The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the East Midlands region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Integration Testing
Rank 74 79 74
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 21 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.30% 0.62% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% 0.90% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 5
Average daily rate £300 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.07% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £385 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £385 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1196 887 911
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 74.15% 68.71% 64.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 623 441 439
Average daily rate £350 £373 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.10% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 66 71
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.00 £44.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.81 £11.85 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Integration Testing
England

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
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +1 5 - -
Leicestershire - 1 £370 - 1
Northamptonshire - - - - 1
Integration Testing
England

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 13 (48.15%) ISEB
1 13 (48.15%) ISTQB
2 12 (44.44%) Software Testing
3 9 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (33.33%) Scrum
4 8 (29.63%) Linux
5 7 (25.93%) E-Commerce
5 7 (25.93%) Regression Testing
6 6 (22.22%) Automated Testing
6 6 (22.22%) Test Scripting
6 6 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (22.22%) Waterfall
7 5 (18.52%) V-Model
7 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
7 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
7 5 (18.52%) Java
7 5 (18.52%) SAP
8 4 (14.81%) Migration
8 4 (14.81%) SQL
8 4 (14.81%) Citrix
8 4 (14.81%) Data Transformation
9 3 (11.11%) System Testing
9 3 (11.11%) Selenium
9 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
9 3 (11.11%) .NET
9 3 (11.11%) Oracle
9 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
9 3 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (11.11%) Degree
10 2 (7.41%) Extreme Programming

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (7.41%) DNN
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (11.11%) Selenium
3 2 (7.41%) CruiseControl
3 2 (7.41%) JUnit
3 2 (7.41%) SoapUI
3 2 (7.41%) MSTest
4 1 (3.70%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
1 2 (7.41%) Aerospace
1 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Analyst
1 12 (44.44%) Test Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Tester
3 5 (18.52%) Test Manager
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Test Manager
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Test Leader
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Software Tester
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Tester
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Lead Tester
7 1 (3.70%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 3 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) REST
2 1 (3.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Smart Meter
2 1 (3.70%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Software Testing
2 9 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (33.33%) Scrum
3 7 (25.93%) E-Commerce
3 7 (25.93%) Regression Testing
4 6 (22.22%) Automated Testing
4 6 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 6 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 5 (18.52%) V-Model
6 4 (14.81%) Migration
6 4 (14.81%) Data Transformation
7 3 (11.11%) System Testing
8 2 (7.41%) Extreme Programming
8 2 (7.41%) Web Design
8 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (7.41%) PRINCE
8 2 (7.41%) Project Management
8 2 (7.41%) Change Management
8 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
8 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) Java
2 4 (14.81%) SQL
3 2 (7.41%) VB
3 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (48.15%) ISEB
1 13 (48.15%) ISTQB
2 3 (11.11%) Degree
3 2 (7.41%) PMP
3 2 (7.41%) PMI Certification
3 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) APMP
4 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.70%) MOM
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
1 5 (18.52%) SAP
2 4 (14.81%) Citrix
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle
4 2 (7.41%) BT
4 2 (7.41%) Computacenter
4 2 (7.41%) HP
4 2 (7.41%) Salesforce.com
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