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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Integration Testing
Rank 73 49 63
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +14
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 3 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.36% 0.82% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 1.11% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 9
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +9.45%
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
646 359 699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 76.90% 73.27% 71.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 163 338
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £262 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 25 38
Average hourly rate £15.00 £46.00 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.39% +68.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.75 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Integration Testing across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Integration Testing within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -4 1 - - 2
Integration Testing
East of England

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Integration Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Integration Testing.

1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
3 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
3 4 (36.36%) Serena
3 4 (36.36%) C
3 4 (36.36%) C++
3 4 (36.36%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) Degree
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) MySQL
5 2 (18.18%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) SOAP
5 2 (18.18%) XML
5 2 (18.18%) UNIX
5 2 (18.18%) Linux
5 2 (18.18%) UML
5 2 (18.18%) Ada
5 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) ISEB
5 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
5 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
5 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
5 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
5 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Retail
5 2 (18.18%) Content Management
5 2 (18.18%) System Testing

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Integration Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Integration Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (18.18%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (9.09%) MSI
General
1 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Test Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Ada Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Packager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) SOAP
1 2 (18.18%) XML
1 2 (18.18%) REST
2 1 (9.09%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) UNIX
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
2 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
3 2 (18.18%) UML
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Content Management
3 2 (18.18%) System Testing
3 2 (18.18%) People Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C
1 4 (36.36%) C++
1 4 (36.36%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Ada
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) ISEB
2 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (9.09%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Serena
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Business Objects
3 1 (9.09%) SAP