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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Integration Testing
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 38 36 58
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +22
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 16 18 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.69% 3.10% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.47% 4.18% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £363 £363 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £364 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.71% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 £49.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.71 £44.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +11.25%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
461 431 474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 77.48% 74.18% 75.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 228 247
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 38 24
Median hourly rate £46.73 £37.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.60% +11.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £14.70 £15.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £49.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

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 22 February 2017.

Integration Testing Hourly Rate Histogram 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 22 February 2017. 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 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
Stevenage +1 9 - -
Rickmansworth - 1 - -
Integration Testing
East of England

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 21 (72.41%) Software Engineering
2 19 (65.52%) Configuration Management
3 17 (58.62%) MATLAB
3 17 (58.62%) Simulink
3 17 (58.62%) UML
3 17 (58.62%) Rational DOORS
3 17 (58.62%) Rational Rhapsody
4 12 (41.38%) Ada 95
4 12 (41.38%) Ada
5 11 (37.93%) C++
5 11 (37.93%) Yourdon
6 9 (31.03%) C
7 8 (27.59%) Test Strategy
8 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
8 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
9 6 (20.69%) Test Automation
9 6 (20.69%) Software Testing
9 6 (20.69%) System Integration Testing
10 5 (17.24%) Gherkin
10 5 (17.24%) ATDD
10 5 (17.24%) Non-Functional Testing
10 5 (17.24%) Cucumber
10 5 (17.24%) BDD
10 5 (17.24%) WebDriver
10 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (17.24%) Selenium
10 5 (17.24%) Java
11 4 (13.79%) JUnit
11 4 (13.79%) Tomcat
11 4 (13.79%) Hibernate

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 4 (13.79%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.90%) Confluence
Applications
1 17 (58.62%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) LabWindows
2 1 (3.45%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) RS-422
2 1 (3.45%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 17 (58.62%) Rational DOORS
1 17 (58.62%) Rational Rhapsody
2 5 (17.24%) Cucumber
2 5 (17.24%) Selenium
2 5 (17.24%) WebDriver
3 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
3 4 (13.79%) JIRA
3 4 (13.79%) JUnit
3 4 (13.79%) Maven
3 4 (13.79%) SoapUI
4 3 (10.34%) JBehave
5 1 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (3.45%) FitNesse
5 1 (3.45%) GDB
5 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.45%) Mockito
5 1 (3.45%) Moq
5 1 (3.45%) Robot Framework
5 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) Software Engineer
2 10 (34.48%) Ada Engineer
2 10 (34.48%) Ada Software Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) C++ Software Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) C Software Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Test Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Developer
7 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) C++ Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Test Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Test Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (3.45%) C++ Software Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Developer Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) Gherkin
2 4 (13.79%) Hibernate
2 4 (13.79%) RESTful
2 4 (13.79%) Spring
3 2 (6.90%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.45%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) Software Engineering
2 19 (65.52%) Configuration Management
3 17 (58.62%) UML
4 11 (37.93%) Yourdon
5 8 (27.59%) Test Strategy
6 6 (20.69%) Software Testing
6 6 (20.69%) System Integration Testing
6 6 (20.69%) Test Automation
7 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (17.24%) ATDD
7 5 (17.24%) BDD
7 5 (17.24%) Non-Functional Testing
8 4 (13.79%) Kanban
8 4 (13.79%) Scrum
8 4 (13.79%) TDD
9 3 (10.34%) Automation Testing
9 3 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (10.34%) High Availability
9 3 (10.34%) Open Source
9 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) MATLAB
2 12 (41.38%) Ada
2 12 (41.38%) Ada 95
3 11 (37.93%) C++
4 9 (31.03%) C
5 5 (17.24%) Java
6 2 (6.90%) Python
6 2 (6.90%) Tcl
7 1 (3.45%) Embedded C
7 1 (3.45%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
1 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) ISEB
3 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Serena
2 2 (6.90%) Atlassian