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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integration Testing
Rank 218 245 234
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -11
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 572 475 441
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.16% 0.95% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 1.19% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 299 229
Median daily rate £410 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.32% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 10
Median hourly rate £44.70 £41.75 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.06% +8.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £28.55 £29.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £43.25 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.70 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+9.02% +2.50%
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
40710 39911 37758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.40% 79.72% 78.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 27348 26219 24080
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 934 1059 1123
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.21 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 28 June 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 June 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 28 June 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 +40 226 £425 - 22
South East +19 134 £400 +14.28% 21
North West +3 60 £450 +20.00% 8
East of England +24 40 £425 +9.67% 4
West Midlands -23 29 £368 +5.00% 11
South West -10 23 £375 +3.44% 12
Yorkshire +2 18 £313 -5.30% 2
East Midlands -2 15 £388 +29.16% 2
North East -60 15 £410 -25.79%
Midlands +2 9 £475 -
Integration Testing
UK

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 416 (36.91%) Agile Software Development
2 312 (27.68%) System Integration Testing
3 304 (26.97%) Finance
4 274 (24.31%) SQL
4 274 (24.31%) User Acceptance Testing
5 253 (22.45%) Java
6 196 (17.39%) Security Cleared
7 191 (16.95%) Test Scripting
8 186 (16.50%) Unit Testing
9 180 (15.97%) Linux
10 175 (15.53%) Oracle
11 149 (13.22%) XML
12 148 (13.13%) Software Engineering
12 148 (13.13%) SC Cleared
13 145 (12.87%) Microsoft
14 144 (12.78%) Web Services
14 144 (12.78%) QA
15 143 (12.69%) SDLC
16 137 (12.16%) Functional Testing
17 136 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
17 136 (12.07%) Unix
18 134 (11.89%) JIRA
19 133 (11.80%) SAP
20 132 (11.71%) Regression Testing
21 130 (11.54%) SQL Server
21 130 (11.54%) ISEB
22 128 (11.36%) JavaScript
23 124 (11.00%) Banking
24 120 (10.65%) Spring
24 120 (10.65%) Analytical Skills

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 56 (4.97%) SharePoint
2 51 (4.53%) Confluence
3 42 (3.73%) WebSphere
4 31 (2.75%) JBoss
4 31 (2.75%) Tomcat
5 27 (2.40%) Mule
6 26 (2.31%) BizTalk Server
7 25 (2.22%) Apache
8 24 (2.13%) IIS
9 20 (1.77%) WebLogic
10 18 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
11 17 (1.51%) CMS
12 16 (1.42%) Oracle Service Bus
13 15 (1.33%) Skype for Business
14 13 (1.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 13 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
15 11 (0.98%) Mule ESB
16 10 (0.89%) nginx
16 10 (0.89%) OpenStack
17 9 (0.80%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 85 (7.54%) MS Excel
2 51 (4.53%) MS Office
3 15 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 15 (1.33%) MS Project
4 12 (1.06%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.80%) Simulink
6 5 (0.44%) Mingle
7 1 (0.089%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 34 (3.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (1.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 16 (1.42%) Oracle EBS
4 15 (1.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 13 (1.15%) SAP FI
6 12 (1.06%) Oracle Payables
6 12 (1.06%) SAP CO
6 12 (1.06%) SAP IS-U
7 10 (0.89%) Oracle EBS R12
7 10 (0.89%) Oracle Receivables
8 9 (0.80%) SAP FI/CO
9 8 (0.71%) Magento
9 8 (0.71%) SAP HCM
10 7 (0.62%) Oracle Cash Management
10 7 (0.62%) Oracle General Ledger
11 6 (0.53%) Oracle 11i
11 6 (0.53%) Oracle Applications
11 6 (0.53%) Oracle Assets
11 6 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
11 6 (0.53%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 27 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (2.22%) GitHub
3 20 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (1.51%) Office 365
5 15 (1.33%) Yammer
6 12 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (0.80%) SaaS
7 9 (0.80%) SuccessFactors
7 9 (0.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 7 (0.62%) Taleo
9 3 (0.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 3 (0.27%) Force.com
9 3 (0.27%) IaaS
10 2 (0.18%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.089%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.089%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.089%) Google Play
11 1 (0.089%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (3.64%) HTTP
2 28 (2.48%) LDAP
3 21 (1.86%) SSL
4 15 (1.33%) DNS
5 11 (0.98%) 3G
5 11 (0.98%) Firewall
6 10 (0.89%) 4G
6 10 (0.89%) Diameter Protocol
6 10 (0.89%) INAP
6 10 (0.89%) Internet
6 10 (0.89%) SIGTRAN
7 9 (0.80%) LTE
7 9 (0.80%) MGW
7 9 (0.80%) VPN
8 8 (0.71%) SAN
9 7 (0.62%) Intrusion Detection
9 7 (0.62%) Reverse Proxy
10 6 (0.53%) HTTPS
10 6 (0.53%) TCP/IP
11 5 (0.44%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 53 (4.70%) Relational Database
3 45 (3.99%) Data Warehouse
4 40 (3.55%) NoSQL
5 36 (3.19%) MongoDB
6 33 (2.93%) Oracle Database
7 30 (2.66%) MySQL
8 25 (2.22%) RDBMS
9 24 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
10 22 (1.95%) Hadoop
11 20 (1.77%) Big Data
12 18 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
12 18 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 16 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
14 11 (0.98%) SAP HANA
15 9 (0.80%) DB2
16 8 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 6 (0.53%) Data Mining
17 6 (0.53%) InterSystems Cache
17 6 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 134 (11.89%) JIRA
2 95 (8.43%) Selenium
3 88 (7.81%) Subversion
4 82 (7.28%) Jenkins
5 71 (6.30%) JUnit
6 70 (6.21%) Git (software)
7 64 (5.68%) Cucumber
8 56 (4.97%) Ant
8 56 (4.97%) SoapUI
9 54 (4.79%) Team Foundation Server
10 52 (4.61%) Maven
11 46 (4.08%) NUnit
12 41 (3.64%) GoogleTest
13 39 (3.46%) ClearCase
14 36 (3.19%) CppUnit
15 26 (2.31%) WebDriver
16 24 (2.13%) HP UFT
16 24 (2.13%) Visual Studio
17 21 (1.86%) Eclipse
17 21 (1.86%) Toad
General
1 304 (26.97%) Finance
2 124 (11.00%) Banking
3 83 (7.36%) Retail
4 63 (5.59%) Telecoms
5 49 (4.35%) Manufacturing
6 35 (3.11%) Front Office
7 33 (2.93%) Marketing
8 28 (2.48%) Investment Banking
9 25 (2.22%) Electronics
10 23 (2.04%) Billing
11 13 (1.15%) Back Office
12 9 (0.80%) Military
13 7 (0.62%) Aerospace
13 7 (0.62%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.62%) Games
13 7 (0.62%) Publishing
14 6 (0.53%) Retail Banking
14 6 (0.53%) Wholesale Banking
15 5 (0.44%) Avionics
16 4 (0.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 298 (26.44%) Developer
2 248 (22.01%) Analyst
3 195 (17.30%) Test Analyst
4 100 (8.87%) Test Manager
5 99 (8.78%) Java Developer
6 88 (7.81%) Tester
7 87 (7.72%) Consultant
8 60 (5.32%) Test Leader
9 56 (4.97%) Senior Developer
10 55 (4.88%) Software Engineer
11 37 (3.28%) Test Engineer
12 35 (3.11%) Business Analyst
12 35 (3.11%) SAP Consultant
13 34 (3.02%) Programme Manager
14 30 (2.66%) Architect
15 28 (2.48%) C Developer
15 28 (2.48%) Programme Test Manager
15 28 (2.48%) Senior Java Developer
15 28 (2.48%) Test Programme Manager
16 25 (2.22%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (13.22%) XML
2 144 (12.78%) Web Services
3 120 (10.65%) Spring
4 104 (9.23%) .NET
5 103 (9.14%) HTML
6 96 (8.52%) SOAP
7 92 (8.16%) CSS
8 57 (5.06%) REST
9 53 (4.70%) jQuery
10 48 (4.26%) J2EE
11 46 (4.08%) Ajax
11 46 (4.08%) Hibernate
12 45 (3.99%) HTML5
13 38 (3.37%) RESTful
14 36 (3.19%) Apache Camel
14 36 (3.19%) ASP.NET
15 35 (3.11%) Middleware
16 34 (3.02%) JSON
16 34 (3.02%) Sass
16 34 (3.02%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 120 (10.65%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (4.61%) Derivative
3 39 (3.46%) User Experience
4 33 (2.93%) Computer Science
5 31 (2.75%) Mobile App
6 30 (2.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 26 (2.31%) PKI
8 24 (2.13%) Management Information System
9 20 (1.77%) Algorithms
10 17 (1.51%) Biometrics
11 16 (1.42%) Cryptography
11 16 (1.42%) Visualisation
12 15 (1.33%) Data Centre
13 14 (1.24%) iPad
14 13 (1.15%) Smart Meter
15 12 (1.06%) Fixed Income
15 12 (1.06%) N-Tier
16 11 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
16 11 (0.98%) SWIFT
17 10 (0.89%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 180 (15.97%) Linux
2 136 (12.07%) Unix
3 92 (8.16%) Windows
4 39 (3.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (1.51%) Windows Server
6 16 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (1.24%) Mac OS X
7 14 (1.24%) Ubuntu
8 11 (0.98%) Android
9 10 (0.89%) CentOS
10 9 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (0.71%) Solaris
12 6 (0.53%) Apple iOS
12 6 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.35%) AIX
14 3 (0.27%) Debian
14 3 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
15 2 (0.18%) VMS
15 2 (0.18%) VxWorks
15 2 (0.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 416 (36.91%) Agile Software Development
2 312 (27.68%) System Integration Testing
3 274 (24.31%) User Acceptance Testing
4 191 (16.95%) Test Scripting
5 186 (16.50%) Unit Testing
6 148 (13.13%) Software Engineering
7 143 (12.69%) SDLC
8 137 (12.16%) Functional Testing
9 136 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
10 132 (11.71%) Regression Testing
11 112 (9.94%) Scrum
11 112 (9.94%) System Testing
12 104 (9.23%) Migration
13 101 (8.96%) Project Management
14 100 (8.87%) Waterfall
15 99 (8.78%) Test Strategy
16 86 (7.63%) OO
16 86 (7.63%) TDD
16 86 (7.63%) Test Automation
17 83 (7.36%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 274 (24.31%) SQL
2 253 (22.45%) Java
3 128 (11.36%) JavaScript
4 109 (9.67%) C#
5 88 (7.81%) C
6 69 (6.12%) Python
7 65 (5.77%) C++
8 32 (2.84%) Ruby
9 25 (2.22%) Groovy
9 25 (2.22%) PL/SQL
9 25 (2.22%) T-SQL
10 23 (2.04%) Shell Script
11 21 (1.86%) Perl
12 20 (1.77%) PowerShell
13 18 (1.60%) PHP
14 16 (1.42%) ABAP
14 16 (1.42%) VBA
15 15 (1.33%) Ada
15 15 (1.33%) Scala
16 10 (0.89%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 196 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 148 (13.13%) SC Cleared
3 130 (11.54%) ISEB
4 114 (10.12%) ISTQB
5 79 (7.01%) Degree
6 59 (5.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 18 (1.60%) DV Cleared
8 13 (1.15%) HND
9 12 (1.06%) PMI Certification
10 11 (0.98%) PMP
11 10 (0.89%) Oracle Certification
12 8 (0.71%) HNC
12 8 (0.71%) OCA
12 8 (0.71%) OCAJ
12 8 (0.71%) OCP
13 6 (0.53%) CTC Cleared
14 5 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
15 4 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
16 3 (0.27%) PhD
16 3 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 144 (12.78%) QA
2 6 (0.53%) WAI
2 6 (0.53%) WCAG
3 5 (0.44%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.44%) GPG13
4 4 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (0.35%) DO-178B
4 4 (0.35%) JSP 440
4 4 (0.35%) SLA
5 3 (0.27%) EMIR
6 2 (0.18%) Basel III
6 2 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.18%) FIPS 140-2
6 2 (0.18%) HL7
6 2 (0.18%) MiFID
6 2 (0.18%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.089%) COBIT
7 1 (0.089%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.089%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.089%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 56 (4.97%) Active Directory
2 20 (1.77%) Docker
3 18 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.71%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.53%) VMware ESX
6 5 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 5 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.18%) Firmware
7 2 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.089%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.089%) Time Sharing Option
8 1 (0.089%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.089%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 63 (5.59%) HP Quality Center
2 30 (2.66%) Puppet
3 18 (1.60%) Ansible
4 8 (0.71%) SCCM
5 6 (0.53%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (0.44%) Kibana
6 5 (0.44%) logstash
7 4 (0.35%) CA Wily
7 4 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.35%) Tivoli
7 4 (0.35%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 4 (0.35%) WMI
8 3 (0.27%) Oracle Identity Management
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%) SCOM
10 1 (0.089%) Munin
10 1 (0.089%) yum
Vendors
1 175 (15.53%) Oracle
2 145 (12.87%) Microsoft
3 133 (11.80%) SAP
4 59 (5.24%) HP
5 58 (5.15%) IBM
6 39 (3.46%) Atlassian
7 23 (2.04%) VMware
8 22 (1.95%) Salesforce.com
9 21 (1.86%) Red Hat
10 18 (1.60%) Infor
11 17 (1.51%) hybris
11 17 (1.51%) Rally
12 16 (1.42%) Cognos
13 13 (1.15%) Hortonworks
14 10 (0.89%) Nokia
14 10 (0.89%) Serena
14 10 (0.89%) TIBCO
15 8 (0.71%) Google
15 8 (0.71%) JDA
15 8 (0.71%) Talend
London
Preferred Choice
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Venn Group
Rate: £200 - £250 Per Day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Rate: £350 - £480 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £250 to £290 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
South East
Talent Spa
Rate: £550-600pd
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Thames Valley)
Rate: From £39,785 to £48,614 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Talent Spa
Rate: £550-600pd
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Thames Valley)
Rate: From £28,013 to £36,842 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
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Posted: 7 days ago