The first table below looks at the demand for Integration Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Leeds region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Integration Testing
Rank 61 74 78
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +4
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 14 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.33% 0.56% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 0.74% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 3
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£298 £260 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.42% -40.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £222 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £380 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £353
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -0.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 - £38.00
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
837 680 807
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 79.64% 76.32% 72.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 571 374 484
Average daily rate £350 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 24 14
Average hourly rate £13.50 £38.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.47% +153.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.68 £29.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £45.00 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Integration Testing
West Yorkshire

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Integration Testing across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Integration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Integration Testing Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Integration Testing across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Integration Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 7 (31.82%) ISEB
1 7 (31.82%) ISTQB
1 7 (31.82%) QA
1 7 (31.82%) Test Management
1 7 (31.82%) Test Scripting
2 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (27.27%) CSS
2 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (22.73%) DVB
3 5 (22.73%) Web Design
3 5 (22.73%) JSP
3 5 (22.73%) HTML
3 5 (22.73%) Java
3 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
3 5 (22.73%) Photoshop
3 5 (22.73%) Ethernet
3 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
3 5 (22.73%) Adobe
3 5 (22.73%) VLAN
3 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
3 5 (22.73%) jQuery
3 5 (22.73%) IPTV
3 5 (22.73%) Performance Testing
3 5 (22.73%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (22.73%) Video on Demand
3 5 (22.73%) CSS3
3 5 (22.73%) Build Automation
3 5 (22.73%) Performance Analysis
3 5 (22.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (18.18%) Software Testing

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (13.64%) Apache Solr
2 1 (4.55%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) Ethernet
1 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
1 5 (22.73%) DVB
1 5 (22.73%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) JUnit
1 2 (9.09%) Selenium
1 2 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) ReSharper
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.55%) FindBugs
2 1 (4.55%) dotCover
2 1 (4.55%) Rational Rose
2 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.55%) Maven
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
1 3 (13.64%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Test Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) UI Developer
2 5 (22.73%) UI Programmer
3 4 (18.18%) Tester
4 3 (13.64%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Test Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Systems Test Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Integration Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) QA Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Test Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Tester
5 2 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Test Leader
6 1 (4.55%) Application Development Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Agile Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) CSS
2 5 (22.73%) JSP
2 5 (22.73%) HTML
2 5 (22.73%) jQuery
2 5 (22.73%) CSS3
3 4 (18.18%) MooTools
3 4 (18.18%) Spring
4 3 (13.64%) Middleware
4 3 (13.64%) Spring MVC
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (4.55%) WCF
6 1 (4.55%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
6 1 (4.55%) Ajax
6 1 (4.55%) JSON
6 1 (4.55%) .NET
6 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) IPTV
1 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
1 5 (22.73%) Video on Demand
2 4 (18.18%) Client/Server
2 4 (18.18%) MPEG
2 4 (18.18%) STB
3 2 (9.09%) AS400
3 2 (9.09%) iSeries
4 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Test Management
1 7 (31.82%) Test Scripting
2 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (22.73%) Web Design
3 5 (22.73%) Build Automation
3 5 (22.73%) Performance Testing
3 5 (22.73%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (18.18%) Manual Testing
4 4 (18.18%) Software Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
5 3 (13.64%) MVC
5 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (9.09%) System Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
6 2 (9.09%) Scrum
6 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.55%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) Java
1 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
2 4 (18.18%) Perl
2 4 (18.18%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) C
2 4 (18.18%) Tcl
2 4 (18.18%) C++
3 1 (4.55%) VB6
3 1 (4.55%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) VB
3 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
3 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) ISEB
1 7 (31.82%) ISTQB
2 5 (22.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (18.18%) Degree
4 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Adobe
2 3 (13.64%) hybris
3 2 (9.09%) Capita
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) Sybase
4 1 (4.55%) Perforce