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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integration Testing
Rank 85 53 67
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +14
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 13 29 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.88% 2.60% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 3.01% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 4
Average daily rate £493 £375 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.33% +18.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £211 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £470 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+23.75% -
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
1236 965 779
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 83.74% 86.39% 81.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 846 699 471
Average daily rate £400 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 11 7
Average hourly rate £15.50 £18.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £35.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 2016.

Integration Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (37.50%) Java
3 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 10 (31.25%) Linux
4 9 (28.13%) SQL
4 9 (28.13%) Oracle
5 8 (25.00%) SOA
6 7 (21.88%) Middleware
6 7 (21.88%) WebLogic
6 7 (21.88%) SOAP
6 7 (21.88%) Web Services
6 7 (21.88%) Ruby
6 7 (21.88%) JIRA
6 7 (21.88%) Finance
6 7 (21.88%) REST
7 6 (18.75%) Non-Functional Testing
7 6 (18.75%) Confluence
7 6 (18.75%) Cucumber
7 6 (18.75%) Oracle Fusion
7 6 (18.75%) XML
7 6 (18.75%) Python
7 6 (18.75%) JMS
7 6 (18.75%) C#
7 6 (18.75%) .NET
7 6 (18.75%) Perl
8 5 (15.63%) C
8 5 (15.63%) XSD
8 5 (15.63%) XSLT
8 5 (15.63%) Shell Script
8 5 (15.63%) WSDL

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 7 (21.88%) WebLogic
2 6 (18.75%) Confluence
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle Service Bus
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (9.38%) Apache Solr
5 1 (3.13%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.13%) MS Project
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) SNMP
2 3 (9.38%) BGP
2 3 (9.38%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (9.38%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (9.38%) Firewall
2 3 (9.38%) MPLS
3 2 (6.25%) HTTP
3 2 (6.25%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.13%) DTS
2 1 (3.13%) Hazelcast
2 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (3.13%) SAP BW
2 1 (3.13%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) JIRA
2 6 (18.75%) Cucumber
3 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
3 5 (15.63%) JMeter
3 5 (15.63%) LoadRunner
3 5 (15.63%) Selenium
4 4 (12.50%) HP UFT
5 2 (6.25%) Maven
5 2 (6.25%) SoapUI
6 1 (3.13%) Bundler
6 1 (3.13%) Firebug
6 1 (3.13%) Gemnasium
6 1 (3.13%) Jasmine
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
3 3 (9.38%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Electronics
4 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Developer
2 5 (15.63%) Analyst
2 5 (15.63%) Consultant
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle Consultant
3 4 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Test Leader
4 3 (9.38%) Test Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Test Manager
4 3 (9.38%) UI Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Automation Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (6.25%) JSP Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Lead Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Middleware Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) Middleware
1 7 (21.88%) REST
1 7 (21.88%) SOAP
1 7 (21.88%) Web Services
2 6 (18.75%) .NET
2 6 (18.75%) JMS
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle Fusion
2 6 (18.75%) XML
3 5 (15.63%) Spring
3 5 (15.63%) WSDL
3 5 (15.63%) WSRP
3 5 (15.63%) XSD
3 5 (15.63%) XSLT
4 4 (12.50%) CSS
5 3 (9.38%) CSS3
5 3 (9.38%) jQuery
5 3 (9.38%) JSON
5 3 (9.38%) JSP
5 3 (9.38%) MooTools
5 3 (9.38%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) PKI
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.38%) Smart Meter
3 1 (3.13%) iPad
3 1 (3.13%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Linux
2 5 (15.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (12.50%) Mac OS X
3 4 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.00%) SOA
3 6 (18.75%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (15.63%) B2B
4 5 (15.63%) BPEL
4 5 (15.63%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (15.63%) Functional Testing
4 5 (15.63%) MVC
4 5 (15.63%) Test Automation
4 5 (15.63%) Test Strategy
5 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 4 (12.50%) Project Management
5 4 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
5 4 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) Java
2 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 9 (28.13%) SQL
4 7 (21.88%) Ruby
5 6 (18.75%) C#
5 6 (18.75%) Perl
5 6 (18.75%) Python
6 5 (15.63%) C
6 5 (15.63%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.13%) ABAP
7 1 (3.13%) ES6
7 1 (3.13%) PHP
7 1 (3.13%) Scala
7 1 (3.13%) VB
7 1 (3.13%) VBA
7 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (6.25%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (9.38%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Oracle
2 4 (12.50%) HP
2 4 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 3 (9.38%) Adobe
3 3 (9.38%) CheckPoint
3 3 (9.38%) Cisco
3 3 (9.38%) F5
3 3 (9.38%) hybris
4 2 (6.25%) SAP
4 2 (6.25%) TIBCO
5 1 (3.13%) Sonatype