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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integration Testing
Rank 27 15 18
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 1 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.50% 4.70% 3.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 5.83% 4.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £250 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+1.79% +4.37%
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
158 120 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 78.22% 80.54% 74.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 51 48
Median daily rate £475 £470 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% +25.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands 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 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 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (66.67%) SAP
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) webMethods
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (33.33%) TIBCO
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) COM
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSD
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) EAI
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) WSDL
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 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%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
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%) Integration Engineer
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 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) COM
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Basis
2 1 (33.33%) SAP PI
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) WSDL
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Case Management
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) Document Management
1 1 (33.33%) EAI
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) Service Design
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
1 1 (33.33%) Use Case
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
1 1 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Green Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Infor
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (33.33%) Solace
2 1 (33.33%) TIBCO
2 1 (33.33%) webMethods
2 1 (33.33%) WSO2