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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Integration Testing
Rank 125 107 119
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +12
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 20 21 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.65% 0.87% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 1.22% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 12
Average daily rate
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£325 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £222 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £425 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.75
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.91%
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
2382 1719 2140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 77.19% 71.15% 69.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1518 904 1136
Average daily rate £400 £363 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -7.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 140 188
Average hourly rate £24.12 £36.00 £26.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.00% +33.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £13.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.20 £46.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

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
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 21 October 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 - 7 £300 - 1
Cambridgeshire +3 3 £275 +5.76% 5
Bedfordshire -14 3 £350 +64.70%
Essex -16 3 £325 -31.57%
Suffolk +2 2 £370 -12.94% 1
Hertfordshire -24 1 - -
Integration Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 26 (45.61%) Finance
2 24 (42.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 23 (40.35%) SQL
4 20 (35.09%) HP Quality Center
5 17 (29.82%) ISEB
6 15 (26.32%) SQL Server
7 14 (24.56%) HP
8 12 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (21.05%) ISTQB
9 11 (19.30%) Software Engineering
9 11 (19.30%) Degree
9 11 (19.30%) QA
9 11 (19.30%) Test Management
10 10 (17.54%) ETL
11 8 (14.04%) Regression Testing
11 8 (14.04%) E-Commerce
11 8 (14.04%) MS Excel
11 8 (14.04%) Test Scripting
11 8 (14.04%) System Testing
11 8 (14.04%) Performance Testing
11 8 (14.04%) Computer Science
11 8 (14.04%) JIRA
12 7 (12.28%) Migration
12 7 (12.28%) Retail
12 7 (12.28%) Java
13 6 (10.53%) Configuration Management
13 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
13 6 (10.53%) EPoS
13 6 (10.53%) Internet
13 6 (10.53%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (10.53%) Adobe CQ
2 4 (7.02%) CMS
3 3 (5.26%) WebLogic
3 3 (5.26%) IIS
3 3 (5.26%) Apache
4 1 (1.75%) JBoss
4 1 (1.75%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (14.04%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.26%) MS Project
3 1 (1.75%) MS Office
3 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.75%) Simulink
3 1 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.75%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.75%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.75%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.53%) Internet
2 3 (5.26%) Wireless
3 2 (3.51%) 2G
3 2 (3.51%) 3G
3 2 (3.51%) Bluetooth
3 2 (3.51%) GSM
3 2 (3.51%) Ethernet
3 2 (3.51%) ZigBee
4 1 (1.75%) FTP
4 1 (1.75%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 12 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.51%) MySQL
4 1 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.75%) Data Mart
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (14.04%) JIRA
2 2 (3.51%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.75%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (1.75%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.75%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 26 (45.61%) Finance
2 7 (12.28%) Retail
3 6 (10.53%) Banking
4 4 (7.02%) Manufacturing
5 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.51%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (28.07%) Analyst
2 13 (22.81%) Test Analyst
3 7 (12.28%) Integration Manager
3 7 (12.28%) Developer
4 6 (10.53%) Software Developer
4 6 (10.53%) Tester
4 6 (10.53%) Software Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Coordinator
5 5 (8.77%) Test Coordinator
5 5 (8.77%) Systems Tester
6 3 (5.26%) Test Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Test Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Systems Integration Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Systems Manager
7 2 (3.51%) QA Tester
7 2 (3.51%) QA Analyst
8 1 (1.75%) Transition Manager
8 1 (1.75%) Integration Test Analyst
8 1 (1.75%) Lead Architect
8 1 (1.75%) Integration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) .NET
2 4 (7.02%) XML
3 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.51%) SOAP
3 2 (3.51%) MDX
3 2 (3.51%) REST
3 2 (3.51%) HTML
4 1 (1.75%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.53%) EPoS
3 4 (7.02%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.02%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.26%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.75%) User Experience
5 1 (1.75%) Handset
5 1 (1.75%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.53%) Android
1 6 (10.53%) Apple iOS
2 3 (5.26%) Windows
2 3 (5.26%) Linux
2 3 (5.26%) Windows XP
3 2 (3.51%) UNIX
4 1 (1.75%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.11%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (19.30%) Test Management
2 11 (19.30%) Software Engineering
3 10 (17.54%) ETL
4 8 (14.04%) Regression Testing
4 8 (14.04%) E-Commerce
4 8 (14.04%) Test Scripting
4 8 (14.04%) System Testing
4 8 (14.04%) Performance Testing
5 7 (12.28%) Migration
6 6 (10.53%) Configuration Management
6 6 (10.53%) Unit Testing
7 5 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (8.77%) Android Development
7 5 (8.77%) iOS Development
7 5 (8.77%) Mentoring
8 4 (7.02%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (7.02%) Test Strategy
8 4 (7.02%) Analytics
9 3 (5.26%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (40.35%) SQL
2 7 (12.28%) Java
3 6 (10.53%) C#
4 5 (8.77%) C
4 5 (8.77%) VB
5 4 (7.02%) C++
6 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.75%) Ada
6 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.75%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 17 (29.82%) ISEB
2 12 (21.05%) ISTQB
3 11 (19.30%) Degree
4 6 (10.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (5.26%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (19.30%) QA
Systems Management
1 20 (35.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (24.56%) HP
2 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.77%) Oracle
4 3 (5.26%) SAP
4 3 (5.26%) Serena
5 2 (3.51%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.75%) Sybase
6 1 (1.75%) Business Objects
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