The table below looks at the statistics for Integration Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integration Testing
Rank 93 78 70
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -8
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 13 18 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.70% 1.12% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 1.46% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 8
Median daily rate £300 £400 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +24.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £450 £364
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.09 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+27.71% +3.89%
Integration Testing
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1491 1237 917
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 80.64% 76.69% 74.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 910 758 521
Median daily rate £408 £377 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.09% +7.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 29 28
Median hourly rate £15.00 £21.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Integration Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Integration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Integration Testing Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Integration Testing across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Integration Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Integration Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Integration Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Integration Testing
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Integration Testing within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton -1 2 - -
Salford - 2 £359 -
Integration Testing
North West

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Integration Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 13 (46.43%) ISTQB
4 12 (42.86%) ISEB
5 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
5 10 (35.71%) JIRA
6 9 (32.14%) Software Testing
6 9 (32.14%) XML
7 8 (28.57%) HTML
7 8 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (25.00%) Web Testing
8 7 (25.00%) Test Management
8 7 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 7 (25.00%) Java
8 7 (25.00%) Project Management
8 7 (25.00%) E-Commerce
8 7 (25.00%) BDD
9 6 (21.43%) Unit Testing
9 6 (21.43%) Defect Management
9 6 (21.43%) PHP
9 6 (21.43%) CSS
9 6 (21.43%) Ruby
9 6 (21.43%) System Testing
9 6 (21.43%) Performance Testing
10 5 (17.86%) Stress Testing
10 5 (17.86%) Oracle EBS R12
10 5 (17.86%) Selenium
10 5 (17.86%) Finance
10 5 (17.86%) Scrum
10 5 (17.86%) Degree

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.14%) Confluence
1 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.57%) CICS
Business Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (14.29%) Magento
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (3.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Ethernet
1 2 (7.14%) HTTP
1 2 (7.14%) RS-422
2 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) MySQL
2 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 2 (7.14%) Redis
3 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) JIRA
2 5 (17.86%) Selenium
3 4 (14.29%) WebDriver
4 3 (10.71%) Subversion
5 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
5 2 (7.14%) HP UFT
5 2 (7.14%) Jasmine
5 2 (7.14%) JUnit
5 2 (7.14%) Zephyr
6 1 (3.57%) CA Gen
6 1 (3.57%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (3.57%) JsTestDriver
6 1 (3.57%) LabVIEW
6 1 (3.57%) QUnit
6 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Retail
3 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.57%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Analyst
1 11 (39.29%) Test Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Agile Test Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Test Manager
4 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Hybris Developer
6 2 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Lead Developer
6 2 (7.14%) OAT Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) QA Manager
6 2 (7.14%) QA Test Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Tester
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Leader
6 2 (7.14%) Tester
6 2 (7.14%) UAT Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) XML
2 8 (28.57%) HTML
3 6 (21.43%) CSS
4 4 (14.29%) JSP
4 4 (14.29%) Spring
4 4 (14.29%) Spring MVC
4 4 (14.29%) Web Services
5 3 (10.71%) HTML5
5 3 (10.71%) SOAP
6 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
6 2 (7.14%) CSS3
6 2 (7.14%) MEAN Stack
6 2 (7.14%) Meteor
6 2 (7.14%) Node.js
6 2 (7.14%) REST
6 2 (7.14%) RESTful
6 2 (7.14%) Spring Boot
6 2 (7.14%) Struts
6 2 (7.14%) XSD
6 2 (7.14%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 2 (7.14%) Data Integration
1 2 (7.14%) iPad
2 1 (3.57%) Animation
2 1 (3.57%) EPoS
2 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Unix
2 1 (3.57%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 9 (32.14%) Software Testing
4 8 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (25.00%) BDD
5 7 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 7 (25.00%) Project Management
5 7 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 7 (25.00%) Test Management
5 7 (25.00%) Web Testing
6 6 (21.43%) Defect Management
6 6 (21.43%) Performance Testing
6 6 (21.43%) System Testing
6 6 (21.43%) Unit Testing
7 5 (17.86%) Scrum
7 5 (17.86%) Stress Testing
7 5 (17.86%) System Integration Testing
8 4 (14.29%) Automation Testing
8 4 (14.29%) Functional Testing
8 4 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 7 (25.00%) Java
3 6 (21.43%) PHP
3 6 (21.43%) Ruby
4 4 (14.29%) C
4 4 (14.29%) C++
5 3 (10.71%) SQL
6 2 (7.14%) Go
6 2 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) ISTQB
2 12 (42.86%) ISEB
3 5 (17.86%) Degree
3 5 (17.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (7.14%) PhD
4 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) hybris
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) CA
3 1 (3.57%) IBM
3 1 (3.57%) SAP
3 1 (3.57%) Serena