The table below looks at the statistics for Integration Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Integration Testing
England / East of England
Rank 103 110 104
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 19 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.88% 0.77% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 0.99% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 10
Median daily rate £475 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -17.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.21% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 2
Median hourly rate £48.88 £41.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.20% +74.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.95 £35.60 £22.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.25 £49.70 £24.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.63 £42.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+15.08% +5.62%

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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1711 1823 1940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.51% 77.54% 77.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1001 1086 1196
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 176 131
Median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +63.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.05 £12.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.70 £54.58 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Integration Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Integration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Integration Testing Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Integration Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Integration Testing Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Integration Testing
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Integration Testing across the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Integration Testing Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Integration Testing
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Integration Testing within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -1 9 £425 +21.42%
Essex +6 6 £475 +35.71% 1
Cambridgeshire -2 2 £375 +25.00% 1
Bedfordshire +5 1 - -
Norfolk - 1 £475 -
Integration Testing
England

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Integration Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 25 (46.30%) Configuration Management
2 24 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 22 (40.74%) Scrum
4 19 (35.19%) TDD
5 18 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (31.48%) MATLAB
6 17 (31.48%) DevOps
7 15 (27.78%) Simulink
7 15 (27.78%) Finance
8 14 (25.93%) C
8 14 (25.93%) SOA
9 13 (24.07%) UML
9 13 (24.07%) Rational Rhapsody
9 13 (24.07%) Rational DOORS
10 11 (20.37%) SoapUI
10 11 (20.37%) Test Automation
10 11 (20.37%) System Integration Testing
10 11 (20.37%) Ada 95
10 11 (20.37%) Ada
10 11 (20.37%) C++
10 11 (20.37%) SAP
11 10 (18.52%) Web Services
11 10 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (18.52%) Electronics
11 10 (18.52%) Telecoms
11 10 (18.52%) Kanban
12 9 (16.67%) Marketing
12 9 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
12 9 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.26%) Apache
1 5 (9.26%) JBoss
1 5 (9.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (5.56%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.85%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.85%) Confluence
3 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 15 (27.78%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 9 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (7.41%) LabWindows
3 1 (1.85%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.85%) SAP MM
3 1 (1.85%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.96%) HTTP
1 7 (12.96%) SSL
1 7 (12.96%) TCP/IP
2 4 (7.41%) RS-422
3 1 (1.85%) Firewall
3 1 (1.85%) Wireless
3 1 (1.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.85%) CouchDB
3 1 (1.85%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.85%) HBase
3 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.85%) Neo4j
3 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.85%) Redis
3 1 (1.85%) Riak
3 1 (1.85%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (24.07%) Rational DOORS
1 13 (24.07%) Rational Rhapsody
2 11 (20.37%) SoapUI
3 8 (14.81%) Git (software)
3 8 (14.81%) Jenkins
4 5 (9.26%) Selenium
4 5 (9.26%) Subversion
5 4 (7.41%) JIRA
5 4 (7.41%) WebDriver
6 3 (5.56%) Cucumber
6 3 (5.56%) JUnit
6 3 (5.56%) Maven
7 1 (1.85%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.85%) JBehave
General
1 15 (27.78%) Finance
2 10 (18.52%) Electronics
2 10 (18.52%) Telecoms
3 9 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 9 (16.67%) Marketing
4 2 (3.70%) Automotive
5 1 (1.85%) Military
5 1 (1.85%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.85%) Publishing
5 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (35.19%) Software Engineer
2 9 (16.67%) Ada Engineer
2 9 (16.67%) Ada Software Engineer
3 7 (12.96%) Test Automation Specialist
3 7 (12.96%) Test Specialist
4 5 (9.26%) Lead DevOps
4 5 (9.26%) Test Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Test Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Automation Test Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) C Software Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Integration Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) QA Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Senior DevOps
6 3 (5.56%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.52%) Web Services
2 8 (14.81%) SOAP
3 5 (9.26%) J2EE
3 5 (9.26%) Middleware
4 3 (5.56%) Gherkin
4 3 (5.56%) Hibernate
4 3 (5.56%) RESTful
4 3 (5.56%) Spring
5 2 (3.70%) .NET
5 2 (3.70%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (3.70%) CSS
5 2 (3.70%) Entity Framework
5 2 (3.70%) HTML
5 2 (3.70%) jQuery
6 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.85%) D3.js
6 1 (1.85%) SAP ALE
6 1 (1.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.85%) Blockchain
1 1 (1.85%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.81%) Linux
1 8 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (3.70%) Windows
3 1 (1.85%) Android
3 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.85%) Unix
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (46.30%) Configuration Management
2 24 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 22 (40.74%) Scrum
4 19 (35.19%) TDD
5 18 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (31.48%) DevOps
7 14 (25.93%) SOA
8 13 (24.07%) UML
9 11 (20.37%) System Integration Testing
9 11 (20.37%) Test Automation
10 10 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (18.52%) Kanban
11 9 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
11 9 (16.67%) Programme Management
11 9 (16.67%) Yourdon
12 8 (14.81%) Open Source
13 7 (12.96%) Continuous Delivery
13 7 (12.96%) Test Strategy
14 6 (11.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (31.48%) MATLAB
2 14 (25.93%) C
3 11 (20.37%) Ada
3 11 (20.37%) Ada 95
3 11 (20.37%) C++
4 7 (12.96%) Perl
5 6 (11.11%) Java
6 3 (5.56%) C#
6 3 (5.56%) Embedded C
6 3 (5.56%) Embedded C++
6 3 (5.56%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) SC Cleared
1 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.85%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) QA
2 1 (1.85%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (14.81%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (14.81%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (20.37%) SAP
2 5 (9.26%) Oracle
2 5 (9.26%) WSO2
3 4 (7.41%) Serena
4 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.85%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.85%) Google
5 1 (1.85%) IBM
5 1 (1.85%) Mapbox