The table below looks at the statistics for Integration Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integration Testing
Rank 41 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 3 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.92% 1.56% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 2.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £188 £84 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+123.88% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
270 266 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 82.57% 69.27% 65.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 131 65
Median daily rate £375 £475 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £675 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Median hourly rate £18.80 £51.67 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.61% +244.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Integration Testing Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Integration Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Integration Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Integration Testing
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Liverpool -5 2 - -
Integration Testing
North West

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 3 (75.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
1 3 (75.00%) Test Management
1 3 (75.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) Mingle
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Sony
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) ColdFusion
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (50.00%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Mingle
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Test Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Integration Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) ITSM
3 1 (25.00%) Process Management
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Sony
2 1 (25.00%) HP