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 28 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integration Testing
Rank 50 59 52
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 9 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.86% 0.48% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 0.61% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 1
Median daily rate £438 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +4.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.09 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+27.71% +6.66%
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
392 491 391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 81.16% 78.06% 77.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 302 212
Median daily rate £325 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £270 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 50 47
Median hourly rate £36.00 £32.65 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.26% +8.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.50 £41.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 28 July 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 11 (91.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (58.33%) System Integration Testing
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
4 4 (33.33%) Selenium
4 4 (33.33%) TDD
4 4 (33.33%) C#
4 4 (33.33%) HTML
4 4 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) MS Office
4 4 (33.33%) SOAP
4 4 (33.33%) SDLC
4 4 (33.33%) HTML5
4 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 4 (33.33%) BDD
4 4 (33.33%) SoapUI
4 4 (33.33%) ATDD
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Testing
4 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (25.00%) Change Control
5 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (25.00%) SpecFlow
5 3 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
5 3 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Web Services
5 3 (25.00%) MS Excel

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 4 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 4 (33.33%) Selenium
1 4 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 3 (25.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (25.00%) Legal
2 2 (16.67%) Automotive
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Defect Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Test Leader
2 2 (16.67%) Test Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
1 4 (33.33%) HTML5
1 4 (33.33%) SOAP
2 3 (25.00%) Silverlight
2 3 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (16.67%) COM
4 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (58.33%) System Integration Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Testing
4 4 (33.33%) ATDD
4 4 (33.33%) BDD
4 4 (33.33%) SDLC
4 4 (33.33%) TDD
5 3 (25.00%) Change Control
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Project Management
5 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
5 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (16.67%) Defect Management
6 2 (16.67%) Migration
6 2 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 3 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (8.33%) ISEB
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Infor
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
1 2 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (16.67%) SAP