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 25 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integration Testing
Rank 49 57 58
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 9 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.91% 0.63% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 0.82% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 1
Median daily rate £425 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +4.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
Integration Testing
East of England

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
367 487 410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 78.09% 77.06% 74.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 289 234
Median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £279 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 38 45
Median hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.50 £16.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £46.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Integration Testing across the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Integration Testing Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 25 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
Basildon - 1 - -
Saffron Walden - 1 £438 -
Integration Testing
East of England

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 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 Essex region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 9 (90.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
3 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (40.00%) ATDD
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Selenium
3 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 4 (40.00%) HTML5
3 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (40.00%) BDD
3 4 (40.00%) SoapUI
3 4 (40.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) SOAP
3 4 (40.00%) Web Services
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (30.00%) Client/Server
4 3 (30.00%) MS Office
4 3 (30.00%) Silverlight
4 3 (30.00%) SpecFlow
4 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (30.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) Defect Management
5 2 (20.00%) Test Planning
5 2 (20.00%) Mentoring

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:

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (40.00%) Selenium
1 4 (40.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (30.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (20.00%) Automotive
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Defect Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Test Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Test Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Remedy Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) HTML5
1 4 (40.00%) SOAP
1 4 (40.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) Silverlight
3 2 (20.00%) COM
4 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Testing
3 4 (40.00%) ATDD
3 4 (40.00%) BDD
3 4 (40.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) SDLC
4 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (20.00%) Coaching
5 2 (20.00%) Defect Management
5 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
5 2 (20.00%) System Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Test Planning
5 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
6 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C#
1 4 (40.00%) Java
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (10.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Infor
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
1 2 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) BMC
2 1 (10.00%) Remedy