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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Integration Testing
Rank 250 244 262
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +18
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 486 447 363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.92% 0.87% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 1.14% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 250 200
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£375 £380 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.18% -5.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £272 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £565 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.19% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 2
Average hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £59.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -32.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.20 £38.20 £50.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.20 £40.75 £67.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £70.00
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -42.85%
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
41497 39075 36704
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 78.31% 76.38% 75.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 27575 24692 22997
Average daily rate £425 £413 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1127 1093 1036
Average hourly rate £31.00 £24.12 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.52% -19.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 3 September 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
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 3 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +1 198 £445 -1.11% 48
South East -15 80 £370 -1.33% 30
North West -9 49 £330 +3.12% 6
Yorkshire -4 38 £338 +3.84% 6
South West -4 34 £356 +9.61% 6
West Midlands -5 30 £300 -33.33% 7
East Midlands -8 21 £438 +22.80% 4
East of England -4 17 £400 -5.88% 6
North East -17 11 £327 +11.17% 3
South Coast +1 3 - -
Midlands +5 1 - -
Integration Testing
UK

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 309 (32.36%) System Integration Testing
2 276 (28.90%) Finance
3 271 (28.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 265 (27.75%) Agile Software Development
5 245 (25.65%) SQL
6 236 (24.71%) Test Scripting
7 178 (18.64%) Java
8 155 (16.23%) XML
9 148 (15.50%) Oracle
10 146 (15.29%) System Testing
11 140 (14.66%) QA
12 131 (13.72%) ISEB
13 128 (13.40%) SQL Server
14 124 (12.98%) Security Cleared
15 120 (12.57%) SAP
16 115 (12.04%) Unit Testing
17 110 (11.52%) Banking
18 104 (10.89%) Microsoft
19 101 (10.58%) HP Quality Center
19 101 (10.58%) Test Strategy
20 100 (10.47%) ISTQB
21 99 (10.37%) Web Services
22 97 (10.16%) Regression Testing
23 96 (10.05%) .NET
24 95 (9.95%) SDLC
25 92 (9.63%) Migration
26 90 (9.42%) Continuous Integration
27 87 (9.11%) Linux
28 80 (8.38%) HP
29 79 (8.27%) Project Management

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 41 (4.29%) BizTalk Server
2 37 (3.87%) WebSphere
3 30 (3.14%) SharePoint
4 21 (2.20%) Confluence
5 16 (1.68%) Apache Solr
6 15 (1.57%) JBoss
7 14 (1.47%) Tomcat
8 13 (1.36%) CMS
9 11 (1.15%) WebLogic
9 11 (1.15%) Mule
10 9 (0.94%) Apache
11 8 (0.84%) Node.js
12 6 (0.63%) Oracle Service Bus
12 6 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 6 (0.63%) IIS
13 5 (0.52%) nginx
14 4 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
14 4 (0.42%) OpenStack
14 4 (0.42%) LiveLink
14 4 (0.42%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 54 (5.65%) MS Excel
2 32 (3.35%) MS Office
3 15 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (1.15%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.63%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.42%) MS Project
7 2 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (2.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 13 (1.36%) SAP HR
4 8 (0.84%) SAP FI
5 7 (0.73%) SAP Payroll
5 7 (0.73%) Oracle Payables
5 7 (0.73%) Oracle Receivables
6 5 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
6 5 (0.52%) Markit EDM
7 4 (0.42%) SAP HCM
7 4 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
7 4 (0.42%) Magento
8 3 (0.31%) MultiFonds
8 3 (0.31%) SAP Retail
9 2 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (0.21%) Maximo
9 2 (0.21%) SAP CO
9 2 (0.21%) SAP SD
9 2 (0.21%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (0.73%) SaaS
3 6 (0.63%) SuccessFactors
4 5 (0.52%) GitHub
5 4 (0.42%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.10%) Force.com
7 1 (0.10%) Heroku
7 1 (0.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.41%) Internet
2 22 (2.30%) HTTP
3 9 (0.94%) Firewall
4 8 (0.84%) FTP
5 7 (0.73%) SMTP
5 7 (0.73%) MPLS
5 7 (0.73%) BGP
5 7 (0.73%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (0.73%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (0.63%) Intranet
7 5 (0.52%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.52%) DNS
8 4 (0.42%) SSL
8 4 (0.42%) 3G
9 3 (0.31%) SAN
10 2 (0.21%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.21%) Kerberos
10 2 (0.21%) LDAP
10 2 (0.21%) LTE
10 2 (0.21%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (13.40%) SQL Server
2 55 (5.76%) Data Warehouse
3 44 (4.61%) Relational Database
4 35 (3.66%) RDBMS
5 32 (3.35%) Oracle Database
6 27 (2.83%) MySQL
6 27 (2.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 21 (2.20%) DB2
8 19 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
9 16 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
10 13 (1.36%) MongoDB
11 12 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
11 12 (1.26%) Informix
12 11 (1.15%) SAP BW
12 11 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
13 10 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
14 9 (0.94%) NoSQL
15 8 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 8 (0.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 7 (0.73%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 66 (6.91%) JIRA
2 61 (6.39%) SoapUI
3 60 (6.28%) Selenium
4 59 (6.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 37 (3.87%) Subversion
6 34 (3.56%) Git (software)
7 30 (3.14%) NUnit
8 28 (2.93%) Jenkins
9 26 (2.72%) Cucumber
10 20 (2.09%) JUnit
10 20 (2.09%) Visual Studio
11 18 (1.88%) ClearCase
11 18 (1.88%) LoadRunner
11 18 (1.88%) WebDriver
12 17 (1.78%) GoogleTest
12 17 (1.78%) Ant
13 16 (1.68%) HP UFT
14 15 (1.57%) SpecFlow
15 13 (1.36%) Maven
15 13 (1.36%) CppUnit
General
1 276 (28.90%) Finance
2 110 (11.52%) Banking
3 56 (5.86%) Retail
4 50 (5.24%) Manufacturing
5 44 (4.61%) Investment Banking
6 40 (4.19%) Telecoms
7 22 (2.30%) Aerospace
8 17 (1.78%) Front Office
9 16 (1.68%) Marketing
10 15 (1.57%) Automotive
11 14 (1.47%) Electronics
11 14 (1.47%) Publishing
12 9 (0.94%) Financial Institution
13 8 (0.84%) Back Office
14 7 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (0.73%) Billing
14 7 (0.73%) German Language
15 5 (0.52%) Games
16 4 (0.42%) Military
16 4 (0.42%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 314 (32.88%) Analyst
2 234 (24.50%) Test Analyst
3 182 (19.06%) Developer
4 106 (11.10%) Tester
5 84 (8.80%) Test Manager
6 65 (6.81%) Java Developer
6 65 (6.81%) Test Leader
7 46 (4.82%) Business Analyst
8 32 (3.35%) Software Engineer
8 32 (3.35%) Consultant
9 26 (2.72%) Senior Analyst
10 25 (2.62%) Senior Developer
10 25 (2.62%) Architect
11 23 (2.41%) Project Manager
11 23 (2.41%) Test Engineer
12 20 (2.09%) Integration Manager
13 19 (1.99%) Systems Analyst
13 19 (1.99%) Systems Tester
14 18 (1.88%) Senior Test Analyst
14 18 (1.88%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (16.23%) XML
2 99 (10.37%) Web Services
3 96 (10.05%) .NET
4 72 (7.54%) HTML
5 64 (6.70%) SOAP
6 60 (6.28%) Spring
7 52 (5.45%) CSS
8 37 (3.87%) jQuery
9 36 (3.77%) ASP.NET
10 30 (3.14%) REST
11 29 (3.04%) Middleware
12 27 (2.83%) J2EE
12 27 (2.83%) HTML5
13 26 (2.72%) WSDL
14 24 (2.51%) XSLT
14 24 (2.51%) JSP
15 23 (2.41%) Spring MVC
15 23 (2.41%) CSS3
16 22 (2.30%) RESTful
17 21 (2.20%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 65 (6.81%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (5.03%) Management Information System
3 24 (2.51%) Derivative
3 24 (2.51%) SWIFT
4 20 (2.09%) Mobile App
5 18 (1.88%) User Experience
6 16 (1.68%) Smart Meter
7 13 (1.36%) Data Conversion
7 13 (1.36%) DTV
8 12 (1.26%) Computer Science
9 11 (1.15%) Fixed Income
10 10 (1.05%) EFT
10 10 (1.05%) NHS
10 10 (1.05%) Data Integration
10 10 (1.05%) Data Centre
11 8 (0.84%) Market Risk
11 8 (0.84%) AS400
12 7 (0.73%) Client/Server
12 7 (0.73%) N-Tier
12 7 (0.73%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 87 (9.11%) Linux
2 74 (7.75%) UNIX
3 70 (7.33%) Windows
4 17 (1.78%) Android
4 17 (1.78%) Apple iOS
5 14 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (1.15%) VME
8 8 (0.84%) Solaris
8 8 (0.84%) Windows XP
8 8 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.52%) Ubuntu
9 5 (0.52%) Windows Phone
9 5 (0.52%) Windows Phone 7
10 4 (0.42%) VMS
11 2 (0.21%) VxWorks
11 2 (0.21%) SUSE
11 2 (0.21%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.10%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.10%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 309 (32.36%) System Integration Testing
2 271 (28.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 265 (27.75%) Agile Software Development
4 236 (24.71%) Test Scripting
5 146 (15.29%) System Testing
6 115 (12.04%) Unit Testing
7 101 (10.58%) Test Strategy
8 97 (10.16%) Regression Testing
9 95 (9.95%) SDLC
10 92 (9.63%) Migration
11 90 (9.42%) Continuous Integration
12 79 (8.27%) Project Management
13 73 (7.64%) Software Testing
14 67 (7.02%) Scrum
15 63 (6.60%) Automated Testing
15 63 (6.60%) Software Engineering
15 63 (6.60%) Data Migration
16 62 (6.49%) TDD
17 58 (6.07%) Performance Testing
18 56 (5.86%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 245 (25.65%) SQL
2 178 (18.64%) Java
3 77 (8.06%) JavaScript
4 61 (6.39%) C#
5 41 (4.29%) T-SQL
6 39 (4.08%) C++
6 39 (4.08%) C
7 30 (3.14%) Python
8 23 (2.41%) PL/SQL
9 20 (2.09%) Perl
10 14 (1.47%) COBOL
10 14 (1.47%) PowerShell
11 12 (1.26%) Shell Script
11 12 (1.26%) VB.NET
12 11 (1.15%) Scala
13 10 (1.05%) Groovy
14 9 (0.94%) Ruby
14 9 (0.94%) PHP
15 8 (0.84%) VB
15 8 (0.84%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 131 (13.72%) ISEB
2 124 (12.98%) Security Cleared
3 100 (10.47%) ISTQB
4 77 (8.06%) SC Cleared
5 71 (7.43%) Degree
6 38 (3.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 17 (1.78%) DV Cleared
8 14 (1.47%) APMP
9 13 (1.36%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 13 (1.36%) ISEB Practitioner
10 12 (1.26%) PMI Certification
11 11 (1.15%) PMP
11 11 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 8 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (0.84%) OCP
12 8 (0.84%) OCA
12 8 (0.84%) Oracle Certification
12 8 (0.84%) OCAJ
13 4 (0.42%) BC Cleared
14 2 (0.21%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 140 (14.66%) QA
2 8 (0.84%) DO-178B
3 7 (0.73%) SLA
4 4 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.42%) GMP
5 3 (0.31%) MiFID
6 2 (0.21%) HL7
6 2 (0.21%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.10%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.10%) Basel III
7 1 (0.10%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.10%) GxP
System Software
1 14 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (1.15%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.84%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.21%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.10%) Docker
5 1 (0.10%) XenApp
5 1 (0.10%) vSphere
5 1 (0.10%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 101 (10.58%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (1.05%) MOM
3 7 (0.73%) FortiGate
4 6 (0.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (0.63%) McAfee ePO
4 6 (0.63%) Puppet
4 6 (0.63%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 3 (0.31%) CA LISA
5 3 (0.31%) OpenView
6 2 (0.21%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (0.21%) Control-M
6 2 (0.21%) OpenAM
6 2 (0.21%) logstash
6 2 (0.21%) Kibana
7 1 (0.10%) Ansible
7 1 (0.10%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.10%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.10%) ZENworks
7 1 (0.10%) WebInspect
7 1 (0.10%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 148 (15.50%) Oracle
2 120 (12.57%) SAP
3 104 (10.89%) Microsoft
4 80 (8.38%) HP
5 40 (4.19%) IBM
6 17 (1.78%) hybris
7 16 (1.68%) VMware
7 16 (1.68%) Sybase
8 12 (1.26%) PeopleSoft
8 12 (1.26%) Adobe
8 12 (1.26%) Atlassian
9 11 (1.15%) Serena
10 10 (1.05%) Endeca
10 10 (1.05%) Google
10 10 (1.05%) Cisco
10 10 (1.05%) Remedy
11 8 (0.84%) TIBCO
11 8 (0.84%) webMethods
11 8 (0.84%) Red Hat
11 8 (0.84%) MuleSoft
Cheshire
Proactive Appointments
Rate: £450 - 500 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
South West London
LA International
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Feltham, Middlesex
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Feltham, Middlesex
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £300 - £344 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Network ITR
Rate: £400 - £430 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes
People Source
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
LA International
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £280.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £500 - £560 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
InfoURGE Technologies
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £200 - £220 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Docklands
iKonnect
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 15 days ago