The table below looks at the statistics for Integration Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Integration Testing
Rank 51 55 51
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 6 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.44% 0.38% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 0.48% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
Median daily rate £475 £350 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -11.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.38 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+9.11% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
353 421 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 84.86% 80.34% 78.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 244 187
Median daily rate £420 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 62 39
Median hourly rate £36.00 £34.50 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +22.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £62.50 £48.67
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex 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 Essex

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Integration Testing across the Essex region.

Integration Testing Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Integration Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Integration Testing across the Essex region.

Integration Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Essex region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 17 (80.95%) Scrum
1 17 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (80.95%) DevOps
2 16 (76.19%) TDD
2 16 (76.19%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (66.67%) SOA
4 11 (52.38%) Finance
5 9 (42.86%) Manufacturing
5 9 (42.86%) Programme Management
5 9 (42.86%) Digital Marketing
5 9 (42.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 9 (42.86%) Marketing
5 9 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (42.86%) Electronics
5 9 (42.86%) Telecoms
5 9 (42.86%) SAP
5 9 (42.86%) Web Services
6 8 (38.10%) Linux
6 8 (38.10%) SOAP
6 8 (38.10%) Puppet
6 8 (38.10%) SoapUI
6 8 (38.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (38.10%) Jenkins
6 8 (38.10%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (33.33%) Open Source
7 7 (33.33%) Test Automation
7 7 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
7 7 (33.33%) Kanban
7 7 (33.33%) Perl
7 7 (33.33%) SSL

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 5 (23.81%) Apache
1 5 (23.81%) JBoss
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Solr
2 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 9 (42.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) HTTP
1 7 (33.33%) SSL
1 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.76%) CouchDB
2 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.76%) HBase
2 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.76%) Neo4j
2 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.76%) Redis
2 1 (4.76%) Riak
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Jenkins
1 8 (38.10%) SoapUI
2 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
2 5 (23.81%) Subversion
General
1 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 9 (42.86%) Electronics
2 9 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 9 (42.86%) Marketing
2 9 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.52%) Automotive
4 1 (4.76%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Test Automation Specialist
1 7 (33.33%) Test Specialist
2 5 (23.81%) Lead DevOps
3 3 (14.29%) QA Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Senior DevOps
4 2 (9.52%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (9.52%) QA Test Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Software Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) QA Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Test Automation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) Web Services
2 8 (38.10%) SOAP
3 5 (23.81%) J2EE
3 5 (23.81%) Middleware
4 1 (4.76%) .NET
4 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.76%) CSS
4 1 (4.76%) D3.js
4 1 (4.76%) Entity Framework
4 1 (4.76%) HTML
4 1 (4.76%) HTML5
4 1 (4.76%) jQuery
4 1 (4.76%) Leaflet
4 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Linux
1 8 (38.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (80.95%) DevOps
1 17 (80.95%) Scrum
2 16 (76.19%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (76.19%) TDD
3 14 (66.67%) SOA
4 9 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (42.86%) Digital Marketing
4 9 (42.86%) Programme Management
5 7 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 7 (33.33%) Kanban
5 7 (33.33%) Open Source
5 7 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
5 7 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 6 (28.57%) Coaching
6 6 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (28.57%) Mentoring
7 5 (23.81%) Microservices
8 4 (19.05%) API Design
8 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) Perl
2 5 (23.81%) C
3 3 (14.29%) Java
4 2 (9.52%) C++
4 2 (9.52%) MATLAB
5 1 (4.76%) C#
5 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (38.10%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) SAP
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle
2 5 (23.81%) WSO2
3 1 (4.76%) Google
3 1 (4.76%) Mapbox