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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Integration Testing
Rank 75 69 67
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 11 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.99% 0.73% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 0.93% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 6
Average daily rate
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£325 £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £450 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £485 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £360 £355
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £43.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -13.79%
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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
866 755 747
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 78.02% 78.73% 74.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 581 452 398
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 10
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.00 £4.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £45.00 £74.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 9 (39.13%) SQL
1 9 (39.13%) CSS
2 8 (34.78%) MVC
2 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) Business Analysis
2 8 (34.78%) jQuery
2 8 (34.78%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (30.43%) hybris
3 7 (30.43%) CSS3
3 7 (30.43%) Build Automation
3 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (30.43%) MooTools
3 7 (30.43%) Apache Solr
3 7 (30.43%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (30.43%) Spring MVC
3 7 (30.43%) Spring
3 7 (30.43%) Web Design
3 7 (30.43%) JSP
3 7 (30.43%) Java
3 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
3 7 (30.43%) Configuration Management
4 6 (26.09%) HTML
4 6 (26.09%) Test Management
5 5 (21.74%) Test Scripting
5 5 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (21.74%) ISTQB
5 5 (21.74%) Finance
6 4 (17.39%) Oracle
6 4 (17.39%) Photoshop
6 4 (17.39%) Adobe

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 7 (30.43%) Apache Solr
2 3 (13.04%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.35%) DVB
1 1 (4.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle OWB
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) JUnit
1 2 (8.70%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (8.70%) JIRA
1 2 (8.70%) Selenium
2 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) General Ledger
3 1 (4.35%) Publishing
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) UI Developer
2 7 (30.43%) UI Programmer
3 5 (21.74%) Front-End Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Test Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Test Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Tester
4 2 (8.70%) Test Leader
4 2 (8.70%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) QA Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) VB6 Developer
5 1 (4.35%) UAT Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) UAT Test Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) CSS
2 8 (34.78%) jQuery
3 7 (30.43%) MooTools
3 7 (30.43%) Spring
3 7 (30.43%) Spring MVC
3 7 (30.43%) JSP
3 7 (30.43%) CSS3
4 6 (26.09%) HTML
5 2 (8.70%) .NET
5 2 (8.70%) Web Services
5 2 (8.70%) Middleware
5 2 (8.70%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (4.35%) WCF
6 1 (4.35%) Ajax
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
6 1 (4.35%) WinForms
6 1 (4.35%) ADO.NET
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) AS400
2 2 (8.70%) STB
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) iSeries
3 1 (4.35%) Video on Demand
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) IPTV
3 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.35%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.35%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) MVC
1 8 (34.78%) Business Analysis
1 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (34.78%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (30.43%) Build Automation
2 7 (30.43%) Web Design
2 7 (30.43%) Configuration Management
3 6 (26.09%) Test Management
4 5 (21.74%) Test Scripting
4 5 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Functional Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Regression Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
7 2 (8.70%) Migration
7 2 (8.70%) Performance Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
7 2 (8.70%) System Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) SQL
2 7 (30.43%) Java
2 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) C#
4 1 (4.35%) C++
4 1 (4.35%) Perl
4 1 (4.35%) VB
4 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.35%) Tcl
4 1 (4.35%) VB6
4 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) ISTQB
2 3 (13.04%) ISEB
3 2 (8.70%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) hybris
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) Adobe
3 1 (4.35%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) Capita
3 1 (4.35%) Sybase
3 1 (4.35%) Xamarin