The table below looks at the statistics for Integration Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 60 58 68
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 6 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.91% 0.55% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 0.66% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Median daily rate £300 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.36% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Milton Keynes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
544 609 662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 82.67% 84.23% 79.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 329 372
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 8
Median hourly rate £15.50 £14.20 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.15% -23.24%
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 Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Integration Testing Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 5 (50.00%) QA
3 4 (40.00%) Selenium
3 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Performance Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Web Testing
3 4 (40.00%) BDD
3 4 (40.00%) WebDriver
3 4 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
3 4 (40.00%) API Testing
3 4 (40.00%) XML
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) SAP
3 4 (40.00%) HP
3 4 (40.00%) QA Automation
3 4 (40.00%) SDET
3 4 (40.00%) Smoke Testing
4 3 (30.00%) ISEB
4 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
5 2 (20.00%) Ajax
5 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (20.00%) jQuery
5 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (20.00%) Defect Management
5 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Selenium
1 4 (40.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) Subversion
2 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (10.00%) Bugzilla
3 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Automation Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Java Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) QA Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Azure Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) QA Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) QA Tester
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
3 1 (10.00%) UAT Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (20.00%) ADO.NET
2 2 (20.00%) Ajax
2 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) HTML5
2 2 (20.00%) jQuery
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 4 (40.00%) API Testing
2 4 (40.00%) BDD
2 4 (40.00%) Performance Testing
2 4 (40.00%) QA Automation
2 4 (40.00%) Smoke Testing
2 4 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
2 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Web Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
1 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ISEB
1 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
2 4 (40.00%) SDET
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) HP
1 4 (40.00%) SAP
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft