The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integration Testing
Rank 87 61 81
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +20
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 15 38 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.96% 2.84% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 3.30% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 5
Average daily rate £500 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £491 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £361 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.36% +11.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £41.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+1.79% +4.37%
Integration Testing
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1330 1151 966
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 85.31% 85.90% 82.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 956 788 656
Average daily rate £425 £365 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% +8.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £263 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 13 14
Average hourly rate £12.10 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £13.60 £15.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.07 £35.00 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 29 April 2016.

Integration Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (46.43%) Finance
3 12 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (39.29%) Oracle
5 9 (32.14%) Java
5 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
5 9 (32.14%) ERP
5 9 (32.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (32.14%) Telecoms
5 9 (32.14%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (32.14%) Use Case
5 9 (32.14%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 8 (28.57%) Middleware
7 7 (25.00%) SQL
7 7 (25.00%) Selenium
7 7 (25.00%) JIRA
7 7 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
7 7 (25.00%) Functional Testing
8 6 (21.43%) Non-Functional Testing
8 6 (21.43%) Analytics
8 6 (21.43%) Jenkins
8 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
8 6 (21.43%) QA
8 6 (21.43%) Business Analysis
8 6 (21.43%) Ruby
8 6 (21.43%) Unit Testing
8 6 (21.43%) Information Architecture
8 6 (21.43%) Test Strategy
8 6 (21.43%) C#

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 4 (14.29%) Confluence
2 3 (10.71%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 1 (3.57%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
1 6 (21.43%) MS Office
1 6 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
1 6 (21.43%) MS Project
1 6 (21.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.57%) DTS
3 1 (3.57%) Hazelcast
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (3.57%) SAP BW
3 1 (3.57%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) JIRA
1 7 (25.00%) Selenium
2 6 (21.43%) Jenkins
3 5 (17.86%) Cucumber
3 5 (17.86%) JMeter
3 5 (17.86%) LoadRunner
4 4 (14.29%) HP UFT
5 1 (3.57%) Appium
5 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.57%) Jasmine
5 1 (3.57%) Maven
5 1 (3.57%) Subversion
5 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.57%) Zephyr
General
1 13 (46.43%) Finance
2 9 (32.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) Consultant
3 6 (21.43%) Oracle Consultant
4 5 (17.86%) Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Test Leader
5 4 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Test Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Architect
6 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 3 (10.71%) Functional Consultant
6 3 (10.71%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 3 (10.71%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Systems Test Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Test Manager
7 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Functional Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Oracle Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Oracle Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Oracle BI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) Middleware
2 6 (21.43%) .NET
3 3 (10.71%) HTML
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (7.14%) XML
5 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.57%) Apache Camel
5 1 (3.57%) Apache Tika
5 1 (3.57%) CSS
5 1 (3.57%) hapi
5 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.57%) Itk
5 1 (3.57%) JMS
5 1 (3.57%) JMX
5 1 (3.57%) LESS
5 1 (3.57%) React
5 1 (3.57%) RefluxJS
5 1 (3.57%) REST
5 1 (3.57%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.29%) PKI
3 3 (10.71%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.57%) iPad
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Linux
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.57%) Android
3 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (32.14%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (32.14%) ERP
3 9 (32.14%) Stakeholder Analysis
3 9 (32.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (32.14%) Use Case
4 7 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 7 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
5 6 (21.43%) Analytics
5 6 (21.43%) Business Analysis
5 6 (21.43%) Change Management
5 6 (21.43%) Information Architecture
5 6 (21.43%) Non-Functional Testing
5 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2
5 6 (21.43%) Project Management
5 6 (21.43%) Service Management
5 6 (21.43%) Test Strategy
5 6 (21.43%) Unit Testing
6 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) Java
1 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
2 7 (25.00%) SQL
3 6 (21.43%) C#
3 6 (21.43%) Ruby
4 5 (17.86%) C
4 5 (17.86%) Perl
4 5 (17.86%) Python
4 5 (17.86%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.57%) ABAP
5 1 (3.57%) ES6
5 1 (3.57%) VB
5 1 (3.57%) VBA
5 1 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Oracle
2 4 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (3.57%) SAP