The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Integration Testing
Rank 227 246 258
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +12
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 190 158 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.83% 0.66% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 0.87% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 92 110
Average daily rate
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£450 £500 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £563 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £48.84 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £40.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +6.57%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17554 18215 19228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.04% 76.36% 73.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 12350 12597 12707
Average daily rate £440 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 274 355
Average hourly rate £20.16 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.69% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.97 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £54.00 £47.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +3.33%
Integration Testing
England

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 2014. 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 +22 37 £400 -20.00% 13
Canary Wharf +23 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £525 -
Mitcham - - - -
New Malden - - - - 1
Twickenham - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Integration Testing
England

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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.

1 131 (31.95%) User Acceptance Testing
2 124 (30.24%) SQL
3 102 (24.88%) Finance
4 88 (21.46%) Agile Software Development
5 84 (20.49%) QA
6 78 (19.02%) Java
7 77 (18.78%) Test Scripting
8 74 (18.05%) SQL Server
9 71 (17.32%) TDD
10 65 (15.85%) Oracle
11 62 (15.12%) Microsoft
12 60 (14.63%) System Testing
12 60 (14.63%) Test Automation
13 57 (13.90%) Test Strategy
14 53 (12.93%) Web Services
15 52 (12.68%) Banking
16 50 (12.20%) .NET
17 49 (11.95%) Software Testing
18 48 (11.71%) Selenium
19 47 (11.46%) Degree
19 47 (11.46%) BDD
20 46 (11.22%) Scrum
21 45 (10.98%) XML
21 45 (10.98%) Unit Testing
22 41 (10.00%) Windows
23 40 (9.76%) C#
24 39 (9.51%) Continuous Integration
25 36 (8.78%) SOA
26 35 (8.54%) Migration
27 34 (8.29%) CRM

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 (3.66%) IIS
2 11 (2.68%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (2.68%) Confluence
3 9 (2.20%) Lync
3 9 (2.20%) SharePoint
4 7 (1.71%) CMS
4 7 (1.71%) Tomcat
5 6 (1.46%) Oracle Service Bus
5 6 (1.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (0.98%) OpenStack
6 4 (0.98%) Apache
6 4 (0.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (0.73%) Mule
7 3 (0.73%) MS Project Server
7 3 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (0.73%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.73%) LiveLink
7 3 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.49%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.49%) SAS
Applications
1 33 (8.05%) MS Excel
2 18 (4.39%) MS Office
3 11 (2.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.71%) MS Project
5 5 (1.22%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.24%) Mingle
6 1 (0.24%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 11 (2.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.46%) RMDS
2 6 (1.46%) SAP HR
2 6 (1.46%) SAP IS-U
3 4 (0.98%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.73%) Agresso
4 3 (0.73%) SAP FI
4 3 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.73%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.73%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.49%) Workday HCM
5 2 (0.49%) IntelliMatch
5 2 (0.49%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.49%) SAP FI-CA
5 2 (0.49%) HFM
6 1 (0.24%) FLEXCUBE
6 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.24%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.24%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.73%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.49%) PaaS
5 1 (0.24%) Office 365
5 1 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.46%) TCP/IP
1 6 (1.46%) Unified Communications
2 5 (1.22%) LDAP
2 5 (1.22%) Internet
3 4 (0.98%) HTTP
4 3 (0.73%) SAN
4 3 (0.73%) DAB
5 2 (0.49%) Intranet
6 1 (0.24%) DOCSIS
6 1 (0.24%) DNS
6 1 (0.24%) IPv6
6 1 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.24%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (18.05%) SQL Server
2 28 (6.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (5.12%) Oracle Database
4 20 (4.88%) Relational Database
5 19 (4.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (3.17%) Oracle Database 11g
8 11 (2.68%) RDBMS
9 9 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (1.95%) NoSQL
11 7 (1.71%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (1.71%) Oracle BI EE
12 5 (1.22%) DB2
12 5 (1.22%) MySQL
12 5 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (1.22%) Hadoop
13 4 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 3 (0.73%) Big Data
14 3 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 48 (11.71%) Selenium
2 28 (6.83%) JIRA
3 27 (6.59%) Cucumber
4 26 (6.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 24 (5.85%) Subversion
6 19 (4.63%) Git (software)
7 18 (4.39%) Jenkins
8 17 (4.15%) SpecFlow
9 16 (3.90%) LoadRunner
10 15 (3.66%) WATIR
11 14 (3.41%) QuickTest Pro
12 11 (2.68%) Maven
12 11 (2.68%) WebDriver
13 10 (2.44%) SoapUI
13 10 (2.44%) Ant
13 10 (2.44%) JUnit
13 10 (2.44%) Visual Studio
14 8 (1.95%) Rational Rose
14 8 (1.95%) jMock
15 7 (1.71%) TeamCity
General
1 102 (24.88%) Finance
2 52 (12.68%) Banking
3 20 (4.88%) Investment Banking
4 15 (3.66%) Back Office
5 12 (2.93%) Retail
6 11 (2.68%) Front Office
7 10 (2.44%) Billing
8 9 (2.20%) Telecoms
8 9 (2.20%) Financial Institution
9 8 (1.95%) Advertising
9 8 (1.95%) Publishing
10 6 (1.46%) Marketing
11 5 (1.22%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.98%) French Language
13 3 (0.73%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.73%) Electronics
13 3 (0.73%) Legal
14 2 (0.49%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 127 (30.98%) Analyst
2 87 (21.22%) Developer
3 63 (15.37%) Test Analyst
4 62 (15.12%) Tester
5 46 (11.22%) Test Manager
6 37 (9.02%) Business Analyst
7 22 (5.37%) Automation Tester
8 20 (4.88%) Systems Analyst
9 19 (4.63%) Consultant
10 18 (4.39%) QA Tester
11 17 (4.15%) Senior Developer
12 16 (3.90%) .NET Developer
13 14 (3.41%) Java Developer
13 14 (3.41%) Test Leader
14 12 (2.93%) Senior Analyst
14 12 (2.93%) SQL Developer
15 10 (2.44%) Senior Test Analyst
15 10 (2.44%) Architect
15 10 (2.44%) Integration Analyst
16 9 (2.20%) Integration Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (12.93%) Web Services
2 50 (12.20%) .NET
3 45 (10.98%) XML
4 24 (5.85%) HTML
5 15 (3.66%) REST
6 14 (3.41%) Middleware
7 13 (3.17%) SOAP
8 12 (2.93%) Spring
9 11 (2.68%) .NET Framework
9 11 (2.68%) XSLT
9 11 (2.68%) ASP.NET
9 11 (2.68%) RESTful
10 8 (1.95%) CSS
10 8 (1.95%) J2EE
10 8 (1.95%) WinForms
11 7 (1.71%) XSD
11 7 (1.71%) JSON
11 7 (1.71%) Oracle Fusion
12 6 (1.46%) JDBC
12 6 (1.46%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.05%) Management Information System
2 19 (4.63%) Open Source
3 17 (4.15%) Derivative
4 15 (3.66%) Fixed Income
5 14 (3.41%) Data Integration
6 12 (2.93%) SWIFT
6 12 (2.93%) Mobile App
6 12 (2.93%) Data Conversion
7 10 (2.44%) Equity Derivative
8 9 (2.20%) Market Risk
9 8 (1.95%) Client/Server
9 8 (1.95%) Clustering
10 7 (1.71%) NHS
10 7 (1.71%) CMDB
11 5 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.22%) PACS
12 4 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 4 (0.98%) Smartcard
12 4 (0.98%) Blackberry
12 4 (0.98%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 41 (10.00%) Windows
2 25 (6.10%) Linux
3 24 (5.85%) UNIX
4 17 (4.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (2.93%) Android
5 12 (2.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (2.20%) Solaris
6 9 (2.20%) Apple iOS
7 7 (1.71%) Ubuntu
7 7 (1.71%) Windows XP
8 6 (1.46%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.73%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.49%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (31.95%) User Acceptance Testing
2 88 (21.46%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (18.78%) Test Scripting
4 71 (17.32%) TDD
5 60 (14.63%) System Testing
5 60 (14.63%) Test Automation
6 57 (13.90%) Test Strategy
7 49 (11.95%) Software Testing
8 47 (11.46%) BDD
9 46 (11.22%) Scrum
10 45 (10.98%) Unit Testing
11 39 (9.51%) Continuous Integration
12 36 (8.78%) SOA
13 35 (8.54%) Migration
14 34 (8.29%) CRM
15 32 (7.80%) OO
15 32 (7.80%) Performance Testing
16 31 (7.56%) Test Management
16 31 (7.56%) ETL
17 29 (7.07%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 124 (30.24%) SQL
2 78 (19.02%) Java
3 40 (9.76%) C#
4 30 (7.32%) JavaScript
5 17 (4.15%) Ruby
6 16 (3.90%) PHP
7 15 (3.66%) Perl
7 15 (3.66%) C++
7 15 (3.66%) Shell Script
8 13 (3.17%) VBA
9 12 (2.93%) PL/SQL
10 11 (2.68%) Python
11 10 (2.44%) VC++
12 8 (1.95%) PowerShell
12 8 (1.95%) C
13 7 (1.71%) T-SQL
14 5 (1.22%) VBScript
14 5 (1.22%) F#
15 3 (0.73%) Scala
15 3 (0.73%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 47 (11.46%) Degree
2 34 (8.29%) ISEB
3 20 (4.88%) Security Cleared
4 17 (4.15%) ISTQB
5 9 (2.20%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.22%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.73%) IIBA
9 2 (0.49%) PMP
9 2 (0.49%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.49%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (20.49%) QA
2 3 (0.73%) Basel III
3 2 (0.49%) FINREP
4 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.24%) EMIR
4 1 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.24%) COREP
System Software
1 10 (2.44%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.95%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (1.71%) XenApp
4 4 (0.98%) KVM
4 4 (0.98%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.73%) vSphere
5 3 (0.73%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.24%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.24%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 33 (8.05%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.46%) Puppet
2 6 (1.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (1.22%) SCCM
4 4 (0.98%) Ganglia
4 4 (0.98%) Nagios
4 4 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.49%) ZENworks
5 2 (0.49%) MOM
5 2 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.49%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.24%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 65 (15.85%) Oracle
2 62 (15.12%) Microsoft
3 30 (7.32%) HP
4 29 (7.07%) SAP
5 12 (2.93%) Sybase
5 12 (2.93%) Bloomberg
6 10 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (2.20%) Informatica
7 9 (2.20%) Citrix
8 8 (1.95%) Google
8 8 (1.95%) Zend
9 7 (1.71%) Reuters
9 7 (1.71%) JBoss
9 7 (1.71%) Siebel
10 6 (1.46%) JD Edwards
10 6 (1.46%) Green Hat
10 6 (1.46%) Talend
11 5 (1.22%) Charles River
11 5 (1.22%) VMware
12 4 (0.98%) Teradata
London
Harris Global
Rate: Up to £370 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day excellent rates
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 24 days ago