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 6 July 2015 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Integration Testing
Rank 231 220 273
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +53
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 480 439 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.96% 0.92% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 1.20% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 224 162
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 2
Average hourly rate £41.75 £38.50 £44.67
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.44% -13.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.25 £29.25 £41.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £42.50 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £38.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -4.93%
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
38658 36620 33487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.68% 76.48% 75.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 25452 23207 20579
Average daily rate £415 £405 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.46% -2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1039 1110 1023
Average hourly rate £27.50 £26.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £48.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015. 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
London -6 183 £425 - 53
South East +15 98 £350 -0.70% 26
North West +4 50 £364 +7.70% 5
South West +8 37 £375 +7.14% 7
East of England -4 29 £388 -22.50% 6
West Midlands -24 21 £300 -25.00% 10
Yorkshire -19 19 £325 +14.03% 3
North East -15 18 £550 +107.54% 6
East Midlands -10 15 £300 -14.28%
South Coast - 5 - -
Midlands -1 1 - -
Integration Testing
UK

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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.

1 322 (33.58%) System Integration Testing
2 239 (24.92%) User Acceptance Testing
3 238 (24.82%) Agile Software Development
4 235 (24.50%) SQL
5 230 (23.98%) Finance
6 190 (19.81%) Test Scripting
7 166 (17.31%) Java
8 135 (14.08%) Security Cleared
8 135 (14.08%) QA
9 134 (13.97%) Oracle
10 127 (13.24%) SAP
11 123 (12.83%) XML
12 119 (12.41%) System Testing
13 118 (12.30%) Microsoft
14 116 (12.10%) ISEB
15 115 (11.99%) Banking
16 103 (10.74%) SQL Server
17 97 (10.11%) .NET
18 95 (9.91%) Migration
19 94 (9.80%) Test Strategy
20 93 (9.70%) HP Quality Center
21 92 (9.59%) ISTQB
22 91 (9.49%) SDLC
23 89 (9.28%) Regression Testing
23 89 (9.28%) Project Management
24 86 (8.97%) Unit Testing
25 84 (8.76%) Web Services
25 84 (8.76%) Software Engineering
26 83 (8.65%) SOAP
27 82 (8.55%) HP

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 40 (4.17%) WebSphere
2 37 (3.86%) SharePoint
3 22 (2.29%) BizTalk Server
4 21 (2.19%) Confluence
5 17 (1.77%) Tomcat
6 13 (1.36%) Apache Solr
7 12 (1.25%) JBoss
7 12 (1.25%) Mule
8 10 (1.04%) CMS
9 8 (0.83%) Lync
10 7 (0.73%) Apache
11 6 (0.63%) WebLogic
11 6 (0.63%) IIS
11 6 (0.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 6 (0.63%) IBM HTTP Server
12 4 (0.42%) MindAlign
12 4 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
12 4 (0.42%) LiveLink
12 4 (0.42%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.31%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 68 (7.09%) MS Excel
2 35 (3.65%) MS Office
3 11 (1.15%) Photoshop
4 7 (0.73%) MS Project
5 6 (0.63%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 31 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.77%) SAP FI
3 16 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 15 (1.56%) SAP HR
5 9 (0.94%) Oracle Payables
5 9 (0.94%) Oracle Receivables
6 8 (0.83%) SAP Retail
7 7 (0.73%) SAP Payroll
8 6 (0.63%) SAP EWM
9 5 (0.52%) Markit EDM
9 5 (0.52%) SAP FI/CO
9 5 (0.52%) SAP PP
9 5 (0.52%) SAP CO
9 5 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
9 5 (0.52%) SAP ERP
9 5 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
10 4 (0.42%) SAP HCM
10 4 (0.42%) Magento
10 4 (0.42%) SAP SD
11 3 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (0.73%) SaaS
2 7 (0.73%) SuccessFactors
3 5 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.31%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.21%) GitHub
5 2 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (0.21%) Force.com
5 2 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (2.82%) Internet
2 18 (1.88%) HTTP
3 10 (1.04%) LDAP
3 10 (1.04%) Wireshark
4 9 (0.94%) Firewall
5 8 (0.83%) Unified Communications
6 7 (0.73%) X.400
6 7 (0.73%) X.500
6 7 (0.73%) TCP/IP
6 7 (0.73%) Intranet
7 6 (0.63%) DNS
8 5 (0.52%) SMTP
9 4 (0.42%) Softphone
9 4 (0.42%) Diameter Protocol
10 3 (0.31%) DVB
10 3 (0.31%) 3G
10 3 (0.31%) VoIP
10 3 (0.31%) SAN
11 2 (0.21%) 3GPP
11 2 (0.21%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (10.74%) SQL Server
2 44 (4.59%) Data Warehouse
3 43 (4.48%) Relational Database
4 32 (3.34%) RDBMS
5 27 (2.82%) MySQL
6 21 (2.19%) DB2
6 21 (2.19%) Oracle Database
7 14 (1.46%) Informix
7 14 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
7 14 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (1.36%) SAP BW
9 9 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (0.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 8 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (0.73%) MongoDB
11 7 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (0.63%) NoSQL
12 6 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (0.63%) Data Mining
13 5 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 76 (7.92%) JIRA
2 55 (5.74%) SoapUI
3 54 (5.63%) Subversion
4 53 (5.53%) Selenium
5 50 (5.21%) Team Foundation Server
6 41 (4.28%) NUnit
7 30 (3.13%) Ant
8 29 (3.02%) Git (software)
8 29 (3.02%) GoogleTest
9 28 (2.92%) ClearCase
10 27 (2.82%) HP UFT
11 25 (2.61%) CppUnit
12 24 (2.50%) JUnit
13 20 (2.09%) Rational Rose
14 19 (1.98%) Jenkins
15 17 (1.77%) Cucumber
16 16 (1.67%) Maven
17 15 (1.56%) LoadRunner
18 14 (1.46%) Rational DOORS
19 12 (1.25%) SpecFlow
General
1 230 (23.98%) Finance
2 115 (11.99%) Banking
3 48 (5.01%) Retail
4 44 (4.59%) Telecoms
4 44 (4.59%) Investment Banking
5 41 (4.28%) Manufacturing
6 21 (2.19%) Aerospace
7 18 (1.88%) Marketing
8 15 (1.56%) Automotive
8 15 (1.56%) Electronics
9 12 (1.25%) Publishing
10 9 (0.94%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.83%) Back Office
11 8 (0.83%) Military
12 7 (0.73%) Billing
13 6 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (0.63%) Front Office
13 6 (0.63%) Legal
13 6 (0.63%) Avionics
14 4 (0.42%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 284 (29.61%) Analyst
2 203 (21.17%) Developer
3 201 (20.96%) Test Analyst
4 104 (10.84%) Tester
5 65 (6.78%) Test Manager
6 58 (6.05%) Java Developer
7 57 (5.94%) Test Leader
8 55 (5.74%) Business Analyst
9 51 (5.32%) Consultant
10 40 (4.17%) Software Engineer
11 35 (3.65%) Salesforce.com Developer
12 30 (3.13%) SAP Consultant
13 28 (2.92%) Project Manager
14 27 (2.82%) Senior Analyst
15 26 (2.71%) Banking Business Analyst
16 24 (2.50%) Architect
17 22 (2.29%) Senior Test Analyst
17 22 (2.29%) Risk Analyst
18 21 (2.19%) Senior Developer
18 21 (2.19%) Market Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (12.83%) XML
2 97 (10.11%) .NET
3 84 (8.76%) Web Services
4 83 (8.65%) SOAP
5 66 (6.88%) HTML
6 60 (6.26%) REST
7 58 (6.05%) Spring
8 54 (5.63%) CSS
9 32 (3.34%) jQuery
10 30 (3.13%) J2EE
11 29 (3.02%) WSDL
12 25 (2.61%) ASP.NET
12 25 (2.61%) Spring MVC
13 23 (2.40%) CSS3
14 21 (2.19%) HTML5
14 21 (2.19%) JSP
15 20 (2.09%) WebSphere Message Broker
16 19 (1.98%) JSON
16 19 (1.98%) XSD
16 19 (1.98%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 69 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (3.96%) Management Information System
3 34 (3.55%) Derivative
4 25 (2.61%) SWIFT
5 23 (2.40%) Market Risk
6 18 (1.88%) Mobile App
7 15 (1.56%) Data Conversion
8 13 (1.36%) User Experience
8 13 (1.36%) DTV
9 12 (1.25%) Clustering
9 12 (1.25%) DataPower
9 12 (1.25%) Smart Meter
10 11 (1.15%) NHS
11 10 (1.04%) EFT
12 9 (0.94%) N-Tier
13 8 (0.83%) Fixed Income
13 8 (0.83%) Online Banking
13 8 (0.83%) Mobile Banking
14 7 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
14 7 (0.73%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 76 (7.92%) UNIX
2 74 (7.72%) Windows
3 73 (7.61%) Linux
4 23 (2.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (1.67%) Apple iOS
6 14 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (1.36%) Solaris
8 12 (1.25%) VME
8 12 (1.25%) Android
9 5 (0.52%) Ubuntu
9 5 (0.52%) Windows XP
9 5 (0.52%) Windows Phone
10 4 (0.42%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.31%) Windows Phone 7
11 3 (0.31%) VMS
12 2 (0.21%) VxWorks
12 2 (0.21%) SUSE
12 2 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.21%) Windows Phone 8
13 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 322 (33.58%) System Integration Testing
2 239 (24.92%) User Acceptance Testing
3 238 (24.82%) Agile Software Development
4 190 (19.81%) Test Scripting
5 119 (12.41%) System Testing
6 95 (9.91%) Migration
7 94 (9.80%) Test Strategy
8 91 (9.49%) SDLC
9 89 (9.28%) Project Management
9 89 (9.28%) Regression Testing
10 86 (8.97%) Unit Testing
11 84 (8.76%) Software Engineering
12 80 (8.34%) Continuous Integration
13 79 (8.24%) Software Testing
14 70 (7.30%) Configuration Management
15 68 (7.09%) Release Management
15 68 (7.09%) Data Migration
16 67 (6.99%) Scrum
17 58 (6.05%) Validation
18 57 (5.94%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 235 (24.50%) SQL
2 166 (17.31%) Java
3 64 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 54 (5.63%) C
5 48 (5.01%) C#
6 41 (4.28%) C++
7 37 (3.86%) Apex Code
8 28 (2.92%) Python
9 27 (2.82%) Perl
10 25 (2.61%) PowerShell
11 24 (2.50%) PL/SQL
12 20 (2.09%) T-SQL
13 17 (1.77%) COBOL
14 16 (1.67%) Shell Script
15 11 (1.15%) Embedded C
16 10 (1.04%) XPath
17 9 (0.94%) Ruby
17 9 (0.94%) VB
18 8 (0.83%) ABAP
18 8 (0.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 135 (14.08%) Security Cleared
2 116 (12.10%) ISEB
3 92 (9.59%) ISTQB
4 82 (8.55%) Degree
5 77 (8.03%) SC Cleared
6 44 (4.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 25 (2.61%) DV Cleared
8 17 (1.77%) APMP
9 13 (1.36%) PMI Certification
10 12 (1.25%) PMP
11 11 (1.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 10 (1.04%) ISEB Practitioner
13 8 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
14 6 (0.63%) OCAJ
14 6 (0.63%) OCP
14 6 (0.63%) OCA
14 6 (0.63%) Oracle Certification
15 5 (0.52%) HND
16 4 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 3 (0.31%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (14.08%) QA
2 14 (1.46%) DO-178B
3 3 (0.31%) GMP
3 3 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.21%) SLA
5 1 (0.10%) GxP
5 1 (0.10%) HL7
5 1 (0.10%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 20 (2.09%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.04%) VMware ESX
4 7 (0.73%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (0.21%) XenApp
5 2 (0.21%) vSphere
5 2 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.10%) Docker
6 1 (0.10%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.10%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 93 (9.70%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (1.36%) MOM
3 11 (1.15%) CA LISA
4 8 (0.83%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (0.52%) Puppet
5 5 (0.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 3 (0.31%) Control-M
6 3 (0.31%) OpenView
7 2 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.21%) Oracle Identity Management
7 2 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.21%) OpenAM
7 2 (0.21%) logstash
7 2 (0.21%) Kibana
8 1 (0.10%) Netcool
8 1 (0.10%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.10%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.10%) ZENworks
8 1 (0.10%) WebInspect
8 1 (0.10%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 134 (13.97%) Oracle
2 127 (13.24%) SAP
3 118 (12.30%) Microsoft
4 82 (8.55%) HP
5 41 (4.28%) IBM
6 38 (3.96%) Salesforce.com
7 18 (1.88%) VMware
7 18 (1.88%) hybris
8 16 (1.67%) Remedy
9 15 (1.56%) TIBCO
10 14 (1.46%) Sybase
10 14 (1.46%) Serena
11 13 (1.36%) Adobe
11 13 (1.36%) Green Hat
12 12 (1.25%) Atlassian
13 11 (1.15%) PeopleSoft
13 11 (1.15%) webMethods
13 11 (1.15%) Solace
14 10 (1.04%) Bloomberg
15 8 (0.83%) McAfee
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Synergize Consulting
Rate: From £0 to £0 per day £300 TBC (DOE)
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Rate: Negotiable Depandant on Skills
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Optima Connections
Rate: Up to £620 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £200 - £225 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £275 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Optimus Search Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £370 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £430 - 460 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + expenses
Posted: 18 days ago
High Wycombe
The People Network
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: £220 - £240 per day
Posted: 27 days ago