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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integration Testing
Rank 46 50 65
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +15
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 13 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.04% 1.09% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.68% 1.46% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £425 - £210
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 £41.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.85% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -6.97%
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
485 479 568
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 76.02% 74.26% 76.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 245 343
Median daily rate £438 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £278 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 33 24
Median hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.50 £47.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Integration Testing across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Integration Testing Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 21 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 15 (55.56%) Configuration Management
2 15 (55.56%) MATLAB
2 15 (55.56%) Simulink
3 12 (44.44%) UML
3 12 (44.44%) Rational Rhapsody
4 11 (40.74%) Rational DOORS
4 11 (40.74%) C
4 11 (40.74%) C++
5 10 (37.04%) Ada
5 10 (37.04%) Ada 95
6 8 (29.63%) Yourdon
7 7 (25.93%) Test Strategy
8 5 (18.52%) JIRA
8 5 (18.52%) System Integration Testing
9 4 (14.81%) RS-422
9 4 (14.81%) LabWindows
9 4 (14.81%) Serena
9 4 (14.81%) Embedded C
9 4 (14.81%) Embedded C++
10 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
10 3 (11.11%) Java
10 3 (11.11%) Hibernate
10 3 (11.11%) Scrum
10 3 (11.11%) JUnit
10 3 (11.11%) Software Testing
10 3 (11.11%) Spring
10 3 (11.11%) Maven
10 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (11.11%) Selenium

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 (11.11%) Confluence
1 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (55.56%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) LabWindows
2 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) RS-422
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Rational Rhapsody
2 11 (40.74%) Rational DOORS
3 5 (18.52%) JIRA
4 3 (11.11%) Cucumber
4 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 3 (11.11%) JUnit
4 3 (11.11%) Maven
4 3 (11.11%) Selenium
4 3 (11.11%) SoapUI
4 3 (11.11%) WebDriver
5 2 (7.41%) Zephyr
6 1 (3.70%) JBehave
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
1 2 (7.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Software Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Ada Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Ada Software Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) C Software Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Software Test Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Test Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) QA Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Delivery Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Gherkin
1 3 (11.11%) Hibernate
1 3 (11.11%) RESTful
1 3 (11.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 15 (55.56%) Configuration Management
3 12 (44.44%) UML
4 8 (29.63%) Yourdon
5 7 (25.93%) Test Strategy
6 5 (18.52%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (11.11%) ATDD
7 3 (11.11%) BDD
7 3 (11.11%) High Availability
7 3 (11.11%) Kanban
7 3 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Scrum
7 3 (11.11%) Software Testing
8 2 (7.41%) SDLC
8 2 (7.41%) TDD
8 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
8 2 (7.41%) V-Model
9 1 (3.70%) Automation Testing
9 1 (3.70%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) MATLAB
2 11 (40.74%) C
2 11 (40.74%) C++
3 10 (37.04%) Ada
3 10 (37.04%) Ada 95
4 4 (14.81%) Embedded C
4 4 (14.81%) Embedded C++
5 3 (11.11%) Java
6 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Serena
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Atlassian