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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integration Testing
Rank 94 64 65
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +1
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 17 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.24% 1.65% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 2.03% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 10
Median daily rate £315 £450 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +22.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £348 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £535 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £7.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +23.07%
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
1160 787 697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 84.49% 81.22% 79.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 837 499 470
Median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 39 26
Median hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.11 £13.90 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £45.50 £37.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 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 3 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Integration Testing within the North East region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -33 17 £315 -29.60%
Integration Testing
England

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 North East region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 24 (57.14%) Java
1 24 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 20 (47.62%) WebLogic
2 20 (47.62%) Windows
2 20 (47.62%) Microsoft
3 18 (42.86%) C#
4 16 (38.10%) C
4 16 (38.10%) VB
4 16 (38.10%) XML
4 16 (38.10%) BizTalk Server
4 16 (38.10%) Security Cleared
5 14 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (33.33%) HTML
5 14 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 14 (33.33%) Linux
6 13 (30.95%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (28.57%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 12 (28.57%) SC Cleared
7 12 (28.57%) Banking
8 8 (19.05%) Data Migration
8 8 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 8 (19.05%) Relational Database
8 8 (19.05%) Virtual Servers
8 8 (19.05%) Migration
8 8 (19.05%) VMware
8 8 (19.05%) RDBMS
8 8 (19.05%) Configuration Management
9 7 (16.67%) Manufacturing
9 7 (16.67%) System Integration Testing

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 20 (47.62%) WebLogic
2 16 (38.10%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) LDAP
2 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (19.05%) RDBMS
2 8 (19.05%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.38%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.38%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (2.38%) StarTeam
General
1 12 (28.57%) Banking
2 7 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) Analyst
1 10 (23.81%) Development Analyst
2 8 (19.05%) Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Technical Leader
4 6 (14.29%) Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Applications Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Embedded Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Hardware Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Hardware Test Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Test and Integration Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Applications Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (38.10%) XML
2 14 (33.33%) HTML
3 6 (14.29%) OAuth
3 6 (14.29%) OAuth2
3 6 (14.29%) OpenID
3 6 (14.29%) Spring
4 3 (7.14%) .NET
5 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (30.95%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 20 (47.62%) Windows
2 14 (33.33%) Linux
3 6 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 8 (19.05%) Configuration Management
2 8 (19.05%) Data Migration
2 8 (19.05%) Migration
3 7 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
4 4 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (7.14%) Project Management
5 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.76%) API Testing
6 2 (4.76%) Exploratory Testing
6 2 (4.76%) Functional Testing
6 2 (4.76%) Regression Testing
6 2 (4.76%) System Testing
6 2 (4.76%) Validation
7 1 (2.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.38%) UML
7 1 (2.38%) Yourdon
Programming Languages
1 24 (57.14%) Java
2 18 (42.86%) C#
3 16 (38.10%) C
3 16 (38.10%) VB
4 14 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 6 (14.29%) SQL
6 3 (7.14%) PL/SQL
6 3 (7.14%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.38%) Ada
8 1 (2.38%) Ada 95
8 1 (2.38%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 16 (38.10%) Security Cleared
2 12 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 7 (16.67%) Degree
4 3 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 8 (19.05%) Virtual Servers
1 8 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 8 (19.05%) VMware
3 6 (14.29%) TIBCO
4 5 (11.90%) Siemens
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle
6 2 (4.76%) HP
7 1 (2.38%) Borland