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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integration Testing
Rank 253 244 252
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 478 505 440
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.96% 0.98% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 1.22% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 325 235
Median daily rate £400 £375 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 6 8
Median hourly rate £51.09 £40.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.13% +6.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.40 £24.25 £29.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £43.75 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.09 £40.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+27.71% +5.26%
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
41371 41437 38972
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.06% 80.09% 78.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 27588 27456 24607
Median daily rate £450 £420 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
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 median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 949 1091 1124
Median hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.17 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 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 29 July 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 29 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Integration Testing within the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
London -11 184 £448 +5.29% 27
South East +9 98 £350 - 11
North West -11 42 £348 -7.33% 5
East of England +20 32 £400 +3.22% 3
South West -24 28 £431 +23.21% 20
West Midlands -16 26 £375 +25.00% 9
North East -37 19 £410 -25.45% 2
East Midlands +2 17 £375 +36.36% 3
Yorkshire -3 15 £313 - 1
Midlands - 12 £488 - 1
Integration Testing
UK

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 England region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 411 (37.64%) Agile Software Development
2 302 (27.66%) System Integration Testing
3 296 (27.11%) Finance
4 276 (25.27%) User Acceptance Testing
5 259 (23.72%) SQL
6 254 (23.26%) Java
7 187 (17.12%) Test Scripting
8 179 (16.39%) Security Cleared
9 164 (15.02%) Oracle
10 159 (14.56%) Linux
11 156 (14.29%) Unit Testing
12 153 (14.01%) Web Services
13 147 (13.46%) XML
14 140 (12.82%) Regression Testing
14 140 (12.82%) SC Cleared
15 137 (12.55%) JIRA
15 137 (12.55%) QA
16 136 (12.45%) SAP
16 136 (12.45%) Microsoft
17 133 (12.18%) Functional Testing
18 132 (12.09%) Software Engineering
19 131 (12.00%) SDLC
20 129 (11.81%) ISEB
21 126 (11.54%) Banking
22 125 (11.45%) Spring
23 122 (11.17%) Continuous Integration
24 120 (10.99%) SQL Server
25 119 (10.90%) Unix
26 118 (10.81%) JavaScript
27 115 (10.53%) Scrum

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in 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 54 (4.95%) SharePoint
2 49 (4.49%) Confluence
3 45 (4.12%) WebSphere
4 34 (3.11%) JBoss
5 31 (2.84%) Mule
6 29 (2.66%) Tomcat
7 28 (2.56%) IIS
8 26 (2.38%) Apache
9 25 (2.29%) BizTalk Server
10 23 (2.11%) WebLogic
11 16 (1.47%) CMS
12 15 (1.37%) Oracle Service Bus
12 15 (1.37%) Skype for Business
13 13 (1.19%) nginx
14 12 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
14 12 (1.10%) Mule ESB
14 12 (1.10%) WebSphere Application Server
15 11 (1.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 10 (0.92%) OpenStack
16 10 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 84 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 47 (4.30%) MS Office
3 18 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (1.19%) MS Visio
5 12 (1.10%) MS Project
6 8 (0.73%) Simulink
7 7 (0.64%) Mingle
8 1 (0.092%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 32 (2.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (2.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 16 (1.47%) SAP FI
4 15 (1.37%) Oracle EBS
4 15 (1.37%) SAP CO
5 12 (1.10%) SAP FI/CO
6 10 (0.92%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 10 (0.92%) Oracle EBS R12
6 10 (0.92%) Oracle Payables
7 9 (0.82%) SAP HCM
8 8 (0.73%) Oracle Receivables
8 8 (0.73%) SAP IS-U
9 6 (0.55%) Magento
9 6 (0.55%) OpenText VIM for SAP
10 5 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
10 5 (0.46%) Oracle Assets
10 5 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
10 5 (0.46%) Oracle Cash Management
10 5 (0.46%) Oracle General Ledger
10 5 (0.46%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
1 21 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (1.74%) GitHub
3 16 (1.47%) Office 365
4 15 (1.37%) Yammer
5 14 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (1.01%) SuccessFactors
6 11 (1.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 10 (0.92%) SaaS
8 7 (0.64%) Google Play
9 6 (0.55%) Taleo
10 3 (0.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 2 (0.18%) Adobe Analytics
11 2 (0.18%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.18%) IaaS
12 1 (0.092%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.092%) Force.com
12 1 (0.092%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (2.93%) HTTP
2 27 (2.47%) LDAP
3 20 (1.83%) SSL
4 14 (1.28%) DNS
5 12 (1.10%) Internet
5 12 (1.10%) PuTTY
6 11 (1.01%) 3G
7 10 (0.92%) 4G
7 10 (0.92%) Diameter Protocol
7 10 (0.92%) INAP
7 10 (0.92%) SIGTRAN
8 9 (0.82%) LTE
8 9 (0.82%) MGW
9 8 (0.73%) RS-422
10 7 (0.64%) Firewall
11 6 (0.55%) HTTPS
11 6 (0.55%) SAN
11 6 (0.55%) TCP/IP
11 6 (0.55%) VoIP
11 6 (0.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (10.99%) SQL Server
2 45 (4.12%) Data Warehouse
3 44 (4.03%) Relational Database
4 34 (3.11%) Oracle Database
5 33 (3.02%) NoSQL
6 30 (2.75%) MongoDB
7 29 (2.66%) RDBMS
8 27 (2.47%) MySQL
9 23 (2.11%) Oracle Reports
10 22 (2.01%) Hadoop
11 21 (1.92%) Big Data
12 19 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 12 (1.10%) DB2
13 12 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
14 11 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
14 11 (1.01%) SAP HANA
15 8 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 7 (0.64%) SQLite
17 5 (0.46%) InterSystems Cache
17 5 (0.46%) Redis
Development Applications
1 137 (12.55%) JIRA
2 96 (8.79%) Selenium
3 79 (7.23%) Jenkins
4 73 (6.68%) Subversion
5 64 (5.86%) JUnit
6 63 (5.77%) SoapUI
7 59 (5.40%) Git (software)
8 57 (5.22%) Cucumber
9 54 (4.95%) Maven
10 51 (4.67%) Team Foundation Server
11 50 (4.58%) Ant
12 34 (3.11%) NUnit
13 31 (2.84%) GoogleTest
14 28 (2.56%) ClearCase
14 28 (2.56%) WebDriver
15 27 (2.47%) CppUnit
16 24 (2.20%) JMeter
17 23 (2.11%) Visual Studio
18 22 (2.01%) Eclipse
19 21 (1.92%) Toad
General
1 296 (27.11%) Finance
2 126 (11.54%) Banking
3 91 (8.33%) Retail
4 59 (5.40%) Telecoms
5 53 (4.85%) Manufacturing
6 33 (3.02%) Front Office
6 33 (3.02%) Investment Banking
6 33 (3.02%) Marketing
7 25 (2.29%) Electronics
8 18 (1.65%) Billing
9 16 (1.47%) Back Office
10 8 (0.73%) Financial Institution
10 8 (0.73%) Military
10 8 (0.73%) Retail Banking
11 7 (0.64%) Aerospace
11 7 (0.64%) Games
11 7 (0.64%) Publishing
12 6 (0.55%) Legal
12 6 (0.55%) Wholesale Banking
13 4 (0.37%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 289 (26.47%) Developer
2 253 (23.17%) Analyst
3 206 (18.86%) Test Analyst
4 104 (9.52%) Test Manager
5 98 (8.97%) Java Developer
6 84 (7.69%) Tester
7 82 (7.51%) Consultant
8 63 (5.77%) Senior Developer
9 62 (5.68%) Test Leader
10 42 (3.85%) Test Engineer
11 40 (3.66%) Software Engineer
12 32 (2.93%) Programme Manager
13 31 (2.84%) Architect
13 31 (2.84%) Business Analyst
13 31 (2.84%) SAP Consultant
14 30 (2.75%) Senior Java Developer
15 28 (2.56%) Programme Test Manager
15 28 (2.56%) Test Programme Manager
16 27 (2.47%) .NET Developer
17 25 (2.29%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (14.01%) Web Services
2 147 (13.46%) XML
3 125 (11.45%) Spring
4 95 (8.70%) HTML
5 92 (8.42%) .NET
6 88 (8.06%) SOAP
7 79 (7.23%) CSS
8 55 (5.04%) REST
9 52 (4.76%) J2EE
10 49 (4.49%) Hibernate
11 46 (4.21%) jQuery
12 43 (3.94%) Ajax
13 40 (3.66%) RESTful
14 39 (3.57%) HTML5
15 38 (3.48%) Apache Camel
15 38 (3.48%) Middleware
16 37 (3.39%) JSON
17 33 (3.02%) ASP.NET
18 31 (2.84%) AngularJS
18 31 (2.84%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 115 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (4.40%) User Experience
3 42 (3.85%) Derivative
4 31 (2.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 30 (2.75%) Computer Science
5 30 (2.75%) Mobile App
6 27 (2.47%) Management Information System
7 21 (1.92%) PKI
8 17 (1.56%) Algorithms
9 16 (1.47%) Biometrics
9 16 (1.47%) Cryptography
10 14 (1.28%) Data Centre
11 13 (1.19%) Fixed Income
12 12 (1.10%) Smart Meter
13 11 (1.01%) SWIFT
14 10 (0.92%) Data Integration
15 9 (0.82%) Blog
15 9 (0.82%) N-Tier
15 9 (0.82%) Visualisation
16 8 (0.73%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 159 (14.56%) Linux
2 119 (10.90%) Unix
3 84 (7.69%) Windows
4 39 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (1.65%) Windows Server
6 16 (1.47%) Android
7 12 (1.10%) Ubuntu
7 12 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (1.01%) Apple iOS
8 11 (1.01%) Solaris
9 10 (0.92%) CentOS
10 9 (0.82%) AIX
10 9 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (0.55%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.27%) Debian
13 3 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (0.18%) VxWorks
14 2 (0.18%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.092%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 411 (37.64%) Agile Software Development
2 302 (27.66%) System Integration Testing
3 276 (25.27%) User Acceptance Testing
4 187 (17.12%) Test Scripting
5 156 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 140 (12.82%) Regression Testing
7 133 (12.18%) Functional Testing
8 132 (12.09%) Software Engineering
9 131 (12.00%) SDLC
10 122 (11.17%) Continuous Integration
11 115 (10.53%) Scrum
12 113 (10.35%) Migration
13 112 (10.26%) System Testing
14 102 (9.34%) Waterfall
15 101 (9.25%) Test Strategy
16 88 (8.06%) TDD
17 87 (7.97%) Project Management
18 86 (7.88%) Test Automation
19 85 (7.78%) E-Commerce
19 85 (7.78%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 259 (23.72%) SQL
2 254 (23.26%) Java
3 118 (10.81%) JavaScript
4 95 (8.70%) C#
5 82 (7.51%) C
6 63 (5.77%) Python
7 54 (4.95%) C++
8 28 (2.56%) Groovy
9 26 (2.38%) PL/SQL
9 26 (2.38%) Ruby
9 26 (2.38%) T-SQL
10 22 (2.01%) Perl
11 21 (1.92%) Shell Script
12 19 (1.74%) PowerShell
13 16 (1.47%) PHP
14 15 (1.37%) VBA
15 13 (1.19%) Ada
16 12 (1.10%) ABAP
17 9 (0.82%) MATLAB
18 8 (0.73%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 179 (16.39%) Security Cleared
2 140 (12.82%) SC Cleared
3 129 (11.81%) ISEB
4 111 (10.16%) ISTQB
5 89 (8.15%) Degree
6 55 (5.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 18 (1.65%) DV Cleared
8 13 (1.19%) HND
9 10 (0.92%) PMP
10 9 (0.82%) Oracle Certification
11 8 (0.73%) HNC
12 7 (0.64%) OCA
12 7 (0.64%) OCAJ
12 7 (0.64%) OCP
13 6 (0.55%) BPSS Clearance
14 4 (0.37%) BC Cleared
14 4 (0.37%) CTC Cleared
14 4 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
15 3 (0.27%) PhD
16 2 (0.18%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 137 (12.55%) QA
2 7 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (0.46%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.46%) SLA
4 4 (0.37%) JSP 440
5 3 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (0.27%) DO-178B
5 3 (0.27%) EMIR
5 3 (0.27%) MiFID
5 3 (0.27%) WAI
5 3 (0.27%) WCAG
6 2 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.18%) FIPS 140-2
6 2 (0.18%) GPG13
6 2 (0.18%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.092%) COBIT
7 1 (0.092%) GAAP
7 1 (0.092%) HL7
7 1 (0.092%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 59 (5.40%) Active Directory
2 20 (1.83%) Docker
3 19 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.73%) Hyper-V
4 8 (0.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 8 (0.73%) Virtual Servers
5 6 (0.55%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.092%) Firmware
7 1 (0.092%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.092%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (0.092%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.092%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 58 (5.31%) HP Quality Center
2 29 (2.66%) Puppet
3 16 (1.47%) Ansible
4 8 (0.73%) SCCM
5 6 (0.55%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (0.55%) Oracle Identity Management
6 5 (0.46%) Kibana
6 5 (0.46%) logstash
7 4 (0.37%) Tivoli
7 4 (0.37%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 4 (0.37%) WMI
8 3 (0.27%) CA Wily
8 3 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.18%) CA Service Virtualization
9 2 (0.18%) Cacti
9 2 (0.18%) Nagios
9 2 (0.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 2 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.092%) MOM
10 1 (0.092%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 164 (15.02%) Oracle
2 136 (12.45%) Microsoft
2 136 (12.45%) SAP
3 61 (5.59%) HP
4 60 (5.49%) IBM
5 39 (3.57%) Atlassian
6 22 (2.01%) VMware
7 20 (1.83%) Red Hat
7 20 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
8 18 (1.65%) Infor
8 18 (1.65%) Rally
9 15 (1.37%) hybris
10 13 (1.19%) Hortonworks
11 11 (1.01%) Cognos
11 11 (1.01%) Google
12 10 (0.92%) Nokia
12 10 (0.92%) TIBCO
13 9 (0.82%) Adobe
14 8 (0.73%) JDA
14 8 (0.73%) Serena
Hertfordshire
Burns Sheehan
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Posted: Yesterday
London
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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Swindon, Wiltshire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £46,000 - £61,000
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London
Nigel Frank International
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Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Rate: £350 - £480 per day
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Bristol, Avon
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
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Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Elevate Direct
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Optima Connections
Rate: Up to £625 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per day
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Bristol, Avon
Arrows Group
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Coventry
Bluefire Professional Services
Rate: £340 per day, Initial contract until December 16'
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