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 29 December 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Integration Testing
Rank 238 305 253
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -52
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 457 287 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.93% 0.61% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 0.83% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 137 147
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £296 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.11% +3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 10
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.87 £40.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.08% -18.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.05 £29.17 £31.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.00 £36.57 £41.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year
- -7.40%
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
36864 34787 31986
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.80% 74.29% 72.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 24516 21800 19146
Average daily rate £425 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1032 1076 1341
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 29 December 2014.

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 December 2014.

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 29 December 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
London +57 199 £450 +8.43% 24
South East +32 115 £363 -18.76% 18
North West +18 36 £265 -29.33% 1
South West -14 32 £350 -30.00% 9
East of England +7 23 £399 -6.17% 3
Yorkshire -12 20 £350 +4.47% 5
North East - 15 £368 - 1
East Midlands +10 7 £300 -6.25%
West Midlands -22 7 £290 -12.12%
Midlands -1 4 £220 -57.59%
South Coast - 1 - -
Integration Testing
UK

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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.

1 272 (30.80%) Agile Software Development
2 248 (28.09%) User Acceptance Testing
3 238 (26.95%) Finance
4 231 (26.16%) SQL
5 211 (23.90%) Java
6 147 (16.65%) Oracle
7 137 (15.52%) Test Scripting
8 130 (14.72%) Microsoft
9 127 (14.38%) Banking
10 124 (14.04%) XML
11 119 (13.48%) Security Cleared
12 116 (13.14%) Linux
13 109 (12.34%) Web Services
14 106 (12.00%) HTML
15 103 (11.66%) Test Strategy
16 102 (11.55%) QA
17 94 (10.65%) JavaScript
17 94 (10.65%) .NET
17 94 (10.65%) Project Management
18 92 (10.42%) SAP
19 91 (10.31%) HP Quality Center
20 90 (10.19%) UNIX
20 90 (10.19%) ISEB
21 89 (10.08%) Scrum
22 88 (9.97%) Degree
23 86 (9.74%) JIRA
24 85 (9.63%) Software Testing
25 84 (9.51%) TDD
26 83 (9.40%) Regression Testing
27 79 (8.95%) System Testing

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 35 (3.96%) Tomcat
2 32 (3.62%) Confluence
3 30 (3.40%) WebSphere
4 25 (2.83%) CMS
5 21 (2.38%) Apache
6 18 (2.04%) SharePoint
7 13 (1.47%) IIS
7 13 (1.47%) JBoss
8 11 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
9 9 (1.02%) Node.js
10 8 (0.91%) WebLogic
11 7 (0.79%) Apache Solr
12 6 (0.68%) OpenStack
13 5 (0.57%) Oracle Service Bus
13 5 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (0.45%) Adobe CQ
14 4 (0.45%) Oracle Workflow
15 3 (0.34%) NetWeaver
15 3 (0.34%) Tuxedo
15 3 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 62 (7.02%) MS Excel
2 24 (2.72%) MS Office
3 13 (1.47%) MS Project
4 8 (0.91%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.34%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.23%) Simulink
7 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.11%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 14 (1.59%) Oracle Retail
2 12 (1.36%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (1.13%) Oracle Cash Management
4 9 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (0.91%) SAP FI
6 7 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 6 (0.68%) SAP FI/CO
7 6 (0.68%) SAP IS-U
7 6 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
7 6 (0.68%) Agresso
7 6 (0.68%) SAP CO
8 5 (0.57%) SAP SD
8 5 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (0.45%) SAP ERP
9 4 (0.45%) SAP PP
9 4 (0.45%) Staffware
9 4 (0.45%) TRIRIGA
10 3 (0.34%) SAP HR
10 3 (0.34%) SAP SRM
10 3 (0.34%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (0.68%) PaaS
3 5 (0.57%) SaaS
4 4 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.34%) GitHub
6 2 (0.23%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.49%) HTTP
1 22 (2.49%) Firewall
2 20 (2.27%) Internet
3 18 (2.04%) X.400
3 18 (2.04%) X.500
3 18 (2.04%) FTP
4 17 (1.93%) TCP/IP
4 17 (1.93%) SMTP
5 8 (0.91%) DNS
5 8 (0.91%) SAN
6 6 (0.68%) MPLS
6 6 (0.68%) BGP
6 6 (0.68%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (0.68%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (0.57%) Wireless
7 5 (0.57%) BIG-IP
7 5 (0.57%) Wireshark
8 4 (0.45%) DVB
8 4 (0.45%) VoIP
9 3 (0.34%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (6.00%) SQL Server
2 37 (4.19%) Data Warehouse
3 29 (3.28%) MySQL
3 29 (3.28%) Oracle Database
4 21 (2.38%) Relational Database
5 18 (2.04%) Big Data
6 16 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (1.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
9 12 (1.36%) SAP BW
9 12 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (1.13%) EDRMS
11 9 (1.02%) MongoDB
11 9 (1.02%) NoSQL
12 8 (0.91%) RDBMS
13 7 (0.79%) Ingres
14 6 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
15 5 (0.57%) Data Mart
15 5 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 86 (9.74%) JIRA
2 75 (8.49%) Subversion
3 49 (5.55%) Git (software)
4 43 (4.87%) Selenium
5 39 (4.42%) Team Foundation Server
6 35 (3.96%) JUnit
7 34 (3.85%) SoapUI
8 31 (3.51%) Cucumber
9 30 (3.40%) QuickTest Pro
10 29 (3.28%) Maven
11 25 (2.83%) SpecFlow
12 23 (2.60%) Jenkins
13 18 (2.04%) Ant
14 17 (1.93%) Visual Studio
14 17 (1.93%) NUnit
15 16 (1.81%) ClearCase
16 15 (1.70%) WebDriver
17 14 (1.59%) GoogleTest
17 14 (1.59%) TeamCity
18 13 (1.47%) MSTest
General
1 238 (26.95%) Finance
2 127 (14.38%) Banking
3 60 (6.80%) Investment Banking
4 46 (5.21%) Retail
5 34 (3.85%) Front Office
6 33 (3.74%) Telecoms
7 30 (3.40%) Automotive
8 23 (2.60%) Manufacturing
9 18 (2.04%) Financial Institution
10 16 (1.81%) Military
10 16 (1.81%) Billing
11 12 (1.36%) Legal
12 11 (1.25%) Marketing
13 10 (1.13%) General Ledger
14 9 (1.02%) Avionics
14 9 (1.02%) Back Office
14 9 (1.02%) Electronics
15 8 (0.91%) Publishing
15 8 (0.91%) Retail Banking
16 6 (0.68%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 245 (27.75%) Analyst
2 239 (27.07%) Developer
3 143 (16.19%) Test Analyst
4 69 (7.81%) Tester
5 64 (7.25%) Test Manager
6 61 (6.91%) Consultant
7 51 (5.78%) Business Analyst
8 49 (5.55%) Java Developer
9 36 (4.08%) Test Leader
10 34 (3.85%) Software Engineer
11 29 (3.28%) SAP Consultant
11 29 (3.28%) Banking Business Analyst
12 25 (2.83%) Market Risk Business Analyst
12 25 (2.83%) Risk Analyst
12 25 (2.83%) Market Risk Analyst
13 24 (2.72%) Senior Developer
13 24 (2.72%) Test Engineer
13 24 (2.72%) Market Analyst
13 24 (2.72%) IT Business Analyst
14 21 (2.38%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (14.04%) XML
2 109 (12.34%) Web Services
3 106 (12.00%) HTML
4 94 (10.65%) .NET
5 74 (8.38%) Spring
6 58 (6.57%) CSS
7 54 (6.12%) jQuery
8 53 (6.00%) REST
9 51 (5.78%) SOAP
10 43 (4.87%) HTML5
11 42 (4.76%) JSP
12 38 (4.30%) RESTful
13 35 (3.96%) J2EE
13 35 (3.96%) Spring MVC
14 32 (3.62%) XSD
15 31 (3.51%) Ajax
16 27 (3.06%) Hibernate
17 23 (2.60%) Middleware
18 20 (2.27%) .NET Framework
19 19 (2.15%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 54 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (4.08%) User Experience
3 32 (3.62%) Derivative
4 29 (3.28%) Market Risk
5 28 (3.17%) Open Source
6 23 (2.60%) Management Information System
7 19 (2.15%) Computer Science
8 18 (2.04%) Mobile App
9 17 (1.93%) SWIFT
10 13 (1.47%) PKI
11 12 (1.36%) Equity Derivative
11 12 (1.36%) iPad
12 11 (1.25%) Smart Meter
12 11 (1.25%) Client/Server
13 10 (1.13%) Data Integration
14 9 (1.02%) DTV
15 8 (0.91%) Fixed Income
15 8 (0.91%) Equities
15 8 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
16 7 (0.79%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 116 (13.14%) Linux
2 90 (10.19%) UNIX
3 65 (7.36%) Windows
4 17 (1.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (1.81%) Apple iOS
6 15 (1.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (1.59%) Android
8 13 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (0.79%) Windows XP
9 7 (0.79%) Solaris
10 6 (0.68%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.68%) Windows Phone
11 5 (0.57%) VME
11 5 (0.57%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.45%) Windows Phone 8
13 3 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.34%) AIX
14 2 (0.23%) HPUX
14 2 (0.23%) SUSE
14 2 (0.23%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 272 (30.80%) Agile Software Development
2 248 (28.09%) User Acceptance Testing
3 137 (15.52%) Test Scripting
4 103 (11.66%) Test Strategy
5 94 (10.65%) Project Management
6 89 (10.08%) Scrum
7 85 (9.63%) Software Testing
8 84 (9.51%) TDD
9 83 (9.40%) Regression Testing
10 79 (8.95%) Unit Testing
10 79 (8.95%) Continuous Integration
10 79 (8.95%) System Testing
11 76 (8.61%) Data Modelling
12 72 (8.15%) MVC
13 71 (8.04%) Test Management
14 70 (7.93%) Migration
15 68 (7.70%) SOA
16 67 (7.59%) CRM
16 67 (7.59%) Risk Management
17 63 (7.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 231 (26.16%) SQL
2 211 (23.90%) Java
3 94 (10.65%) JavaScript
4 65 (7.36%) C#
5 40 (4.53%) C
6 36 (4.08%) Python
7 34 (3.85%) PowerShell
8 30 (3.40%) C++
9 28 (3.17%) Scala
10 27 (3.06%) Ruby
11 26 (2.94%) PL/SQL
12 24 (2.72%) Shell Script
13 23 (2.60%) VBScript
14 21 (2.38%) PHP
15 15 (1.70%) T-SQL
16 14 (1.59%) Perl
17 9 (1.02%) ABAP
18 8 (0.91%) VB
19 6 (0.68%) VBA
19 6 (0.68%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 119 (13.48%) Security Cleared
2 90 (10.19%) ISEB
3 88 (9.97%) Degree
4 75 (8.49%) ISTQB
5 61 (6.91%) SC Cleared
6 49 (5.55%) DV Cleared
7 22 (2.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (0.79%) ISEB Practitioner
9 6 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (0.68%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 4 (0.45%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.34%) PMP
12 2 (0.23%) HND
12 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.11%) OCP
13 1 (0.11%) OCA
13 1 (0.11%) Oracle Certification
13 1 (0.11%) MCSE
13 1 (0.11%) CCA
13 1 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (11.55%) QA
2 13 (1.47%) DO-178B
3 5 (0.57%) HL7
4 3 (0.34%) FATCA
5 2 (0.23%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.23%) SNOMED CT
5 2 (0.23%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 14443
6 1 (0.11%) EMIR
6 1 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.11%) Solvency II
System Software
1 17 (1.93%) Forefront TMG
2 10 (1.13%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.91%) VMware ESX
4 7 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.34%) vSphere
5 3 (0.34%) Squid
6 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.11%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.11%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 91 (10.31%) HP Quality Center
2 28 (3.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 6 (0.68%) Control-M
3 6 (0.68%) Puppet
3 6 (0.68%) FortiGate
3 6 (0.68%) Vagrant
3 6 (0.68%) Ansible
4 5 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.45%) Netcool
5 4 (0.45%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 4 (0.45%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.45%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 2 (0.23%) WebInspect
6 2 (0.23%) CA LISA
6 2 (0.23%) logstash
6 2 (0.23%) Kibana
7 1 (0.11%) HP UCMDB
7 1 (0.11%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.11%) HP NNM
7 1 (0.11%) MOM
Vendors
1 147 (16.65%) Oracle
2 130 (14.72%) Microsoft
3 92 (10.42%) SAP
4 59 (6.68%) HP
5 37 (4.19%) IBM
6 35 (3.96%) hybris
7 28 (3.17%) Adobe
8 26 (2.94%) VMware
9 19 (2.15%) Red Hat
9 19 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
10 14 (1.59%) Clearswift
11 13 (1.47%) Cisco
12 12 (1.36%) Google
13 10 (1.13%) Talend
13 10 (1.13%) Citrix
14 9 (1.02%) F5
15 8 (0.91%) PeopleSoft
16 6 (0.68%) CheckPoint
16 6 (0.68%) Atlassian
17 5 (0.57%) ESRI
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