The table below looks at the statistics for Integration Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Integration Testing
Rank 27 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.91% - 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% - 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £70.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-42.85% +101.43%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
160 140 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 73.06% 68.97% 71.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 86 107
Average daily rate £340 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £224 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 19
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.43 £12.00 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £23.00 £140.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Integration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Integration Testing Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Integration Testing
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) XSLT
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Publishing
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Spring MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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.

General
1 2 (66.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Software Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) QA Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) XSLT
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) Spring MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle