The table below looks at the statistics for Integration Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Integration Testing
Rank 109 107 118
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 49 25 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.28% 0.83% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 1.13% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 15 9
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£350 £323 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.52% -14.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £310 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £355 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 -
% change year-on-year
+1.91% -
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2940 2205 1953
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 76.80% 73.43% 71.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1749 1188 983
Average daily rate £400 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 102 90
Average hourly rate £37.97 £28.75 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.05% +36.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.75 £53.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Integration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Integration Testing Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Integration Testing across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Integration Testing Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Integration Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Integration Testing Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Integration Testing
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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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
Manchester -4 18 £400 +24.03% 4
Cheshire -3 11 £425 +34.92% 1
Lancashire +14 10 £350 - 1
Merseyside -9 4 £88 -71.77% 1
Cumbria - 1 £540 -
Integration Testing
England

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 45 (45.92%) System Integration Testing
2 38 (38.78%) Test Scripting
3 32 (32.65%) Finance
4 30 (30.61%) Oracle
5 28 (28.57%) SQL
6 25 (25.51%) SDLC
7 22 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (21.43%) Java
9 20 (20.41%) Migration
9 20 (20.41%) User Acceptance Testing
10 19 (19.39%) ISEB
10 19 (19.39%) SOAP
10 19 (19.39%) Web Services
11 18 (18.37%) RDBMS
11 18 (18.37%) Security Cleared
11 18 (18.37%) Relational Database
12 17 (17.35%) QA
12 17 (17.35%) IBM
12 17 (17.35%) XML
12 17 (17.35%) J2EE
13 16 (16.33%) HP
13 16 (16.33%) Software Engineering
14 15 (15.31%) Spring
14 15 (15.31%) HP Quality Center
15 14 (14.29%) ISTQB
15 14 (14.29%) WebSphere
15 14 (14.29%) WSDL
15 14 (14.29%) HTML
16 13 (13.27%) Regression Testing
16 13 (13.27%) Continuous Integration

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 14 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 6 (6.12%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 6 (6.12%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (3.06%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.04%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.04%) Confluence
5 1 (1.02%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.02%) JBoss
5 1 (1.02%) Apache
5 1 (1.02%) WebLogic Integration
5 1 (1.02%) CMS
5 1 (1.02%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (7.14%) SAP Payroll
1 7 (7.14%) SAP HR
2 3 (3.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (2.04%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.02%) SAP CRM
4 1 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.02%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.16%) Internet
2 6 (6.12%) HTTP
3 1 (1.02%) SAN
3 1 (1.02%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.02%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.37%) RDBMS
1 18 (18.37%) Relational Database
2 11 (11.22%) Oracle Database
3 9 (9.18%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (6.12%) Informix
5 5 (5.10%) SQL Server
6 4 (4.08%) MySQL
7 2 (2.04%) DB2
7 2 (2.04%) Big Data
7 2 (2.04%) Essbase
8 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.02%) QlikView
8 1 (1.02%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.02%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.02%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.02%) MS Access
8 1 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 12 (12.24%) JUnit
2 8 (8.16%) Selenium
3 7 (7.14%) JIRA
3 7 (7.14%) Cucumber
4 6 (6.12%) Subversion
4 6 (6.12%) SoapUI
4 6 (6.12%) Mockito
5 3 (3.06%) Cactus
5 3 (3.06%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.04%) HP UFT
6 2 (2.04%) LoadRunner
6 2 (2.04%) Rational Performance Tester
6 2 (2.04%) Rational Functional Tester
7 1 (1.02%) XMLUnit
7 1 (1.02%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (1.02%) Ant
7 1 (1.02%) Introscope
7 1 (1.02%) HttpUnit
7 1 (1.02%) Maven
7 1 (1.02%) Jenkins
General
1 32 (32.65%) Finance
2 9 (9.18%) Manufacturing
3 6 (6.12%) Banking
4 5 (5.10%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (3.06%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.04%) Marketing
6 2 (2.04%) Electronics
7 1 (1.02%) Publishing
7 1 (1.02%) Retail
7 1 (1.02%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (35.71%) Analyst
2 27 (27.55%) Test Analyst
3 19 (19.39%) Developer
4 14 (14.29%) Test Manager
5 13 (13.27%) Java Developer
6 9 (9.18%) Test Leader
7 8 (8.16%) Technical Analyst
8 7 (7.14%) SAP Analyst
9 6 (6.12%) SAP HR Analyst
9 6 (6.12%) Consultant
10 5 (5.10%) Software Engineer
10 5 (5.10%) Tester
10 5 (5.10%) Senior Developer
11 4 (4.08%) Senior Java Developer
11 4 (4.08%) Functional Analyst
11 4 (4.08%) Functional Test Analyst
11 4 (4.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 3 (3.06%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
12 3 (3.06%) Test Consultant
12 3 (3.06%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (19.39%) SOAP
1 19 (19.39%) Web Services
2 17 (17.35%) XML
2 17 (17.35%) J2EE
3 15 (15.31%) Spring
4 14 (14.29%) HTML
4 14 (14.29%) WSDL
5 12 (12.24%) CSS
6 11 (11.22%) Servlets
7 8 (8.16%) RESTful
8 7 (7.14%) JAX-RPC
8 7 (7.14%) XSL
8 7 (7.14%) XSLT
8 7 (7.14%) JAX-WS
9 6 (6.12%) jQuery
9 6 (6.12%) JSON
9 6 (6.12%) Ajax
9 6 (6.12%) JDBC
9 6 (6.12%) JSP
9 6 (6.12%) PowerMock
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.27%) Data Conversion
2 11 (11.22%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.08%) Online Banking
4 3 (3.06%) Web 2.0
5 2 (2.04%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.04%) DTV
6 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.02%) Life Science
6 1 (1.02%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.02%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.02%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.18%) VME
2 8 (8.16%) UNIX
3 1 (1.02%) HPUX
3 1 (1.02%) Linux
3 1 (1.02%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (45.92%) System Integration Testing
2 38 (38.78%) Test Scripting
3 25 (25.51%) SDLC
4 22 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (20.41%) Migration
5 20 (20.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 16 (16.33%) Software Engineering
7 13 (13.27%) Regression Testing
7 13 (13.27%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (12.24%) Performance Testing
8 12 (12.24%) Functional Testing
9 11 (11.22%) Automated Testing
10 10 (10.20%) Scrum
11 9 (9.18%) Workflow
11 9 (9.18%) Data Migration
11 9 (9.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 9 (9.18%) Software Testing
11 9 (9.18%) SAP Implementation
12 8 (8.16%) Non-Functional Testing
13 7 (7.14%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 28 (28.57%) SQL
2 21 (21.43%) Java
3 10 (10.20%) JavaScript
4 9 (9.18%) COBOL
5 8 (8.16%) PL/SQL
6 7 (7.14%) XPath
7 3 (3.06%) C#
8 1 (1.02%) C++
8 1 (1.02%) C
8 1 (1.02%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.02%) VB
8 1 (1.02%) Ada
8 1 (1.02%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (1.02%) Ruby
8 1 (1.02%) Groovy
8 1 (1.02%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.02%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (19.39%) ISEB
2 18 (18.37%) Security Cleared
3 14 (14.29%) ISTQB
4 8 (8.16%) Degree
5 7 (7.14%) ISEB Practitioner
5 7 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (7.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 7 (7.14%) SC Cleared
6 4 (4.08%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.02%) HND
7 1 (1.02%) OCAJ
7 1 (1.02%) OCP
7 1 (1.02%) OCA
7 1 (1.02%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (17.35%) QA
2 4 (4.08%) GMP
2 4 (4.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (15.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (30.61%) Oracle
2 17 (17.35%) IBM
3 16 (16.33%) HP
4 12 (12.24%) SAP
5 5 (5.10%) Teradata
6 4 (4.08%) Perforce
6 4 (4.08%) Green Hat
7 3 (3.06%) hybris
8 2 (2.04%) Siebel
8 2 (2.04%) Sybase
8 2 (2.04%) Hyperion
9 1 (1.02%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.02%) BT
9 1 (1.02%) ATG
9 1 (1.02%) Ab Initio
9 1 (1.02%) VMware
9 1 (1.02%) Serena
9 1 (1.02%) Sitecore
9 1 (1.02%) Adobe
9 1 (1.02%) Compuware
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