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 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integration Testing
Rank 203 253 234
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -19
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 616 432 467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.20% 0.85% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 1.08% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 238 266
Average daily rate £413 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.89% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 8 11
Average hourly rate £42.50 £41.75 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.79% +4.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £36.70 £37.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.70 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £41.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+1.79% +4.37%
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
41817 39938 38639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.64% 79.00% 77.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 27937 25262 24470
Average daily rate £445 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.07% +4.87%
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 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 913 1172 1126
Average hourly rate £32.50 £29.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £47.50 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 28 April 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 +61 241 £448 +5.29% 32
South East +55 151 £400 +21.90% 13
North West +4 59 £425 +13.33% 5
East of England +47 45 £425 +44.68% 5
South West +24 41 £375 -7.69% 12
West Midlands -13 27 £375 -12.79% 14
Yorkshire -21 24 £450 +20.00% 7
North East -32 15 £310 -38.00%
East Midlands 0 8 £475 +52.61% 1
Midlands -10 1 - -
Integration Testing
UK

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 367 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
2 285 (26.94%) Finance
2 285 (26.94%) System Integration Testing
3 271 (25.61%) User Acceptance Testing
4 256 (24.20%) SQL
5 208 (19.66%) Java
6 190 (17.96%) Oracle
7 187 (17.67%) Test Scripting
8 183 (17.30%) Security Cleared
8 183 (17.30%) Unit Testing
9 160 (15.12%) Linux
10 144 (13.61%) SQL Server
11 143 (13.52%) Microsoft
12 138 (13.04%) Software Engineering
13 136 (12.85%) XML
13 136 (12.85%) Functional Testing
14 135 (12.76%) SDLC
15 133 (12.57%) JavaScript
16 127 (12.00%) Unix
17 126 (11.91%) SC Cleared
18 122 (11.53%) JIRA
18 122 (11.53%) .NET
19 121 (11.44%) C#
20 120 (11.34%) SAP
21 116 (10.96%) QA
22 111 (10.49%) Continuous Integration
23 110 (10.40%) Regression Testing
24 109 (10.30%) HTML
24 109 (10.30%) Project Management
25 107 (10.11%) ISTQB

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 53 (5.01%) SharePoint
2 43 (4.06%) Confluence
3 35 (3.31%) Node.js
4 30 (2.84%) WebSphere
5 29 (2.74%) Tomcat
6 28 (2.65%) JBoss
7 22 (2.08%) Apache
8 20 (1.89%) CMS
8 20 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
9 17 (1.61%) Mule
10 16 (1.51%) BizTalk Server
10 16 (1.51%) IIS
10 16 (1.51%) Oracle Service Bus
11 13 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 13 (1.23%) WebLogic
12 10 (0.95%) OpenStack
12 10 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
13 9 (0.85%) nginx
13 9 (0.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 8 (0.76%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 73 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 53 (5.01%) MS Office
3 22 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (1.89%) MS Project
5 19 (1.80%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.66%) Simulink
7 3 (0.28%) Mingle
8 2 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 26 (2.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (1.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 17 (1.61%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 17 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
4 13 (1.23%) Oracle Payables
5 11 (1.04%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 11 (1.04%) Oracle Receivables
5 11 (1.04%) SAP IS-U
6 10 (0.95%) SAP MM
7 9 (0.85%) SAP FI
8 8 (0.76%) Magento
8 8 (0.76%) Oracle Cash Management
8 8 (0.76%) Oracle EBS R12
8 8 (0.76%) Oracle General Ledger
8 8 (0.76%) SAP ERP
9 7 (0.66%) Oracle Financials
10 6 (0.57%) Oracle BPM
10 6 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
10 6 (0.57%) SAP HCM
10 6 (0.57%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 26 (2.46%) GitHub
2 25 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (1.51%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (1.04%) Office 365
5 8 (0.76%) SaaS
6 7 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (0.66%) IaaS
6 7 (0.66%) Taleo
6 7 (0.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 7 (0.66%) Yammer
7 5 (0.47%) SuccessFactors
8 4 (0.38%) Force.com
9 2 (0.19%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 1 (0.095%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.095%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (3.59%) HTTP
2 20 (1.89%) SSL
3 19 (1.80%) LDAP
4 16 (1.51%) Firewall
5 15 (1.42%) DNS
6 10 (0.95%) 3G
7 9 (0.85%) Diameter Protocol
7 9 (0.85%) SIGTRAN
7 9 (0.85%) VPN
8 8 (0.76%) 4G
8 8 (0.76%) INAP
8 8 (0.76%) SAN
8 8 (0.76%) SNMP
8 8 (0.76%) TCP/IP
9 7 (0.66%) Internet
9 7 (0.66%) LAN
9 7 (0.66%) LTE
9 7 (0.66%) MGW
9 7 (0.66%) Reverse Proxy
9 7 (0.66%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (13.61%) SQL Server
2 65 (6.14%) Relational Database
3 53 (5.01%) Data Warehouse
4 38 (3.59%) MongoDB
5 36 (3.40%) NoSQL
6 34 (3.21%) Oracle Database
7 31 (2.93%) RDBMS
8 28 (2.65%) MySQL
9 22 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
9 22 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
10 21 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (0.95%) SAP HANA
11 10 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 8 (0.76%) Data Mining
13 7 (0.66%) BusinessObjects
13 7 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 6 (0.57%) Oracle BI EE
14 6 (0.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 6 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
15 5 (0.47%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 122 (11.53%) JIRA
2 90 (8.51%) Subversion
3 78 (7.37%) Selenium
4 73 (6.90%) Git (software)
5 67 (6.33%) Cucumber
6 62 (5.86%) Team Foundation Server
7 60 (5.67%) Jenkins
8 53 (5.01%) JUnit
9 46 (4.35%) Ant
9 46 (4.35%) NUnit
9 46 (4.35%) SoapUI
10 39 (3.69%) Maven
11 38 (3.59%) ClearCase
12 36 (3.40%) GoogleTest
13 34 (3.21%) CppUnit
14 33 (3.12%) Visual Studio
15 28 (2.65%) WebDriver
16 27 (2.55%) HP UFT
17 24 (2.27%) Toad
18 19 (1.80%) Rational DOORS
General
1 285 (26.94%) Finance
2 101 (9.55%) Banking
3 66 (6.24%) Retail
4 62 (5.86%) Telecoms
5 57 (5.39%) Manufacturing
6 32 (3.02%) Front Office
7 28 (2.65%) Investment Banking
8 26 (2.46%) Marketing
9 21 (1.98%) Billing
9 21 (1.98%) Electronics
10 14 (1.32%) Aerospace
11 11 (1.04%) Back Office
12 10 (0.95%) Publishing
13 7 (0.66%) Military
14 6 (0.57%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.57%) Games
14 6 (0.57%) Wholesale Banking
15 5 (0.47%) Automotive
15 5 (0.47%) Avionics
16 4 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 265 (25.05%) Developer
2 228 (21.55%) Analyst
3 181 (17.11%) Test Analyst
4 89 (8.41%) Test Manager
5 73 (6.90%) Tester
6 71 (6.71%) Consultant
7 70 (6.62%) Java Developer
8 64 (6.05%) Software Engineer
9 53 (5.01%) Test Leader
10 40 (3.78%) Senior Developer
11 35 (3.31%) Test Engineer
12 31 (2.93%) Business Analyst
13 28 (2.65%) Programme Manager
14 26 (2.46%) Architect
15 24 (2.27%) .NET Developer
15 24 (2.27%) Project Manager
15 24 (2.27%) SAP Consultant
16 23 (2.17%) Banking Analyst
16 23 (2.17%) C Developer
16 23 (2.17%) Programme Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (12.85%) XML
2 122 (11.53%) .NET
3 109 (10.30%) HTML
4 105 (9.92%) Web Services
5 101 (9.55%) CSS
6 74 (6.99%) SOAP
7 71 (6.71%) Spring
8 60 (5.67%) REST
9 54 (5.10%) jQuery
10 50 (4.73%) HTML5
11 44 (4.16%) ASP.NET
11 44 (4.16%) Middleware
12 40 (3.78%) AngularJS
13 39 (3.69%) Ajax
14 36 (3.40%) .NET Framework
14 36 (3.40%) Sass
15 34 (3.21%) XSD
16 33 (3.12%) Java EE
17 30 (2.84%) Spring MVC
18 29 (2.74%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 83 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (4.63%) Derivative
3 37 (3.50%) User Experience
4 31 (2.93%) Mobile App
5 30 (2.84%) PKI
6 29 (2.74%) Management Information System
7 22 (2.08%) Computer Science
7 22 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 20 (1.89%) Visualisation
9 19 (1.80%) Algorithms
10 17 (1.61%) Data Centre
11 16 (1.51%) iPad
12 15 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
12 15 (1.42%) SWIFT
13 14 (1.32%) Cryptography
14 13 (1.23%) Data Integration
15 11 (1.04%) N-Tier
16 10 (0.95%) AS400
16 10 (0.95%) Smart Meter
17 9 (0.85%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 160 (15.12%) Linux
2 127 (12.00%) Unix
3 101 (9.55%) Windows
4 29 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (2.17%) Mac OS X
7 18 (1.70%) Windows Server
8 14 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (1.13%) Ubuntu
10 11 (1.04%) CentOS
11 10 (0.95%) Android
11 10 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (0.57%) Solaris
13 4 (0.38%) AIX
13 4 (0.38%) VMS
14 3 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
14 3 (0.28%) Windows Phone
15 2 (0.19%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.19%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 367 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
2 285 (26.94%) System Integration Testing
3 271 (25.61%) User Acceptance Testing
4 187 (17.67%) Test Scripting
5 183 (17.30%) Unit Testing
6 138 (13.04%) Software Engineering
7 136 (12.85%) Functional Testing
8 135 (12.76%) SDLC
9 111 (10.49%) Continuous Integration
10 110 (10.40%) Regression Testing
11 109 (10.30%) Project Management
12 101 (9.55%) Scrum
13 98 (9.26%) Migration
14 96 (9.07%) System Testing
15 87 (8.22%) Test Strategy
16 83 (7.84%) OO
17 79 (7.47%) E-Commerce
17 79 (7.47%) Waterfall
18 76 (7.18%) Business Intelligence
19 72 (6.81%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 256 (24.20%) SQL
2 208 (19.66%) Java
3 133 (12.57%) JavaScript
4 121 (11.44%) C#
5 90 (8.51%) C
6 85 (8.03%) Python
7 77 (7.28%) C++
8 40 (3.78%) Ruby
9 35 (3.31%) Shell Script
10 28 (2.65%) PowerShell
11 27 (2.55%) Perl
12 23 (2.17%) T-SQL
13 20 (1.89%) PHP
13 20 (1.89%) PL/SQL
13 20 (1.89%) Scala
14 19 (1.80%) Groovy
15 18 (1.70%) ABAP
16 16 (1.51%) Ada
17 13 (1.23%) VBA
18 9 (0.85%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 183 (17.30%) Security Cleared
2 126 (11.91%) SC Cleared
3 107 (10.11%) ISTQB
4 103 (9.74%) ISEB
5 86 (8.13%) Degree
6 56 (5.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 19 (1.80%) Oracle Certification
8 17 (1.61%) DV Cleared
8 17 (1.61%) OCA
8 17 (1.61%) OCAJ
8 17 (1.61%) OCP
9 11 (1.04%) PMI Certification
10 9 (0.85%) PMP
11 8 (0.76%) APMP
11 8 (0.76%) CTC Cleared
11 8 (0.76%) HND
12 6 (0.57%) HNC
13 4 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (10.96%) QA
2 8 (0.76%) SLA
3 7 (0.66%) WAI
3 7 (0.66%) WCAG
4 6 (0.57%) DO-178B
4 6 (0.57%) GPG13
5 5 (0.47%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (0.38%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.28%) Basel III
7 3 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (0.28%) EMIR
8 2 (0.19%) FIPS 140-2
8 2 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.19%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.19%) SDET
8 2 (0.19%) SEPA
9 1 (0.095%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.095%) HL7
9 1 (0.095%) ISO20022
9 1 (0.095%) JSP 440
System Software
1 43 (4.06%) Active Directory
2 16 (1.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.13%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.57%) VMware ESX
5 4 (0.38%) vSphere
6 3 (0.28%) Firmware
7 1 (0.095%) Docker
7 1 (0.095%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (0.095%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 55 (5.20%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (1.61%) Puppet
3 13 (1.23%) SCCM
4 9 (0.85%) SCOM
5 6 (0.57%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (0.57%) MOM
6 5 (0.47%) Kibana
6 5 (0.47%) logstash
7 4 (0.38%) CA Wily
7 4 (0.38%) SCVMM
7 4 (0.38%) Windows Intune
7 4 (0.38%) WMI
8 3 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.19%) Ansible
10 1 (0.095%) BladeLogic
10 1 (0.095%) CA Service Virtualization
10 1 (0.095%) Cacti
10 1 (0.095%) Oracle Identity Management
10 1 (0.095%) vRealize
10 1 (0.095%) yum
Vendors
1 190 (17.96%) Oracle
2 143 (13.52%) Microsoft
3 120 (11.34%) SAP
4 57 (5.39%) HP
5 54 (5.10%) IBM
6 21 (1.98%) VMware
7 20 (1.89%) Red Hat
8 18 (1.70%) Cognos
9 16 (1.51%) Atlassian
10 15 (1.42%) hybris
11 13 (1.23%) Serena
12 12 (1.13%) Rally
12 12 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
13 11 (1.04%) OpenText
14 9 (0.85%) Adobe
14 9 (0.85%) Ariba
14 9 (0.85%) Calypso
14 9 (0.85%) Nokia
14 9 (0.85%) Remedy
15 8 (0.76%) JDA
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 11 hours ago
Sutton, London - UK
Reed Business Information
Rate: £200 - £350 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Thames Valley)
Rate: From £28,013 to £36,842 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Thames Valley)
Rate: From £39,785 to £48,614 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £490.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £370.00 - £420.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London, United Kingdom
Ticketmaster
Rate: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Spectrum IT
Rate: £200 - £220 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
London
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + Flexible upon Experience
Posted: 23 days ago