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 31 March 2015 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Integration Testing
Rank 44 72 57
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -15
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 46 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.86% 0.83% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.57% 1.04% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 6 2
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£375 £300 £194
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +54.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £199
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £310 £350
% change year-on-year
+20.96% -11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +11.11%
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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
1007 862 550
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.55% 79.81% 73.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 678 547 274
Average daily rate £375 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 13
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +36.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £16.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £110.00 £36.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

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 31 March 2015.

Integration Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 35 (61.40%) Release Management
2 34 (59.65%) Apex Code
2 34 (59.65%) Salesforce.com
3 33 (57.89%) REST
4 13 (22.81%) SOAP
4 13 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (17.54%) SQL
5 10 (17.54%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (14.04%) Business Analysis
7 7 (12.28%) MVC
7 7 (12.28%) Java
7 7 (12.28%) CSS
7 7 (12.28%) jQuery
8 6 (10.53%) Spring MVC
8 6 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (10.53%) MooTools
8 6 (10.53%) Apache Solr
8 6 (10.53%) hybris
8 6 (10.53%) CSS3
8 6 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (10.53%) Build Automation
8 6 (10.53%) JSP
8 6 (10.53%) Photoshop
8 6 (10.53%) JavaScript
8 6 (10.53%) Configuration Management
8 6 (10.53%) Adobe
8 6 (10.53%) CRM
8 6 (10.53%) Software Testing
8 6 (10.53%) Spring
8 6 (10.53%) Web Design

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 6 (10.53%) Apache Solr
2 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.75%) JIRA
2 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (7.02%) Telecoms
1 4 (7.02%) Finance
2 1 (1.75%) Banking
2 1 (1.75%) Retail
2 1 (1.75%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 43 (75.44%) Developer
2 34 (59.65%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 15 (26.32%) Technical Developer
4 9 (15.79%) Analyst
5 6 (10.53%) UI Programmer
5 6 (10.53%) UI Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Test Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Tester
8 3 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) .NET Developer
10 1 (1.75%) Systems Tester
10 1 (1.75%) VB.NET Developer
10 1 (1.75%) Team Leader
10 1 (1.75%) Service Management Analyst
10 1 (1.75%) UAT Analyst
10 1 (1.75%) Systems Analyst
10 1 (1.75%) Systems Administrator
10 1 (1.75%) Service Analyst
10 1 (1.75%) Administrator
10 1 (1.75%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (57.89%) REST
2 13 (22.81%) SOAP
3 7 (12.28%) CSS
3 7 (12.28%) jQuery
4 6 (10.53%) MooTools
4 6 (10.53%) JSP
4 6 (10.53%) Spring
4 6 (10.53%) CSS3
4 6 (10.53%) Spring MVC
5 5 (8.77%) Visualforce
6 4 (7.02%) HTML
6 4 (7.02%) HTML5
7 2 (3.51%) .NET
8 1 (1.75%) ADO.NET
8 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.75%) Web Services
8 1 (1.75%) Middleware
8 1 (1.75%) WinForms
8 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.75%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.51%) Replication
2 1 (1.75%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.75%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (61.40%) Release Management
2 13 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (17.54%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (14.04%) Business Analysis
5 7 (12.28%) MVC
6 6 (10.53%) CRM
6 6 (10.53%) Configuration Management
6 6 (10.53%) Software Testing
6 6 (10.53%) Web Design
6 6 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (10.53%) Build Automation
7 5 (8.77%) Test Management
7 5 (8.77%) ITSM
7 5 (8.77%) Service Management
8 4 (7.02%) Project Management
9 3 (5.26%) Regression Testing
9 3 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (5.26%) Risk Management
9 3 (5.26%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (59.65%) Apex Code
2 10 (17.54%) SQL
3 7 (12.28%) Java
4 6 (10.53%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.75%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) ISEB
1 3 (5.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.51%) OpenView
Vendors
1 34 (59.65%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (10.53%) hybris
2 6 (10.53%) Adobe
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle
4 2 (3.51%) HP
5 1 (1.75%) SAP
5 1 (1.75%) Xamarin