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 29 May 2016 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integration Testing
Rank 88 121 102
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -19
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 42 18 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.70% 0.63% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 0.81% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 9 12
Median daily rate £425 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -1.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £272 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £410 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 7
Median hourly rate £47.50 - £37.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.20 - £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 - £38.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.40 £42.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +14.86%
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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1945 2210 2237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 78.94% 77.33% 75.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1126 1263 1261
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 159 153
Median hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +14.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Integration Testing across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Integration Testing Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 May 2016.

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 29 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cambridgeshire +24 11 £370 -1.33%
Hertfordshire +20 11 £450 -
Bedfordshire +11 10 £625 -
Essex +4 8 £413 +13.79%
Suffolk -10 1 - -
Integration Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 (32.89%) Software Engineering
2 20 (26.32%) C#
3 18 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (21.05%) .NET
4 16 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (21.05%) Change Control
5 15 (19.74%) Unit Testing
5 15 (19.74%) WPF
5 15 (19.74%) .NET Framework
5 15 (19.74%) Visual Studio
6 13 (17.11%) SQL
7 10 (13.16%) Migration
7 10 (13.16%) WinForms
8 9 (11.84%) Oracle
8 9 (11.84%) E-Commerce
8 9 (11.84%) Selenium
8 9 (11.84%) WCF
8 9 (11.84%) System Testing
9 8 (10.53%) System Integration Testing
9 8 (10.53%) Web Services
9 8 (10.53%) Retail
9 8 (10.53%) ISTQB
10 7 (9.21%) SOAP
10 7 (9.21%) C++
10 7 (9.21%) Ada
10 7 (9.21%) ISEB
10 7 (9.21%) MATLAB
10 7 (9.21%) Simulink
10 7 (9.21%) Non-Functional Testing
10 7 (9.21%) Ada 95

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 (6.58%) CMS
2 3 (3.95%) Confluence
2 3 (3.95%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.32%) JBoss
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.32%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.32%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (9.21%) Simulink
2 3 (3.95%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (2.63%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.32%) LabWindows
3 1 (1.32%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.32%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.32%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.32%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.32%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) Bluetooth
1 2 (2.63%) Firewall
1 2 (2.63%) Internet
1 2 (2.63%) VPN
1 2 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.32%) RS-422
2 1 (1.32%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.58%) Oracle Database
2 4 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.32%) Big Data
4 1 (1.32%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 15 (19.74%) Visual Studio
2 9 (11.84%) Selenium
3 6 (7.89%) JIRA
4 5 (6.58%) SoapUI
5 4 (5.26%) Cucumber
5 4 (5.26%) Rational Rhapsody
6 3 (3.95%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.95%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.95%) SpecFlow
6 3 (3.95%) Zephyr
7 2 (2.63%) ClearCase
7 2 (2.63%) HP UFT
7 2 (2.63%) Robot Framework
7 2 (2.63%) TestDirector
8 1 (1.32%) Gradle
8 1 (1.32%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (1.32%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.32%) WinRunner
General
1 8 (10.53%) Retail
2 7 (9.21%) Banking
3 5 (6.58%) Finance
4 3 (3.95%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.63%) Automotive
5 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (28.95%) Software Engineer
2 15 (19.74%) Analyst
3 13 (17.11%) Test Analyst
4 7 (9.21%) Developer
4 7 (9.21%) Release Manager
5 6 (7.89%) Test Manager
6 5 (6.58%) Defect Manager
6 5 (6.58%) WPF Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Tester
8 3 (3.95%) .NET Developer
8 3 (3.95%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (3.95%) C# Developer
8 3 (3.95%) C# WPF Developer
8 3 (3.95%) Consultant
8 3 (3.95%) Functional QA Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Integration Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Migration Manager
8 3 (3.95%) QA Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Systems Integration Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.05%) .NET
2 15 (19.74%) .NET Framework
2 15 (19.74%) WPF
3 10 (13.16%) WinForms
4 9 (11.84%) WCF
5 8 (10.53%) Web Services
6 7 (9.21%) SOAP
7 6 (7.89%) XML
8 4 (5.26%) AngularJS
8 4 (5.26%) HTML
8 4 (5.26%) HTML5
9 3 (3.95%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (3.95%) REST
9 3 (3.95%) Silverlight
10 2 (2.63%) COM
10 2 (2.63%) Middleware
10 2 (2.63%) WSDL
10 2 (2.63%) XSD
10 2 (2.63%) XSLT
11 1 (1.32%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.58%) SCADA
2 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.95%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.63%) iPad
3 2 (2.63%) Smartcard
4 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.58%) Linux
2 3 (3.95%) Unix
2 3 (3.95%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.89%) Software Engineering
2 18 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (21.05%) Change Control
3 16 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
4 15 (19.74%) Unit Testing
5 10 (13.16%) Migration
6 9 (11.84%) E-Commerce
6 9 (11.84%) System Testing
7 8 (10.53%) System Integration Testing
8 7 (9.21%) Non-Functional Testing
8 7 (9.21%) Release Management
9 6 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (7.89%) Defect Management
9 6 (7.89%) Functional Testing
9 6 (7.89%) SDLC
10 5 (6.58%) Content Management
10 5 (6.58%) TDD
10 5 (6.58%) Test Scripting
10 5 (6.58%) Test Strategy
10 5 (6.58%) UML
Programming Languages
1 20 (26.32%) C#
2 13 (17.11%) SQL
3 7 (9.21%) Ada
3 7 (9.21%) Ada 95
3 7 (9.21%) C++
3 7 (9.21%) MATLAB
4 6 (7.89%) C
5 5 (6.58%) Java
6 3 (3.95%) Embedded C
6 3 (3.95%) Embedded C++
6 3 (3.95%) XAML
7 2 (2.63%) Python
8 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.32%) Perl
8 1 (1.32%) VC++
Qualifications
1 8 (10.53%) ISTQB
2 7 (9.21%) ISEB
3 3 (3.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.63%) Degree
4 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.32%) PhD
5 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.58%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (11.84%) Oracle
2 6 (7.89%) SAP
3 4 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.95%) JDA
5 2 (2.63%) BMC
5 2 (2.63%) Infor
5 2 (2.63%) Remedy
5 2 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.63%) VMware
6 1 (1.32%) HP
6 1 (1.32%) IBM
6 1 (1.32%) Serena