The table below looks at the statistics for Integration Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integration Testing
Rank 225 238 264
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +26
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 488 444 361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.03% 0.94% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 1.21% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 245 200
Average daily rate £388 £400 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £265 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £362 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +13.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 11 3
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 £22.50 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.75 £44.44 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £38.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
Integration Testing
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38418 36663 34938
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.41% 77.86% 77.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 25454 23704 21566
Average daily rate £430 £425 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +5.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1094 997 1101
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.50% -3.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.72 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Integration Testing across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Integration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in England

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Integration Testing Daily Rate Trend in England

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Integration Testing across the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Integration Testing Daily Rate Histogram in England

Integration Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Integration Testing Hourly Rate Trend in England

Integration Testing
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Integration Testing across the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Integration Testing Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Integration Testing
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
London +27 171 £414 -2.58% 37
South East +30 136 £375 - 11
South West +11 38 £350 -12.50% 17
North West -27 31 £320 +16.36% 14
East of England +14 28 £325 -18.75% 10
Yorkshire -38 25 £485 +38.57% 4
West Midlands -15 20 £450 - 15
North East -11 19 £335 -20.59% 2
East Midlands -3 16 £375 -7.69% 2
Midlands +2 2 £613 -
Integration Testing
UK

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 302 (31.79%) Agile Software Development
2 283 (29.79%) System Integration Testing
3 268 (28.21%) User Acceptance Testing
4 256 (26.95%) Finance
5 237 (24.95%) SQL
6 199 (20.95%) Unit Testing
7 185 (19.47%) Test Scripting
8 174 (18.32%) Security Cleared
9 169 (17.79%) Java
10 150 (15.79%) Linux
11 148 (15.58%) Oracle
12 126 (13.26%) Microsoft
13 125 (13.16%) SQL Server
14 121 (12.74%) Software Engineering
15 119 (12.53%) Unix
16 118 (12.42%) JavaScript
17 114 (12.00%) C#
17 114 (12.00%) SC Cleared
18 112 (11.79%) Project Management
19 110 (11.58%) System Testing
20 108 (11.37%) XML
21 107 (11.26%) Windows
22 106 (11.16%) .NET
23 105 (11.05%) QA
24 103 (10.84%) Functional Testing
25 99 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
26 98 (10.32%) ISTQB
27 95 (10.00%) HTML
28 94 (9.89%) SAP
28 94 (9.89%) Test Strategy

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 39 (4.11%) Node.js
2 33 (3.47%) SharePoint
3 31 (3.26%) Confluence
4 28 (2.95%) BizTalk Server
5 20 (2.11%) CMS
6 15 (1.58%) Elasticsearch
6 15 (1.58%) WebLogic
6 15 (1.58%) WebSphere
7 14 (1.47%) Tomcat
8 12 (1.26%) Apache
9 11 (1.16%) IIS
9 11 (1.16%) Oracle Service Bus
10 10 (1.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 9 (0.95%) JBoss
12 7 (0.74%) Oracle Workflow
13 6 (0.63%) Apache Solr
13 6 (0.63%) NServiceBus
14 5 (0.53%) Drupal
14 5 (0.53%) nginx
14 5 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 41 (4.32%) MS Excel
2 31 (3.26%) MS Office
3 23 (2.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (1.58%) MS Project
5 14 (1.47%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.74%) Simulink
7 3 (0.32%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 31 (3.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
3 13 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
4 11 (1.16%) Oracle BPM
5 10 (1.05%) Oracle Payables
5 10 (1.05%) Oracle Receivables
5 10 (1.05%) SAP MM
6 9 (0.95%) Oracle Financials
6 9 (0.95%) SAP IS-U
7 8 (0.84%) Oracle Cash Management
7 8 (0.84%) Oracle EBS R12
7 8 (0.84%) Oracle General Ledger
7 8 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 7 (0.74%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 7 (0.74%) SAP CO
8 7 (0.74%) SAP ERP
8 7 (0.74%) SAP FI
8 7 (0.74%) SAP HR
9 6 (0.63%) SAP FI/CO
10 5 (0.53%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 21 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (2.11%) GitHub
3 12 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (1.16%) Office 365
4 11 (1.16%) SaaS
5 6 (0.63%) IaaS
6 4 (0.42%) Yammer
7 3 (0.32%) Force.com
7 3 (0.32%) Taleo
8 2 (0.21%) PaaS
9 1 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.11%) Heroku
9 1 (0.11%) Sage Pay
9 1 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 36 (3.79%) HTTP
2 16 (1.68%) Firewall
3 12 (1.26%) SNMP
3 12 (1.26%) TCP/IP
4 8 (0.84%) DNS
5 7 (0.74%) FTP
5 7 (0.74%) SSL
6 6 (0.63%) LAN
6 6 (0.63%) LDAP
6 6 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (0.53%) 2G
7 5 (0.53%) 3G
7 5 (0.53%) WAN
8 4 (0.42%) BGP
8 4 (0.42%) Internet
8 4 (0.42%) Intranet
8 4 (0.42%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (0.42%) RTP
8 4 (0.42%) SAN
8 4 (0.42%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (13.16%) SQL Server
2 57 (6.00%) Relational Database
3 36 (3.79%) Data Warehouse
4 33 (3.47%) MongoDB
5 29 (3.05%) Oracle Database
6 28 (2.95%) MySQL
7 27 (2.84%) PostgreSQL
7 27 (2.84%) SQL Server 2008
8 26 (2.74%) NoSQL
9 25 (2.63%) RDBMS
10 21 (2.21%) SAP BW
11 20 (2.11%) BusinessObjects
12 18 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 17 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
14 15 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
15 11 (1.16%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
16 10 (1.05%) Crystal Analysis
16 10 (1.05%) Redis
17 8 (0.84%) Data Mining
17 8 (0.84%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 88 (9.26%) JIRA
2 87 (9.16%) Selenium
3 79 (8.32%) Cucumber
4 78 (8.21%) Subversion
5 73 (7.68%) Git (software)
6 66 (6.95%) Team Foundation Server
7 50 (5.26%) NUnit
8 45 (4.74%) ClearCase
9 41 (4.32%) Jenkins
9 41 (4.32%) SoapUI
10 40 (4.21%) Ant
10 40 (4.21%) GoogleTest
11 37 (3.89%) CppUnit
12 36 (3.79%) JUnit
13 33 (3.47%) Visual Studio
14 27 (2.84%) WebDriver
15 22 (2.32%) HP UFT
16 21 (2.21%) Jasmine
17 17 (1.79%) LoadRunner
18 14 (1.47%) JMeter
General
1 256 (26.95%) Finance
2 80 (8.42%) Banking
3 62 (6.53%) Manufacturing
4 41 (4.32%) Retail
5 33 (3.47%) Telecoms
6 30 (3.16%) Aerospace
7 27 (2.84%) Investment Banking
8 20 (2.11%) Billing
9 19 (2.00%) Front Office
10 12 (1.26%) Publishing
11 11 (1.16%) Marketing
12 8 (0.84%) Electronics
13 6 (0.63%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.63%) Military
14 5 (0.53%) Back Office
14 5 (0.53%) Games
14 5 (0.53%) General Ledger
14 5 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.42%) Automotive
15 4 (0.42%) Legal
Job Titles
1 239 (25.16%) Analyst
2 223 (23.47%) Developer
3 189 (19.89%) Test Analyst
4 85 (8.95%) Test Manager
5 74 (7.79%) Consultant
6 65 (6.84%) Tester
7 64 (6.74%) Software Engineer
8 51 (5.37%) Java Developer
9 36 (3.79%) Test Leader
10 32 (3.37%) Integration Analyst
11 31 (3.26%) Test Engineer
12 30 (3.16%) Integration Test Analyst
13 28 (2.95%) Business Analyst
14 26 (2.74%) Programme Manager
15 25 (2.63%) C Developer
15 25 (2.63%) SAP Consultant
15 25 (2.63%) SQL Analyst
16 22 (2.32%) Programme Test Manager
16 22 (2.32%) Senior Developer
16 22 (2.32%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (11.37%) XML
2 106 (11.16%) .NET
3 95 (10.00%) HTML
4 92 (9.68%) CSS
5 91 (9.58%) Web Services
6 62 (6.53%) REST
7 55 (5.79%) jQuery
7 55 (5.79%) SOAP
8 39 (4.11%) ASP.NET
9 37 (3.89%) AngularJS
9 37 (3.89%) HTML5
9 37 (3.89%) Middleware
10 34 (3.58%) Spring
11 32 (3.37%) .NET Framework
12 31 (3.26%) Sass
13 28 (2.95%) Ajax
14 24 (2.53%) XSD
15 21 (2.21%) Java EE
16 20 (2.11%) ASP.NET MVC
16 20 (2.11%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 86 (9.05%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (5.79%) Derivative
3 48 (5.05%) Management Information System
4 35 (3.68%) User Experience
5 31 (3.26%) Mobile App
6 30 (3.16%) Visualisation
7 17 (1.79%) PKI
8 15 (1.58%) Data Centre
9 14 (1.47%) SWIFT
10 13 (1.37%) Computer Science
10 13 (1.37%) iPad
11 11 (1.16%) Biometrics
11 11 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
11 11 (1.16%) N-Tier
12 10 (1.05%) Device Driver
12 10 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 9 (0.95%) Fixed Income
13 9 (0.95%) Smart Meter
14 8 (0.84%) Data Integration
15 7 (0.74%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 150 (15.79%) Linux
2 119 (12.53%) Unix
3 107 (11.26%) Windows
4 27 (2.84%) Mac OS X
5 24 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (2.32%) Windows Server
7 17 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (1.37%) Android
10 12 (1.26%) Windows XP
11 9 (0.95%) Windows 7
12 7 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (0.63%) Windows 8
14 5 (0.53%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.42%) CentOS
15 4 (0.42%) Solaris
15 4 (0.42%) VMS
16 3 (0.32%) Debian
16 3 (0.32%) SUSE
16 3 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (31.79%) Agile Software Development
2 283 (29.79%) System Integration Testing
3 268 (28.21%) User Acceptance Testing
4 199 (20.95%) Unit Testing
5 185 (19.47%) Test Scripting
6 121 (12.74%) Software Engineering
7 112 (11.79%) Project Management
8 110 (11.58%) System Testing
9 103 (10.84%) Functional Testing
10 99 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
11 94 (9.89%) Test Strategy
12 93 (9.79%) SDLC
13 86 (9.05%) OO
14 84 (8.84%) Scrum
15 80 (8.42%) Configuration Management
16 78 (8.21%) Migration
17 76 (8.00%) Regression Testing
18 70 (7.37%) Test Automation
19 65 (6.84%) Test Management
20 62 (6.53%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 237 (24.95%) SQL
2 169 (17.79%) Java
3 118 (12.42%) JavaScript
4 114 (12.00%) C#
5 88 (9.26%) Python
6 86 (9.05%) C++
7 84 (8.84%) C
8 37 (3.89%) Shell Script
8 37 (3.89%) T-SQL
9 35 (3.68%) Ruby
10 32 (3.37%) Scala
11 30 (3.16%) PowerShell
12 25 (2.63%) Perl
13 24 (2.53%) PHP
14 17 (1.79%) ABAP
14 17 (1.79%) Ada
15 14 (1.47%) PL/SQL
16 11 (1.16%) VC++
17 9 (0.95%) MATLAB
17 9 (0.95%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 174 (18.32%) Security Cleared
2 114 (12.00%) SC Cleared
3 98 (10.32%) ISTQB
4 78 (8.21%) ISEB
5 74 (7.79%) Degree
6 33 (3.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 16 (1.68%) PMI Certification
8 15 (1.58%) OCA
8 15 (1.58%) OCAJ
8 15 (1.58%) OCP
8 15 (1.58%) Oracle Certification
9 14 (1.47%) DV Cleared
9 14 (1.47%) PMP
10 13 (1.37%) APMP
11 7 (0.74%) CTC Cleared
11 7 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 5 (0.53%) ISEB Practitioner
13 4 (0.42%) BPSS Clearance
13 4 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (0.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (11.05%) QA
2 8 (0.84%) SLA
3 7 (0.74%) SEPA
4 6 (0.63%) DO-178B
5 5 (0.53%) GPG13
5 5 (0.53%) WAI
5 5 (0.53%) WCAG
6 4 (0.42%) Basel III
7 3 (0.32%) MiFID
7 3 (0.32%) SDET
8 2 (0.21%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (0.21%) HL7
9 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.11%) EMIR
9 1 (0.11%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.11%) ISO20022
9 1 (0.11%) ISO26262
9 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (2.95%) Active Directory
2 13 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.42%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.42%) vSphere
4 2 (0.21%) Docker
4 2 (0.21%) Firmware
5 1 (0.11%) NFS
5 1 (0.11%) vCloud
5 1 (0.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 54 (5.68%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (1.37%) SCCM
3 12 (1.26%) Puppet
4 11 (1.16%) MOM
5 9 (0.95%) SCOM
6 6 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (0.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 6 (0.63%) WebSphere Cast Iron
7 4 (0.42%) SCVMM
7 4 (0.42%) Windows Intune
7 4 (0.42%) yum
8 3 (0.32%) Ansible
8 3 (0.32%) FortiGate
9 2 (0.21%) CA Wily
9 2 (0.21%) Control-M
10 1 (0.11%) BladeLogic
10 1 (0.11%) Cisco IPCC
10 1 (0.11%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.11%) OVSD
10 1 (0.11%) vRealize
Vendors
1 148 (15.58%) Oracle
2 126 (13.26%) Microsoft
3 94 (9.89%) SAP
4 56 (5.89%) HP
5 29 (3.05%) IBM
6 17 (1.79%) VMware
7 14 (1.47%) OpenText
7 14 (1.47%) Red Hat
7 14 (1.47%) Serena
8 13 (1.37%) EXTOL
9 12 (1.26%) hybris
10 10 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
11 9 (0.95%) Ariba
11 9 (0.95%) TIBCO
12 8 (0.84%) Adobe
12 8 (0.84%) Cognos
12 8 (0.84%) JD Edwards
12 8 (0.84%) Remedy
13 7 (0.74%) Atlassian
13 7 (0.74%) Google
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