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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Integration Testing
Rank 122 111 116
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 24 15 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.79% 0.63% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 0.87% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 15
Average daily rate
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£369 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.23% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £213 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £425 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £28.00
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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2357 1718 2155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 77.41% 71.97% 69.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1440 853 1129
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £515 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 129 213
Average hourly rate £27.00 £36.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.14 £12.55 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £50.00 £41.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Integration Testing across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 September 2014.

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
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 17 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
Norfolk - 6 - -
Cambridgeshire 0 4 £436 +67.50% 3
Bedfordshire -17 4 £350 +64.70%
Suffolk -1 3 £368 -13.52% 1
Hertfordshire -25 3 - - 2
Essex - - - -
Integration Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 28 (52.83%) Finance
2 23 (43.40%) SQL
3 21 (39.62%) User Acceptance Testing
4 19 (35.85%) HP Quality Center
5 14 (26.42%) SQL Server
5 14 (26.42%) ISEB
6 13 (24.53%) HP
7 12 (22.64%) ISTQB
8 11 (20.75%) Software Engineering
8 11 (20.75%) Test Management
8 11 (20.75%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (18.87%) ETL
9 10 (18.87%) Degree
10 9 (16.98%) QA
10 9 (16.98%) MS Excel
11 8 (15.09%) E-Commerce
11 8 (15.09%) System Testing
11 8 (15.09%) JIRA
12 7 (13.21%) Banking
12 7 (13.21%) Retail
12 7 (13.21%) Test Scripting
12 7 (13.21%) Computer Science
12 7 (13.21%) Migration
12 7 (13.21%) Java
13 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (11.32%) EPoS
13 6 (11.32%) Android
13 6 (11.32%) Apple iOS
13 6 (11.32%) Adobe CQ
14 5 (9.43%) Unit Testing

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 6 (11.32%) Adobe CQ
2 4 (7.55%) CMS
3 3 (5.66%) WebLogic
3 3 (5.66%) IIS
3 3 (5.66%) Apache
4 1 (1.89%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (16.98%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) MS Office
3 1 (1.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.89%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (1.89%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) Wireless
1 3 (5.66%) Internet
2 2 (3.77%) Bluetooth
2 2 (3.77%) GSM
2 2 (3.77%) Ethernet
2 2 (3.77%) 3G
2 2 (3.77%) 2G
2 2 (3.77%) ZigBee
3 1 (1.89%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.42%) SQL Server
2 11 (20.75%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.77%) MySQL
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) JIRA
2 2 (3.77%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (3.77%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (3.77%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.89%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.89%) MSI
General
1 28 (52.83%) Finance
2 7 (13.21%) Banking
2 7 (13.21%) Retail
3 4 (7.55%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.77%) Electronics
4 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (22.64%) Analyst
2 10 (18.87%) Test Analyst
3 7 (13.21%) Integration Manager
3 7 (13.21%) Test Coordinator
3 7 (13.21%) Coordinator
3 7 (13.21%) Software Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Software Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Tester
6 4 (7.55%) Systems Tester
7 3 (5.66%) Test Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Test Manager
8 2 (3.77%) Ada Software Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) QA Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Systems Integration Manager
8 2 (3.77%) Systems Manager
8 2 (3.77%) QA Tester
9 1 (1.89%) Integration Test Analyst
9 1 (1.89%) Integration Analyst
9 1 (1.89%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.43%) .NET
2 4 (7.55%) XML
3 2 (3.77%) SOAP
3 2 (3.77%) HTML
3 2 (3.77%) REST
3 2 (3.77%) MDX
4 1 (1.89%) Application Packaging
4 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.32%) EPoS
3 4 (7.55%) Mobile App
3 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.89%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.89%) Handset
4 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.32%) Android
1 6 (11.32%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.77%) UNIX
2 2 (3.77%) Linux
3 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (20.75%) Software Engineering
2 11 (20.75%) Test Management
3 10 (18.87%) ETL
4 8 (15.09%) E-Commerce
4 8 (15.09%) System Testing
5 7 (13.21%) Test Scripting
5 7 (13.21%) Migration
6 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (9.43%) Unit Testing
7 5 (9.43%) Configuration Management
7 5 (9.43%) Android Development
7 5 (9.43%) iOS Development
8 4 (7.55%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (7.55%) Regression Testing
8 4 (7.55%) Performance Testing
8 4 (7.55%) Analytics
9 3 (5.66%) Validation
9 3 (5.66%) Problem Management
9 3 (5.66%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 23 (43.40%) SQL
2 7 (13.21%) Java
3 5 (9.43%) C#
3 5 (9.43%) VB
4 4 (7.55%) C++
4 4 (7.55%) C
5 2 (3.77%) Ada
Qualifications
1 14 (26.42%) ISEB
2 12 (22.64%) ISTQB
3 10 (18.87%) Degree
4 4 (7.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.89%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.98%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 19 (35.85%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.89%) SCCM
2 1 (1.89%) ZENworks
2 1 (1.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (24.53%) HP
2 5 (9.43%) Oracle
3 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.55%) Serena
4 3 (5.66%) SAP
5 2 (3.77%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.89%) Sybase
6 1 (1.89%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.89%) JBoss
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