The table below looks at the statistics for Integration Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integration Testing
Rank 47 67 51
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -16
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 11 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.65% 0.27% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 0.35% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Median daily rate £450 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +6.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Median hourly rate £51.25 - £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.40 £42.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +14.86%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
515 565 494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 77.10% 75.74% 71.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 277 237
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 43 29
Median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -32.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Integration Testing Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Integration Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Integration Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Integration Testing
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
Hemel Hempstead - 4 £450 - 1
Stevenage - 3 - -
Watford +7 2 - -
Royston - 1 - -
Integration Testing
East of England

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 17 (58.62%) Software Engineering
2 7 (24.14%) MATLAB
2 7 (24.14%) Simulink
2 7 (24.14%) Ada
2 7 (24.14%) Ada 95
3 6 (20.69%) C
3 6 (20.69%) C++
3 6 (20.69%) JIRA
4 5 (17.24%) Oracle
4 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database
4 5 (17.24%) QA
5 4 (13.79%) Rational Rhapsody
5 4 (13.79%) System Integration Testing
5 4 (13.79%) Change Control
5 4 (13.79%) SQL
5 4 (13.79%) UML
5 4 (13.79%) Web Services
5 4 (13.79%) XML
6 3 (10.34%) Finance
6 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
6 3 (10.34%) Retail
6 3 (10.34%) Embedded C
6 3 (10.34%) Embedded C++
6 3 (10.34%) JDA
6 3 (10.34%) Linux
6 3 (10.34%) .NET
6 3 (10.34%) C#
6 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
6 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
6 3 (10.34%) Test Strategy

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 3 (10.34%) Confluence
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.45%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (6.90%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (3.45%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
1 1 (3.45%) RS-422
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) JIRA
2 4 (13.79%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
3 3 (10.34%) Zephyr
4 1 (3.45%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (3.45%) Selenium
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
1 3 (10.34%) Retail
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Software Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Test Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Consultant
3 3 (10.34%) Functional QA Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Integration Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) QA Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Manual Test Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle SOA Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) SOA Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Test Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Migration Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Service Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) Web Services
1 4 (13.79%) XML
2 3 (10.34%) .NET
2 3 (10.34%) .NET Framework
2 3 (10.34%) WPF
3 2 (6.90%) Middleware
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (6.90%) REST
3 2 (6.90%) SOAP
3 2 (6.90%) WCF
3 2 (6.90%) WinForms
3 2 (6.90%) WSDL
3 2 (6.90%) XSD
3 2 (6.90%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Software Engineering
2 4 (13.79%) Change Control
2 4 (13.79%) System Integration Testing
2 4 (13.79%) UML
3 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
3 3 (10.34%) SDLC
3 3 (10.34%) Test Management
3 3 (10.34%) Test Strategy
3 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
3 3 (10.34%) V-Model
4 2 (6.90%) Automation Testing
4 2 (6.90%) BPEL
4 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (6.90%) Functional Testing
4 2 (6.90%) ITSM
4 2 (6.90%) Manual Testing
4 2 (6.90%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (6.90%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 2 (6.90%) Performance Testing
4 2 (6.90%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) Ada
1 7 (24.14%) Ada 95
1 7 (24.14%) MATLAB
2 6 (20.69%) C
2 6 (20.69%) C++
3 4 (13.79%) SQL
4 3 (10.34%) C#
4 3 (10.34%) Embedded C
4 3 (10.34%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) ISEB
1 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
1 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) JDA
3 2 (6.90%) BMC
3 2 (6.90%) Remedy
3 2 (6.90%) SAP
4 1 (3.45%) Serena