The table below looks at the statistics for Integration Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire 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 39 36 44
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 8 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.67% 1.43% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.24% 1.84% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 3
Median daily rate £375 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 - £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Median hourly rate £44.00 £35.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.94% +9.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -6.97%
Integration Testing
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
247 326 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 82.33% 77.62% 80.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 218 242
Median daily rate £415 £465 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.75% +9.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £895 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 39 18
Median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £27.49 £20.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £47.33 £82.00
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 Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire 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 Lancashire

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Integration Testing Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Integration Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Integration Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Integration Testing
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Blackpool - 7 £375 - 1
Integration Testing
North West

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 8 (80.00%) Oracle
1 8 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (70.00%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (70.00%) Virtual Team
3 6 (60.00%) .NET
3 6 (60.00%) C
3 6 (60.00%) C#
3 6 (60.00%) Java
3 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (60.00%) Perl
3 6 (60.00%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (60.00%) Python
3 6 (60.00%) ERP
3 6 (60.00%) Shell Script
3 6 (60.00%) Test Strategy
3 6 (60.00%) Functional Testing
3 6 (60.00%) Ruby
4 5 (50.00%) QA
5 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (40.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (30.00%) Change Management
6 3 (30.00%) ITIL
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (30.00%) Data Management
6 3 (30.00%) IaaS
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (30.00%) Open Source

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 (30.00%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) IaaS
1 3 (30.00%) PaaS
1 3 (30.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (10.00%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) CaliberRM
1 1 (10.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (10.00%) ClearQuest
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) Rational Robot
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Test Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) QA Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Tester
4 1 (10.00%) ABAP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) QA Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) QA Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) QA Tester
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Software Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Software QA Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 6 (60.00%) ERP
2 6 (60.00%) Functional Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (30.00%) Change Management
3 3 (30.00%) Data Management
3 3 (30.00%) High Availability
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) Open Source
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (20.00%) Cash Management
4 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
4 2 (20.00%) SFIA
4 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C
1 6 (60.00%) C#
1 6 (60.00%) Java
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (60.00%) Perl
1 6 (60.00%) Python
1 6 (60.00%) Ruby
1 6 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (10.00%) ABAP
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) ISEB
3 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) SAP