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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Integration Testing
North West / Manchester
Rank 78 90 78
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -12
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 14 14 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.06% 0.77% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 0.91% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 10
Median daily rate £380 £438 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.14% +41.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £289 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £450 £454
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.36% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.35 £44.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +11.25%

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
1091 1535 1185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.46% 84.85% 78.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 690 897 704
Median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £537
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 41 29
Median hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.07% +51.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £15.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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 -2 1 £320 +15.31%
Integration Testing
North West

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 17 (65.38%) SAP
1 17 (65.38%) System Integration Testing
2 15 (57.69%) Workflow
3 10 (38.46%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 9 (34.62%) SAPUI5
5 8 (30.77%) Java
6 7 (26.92%) Finance
7 6 (23.08%) DB2
8 5 (19.23%) Manufacturing
8 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (19.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 5 (19.23%) Life Science
8 5 (19.23%) Selenium
9 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
9 4 (15.38%) SAP Basis
10 3 (11.54%) Legal
10 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
10 3 (11.54%) SAP BW
10 3 (11.54%) NetWeaver
10 3 (11.54%) Clustering
10 3 (11.54%) SAP Implementation
10 3 (11.54%) QA
10 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
10 3 (11.54%) Performance Testing
10 3 (11.54%) SAP TM
10 3 (11.54%) BDD
10 3 (11.54%) Defect Management
11 2 (7.69%) Cross-Browser Testing
11 2 (7.69%) SoapUI
11 2 (7.69%) Relational Database

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 3 (11.54%) NetWeaver
2 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.85%) CICS
Business Applications
1 5 (19.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) DB2
2 3 (11.54%) SAP BW
3 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Selenium
2 2 (7.69%) SoapUI
2 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.85%) StarTeam
3 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Manufacturing
3 3 (11.54%) Legal
4 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Developer
2 9 (34.62%) SAP Developer
2 9 (34.62%) SAPUI5 Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) SAP Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) SAP Basis Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Agile Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Configuration Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (7.69%) QA Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) SAP Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Java Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Mainframe Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) QA Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) QA Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) SAPUI5
2 4 (15.38%) SAP Basis
3 3 (11.54%) SAP TM
4 2 (7.69%) Gherkin
4 2 (7.69%) J2EE
4 2 (7.69%) SOAP
4 2 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (3.85%) .NET
5 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Life Science
2 3 (11.54%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.85%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) System Integration Testing
2 15 (57.69%) Workflow
3 10 (38.46%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
6 3 (11.54%) BDD
6 3 (11.54%) Defect Management
6 3 (11.54%) Performance Testing
6 3 (11.54%) SAP Implementation
6 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.69%) Automated Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (7.69%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 2 (7.69%) OO
7 2 (7.69%) Scrum
7 2 (7.69%) Security Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
7 2 (7.69%) Usability Testing
7 2 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) Java
2 2 (7.69%) COBOL
3 1 (3.85%) Assembly Language
3 1 (3.85%) JCL
3 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.85%) Progress 4GL
3 1 (3.85%) Scala
3 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) SAP
2 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
3 2 (7.69%) IBM
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (3.85%) Capita
4 1 (3.85%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) ICL
4 1 (3.85%) Progress