The table below looks at the statistics for Integration Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Integration Testing
Rank 156 174 164
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -10
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 41 52 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.69% 0.72% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 0.94% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 41 34
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£475 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £325 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £665 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £359 £358 £363
% change year-on-year
+0.34% -1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
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London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4517 5541 5855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 76.47% 76.39% 75.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3410 4083 4330
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 69 89
Average hourly rate £21.62 £20.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.10 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £52.50 £53.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% +3.44%

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Integration Testing across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Integration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Integration Testing across the City of London region.

Integration Testing Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Integration Testing across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Integration Testing Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Integration Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Integration Testing across the City of London region.

Integration Testing Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Integration Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Integration Testing.

1 34 (44.16%) User Acceptance Testing
2 28 (36.36%) Finance
3 25 (32.47%) Web Services
4 24 (31.17%) Java
5 23 (29.87%) Banking
6 21 (27.27%) SQL
6 21 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (22.08%) Oracle
8 16 (20.78%) Test Scripting
8 16 (20.78%) System Testing
8 16 (20.78%) HP Quality Center
9 15 (19.48%) Unit Testing
9 15 (19.48%) SOA
10 14 (18.18%) RESTful
11 13 (16.88%) XML
11 13 (16.88%) Linux
11 13 (16.88%) JavaScript
12 12 (15.58%) Migration
12 12 (15.58%) HP
12 12 (15.58%) Degree
12 12 (15.58%) TDD
12 12 (15.58%) SWIFT
13 11 (14.29%) QA
13 11 (14.29%) Test Automation
14 10 (12.99%) HTML
14 10 (12.99%) SQL Server
14 10 (12.99%) ETL
14 10 (12.99%) E-Commerce
14 10 (12.99%) Test Strategy
15 9 (11.69%) Data Modelling

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Integration Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Integration Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 4 (5.19%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.90%) Apache
4 2 (2.60%) Confluence
4 2 (2.60%) IBM Connections
4 2 (2.60%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.60%) CMS
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.30%) Drupal
5 1 (1.30%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.30%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.30%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (3.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.30%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.30%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.30%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.30%) RMDS
3 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.30%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) Internet
2 2 (2.60%) HTTP
3 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.30%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.99%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.39%) Relational Database
3 7 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (7.79%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (7.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (5.19%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.90%) Star Schema
6 3 (3.90%) MySQL
6 3 (3.90%) DB2
7 2 (2.60%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.60%) Big Data
7 2 (2.60%) SQLPlus
7 2 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.60%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (1.30%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (10.39%) Selenium
2 7 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (7.79%) Git (software)
4 5 (6.49%) JIRA
4 5 (6.49%) WebDriver
4 5 (6.49%) Jenkins
5 4 (5.19%) SoapUI
5 4 (5.19%) JMeter
6 3 (3.90%) JUnit
6 3 (3.90%) Subversion
6 3 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (3.90%) MSTest
6 3 (3.90%) LoadUI
7 2 (2.60%) Moq
7 2 (2.60%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.60%) jMock
7 2 (2.60%) Maven
7 2 (2.60%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.60%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (2.60%) Toad
General
1 28 (36.36%) Finance
2 23 (29.87%) Banking
3 9 (11.69%) Front Office
4 7 (9.09%) Investment Banking
5 4 (5.19%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.60%) Back Office
6 2 (2.60%) Retail
6 2 (2.60%) Advertising
7 1 (1.30%) Electronics
7 1 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.30%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (35.06%) Developer
2 22 (28.57%) Analyst
3 16 (20.78%) Tester
4 12 (15.58%) Test Analyst
5 10 (12.99%) Systems Tester
6 9 (11.69%) Java Developer
7 7 (9.09%) Business Analyst
8 6 (7.79%) Scala Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Banking Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) WebSphere Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Banking Business Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) Test Leader
9 4 (5.19%) Payments Business Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) Consultant
10 3 (3.90%) Programmer
10 3 (3.90%) .NET Developer
10 3 (3.90%) SQL Developer
10 3 (3.90%) Java Programmer
11 2 (2.60%) E-Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (32.47%) Web Services
2 14 (18.18%) RESTful
3 13 (16.88%) XML
4 10 (12.99%) HTML
5 7 (9.09%) REST
5 7 (9.09%) JSON
6 6 (7.79%) J2EE
6 6 (7.79%) CSS
7 4 (5.19%) .NET
7 4 (5.19%) SOAP
7 4 (5.19%) HTML5
8 3 (3.90%) jQuery
8 3 (3.90%) Taglibs
8 3 (3.90%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (3.90%) EJB
8 3 (3.90%) DAO
8 3 (3.90%) Spring
8 3 (3.90%) Struts
8 3 (3.90%) JDBC
8 3 (3.90%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.58%) SWIFT
2 6 (7.79%) Data Integration
2 6 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.49%) Data Conversion
3 5 (6.49%) Derivative
4 4 (5.19%) User Experience
5 3 (3.90%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.90%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.60%) NHS
6 2 (2.60%) Web 2.0
6 2 (2.60%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (2.60%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.30%) iSeries
7 1 (1.30%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.30%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.30%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.30%) AS400
7 1 (1.30%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.88%) Linux
2 8 (10.39%) Windows
3 4 (5.19%) UNIX
3 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.60%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.30%) Android
5 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.30%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (44.16%) User Acceptance Testing
2 21 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (20.78%) Test Scripting
3 16 (20.78%) System Testing
4 15 (19.48%) Unit Testing
4 15 (19.48%) SOA
5 12 (15.58%) TDD
5 12 (15.58%) Migration
6 11 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 10 (12.99%) Test Strategy
7 10 (12.99%) ETL
7 10 (12.99%) E-Commerce
8 9 (11.69%) Data Modelling
8 9 (11.69%) Domain-Driven Design
8 9 (11.69%) Data Migration
9 8 (10.39%) OO
9 8 (10.39%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (10.39%) Risk Management
9 8 (10.39%) Software Testing
9 8 (10.39%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 24 (31.17%) Java
2 21 (27.27%) SQL
3 13 (16.88%) JavaScript
4 9 (11.69%) Scala
5 7 (9.09%) C#
5 7 (9.09%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.60%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.60%) PHP
6 2 (2.60%) VBA
6 2 (2.60%) Python
7 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.30%) Jython
7 1 (1.30%) Ruby
7 1 (1.30%) Groovy
7 1 (1.30%) RPG/400
7 1 (1.30%) RPG IV
7 1 (1.30%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.30%) RPG
7 1 (1.30%) C++
7 1 (1.30%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (15.58%) Degree
2 5 (6.49%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.29%) QA
2 2 (2.60%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (5.19%) Active Directory
1 4 (5.19%) VMware ESX
2 2 (2.60%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.60%) KVM
Systems Management
1 16 (20.78%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.60%) Puppet
2 2 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (2.60%) Nagios
2 2 (2.60%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 17 (22.08%) Oracle
2 12 (15.58%) HP
3 7 (9.09%) IBM
4 5 (6.49%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.49%) Informatica
5 4 (5.19%) VMware
5 4 (5.19%) Cisco
5 4 (5.19%) Juniper
6 3 (3.90%) Teradata
7 2 (2.60%) Atlassian
7 2 (2.60%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.60%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.30%) SAP
8 1 (1.30%) JBoss
8 1 (1.30%) Sybase
8 1 (1.30%) Reuters
8 1 (1.30%) Charles River
8 1 (1.30%) Actimize
City of London
360 Resourcing
Rate: £250 - 300 per day
Posted: 12 days ago