The table below looks at the statistics for Integration Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Integration Testing
Rank 77 83 76
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 17 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.08% 0.85% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 1.16% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 3
Average daily rate
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£369 £290 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.15% -17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £269 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £355 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +9.45%
Integration Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1121 1203 1016
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 70.90% 73.00% 65.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 593 609 430
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £476 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 49 82
Average hourly rate £17.50 £36.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.05% +7.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £56.21 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Integration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Integration Testing Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Integration Testing across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Integration Testing Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Integration Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Integration Testing Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Integration Testing
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Integration Testing within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +10 4 - - 1
Leicestershire +2 2 £356 +0.35%
Lincolnshire - - - - 1
Integration Testing
England

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (27.27%) ISEB
3 9 (27.27%) Scrum
4 7 (21.21%) ISTQB
4 7 (21.21%) Finance
4 7 (21.21%) Test Planning
5 6 (18.18%) Regression Testing
5 6 (18.18%) Software Testing
5 6 (18.18%) Migration
5 6 (18.18%) Test Scripting
5 6 (18.18%) System Testing
6 5 (15.15%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (15.15%) Selenium
6 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
6 5 (15.15%) SQL
6 5 (15.15%) SAP
6 5 (15.15%) Linux
7 4 (12.12%) UNIX
7 4 (12.12%) QA
7 4 (12.12%) Unit Testing
7 4 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (12.12%) Test Strategy
8 3 (9.09%) Data Transformation
8 3 (9.09%) Data Migration
8 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
8 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
8 3 (9.09%) Waterfall
8 3 (9.09%) Test Management
8 3 (9.09%) Performance Testing

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) DNN
2 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Project
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (3.03%) Maximo
2 1 (3.03%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (3.03%) SAP CO
2 1 (3.03%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) DVB
1 2 (6.06%) LAN
1 2 (6.06%) WAN
1 2 (6.06%) Ethernet
1 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.06%) VLAN
2 1 (3.03%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) Data Mart
2 1 (3.03%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.03%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Selenium
2 4 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (9.09%) JUnit
4 1 (3.03%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.03%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.03%) JIRA
4 1 (3.03%) CruiseControl
4 1 (3.03%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (3.03%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Billing
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.03%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Tester
2 6 (18.18%) Analyst
2 6 (18.18%) Test Manager
2 6 (18.18%) Test Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Test Leader
4 3 (9.09%) Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Programme Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Tester
5 2 (6.06%) Functional Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Software Tester
5 2 (6.06%) Automation Tester
5 2 (6.06%) Lead Tester
6 1 (3.03%) Hybris Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Programme Test Manager
6 1 (3.03%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.03%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) XML
1 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
1 2 (6.06%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) REST
2 1 (3.03%) Spring MVC
2 1 (3.03%) jQuery
2 1 (3.03%) Spring
2 1 (3.03%) Ajax
2 1 (3.03%) HTML
2 1 (3.03%) CSS
2 1 (3.03%) JSP
2 1 (3.03%) SOAP
2 1 (3.03%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Mainframe
1 2 (6.06%) MPEG
1 2 (6.06%) STB
1 2 (6.06%) IPTV
1 2 (6.06%) Video on Demand
1 2 (6.06%) Smart Meter
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Firmware
2 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Linux
2 4 (12.12%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (27.27%) Scrum
4 7 (21.21%) Test Planning
5 6 (18.18%) Regression Testing
5 6 (18.18%) Software Testing
5 6 (18.18%) Migration
5 6 (18.18%) Test Scripting
5 6 (18.18%) System Testing
6 4 (12.12%) Unit Testing
6 4 (12.12%) Test Strategy
7 3 (9.09%) Data Transformation
7 3 (9.09%) Data Migration
7 3 (9.09%) Waterfall
7 3 (9.09%) Test Management
7 3 (9.09%) Performance Testing
7 3 (9.09%) Manual Testing
7 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (9.09%) Automated Testing
8 2 (6.06%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) Python
2 2 (6.06%) Tcl
2 2 (6.06%) Perl
2 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.03%) VB
3 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) ISEB
2 7 (21.21%) ISTQB
3 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.06%) Degree
4 2 (6.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (3.03%) APMP
5 1 (3.03%) PMP
5 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.03%) Control-M
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
1 5 (15.15%) SAP
2 3 (9.09%) Citrix
3 2 (6.06%) IBM
3 2 (6.06%) HP
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) hybris
4 1 (3.03%) Verint
4 1 (3.03%) Computacenter
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco
4 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.03%) BT