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 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Integration Testing
Rank 159 193 154
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -39
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 46 35 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.76% 0.49% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 0.64% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 28 33
Average daily rate
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£475 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £324 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £515 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.69% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.75
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.91%
Integration Testing
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
4628 5440 5260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 76.75% 76.45% 75.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3581 4025 3946
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.13% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 75 85
Average hourly rate £15.00 £21.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -32.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.65 £16.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £52.82 £53.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

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 October 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 October 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 41 (47.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 34 (39.53%) Finance
3 29 (33.72%) Banking
4 25 (29.07%) Java
4 25 (29.07%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (26.74%) Web Services
6 21 (24.42%) SQL
6 21 (24.42%) Oracle
7 18 (20.93%) JavaScript
8 17 (19.77%) Test Scripting
9 16 (18.60%) Unit Testing
9 16 (18.60%) Linux
10 15 (17.44%) SOA
10 15 (17.44%) HTML
10 15 (17.44%) System Testing
10 15 (17.44%) QA
10 15 (17.44%) SWIFT
10 15 (17.44%) Test Strategy
11 14 (16.28%) TDD
12 13 (15.12%) XML
12 13 (15.12%) RESTful
12 13 (15.12%) HP Quality Center
13 12 (13.95%) Scala
13 12 (13.95%) Degree
13 12 (13.95%) HP
13 12 (13.95%) Front Office
14 11 (12.79%) Migration
14 11 (12.79%) Data Modelling
15 10 (11.63%) E-Commerce
15 10 (11.63%) ETL

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

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 8 (9.30%) WebSphere
2 6 (6.98%) CMS
3 4 (4.65%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.49%) Apache
5 2 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.33%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (2.33%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.33%) Node.js
5 2 (2.33%) IBM Connections
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (1.16%) Confluence
6 1 (1.16%) Drupal
6 1 (1.16%) JBoss
6 1 (1.16%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (2.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.65%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.16%) CSG Singleview
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.49%) HTTP
2 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.16%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.14%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (6.98%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (6.98%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.65%) MySQL
4 4 (4.65%) RDBMS
4 4 (4.65%) Big Data
5 3 (3.49%) Star Schema
5 3 (3.49%) DB2
6 2 (2.33%) SQLPlus
6 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (1.16%) Triplestore
7 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.16%) Voldemort
7 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (9.30%) Selenium
2 7 (8.14%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.98%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (6.98%) WebDriver
4 5 (5.81%) Cucumber
4 5 (5.81%) JIRA
4 5 (5.81%) JUnit
5 4 (4.65%) JMeter
5 4 (4.65%) Subversion
5 4 (4.65%) SoapUI
5 4 (4.65%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.49%) Jasmine
6 3 (3.49%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (3.49%) LoadUI
6 3 (3.49%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.33%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (2.33%) JDeveloper
7 2 (2.33%) jMock
7 2 (2.33%) MSTest
7 2 (2.33%) Moq
General
1 34 (39.53%) Finance
2 29 (33.72%) Banking
3 12 (13.95%) Front Office
4 10 (11.63%) Investment Banking
5 8 (9.30%) Financial Institution
6 6 (6.98%) Retail
7 3 (3.49%) Back Office
8 2 (2.33%) Retail Banking
9 1 (1.16%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (1.16%) Billing
9 1 (1.16%) Advertising
9 1 (1.16%) Publishing
9 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
9 1 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 34 (39.53%) Developer
2 28 (32.56%) Analyst
3 15 (17.44%) Tester
4 14 (16.28%) Test Analyst
5 9 (10.47%) Systems Tester
5 9 (10.47%) Java Developer
6 8 (9.30%) Systems Analyst
7 7 (8.14%) Scala Developer
7 7 (8.14%) Business Analyst
8 5 (5.81%) .NET Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Consultant
9 4 (4.65%) Test Leader
9 4 (4.65%) Banking Analyst
9 4 (4.65%) Banking Business Analyst
9 4 (4.65%) WebSphere Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Payments Business Analyst
10 3 (3.49%) Java Programmer
10 3 (3.49%) Test Engineer
10 3 (3.49%) Test Consultant
10 3 (3.49%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (26.74%) Web Services
2 15 (17.44%) HTML
3 13 (15.12%) XML
3 13 (15.12%) RESTful
4 9 (10.47%) CSS
5 8 (9.30%) jQuery
5 8 (9.30%) REST
6 7 (8.14%) Spring
6 7 (8.14%) .NET
7 6 (6.98%) Middleware
7 6 (6.98%) HTML5
7 6 (6.98%) JSON
8 5 (5.81%) J2EE
9 4 (4.65%) JSP
9 4 (4.65%) SOAP
9 4 (4.65%) Hibernate
9 4 (4.65%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (3.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (3.49%) AngularJS
10 3 (3.49%) DAO
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.44%) SWIFT
2 6 (6.98%) Data Integration
2 6 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.81%) Data Conversion
4 4 (4.65%) Derivative
4 4 (4.65%) User Experience
5 3 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.49%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.49%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.33%) NHS
6 2 (2.33%) Web 2.0
7 1 (1.16%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.16%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.16%) Ontologies
7 1 (1.16%) iSeries
7 1 (1.16%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.16%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.16%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.16%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 16 (18.60%) Linux
2 9 (10.47%) Windows
3 8 (9.30%) UNIX
4 4 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.16%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.16%) Android
5 1 (1.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (47.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 25 (29.07%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (19.77%) Test Scripting
4 16 (18.60%) Unit Testing
5 15 (17.44%) SOA
5 15 (17.44%) System Testing
5 15 (17.44%) Test Strategy
6 14 (16.28%) TDD
7 11 (12.79%) Migration
7 11 (12.79%) Data Modelling
8 10 (11.63%) E-Commerce
8 10 (11.63%) ETL
8 10 (11.63%) OO
8 10 (11.63%) User Stories
9 9 (10.47%) Test Automation
9 9 (10.47%) Domain-Driven Design
10 8 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (9.30%) Validation
10 8 (9.30%) Risk Management
10 8 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 25 (29.07%) Java
2 21 (24.42%) SQL
3 18 (20.93%) JavaScript
4 12 (13.95%) Scala
5 9 (10.47%) PL/SQL
6 7 (8.14%) C#
7 3 (3.49%) Python
7 3 (3.49%) PHP
8 2 (2.33%) VBA
8 2 (2.33%) Perl
8 2 (2.33%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.33%) Groovy
8 2 (2.33%) Ruby
9 1 (1.16%) RPG/400
9 1 (1.16%) RPG IV
9 1 (1.16%) SPARQL
9 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.16%) Jython
9 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (13.95%) Degree
2 6 (6.98%) ISEB
3 1 (1.16%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (17.44%) QA
2 2 (2.33%) HL7
3 1 (1.16%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (4.65%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.65%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (15.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (24.42%) Oracle
2 12 (13.95%) HP
3 7 (8.14%) IBM
4 5 (5.81%) Informatica
4 5 (5.81%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.65%) Cisco
5 4 (4.65%) Juniper
5 4 (4.65%) VMware
6 3 (3.49%) Teradata
7 2 (2.33%) Business Objects
7 2 (2.33%) Adobe
7 2 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.33%) hybris
8 1 (1.16%) Demandware
8 1 (1.16%) Actimize
8 1 (1.16%) ATG
8 1 (1.16%) Charles River
8 1 (1.16%) Sybase
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
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