The table below looks at the statistics for Integration Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integration Testing
Rank 20 22 26
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.32% 0.73% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 1.06% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate £613 - £519
90% offered a daily rate of more than £523 - £504
10% offered a daily rate of more than £703 - £534
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+23.75% -
Integration Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
105 94 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 69.54% 68.61% 73.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 32 49
Average daily rate £500 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £228 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £475 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £34.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Integration Testing across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Integration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Integration Testing Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Integration Testing across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Integration Testing Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

Integration Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Integration Testing Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Case Management
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Infor
3 1 (33.33%) SAP PI
3 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Yammer
3 1 (33.33%) Publishing
3 1 (33.33%) Crystal Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) SAP Basis
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Retail

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
1 1 (33.33%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Crystal Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (33.33%) SAP BW
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Publishing
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) CRM Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) CRM Technical Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Architect
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Enterprise Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) COM
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Basis
1 1 (33.33%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Case Management
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Document Management
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) EXTOL
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Infor
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com