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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Integration Testing
Rank 236 246 261
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +15
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 190 179 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.81% 0.74% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 0.97% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 97 94
Average daily rate
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£425 £475 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £315 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -3.44%
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 £38.50 - £37.00
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18062 18544 19522
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.87% 76.39% 73.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 12621 12882 12946
Average daily rate £442 £450 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.77% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £295
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 220 256 380
Average hourly rate £20.18 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.60% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £51.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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 29 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 29 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 +21 40 £400 -20.00% 10
Docklands, London - 1 £525 -
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Mitcham - - - -
New Malden - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Integration Testing
England

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 135 (33.58%) User Acceptance Testing
2 130 (32.34%) SQL
3 104 (25.87%) Finance
4 94 (23.38%) Agile Software Development
5 83 (20.65%) Java
6 77 (19.15%) QA
7 75 (18.66%) SQL Server
8 74 (18.41%) Test Scripting
9 69 (17.16%) Oracle
10 68 (16.92%) Banking
11 66 (16.42%) TDD
12 64 (15.92%) Microsoft
13 56 (13.93%) System Testing
14 53 (13.18%) Degree
15 52 (12.94%) Web Services
16 49 (12.19%) Software Testing
17 48 (11.94%) XML
18 46 (11.44%) Scrum
19 45 (11.19%) Test Automation
19 45 (11.19%) Test Strategy
20 42 (10.45%) BDD
20 42 (10.45%) CRM
20 42 (10.45%) Unit Testing
21 41 (10.20%) Windows
21 41 (10.20%) OO
22 39 (9.70%) .NET
22 39 (9.70%) Selenium
23 36 (8.96%) C#
23 36 (8.96%) Migration
24 34 (8.46%) Continuous Integration

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 16 (3.98%) IIS
2 12 (2.99%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (2.49%) Tomcat
4 9 (2.24%) CMS
4 9 (2.24%) Lync
5 8 (1.99%) Confluence
6 7 (1.74%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.24%) Apache
8 4 (1.00%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (0.75%) Oracle Service Bus
9 3 (0.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (0.75%) Mule
9 3 (0.75%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.50%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.50%) MS Project Server
10 2 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.50%) Drupal
10 2 (0.50%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.50%) SAS
Applications
1 33 (8.21%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.98%) MS Office
3 10 (2.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.49%) MS Project
5 4 (1.00%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.25%) Mingle
6 1 (0.25%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 11 (2.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.49%) RMDS
2 6 (1.49%) SAP HR
3 5 (1.24%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (1.00%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.75%) Agresso
5 3 (0.75%) SAP FI
5 3 (0.75%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.75%) SAP IS-U
5 3 (0.75%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.50%) Workday HCM
6 2 (0.50%) IntelliMatch
6 2 (0.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.50%) SAP FI-CA
6 2 (0.50%) HFM
7 1 (0.25%) FLEXCUBE
7 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.25%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.25%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.75%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.50%) PaaS
5 1 (0.25%) Office 365
5 1 (0.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.49%) TCP/IP
1 6 (1.49%) Unified Communications
2 5 (1.24%) LDAP
2 5 (1.24%) Internet
3 3 (0.75%) HTTP
4 2 (0.50%) DAB
4 2 (0.50%) SAN
4 2 (0.50%) Intranet
5 1 (0.25%) DOCSIS
5 1 (0.25%) DVB
5 1 (0.25%) FTP
5 1 (0.25%) DNS
5 1 (0.25%) IPv6
5 1 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (18.66%) SQL Server
2 26 (6.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (4.98%) Oracle Database
4 19 (4.73%) Relational Database
4 19 (4.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (3.48%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (2.49%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (2.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (2.24%) Big Data
7 9 (2.24%) RDBMS
8 8 (1.99%) NoSQL
9 7 (1.74%) MySQL
9 7 (1.74%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (1.74%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (1.24%) DB2
10 5 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (1.24%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.75%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 39 (9.70%) Selenium
2 32 (7.96%) Subversion
3 30 (7.46%) Team Foundation Server
4 28 (6.97%) JIRA
5 23 (5.72%) Git (software)
6 20 (4.98%) Cucumber
7 16 (3.98%) QuickTest Pro
8 14 (3.48%) WebDriver
9 12 (2.99%) Jenkins
10 11 (2.74%) SpecFlow
10 11 (2.74%) Visual Studio
11 10 (2.49%) JUnit
12 8 (1.99%) Rational Rose
12 8 (1.99%) WATIR
13 7 (1.74%) Talend Open Studio
14 6 (1.49%) Ant
14 6 (1.49%) Maven
14 6 (1.49%) MSI
14 6 (1.49%) JMeter
14 6 (1.49%) SoapUI
General
1 104 (25.87%) Finance
2 68 (16.92%) Banking
3 27 (6.72%) Investment Banking
4 15 (3.73%) Back Office
5 14 (3.48%) Retail
6 9 (2.24%) Advertising
6 9 (2.24%) Front Office
7 8 (1.99%) Financial Institution
7 8 (1.99%) Billing
8 7 (1.74%) Telecoms
9 6 (1.49%) Marketing
10 5 (1.24%) Publishing
11 4 (1.00%) French Language
12 3 (0.75%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.75%) Legal
12 3 (0.75%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.75%) Electronics
13 2 (0.50%) Games
13 2 (0.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 131 (32.59%) Analyst
2 96 (23.88%) Developer
3 64 (15.92%) Test Analyst
4 53 (13.18%) Tester
5 42 (10.45%) Business Analyst
6 34 (8.46%) Test Manager
7 21 (5.22%) Systems Analyst
8 19 (4.73%) Java Developer
9 18 (4.48%) .NET Developer
10 15 (3.73%) Automation Tester
11 14 (3.48%) Consultant
12 13 (3.23%) Senior Developer
13 12 (2.99%) SQL Developer
14 11 (2.74%) Senior Analyst
14 11 (2.74%) Systems Tester
14 11 (2.74%) Banking Business Analyst
14 11 (2.74%) Test Leader
15 10 (2.49%) Integration Analyst
15 10 (2.49%) Senior Test Analyst
15 10 (2.49%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (12.94%) Web Services
2 48 (11.94%) XML
3 39 (9.70%) .NET
4 27 (6.72%) HTML
5 20 (4.98%) Spring
6 13 (3.23%) .NET Framework
6 13 (3.23%) RESTful
6 13 (3.23%) REST
7 11 (2.74%) SOAP
8 10 (2.49%) ASP.NET
8 10 (2.49%) CSS
8 10 (2.49%) Hibernate
9 9 (2.24%) WinForms
9 9 (2.24%) Middleware
9 9 (2.24%) JSON
9 9 (2.24%) HTML5
10 8 (1.99%) J2EE
11 7 (1.74%) Oracle Fusion
11 7 (1.74%) jQuery
11 7 (1.74%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.21%) Management Information System
2 17 (4.23%) Fixed Income
3 16 (3.98%) Data Integration
4 15 (3.73%) SWIFT
5 14 (3.48%) Mobile App
5 14 (3.48%) Open Source
6 13 (3.23%) Derivative
7 11 (2.74%) Market Risk
8 9 (2.24%) Client/Server
8 9 (2.24%) Data Conversion
9 8 (1.99%) NHS
9 8 (1.99%) Clustering
9 8 (1.99%) Equity Derivative
10 7 (1.74%) CMDB
11 5 (1.24%) iPhone
11 5 (1.24%) PACS
11 5 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 4 (1.00%) Smartcard
12 4 (1.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 41 (10.20%) Windows
2 33 (8.21%) Linux
2 33 (8.21%) UNIX
3 16 (3.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (3.73%) Android
5 11 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (2.49%) Apple iOS
7 9 (2.24%) Solaris
8 8 (1.99%) Windows XP
9 7 (1.74%) Ubuntu
10 6 (1.49%) Windows 7
11 4 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.50%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.50%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (33.58%) User Acceptance Testing
2 94 (23.38%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (18.41%) Test Scripting
4 66 (16.42%) TDD
5 56 (13.93%) System Testing
6 49 (12.19%) Software Testing
7 46 (11.44%) Scrum
8 45 (11.19%) Test Automation
8 45 (11.19%) Test Strategy
9 42 (10.45%) BDD
9 42 (10.45%) Unit Testing
9 42 (10.45%) CRM
10 41 (10.20%) OO
11 36 (8.96%) Migration
12 34 (8.46%) Continuous Integration
13 33 (8.21%) SOA
14 31 (7.71%) ETL
15 28 (6.97%) Data Modelling
16 26 (6.47%) Project Management
16 26 (6.47%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 130 (32.34%) SQL
2 83 (20.65%) Java
3 36 (8.96%) C#
4 26 (6.47%) JavaScript
5 21 (5.22%) Shell Script
6 17 (4.23%) PL/SQL
7 16 (3.98%) PHP
8 15 (3.73%) Perl
8 15 (3.73%) C++
9 13 (3.23%) VBA
10 10 (2.49%) VC++
10 10 (2.49%) Ruby
11 8 (1.99%) PowerShell
11 8 (1.99%) Python
11 8 (1.99%) C
12 7 (1.74%) T-SQL
13 5 (1.24%) VBScript
13 5 (1.24%) Scala
14 4 (1.00%) RPG
15 2 (0.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 53 (13.18%) Degree
2 28 (6.97%) ISEB
3 17 (4.23%) ISTQB
4 13 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 11 (2.74%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.00%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.75%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.75%) IIBA
8 2 (0.50%) Postgraduate
8 2 (0.50%) PMP
8 2 (0.50%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (19.15%) QA
2 3 (0.75%) Basel III
3 2 (0.50%) FINREP
4 1 (0.25%) HL7
4 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.25%) EMIR
4 1 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.25%) COREP
System Software
1 10 (2.49%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.99%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (1.49%) XenApp
4 4 (1.00%) KVM
4 4 (1.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.50%) vSphere
5 2 (0.50%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.25%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 34 (8.46%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.49%) Puppet
3 4 (1.00%) SCCM
3 4 (1.00%) Ganglia
3 4 (1.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (1.00%) Nagios
3 4 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.50%) ZENworks
4 2 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.50%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.25%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 69 (17.16%) Oracle
2 64 (15.92%) Microsoft
3 29 (7.21%) HP
4 25 (6.22%) SAP
5 12 (2.99%) Bloomberg
6 11 (2.74%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (2.24%) Informatica
7 9 (2.24%) Google
8 8 (1.99%) Zend
8 8 (1.99%) Citrix
9 7 (1.74%) JBoss
9 7 (1.74%) Siebel
9 7 (1.74%) Sybase
9 7 (1.74%) Reuters
9 7 (1.74%) Talend
10 6 (1.49%) JD Edwards
10 6 (1.49%) Adobe
11 5 (1.24%) Charles River
12 4 (1.00%) VMware
12 4 (1.00%) Teradata
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
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Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day excellent rates
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Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
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FPSG Connect
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Volt
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