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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Integration Testing
Rank 225 234 273
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +39
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 494 443 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.96% 0.90% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 1.17% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 233 175
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £411
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.06% -14.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 1
Average hourly rate £40.50 £39.25 £48.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.18% -19.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 -
% change year-on-year
+1.91% -
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
40103 37736 35030
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.83% 76.45% 75.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 26527 23757 21722
Average daily rate £423 £410 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -0.60%
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 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1073 1093 1022
Average hourly rate £28.50 £25.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.79 £13.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £47.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 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 31 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 31 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 +6 196 £425 - 46
South East +17 96 £358 +10.00% 16
North West -2 49 £350 +8.52% 7
South West +7 48 £350 +9.37% 12
East of England -10 26 £375 -16.66% 3
West Midlands -11 26 £300 -7.69% 5
East Midlands -1 18 £275 -21.42% 2
Yorkshire -25 17 £313 +5.93% 7
North East -25 7 £328 +23.82% 3
South Coast +4 6 - -
Integration Testing
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Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 319 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 248 (25.91%) Finance
3 245 (25.60%) User Acceptance Testing
4 240 (25.08%) Agile Software Development
5 237 (24.76%) SQL
6 207 (21.63%) Test Scripting
7 168 (17.55%) Java
8 142 (14.84%) Oracle
9 139 (14.52%) Security Cleared
10 135 (14.11%) XML
11 134 (14.00%) QA
12 129 (13.48%) ISEB
13 125 (13.06%) System Testing
14 120 (12.54%) SAP
15 112 (11.70%) Banking
16 108 (11.29%) SQL Server
16 108 (11.29%) Microsoft
17 103 (10.76%) .NET
18 102 (10.66%) ISTQB
19 96 (10.03%) HP Quality Center
20 95 (9.93%) Unit Testing
20 95 (9.93%) SDLC
21 92 (9.61%) Test Strategy
21 92 (9.61%) Migration
22 89 (9.30%) HP
23 87 (9.09%) Regression Testing
24 85 (8.88%) Continuous Integration
25 84 (8.78%) Software Testing
25 84 (8.78%) Web Services
26 82 (8.57%) Project Management

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 43 (4.49%) WebSphere
2 33 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 31 (3.24%) BizTalk Server
4 20 (2.09%) Confluence
5 16 (1.67%) Mule
6 15 (1.57%) Apache Solr
7 13 (1.36%) Tomcat
8 11 (1.15%) JBoss
8 11 (1.15%) CMS
9 8 (0.84%) Apache
10 6 (0.63%) IIS
10 6 (0.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 6 (0.63%) IBM HTTP Server
10 6 (0.63%) Node.js
11 5 (0.52%) Mule ESB
11 5 (0.52%) nginx
11 5 (0.52%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.42%) LiveLink
12 4 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
12 4 (0.42%) Lync
Applications
1 60 (6.27%) MS Excel
2 26 (2.72%) MS Office
3 10 (1.04%) Photoshop
4 8 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.63%) MS Project
6 5 (0.52%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (2.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 15 (1.57%) SAP HR
4 11 (1.15%) SAP FI
5 9 (0.94%) Oracle Payables
5 9 (0.94%) Oracle Receivables
6 7 (0.73%) SAP Payroll
7 6 (0.63%) SAP EWM
8 5 (0.52%) Markit EDM
8 5 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
8 5 (0.52%) SAP Retail
8 5 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (0.42%) Magento
10 3 (0.31%) SAP PP
10 3 (0.31%) SAP SD
10 3 (0.31%) SAP PM
10 3 (0.31%) MultiFonds
10 3 (0.31%) SAP HCM
10 3 (0.31%) Oracle General Ledger
11 2 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (0.84%) SaaS
3 6 (0.63%) SuccessFactors
4 5 (0.52%) GitHub
5 4 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.31%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.21%) Force.com
7 2 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (2.61%) Internet
2 23 (2.40%) HTTP
3 9 (0.94%) TCP/IP
4 8 (0.84%) Firewall
4 8 (0.84%) Wireshark
5 7 (0.73%) X.400
5 7 (0.73%) X.500
5 7 (0.73%) Intranet
6 6 (0.63%) LDAP
7 5 (0.52%) SMTP
7 5 (0.52%) DNS
8 4 (0.42%) Unified Communications
9 3 (0.31%) Diameter Protocol
9 3 (0.31%) HTTPS
9 3 (0.31%) SSL
9 3 (0.31%) SAN
9 3 (0.31%) 3G
10 2 (0.21%) Ethernet
10 2 (0.21%) VoIP
10 2 (0.21%) TCAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (11.29%) SQL Server
2 45 (4.70%) Data Warehouse
3 40 (4.18%) Relational Database
4 32 (3.34%) RDBMS
5 26 (2.72%) Oracle Database
6 23 (2.40%) MySQL
7 20 (2.09%) DB2
8 15 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
9 14 (1.46%) Informix
10 13 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (1.04%) MongoDB
12 8 (0.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 8 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (0.73%) NoSQL
13 7 (0.73%) Big Data
13 7 (0.73%) BusinessObjects
14 6 (0.63%) SAP BW
14 6 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
14 6 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 67 (7.00%) JIRA
2 59 (6.17%) SoapUI
3 54 (5.64%) Selenium
4 51 (5.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 47 (4.91%) Subversion
6 38 (3.97%) NUnit
7 31 (3.24%) Git (software)
8 25 (2.61%) Ant
8 25 (2.61%) ClearCase
8 25 (2.61%) Cucumber
8 25 (2.61%) GoogleTest
8 25 (2.61%) Jenkins
9 21 (2.19%) JUnit
9 21 (2.19%) CppUnit
10 19 (1.99%) HP UFT
10 19 (1.99%) LoadRunner
11 17 (1.78%) Rational Rose
11 17 (1.78%) WebDriver
12 16 (1.67%) Maven
13 15 (1.57%) SpecFlow
General
1 248 (25.91%) Finance
2 112 (11.70%) Banking
3 49 (5.12%) Retail
4 47 (4.91%) Manufacturing
5 46 (4.81%) Telecoms
6 43 (4.49%) Investment Banking
7 20 (2.09%) Marketing
8 18 (1.88%) Aerospace
9 16 (1.67%) Automotive
9 16 (1.67%) Electronics
10 15 (1.57%) Publishing
11 10 (1.04%) Financial Institution
11 10 (1.04%) Back Office
12 8 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
12 8 (0.84%) Military
13 7 (0.73%) Front Office
13 7 (0.73%) Legal
14 5 (0.52%) Games
14 5 (0.52%) Billing
15 4 (0.42%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 287 (29.99%) Analyst
2 209 (21.84%) Test Analyst
3 208 (21.73%) Developer
4 100 (10.45%) Tester
5 69 (7.21%) Test Manager
6 64 (6.69%) Test Leader
7 60 (6.27%) Java Developer
8 52 (5.43%) Business Analyst
9 37 (3.87%) Software Engineer
9 37 (3.87%) Consultant
10 31 (3.24%) Project Manager
11 29 (3.03%) Salesforce.com Developer
12 26 (2.72%) Architect
12 26 (2.72%) Senior Developer
13 25 (2.61%) Senior Analyst
14 22 (2.30%) Test Engineer
15 21 (2.19%) Integration Manager
15 21 (2.19%) Banking Business Analyst
16 19 (1.99%) Senior Test Analyst
17 18 (1.88%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (14.11%) XML
2 103 (10.76%) .NET
3 84 (8.78%) Web Services
4 74 (7.73%) SOAP
5 73 (7.63%) HTML
6 57 (5.96%) Spring
7 55 (5.75%) REST
8 53 (5.54%) CSS
9 36 (3.76%) jQuery
10 31 (3.24%) ASP.NET
11 29 (3.03%) J2EE
12 28 (2.93%) WSDL
13 27 (2.82%) HTML5
14 24 (2.51%) Middleware
15 23 (2.40%) Spring MVC
16 21 (2.19%) WebSphere Message Broker
16 21 (2.19%) JSP
16 21 (2.19%) CSS3
17 20 (2.09%) RESTful
18 18 (1.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 67 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (4.81%) Management Information System
3 30 (3.13%) Derivative
4 27 (2.82%) SWIFT
5 17 (1.78%) Market Risk
6 15 (1.57%) User Experience
6 15 (1.57%) Mobile App
6 15 (1.57%) DTV
7 13 (1.36%) Data Conversion
7 13 (1.36%) DataPower
8 12 (1.25%) Smart Meter
9 11 (1.15%) Computer Science
9 11 (1.15%) NHS
10 10 (1.04%) EFT
11 9 (0.94%) Fixed Income
12 8 (0.84%) Clustering
12 8 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 8 (0.84%) Online Banking
12 8 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (0.84%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 76 (7.94%) UNIX
2 75 (7.84%) Linux
3 71 (7.42%) Windows
4 16 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (1.46%) Apple iOS
6 12 (1.25%) Android
6 12 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (1.15%) VME
8 8 (0.84%) Solaris
9 6 (0.63%) Windows Phone
10 5 (0.52%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.52%) VMS
11 4 (0.42%) Windows XP
11 4 (0.42%) Windows Phone 7
12 3 (0.31%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.21%) VxWorks
13 2 (0.21%) SUSE
13 2 (0.21%) Windows Phone 8
14 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.10%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 319 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 245 (25.60%) User Acceptance Testing
3 240 (25.08%) Agile Software Development
4 207 (21.63%) Test Scripting
5 125 (13.06%) System Testing
6 95 (9.93%) Unit Testing
6 95 (9.93%) SDLC
7 92 (9.61%) Test Strategy
7 92 (9.61%) Migration
8 87 (9.09%) Regression Testing
9 85 (8.88%) Continuous Integration
10 84 (8.78%) Software Testing
11 82 (8.57%) Project Management
12 79 (8.25%) Software Engineering
13 67 (7.00%) Scrum
14 65 (6.79%) Data Migration
15 64 (6.69%) Release Management
15 64 (6.69%) Configuration Management
16 60 (6.27%) Automated Testing
17 57 (5.96%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 237 (24.76%) SQL
2 168 (17.55%) Java
3 73 (7.63%) JavaScript
4 60 (6.27%) C#
5 47 (4.91%) C
6 46 (4.81%) C++
7 31 (3.24%) Apex Code
8 30 (3.13%) Python
9 26 (2.72%) PL/SQL
10 24 (2.51%) Perl
11 23 (2.40%) T-SQL
11 23 (2.40%) PowerShell
12 15 (1.57%) Shell Script
12 15 (1.57%) COBOL
13 10 (1.04%) VB
13 10 (1.04%) Ruby
13 10 (1.04%) Groovy
14 8 (0.84%) VB.NET
14 8 (0.84%) VBA
14 8 (0.84%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 139 (14.52%) Security Cleared
2 129 (13.48%) ISEB
3 102 (10.66%) ISTQB
4 79 (8.25%) SC Cleared
5 78 (8.15%) Degree
6 48 (5.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 25 (2.61%) DV Cleared
8 19 (1.99%) APMP
9 17 (1.78%) PMI Certification
10 16 (1.67%) PMP
11 15 (1.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 12 (1.25%) ISEB Practitioner
13 8 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (0.52%) OCAJ
14 5 (0.52%) HND
14 5 (0.52%) OCP
14 5 (0.52%) OCA
14 5 (0.52%) Oracle Certification
15 4 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 4 (0.42%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 134 (14.00%) QA
2 8 (0.84%) DO-178B
3 4 (0.42%) GMP
3 4 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.21%) SLA
5 1 (0.10%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.10%) GxP
5 1 (0.10%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.10%) HL7
5 1 (0.10%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 15 (1.57%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.84%) VMware ESX
4 7 (0.73%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (0.21%) XenApp
5 2 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.10%) vSphere
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 96 (10.03%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (1.57%) MOM
3 10 (1.04%) CA LISA
4 6 (0.63%) 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%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.21%) Oracle Identity Management
7 2 (0.21%) OpenAM
7 2 (0.21%) logstash
7 2 (0.21%) Kibana
8 1 (0.10%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (0.10%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.10%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.10%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.10%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.10%) Netcool
8 1 (0.10%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 142 (14.84%) Oracle
2 120 (12.54%) SAP
3 108 (11.29%) Microsoft
4 89 (9.30%) HP
5 43 (4.49%) IBM
6 32 (3.34%) Salesforce.com
7 18 (1.88%) VMware
8 16 (1.67%) hybris
9 15 (1.57%) TIBCO
10 14 (1.46%) Sybase
10 14 (1.46%) Green Hat
11 12 (1.25%) Atlassian
11 12 (1.25%) Serena
11 12 (1.25%) Remedy
12 11 (1.15%) PeopleSoft
12 11 (1.15%) Adobe
13 10 (1.04%) webMethods
13 10 (1.04%) Solace
14 9 (0.94%) Endeca
15 8 (0.84%) OpenText
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