The table below looks at the statistics for Integration Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integration Testing
Rank 55 44 28
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -16
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 23 10 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.48% 1.63% 5.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.95% 2.36% 7.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 17
Average daily rate £355 £422 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.85% +75.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £257 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £451 £384
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 North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
780 423 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 83.96% 68.89% 74.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 503 260 186
Average daily rate £410 £400 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +25.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 15 31
Average hourly rate £21.00 £28.50 £28.19
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +1.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £15.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £30.75 £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 North East

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

Integration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Integration Testing Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Integration Testing across the North East region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Integration Testing Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Integration Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Integration Testing Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Integration Testing
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Integration Testing within the North East region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -17 22 £355 -15.85% 1
Integration Testing
England

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 31 (88.57%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 20 (57.14%) SDLC
2 20 (57.14%) Java
3 19 (54.29%) Oracle
3 19 (54.29%) SQL Server
3 19 (54.29%) Relational Database
4 18 (51.43%) Finance
4 18 (51.43%) Manufacturing
4 18 (51.43%) RDBMS
5 15 (42.86%) OCP
5 15 (42.86%) OCA
5 15 (42.86%) Oracle Certification
5 15 (42.86%) Web Services
5 15 (42.86%) Mentoring
5 15 (42.86%) Mobile App
5 15 (42.86%) Java EE 5
5 15 (42.86%) OCAJ
5 15 (42.86%) Java SE
5 15 (42.86%) Java EE
5 15 (42.86%) Degree
6 11 (31.43%) Test Automation
7 9 (25.71%) Functional Testing
7 9 (25.71%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (22.86%) Security Cleared
9 7 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
9 7 (20.00%) JIRA
9 7 (20.00%) QA
9 7 (20.00%) HP
10 6 (17.14%) JMeter

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 6 (17.14%) Confluence
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.86%) SAP MM
1 1 (2.86%) SAP PM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (54.29%) Relational Database
1 19 (54.29%) SQL Server
2 18 (51.43%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) JIRA
2 6 (17.14%) Cucumber
2 6 (17.14%) HP UFT
2 6 (17.14%) Jenkins
2 6 (17.14%) JMeter
2 6 (17.14%) LoadRunner
2 6 (17.14%) Selenium
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (51.43%) Finance
1 18 (51.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) Developer
2 18 (51.43%) Java Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Test Manager
3 5 (14.29%) Tester
4 4 (11.43%) Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Functional Tester
4 4 (11.43%) Test Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Programme Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Programme Test Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Test Programme Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Database Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Junior
7 1 (2.86%) Process Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) SAP Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) SAP MM Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Security Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Test Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (42.86%) Java EE
1 15 (42.86%) Java EE 5
1 15 (42.86%) Java SE
1 15 (42.86%) Web Services
2 3 (8.57%) .NET
3 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (42.86%) Mobile App
2 6 (17.14%) CESG
2 6 (17.14%) PKI
3 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) Data Conversion
4 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Linux
1 6 (17.14%) Mac OS X
1 6 (17.14%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (88.57%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (57.14%) SDLC
2 20 (57.14%) Test Scripting
3 15 (42.86%) Mentoring
4 11 (31.43%) Test Automation
5 9 (25.71%) Continuous Delivery
5 9 (25.71%) Functional Testing
6 7 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
7 6 (17.14%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (17.14%) Non-Functional Testing
7 6 (17.14%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (17.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 5 (14.29%) Defect Management
8 5 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 5 (14.29%) OWASP
8 5 (14.29%) Protective Monitoring
8 5 (14.29%) Resilience Testing
8 5 (14.29%) Waterfall
8 5 (14.29%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 20 (57.14%) Java
2 3 (8.57%) C#
3 2 (5.71%) C
3 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.71%) Perl
3 2 (5.71%) Python
3 2 (5.71%) Ruby
3 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (42.86%) Degree
1 15 (42.86%) OCA
1 15 (42.86%) OCAJ
1 15 (42.86%) OCP
1 15 (42.86%) Oracle Certification
2 8 (22.86%) Security Cleared
3 5 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 3 (8.57%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.86%) BC Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) ISEB
5 1 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) QA
2 5 (14.29%) GPG13
2 5 (14.29%) WAI
2 5 (14.29%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (54.29%) Oracle
2 7 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) SAP
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