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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integration Testing
Rank 283 248 255
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +7
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 402 501 440
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.82% 0.95% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 1.17% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 333 248
Median daily rate £400 £372 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.67% -7.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £329 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.95% -5.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 4 8
Median hourly rate £49.00 £38.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £16.18 £38.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £41.75 £40.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.50 £38.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -3.75%
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
41033 42790 40729
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.46% 81.10% 77.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 27378 28497 25825
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £595 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1032 1184 1147
Median hourly rate £31.00 £32.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +36.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.71 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +26.94%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 24 September 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 -54 148 £425 - 34
South East +22 84 £375 +3.44% 13
South West +19 34 £450 +29.12% 5
East of England +38 31 £475 +39.70% 7
West Midlands -31 30 £375 +25.00% 6
North East -13 19 £330 +1.53% 2
East Midlands -14 16 £375 -11.76% 5
Yorkshire -20 13 £400 +14.28% 4
North West -24 13 £300 -9.09% 5
Midlands 0 5 £500 -
Integration Testing
UK

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 384 (39.06%) Agile Software Development
2 262 (26.65%) System Integration Testing
3 254 (25.84%) Java
4 249 (25.33%) Finance
5 233 (23.70%) User Acceptance Testing
6 225 (22.89%) SQL
7 166 (16.89%) Web Services
8 147 (14.95%) Linux
8 147 (14.95%) Unit Testing
9 142 (14.45%) Test Scripting
10 141 (14.34%) Security Cleared
11 140 (14.24%) XML
12 137 (13.94%) Oracle
13 135 (13.73%) QA
14 131 (13.33%) Spring
15 130 (13.22%) Microsoft
16 129 (13.12%) Continuous Integration
17 127 (12.92%) JavaScript
18 123 (12.51%) Regression Testing
19 121 (12.31%) JIRA
20 120 (12.21%) SAP
21 117 (11.90%) Software Engineering
22 115 (11.70%) Banking
23 109 (11.09%) Selenium
24 107 (10.89%) Unix
25 104 (10.58%) Migration
25 104 (10.58%) SC Cleared
26 103 (10.48%) Scrum
27 102 (10.38%) ISEB
27 102 (10.38%) 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 45 (4.58%) Confluence
2 43 (4.37%) SharePoint
2 43 (4.37%) WebSphere
3 39 (3.97%) BizTalk Server
4 34 (3.46%) WebLogic
5 32 (3.26%) IIS
6 30 (3.05%) JBoss
7 26 (2.64%) Mule
8 24 (2.44%) Apache
9 21 (2.14%) Tomcat
10 15 (1.53%) CMS
10 15 (1.53%) Skype for Business
11 14 (1.42%) nginx
11 14 (1.42%) Oracle Service Bus
12 11 (1.12%) Mule ESB
13 9 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 8 (0.81%) Oracle Workflow
14 8 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
15 7 (0.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 7 (0.71%) Documentum
Applications
1 81 (8.24%) MS Excel
2 28 (2.85%) MS Office
3 16 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (1.22%) Simulink
5 7 (0.71%) Mingle
5 7 (0.71%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.61%) MS Project
7 2 (0.20%) Doxygen
7 2 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.10%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 34 (3.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.63%) SAP CO
2 16 (1.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 15 (1.53%) SAP FI
4 13 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
4 13 (1.32%) SAP FI/CO
5 10 (1.02%) Oracle EBS R12
6 8 (0.81%) Oracle Payables
7 7 (0.71%) OpenText VIM for SAP
7 7 (0.71%) SAP HCM
8 6 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
8 6 (0.61%) Magento
8 6 (0.61%) Oracle Cash Management
9 5 (0.51%) SAP CRM
10 4 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
10 4 (0.41%) Oracle Financials
10 4 (0.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 4 (0.41%) SAP SD
11 3 (0.31%) Oracle Retail
11 3 (0.31%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 23 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (2.24%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (1.73%) Office 365
4 15 (1.53%) Yammer
5 12 (1.22%) GitHub
5 12 (1.22%) SaaS
6 10 (1.02%) SuccessFactors
7 9 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (0.81%) Google Play
9 6 (0.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 4 (0.41%) PaaS
11 2 (0.20%) Adobe Analytics
11 2 (0.20%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.20%) IaaS
11 2 (0.20%) Taleo
12 1 (0.10%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 1 (0.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 30 (3.05%) HTTP
2 27 (2.75%) LDAP
3 19 (1.93%) SSL
4 17 (1.73%) TCP/IP
5 12 (1.22%) 4G
5 12 (1.22%) Internet
6 11 (1.12%) 3G
6 11 (1.12%) INAP
7 10 (1.02%) Diameter Protocol
7 10 (1.02%) MGW
7 10 (1.02%) SIGTRAN
8 9 (0.92%) LTE
8 9 (0.92%) PuTTY
9 8 (0.81%) VoIP
10 7 (0.71%) DNS
10 7 (0.71%) RS-422
11 6 (0.61%) Firewall
11 6 (0.61%) LAN
12 5 (0.51%) DVB
13 4 (0.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (9.97%) SQL Server
2 37 (3.76%) Relational Database
3 29 (2.95%) Oracle Database
4 25 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (2.54%) Oracle Reports
5 23 (2.34%) MySQL
6 22 (2.24%) Hadoop
7 21 (2.14%) Big Data
8 19 (1.93%) NoSQL
9 18 (1.83%) RDBMS
9 18 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 15 (1.53%) DB2
11 14 (1.42%) MongoDB
12 13 (1.32%) SQLite
13 8 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
15 6 (0.61%) InterSystems Cache
16 5 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
16 5 (0.51%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 121 (12.31%) JIRA
2 109 (11.09%) Selenium
3 81 (8.24%) Jenkins
4 68 (6.92%) SoapUI
5 63 (6.41%) Cucumber
5 63 (6.41%) JUnit
6 62 (6.31%) Subversion
7 61 (6.21%) Git (software)
8 51 (5.19%) Maven
8 51 (5.19%) Team Foundation Server
9 45 (4.58%) Ant
10 30 (3.05%) WebDriver
11 29 (2.95%) JMeter
12 27 (2.75%) NUnit
13 25 (2.54%) GoogleTest
14 23 (2.34%) Visual Studio
15 22 (2.24%) ClearCase
15 22 (2.24%) CppUnit
15 22 (2.24%) SpecFlow
16 19 (1.93%) Hudson
General
1 249 (25.33%) Finance
2 115 (11.70%) Banking
3 94 (9.56%) Retail
4 48 (4.88%) Manufacturing
5 41 (4.17%) Telecoms
6 28 (2.85%) Investment Banking
7 24 (2.44%) Marketing
8 21 (2.14%) Front Office
9 19 (1.93%) Back Office
10 18 (1.83%) Electronics
11 9 (0.92%) Financial Institution
11 9 (0.92%) Games
11 9 (0.92%) Legal
12 8 (0.81%) Automotive
12 8 (0.81%) Military
12 8 (0.81%) Retail Banking
13 7 (0.71%) Billing
14 6 (0.61%) Aerospace
14 6 (0.61%) Publishing
15 3 (0.31%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 267 (27.16%) Developer
2 223 (22.69%) Analyst
3 173 (17.60%) Test Analyst
4 87 (8.85%) Java Developer
5 86 (8.75%) Test Manager
6 76 (7.73%) Consultant
7 72 (7.32%) Tester
8 59 (6.00%) Senior Developer
9 58 (5.90%) Test Leader
10 44 (4.48%) Test Engineer
11 35 (3.56%) Architect
12 34 (3.46%) Software Engineer
13 29 (2.95%) .NET Developer
13 29 (2.95%) SAP Consultant
14 28 (2.85%) Business Analyst
14 28 (2.85%) Senior Java Developer
15 23 (2.34%) SAP Analyst
16 20 (2.03%) Automation Tester
16 20 (2.03%) C Developer
16 20 (2.03%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (16.89%) Web Services
2 140 (14.24%) XML
3 131 (13.33%) Spring
4 98 (9.97%) SOAP
5 87 (8.85%) HTML
6 85 (8.65%) .NET
7 66 (6.71%) CSS
8 65 (6.61%) REST
9 63 (6.41%) J2EE
10 52 (5.29%) Hibernate
11 45 (4.58%) jQuery
12 37 (3.76%) Ajax
12 37 (3.76%) RESTful
13 35 (3.56%) Apache Camel
13 35 (3.56%) JSON
14 33 (3.36%) HTML5
15 31 (3.15%) ASP.NET
15 31 (3.15%) Middleware
16 30 (3.05%) JDBC
17 29 (2.95%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 102 (10.38%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (3.76%) User Experience
3 33 (3.36%) Derivative
4 32 (3.26%) Computer Science
5 31 (3.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 29 (2.95%) Management Information System
7 23 (2.34%) Mobile App
8 21 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
9 16 (1.63%) Biometrics
10 11 (1.12%) Fixed Income
11 10 (1.02%) PKI
11 10 (1.02%) Smart Meter
12 9 (0.92%) Data Centre
12 9 (0.92%) Mainframe
12 9 (0.92%) Reference Data
12 9 (0.92%) SWIFT
13 8 (0.81%) Data Integration
14 7 (0.71%) Equities
14 7 (0.71%) Mathematics
14 7 (0.71%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 147 (14.95%) Linux
2 107 (10.89%) Unix
3 96 (9.77%) Windows
4 36 (3.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (2.03%) Windows Server
6 17 (1.73%) Android
7 15 (1.53%) Apple iOS
8 12 (1.22%) Solaris
9 8 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (0.71%) AIX
10 7 (0.71%) Ubuntu
11 6 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.51%) CentOS
13 4 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (0.31%) Debian
14 3 (0.31%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.20%) VxWorks
15 2 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.10%) MVS
16 1 (0.10%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 384 (39.06%) Agile Software Development
2 262 (26.65%) System Integration Testing
3 233 (23.70%) User Acceptance Testing
4 147 (14.95%) Unit Testing
5 142 (14.45%) Test Scripting
6 129 (13.12%) Continuous Integration
7 123 (12.51%) Regression Testing
8 117 (11.90%) Software Engineering
9 104 (10.58%) Migration
10 103 (10.48%) Scrum
11 96 (9.77%) Functional Testing
12 94 (9.56%) TDD
13 92 (9.36%) SDLC
14 91 (9.26%) System Testing
15 88 (8.95%) BDD
15 88 (8.95%) Waterfall
16 85 (8.65%) Test Automation
16 85 (8.65%) Test Strategy
17 77 (7.83%) E-Commerce
18 74 (7.53%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 254 (25.84%) Java
2 225 (22.89%) SQL
3 127 (12.92%) JavaScript
4 93 (9.46%) C#
5 91 (9.26%) C
6 64 (6.51%) Python
7 48 (4.88%) C++
8 37 (3.76%) Perl
9 29 (2.95%) PL/SQL
10 26 (2.64%) Groovy
11 24 (2.44%) T-SQL
12 22 (2.24%) Ruby
13 20 (2.03%) PHP
13 20 (2.03%) VB
14 18 (1.83%) PowerShell
15 13 (1.32%) MATLAB
15 13 (1.32%) Shell Script
16 12 (1.22%) Bash Shell
17 11 (1.12%) Ada
18 9 (0.92%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 141 (14.34%) Security Cleared
2 104 (10.58%) SC Cleared
3 102 (10.38%) ISEB
4 85 (8.65%) ISTQB
5 72 (7.32%) Degree
6 33 (3.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 16 (1.63%) DV Cleared
8 12 (1.22%) HND
8 12 (1.22%) PMP
9 8 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
9 8 (0.81%) HNC
10 5 (0.51%) BC Cleared
11 3 (0.31%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.20%) APMP
12 2 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.20%) SAP Certification
13 1 (0.10%) CCDE
13 1 (0.10%) CFA
13 1 (0.10%) CTC Cleared
13 1 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (13.73%) QA
2 10 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (0.51%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.41%) JSP 440
4 4 (0.41%) MiFID
5 3 (0.31%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (0.31%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (0.31%) EMIR
5 3 (0.31%) SDET
5 3 (0.31%) SLA
6 2 (0.20%) Basel III
6 2 (0.20%) FINREP
7 1 (0.10%) Basel II
7 1 (0.10%) DO-178B
7 1 (0.10%) GAAP
7 1 (0.10%) HL7
7 1 (0.10%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.10%) SEPA
7 1 (0.10%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.10%) TARGET2
System Software
1 47 (4.78%) Active Directory
2 27 (2.75%) Docker
3 14 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 8 (0.81%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (0.41%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.20%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.10%) Firmware
7 1 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.10%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (0.10%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 44 (4.48%) HP Quality Center
2 34 (3.46%) Puppet
3 16 (1.63%) Ansible
4 12 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.71%) Oracle Identity Management
6 6 (0.61%) SCCM
7 4 (0.41%) Tivoli
7 4 (0.41%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 4 (0.41%) WebSphere Cast Iron
8 3 (0.31%) Control-M
8 3 (0.31%) WMI
9 2 (0.20%) Kibana
9 2 (0.20%) logstash
9 2 (0.20%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.20%) MOM
9 2 (0.20%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 2 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.10%) CA Service Virtualization
10 1 (0.10%) Nagios
10 1 (0.10%) Salt
Vendors
1 137 (13.94%) Oracle
2 130 (13.22%) Microsoft
3 120 (12.21%) SAP
4 50 (5.09%) IBM
5 45 (4.58%) HP
6 39 (3.97%) Atlassian
7 23 (2.34%) Salesforce.com
8 19 (1.93%) Rally
9 18 (1.83%) Infor
9 18 (1.83%) VMware
10 13 (1.32%) Hortonworks
10 13 (1.32%) hybris
10 13 (1.32%) Red Hat
11 11 (1.12%) Google
12 10 (1.02%) Nokia
12 10 (1.02%) ServiceNow
13 9 (0.92%) TIBCO
14 8 (0.81%) Talend
15 7 (0.71%) ForgeRock
15 7 (0.71%) JDA
West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day 6 Month Contract
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £200.00 - £210 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £420 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £400 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
TEKsystems
Rate: £299 - £351 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 - £525 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spectrum IT
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: Can be discussed
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Nottingham
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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London
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Rate: £650 - £750 per day
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