The table below looks at the statistics for Integration Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Integration Testing
Rank 226 216 272
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +56
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 179 211 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.79% 0.93% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 1.19% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 125 84
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £469
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £250 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £351
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £29.00 £38.75 £110.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.16% -64.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+14.86% +2.77%
Integration Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17784 17779 17001
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.63% 78.28% 78.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 12516 12755 11670
Average daily rate £450 £435 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 226 269
Average hourly rate £21.00 £21.75 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -35.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £14.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £53.50 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Integration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in London

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Integration Testing Daily Rate Trend in London

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Integration Testing across the London region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Integration Testing Daily Rate Histogram in London

Integration Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Integration Testing across the London region.

Integration Testing Hourly Rate Trend in London

Integration Testing
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Integration Testing within the London region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -1 42 £425 +4.29% 9
Canary Wharf -4 6 £300 -
Feltham -4 1 £288 -37.50%
Bromley - 1 - -
Integration Testing
England

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 109 (32.44%) User Acceptance Testing
2 104 (30.95%) System Integration Testing
3 103 (30.65%) SQL
4 90 (26.79%) Finance
5 77 (22.92%) Banking
6 75 (22.32%) Agile Software Development
7 69 (20.54%) QA
8 59 (17.56%) Test Scripting
9 57 (16.96%) System Testing
9 57 (16.96%) Microsoft
10 56 (16.67%) Test Strategy
11 54 (16.07%) SQL Server
12 49 (14.58%) Degree
13 48 (14.29%) .NET
14 47 (13.99%) MS Excel
15 46 (13.69%) Data Modelling
16 43 (12.80%) Investment Banking
16 43 (12.80%) SDLC
17 42 (12.50%) Java
18 40 (11.90%) Risk Management
19 38 (11.31%) Oracle
20 37 (11.01%) ISEB
21 34 (10.12%) CRM
21 34 (10.12%) Regression Testing
22 32 (9.52%) Unit Testing
23 31 (9.23%) Stress Testing
23 31 (9.23%) Migration
24 30 (8.93%) Data Warehouse
24 30 (8.93%) HP Quality Center
24 30 (8.93%) Market Risk

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 15 (4.46%) BizTalk Server
2 12 (3.57%) CMS
3 8 (2.38%) Lync
3 8 (2.38%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.79%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.19%) MindAlign
5 4 (1.19%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.19%) IIS
6 3 (0.89%) MS Project Server
6 3 (0.89%) Confluence
7 2 (0.60%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (0.60%) Node.js
7 2 (0.60%) Apache
7 2 (0.60%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.60%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.30%) JBoss
8 1 (0.30%) LiveLink
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
8 1 (0.30%) Drupal
8 1 (0.30%) GlassFish
Applications
1 47 (13.99%) MS Excel
2 16 (4.76%) MS Office
3 5 (1.49%) MS Project
4 3 (0.89%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (5.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.49%) SAP FI
2 5 (1.49%) Markit EDM
2 5 (1.49%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (0.89%) thinkFolio
4 2 (0.60%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.60%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.60%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.60%) LatentZero
4 2 (0.60%) SAP Retail
4 2 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.30%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.30%) SAP QM
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.30%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.30%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.60%) Force.com
2 2 (0.60%) SaaS
3 1 (0.30%) Office 365
3 1 (0.30%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.38%) LDAP
1 8 (2.38%) Internet
1 8 (2.38%) Unified Communications
2 5 (1.49%) Wireshark
3 4 (1.19%) Softphone
3 4 (1.19%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.89%) DNS
5 2 (0.60%) SAN
5 2 (0.60%) Intranet
5 2 (0.60%) Diameter Protocol
5 2 (0.60%) SIGTRAN
5 2 (0.60%) SS7
5 2 (0.60%) TCAP
6 1 (0.30%) 2G
6 1 (0.30%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.30%) 3G
6 1 (0.30%) DVB
6 1 (0.30%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.30%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (16.07%) SQL Server
2 30 (8.93%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (5.36%) Relational Database
4 14 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (2.98%) DB2
6 8 (2.38%) Informix
6 8 (2.38%) RDBMS
6 8 (2.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 8 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (1.49%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 5 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.19%) Oracle ODI
11 3 (0.89%) MySQL
11 3 (0.89%) Big Data
11 3 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (0.89%) SAP BW
12 2 (0.60%) SAP BI
12 2 (0.60%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 25 (7.44%) JIRA
2 22 (6.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (5.65%) Selenium
4 17 (5.06%) SoapUI
5 15 (4.46%) Subversion
6 13 (3.87%) Git (software)
7 9 (2.68%) SpecFlow
7 9 (2.68%) Cucumber
8 8 (2.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 7 (2.08%) Visual Studio
9 7 (2.08%) QuickTest Pro
10 6 (1.79%) TeamCity
10 6 (1.79%) NUnit
10 6 (1.79%) WebDriver
11 5 (1.49%) JUnit
12 4 (1.19%) Rational Rose
12 4 (1.19%) LoadRunner
12 4 (1.19%) Maven
12 4 (1.19%) WATIR
13 3 (0.89%) Jenkins
General
1 90 (26.79%) Finance
2 77 (22.92%) Banking
3 43 (12.80%) Investment Banking
4 17 (5.06%) Retail
5 11 (3.27%) Financial Institution
6 9 (2.68%) Telecoms
7 8 (2.38%) Legal
8 5 (1.49%) Back Office
9 4 (1.19%) Front Office
9 4 (1.19%) Retail Banking
9 4 (1.19%) Marketing
10 2 (0.60%) Publishing
10 2 (0.60%) Games
10 2 (0.60%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.60%) Music Industry
10 2 (0.60%) Wholesale Banking
11 1 (0.30%) Billing
11 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.30%) Advertising
11 1 (0.30%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 114 (33.93%) Analyst
2 61 (18.15%) Tester
3 55 (16.37%) Test Analyst
4 50 (14.88%) Developer
5 47 (13.99%) Business Analyst
6 33 (9.82%) Banking Business Analyst
7 30 (8.93%) Market Risk Business Analyst
7 30 (8.93%) Market Risk Analyst
8 29 (8.63%) Market Analyst
8 29 (8.63%) IT Business Analyst
8 29 (8.63%) Risk Analyst
9 26 (7.74%) Test Manager
10 17 (5.06%) Systems Tester
11 16 (4.76%) Consultant
12 14 (4.17%) Test Leader
13 13 (3.87%) Designer
14 11 (3.27%) Systems Analyst
14 11 (3.27%) Senior Analyst
15 10 (2.98%) C# Developer
15 10 (2.98%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (14.29%) .NET
2 28 (8.33%) XML
3 21 (6.25%) SOAP
4 19 (5.65%) Web Services
5 16 (4.76%) HTML
6 12 (3.57%) .NET Framework
6 12 (3.57%) REST
7 11 (3.27%) CSS
8 9 (2.68%) jQuery
9 6 (1.79%) WCF
9 6 (1.79%) Middleware
10 5 (1.49%) FIX Protocol
11 4 (1.19%) Spring
11 4 (1.19%) WinForms
11 4 (1.19%) WSDL
11 4 (1.19%) ASP.NET
11 4 (1.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (1.19%) Moose
12 3 (0.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (0.89%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 30 (8.93%) Market Risk
2 24 (7.14%) SWIFT
3 14 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (3.87%) User Experience
4 13 (3.87%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.68%) Clustering
6 6 (1.79%) Derivative
6 6 (1.79%) Fixed Income
6 6 (1.79%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.49%) Equities
7 5 (1.49%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (1.49%) NHS
8 3 (0.89%) iPhone
8 3 (0.89%) iPad
9 2 (0.60%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (0.60%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.60%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.60%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 27 (8.04%) Windows
2 16 (4.76%) Linux
3 12 (3.57%) UNIX
4 11 (3.27%) Solaris
5 10 (2.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (2.68%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.49%) Windows Phone 8
7 5 (1.49%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.89%) Android
8 3 (0.89%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.60%) VMS
9 2 (0.60%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.60%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.30%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.30%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.30%) OS/390
10 1 (0.30%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (32.44%) User Acceptance Testing
2 104 (30.95%) System Integration Testing
3 75 (22.32%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (17.56%) Test Scripting
5 57 (16.96%) System Testing
6 56 (16.67%) Test Strategy
7 46 (13.69%) Data Modelling
8 43 (12.80%) SDLC
9 40 (11.90%) Risk Management
10 34 (10.12%) Regression Testing
10 34 (10.12%) CRM
11 32 (9.52%) Unit Testing
12 31 (9.23%) Stress Testing
12 31 (9.23%) Migration
13 29 (8.63%) Software Testing
14 26 (7.74%) Validation
15 25 (7.44%) Project Management
16 24 (7.14%) Test Management
17 23 (6.85%) Data Migration
17 23 (6.85%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 103 (30.65%) SQL
2 42 (12.50%) Java
3 23 (6.85%) C#
4 16 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 15 (4.46%) Perl
5 15 (4.46%) Shell Script
6 14 (4.17%) PowerShell
7 9 (2.68%) T-SQL
8 7 (2.08%) VBA
9 6 (1.79%) PHP
9 6 (1.79%) Ruby
10 5 (1.49%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.19%) Korn
12 3 (0.89%) C
12 3 (0.89%) Groovy
12 3 (0.89%) VB
12 3 (0.89%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.89%) XAML
12 3 (0.89%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.60%) DCL
Qualifications
1 49 (14.58%) Degree
2 37 (11.01%) ISEB
3 30 (8.93%) ISTQB
4 24 (7.14%) Security Cleared
5 14 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 12 (3.57%) SC Cleared
7 8 (2.38%) DV Cleared
8 4 (1.19%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 4 (1.19%) HND
8 4 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.89%) ISEB Practitioner
9 3 (0.89%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (20.54%) QA
2 3 (0.89%) FATCA
3 2 (0.60%) SLA
4 1 (0.30%) DO-178B
System Software
1 10 (2.98%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.60%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (0.60%) vSphere
3 1 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.30%) Docker
3 1 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.30%) Squid
3 1 (0.30%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 30 (8.93%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.60%) Puppet
3 1 (0.30%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.30%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.30%) logstash
3 1 (0.30%) Kibana
3 1 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.30%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.30%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 57 (16.96%) Microsoft
2 38 (11.31%) Oracle
3 29 (8.63%) SAP
4 28 (8.33%) HP
5 11 (3.27%) Sybase
6 10 (2.98%) Bloomberg
7 5 (1.49%) Remedy
7 5 (1.49%) hybris
7 5 (1.49%) Citrix
8 4 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.19%) Reuters
9 3 (0.89%) Adobe
9 3 (0.89%) Endeca
9 3 (0.89%) Google
9 3 (0.89%) OpenText
10 2 (0.60%) IBM
10 2 (0.60%) VMware
10 2 (0.60%) Charles River
10 2 (0.60%) SmartStream
10 2 (0.60%) CA
West London
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £325 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Docklands
iKonnect
Rate: £500 - £615 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £325 - £360 per day
Posted: 21 days ago