The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 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 Midlands 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Integration Testing
Rank 21 22 30
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 1 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.59% 2.80% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 4.51% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- £481 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £40.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +6.57%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
125 133 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 73.53% 62.15% 61.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 48 51
Average daily rate £420 £475 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.57% +33.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £325 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 7
Average hourly rate £175.00 £175.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +337.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +3.33%
Integration Testing
England

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
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 27 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 6 (75.00%) SAP
2 5 (62.50%) Billing
2 5 (62.50%) QA
2 5 (62.50%) Unit Testing
2 5 (62.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (25.00%) Test Management
3 2 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) MS Office
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) HTTP
4 1 (12.50%) XML Schema
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) TRIRIGA
4 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (12.50%) WebSphere

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (62.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (12.50%) TRIRIGA
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
General
1 5 (62.50%) Billing
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Management Consultant
1 5 (62.50%) Consultant
1 5 (62.50%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Developer
2 1 (12.50%) CRM Manager
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) XML Schema
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Message Broker
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Unit Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com