The table below looks at the statistics for Integration Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Integration Testing
Rank 56 45 35
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -10
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 6 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.90% 0.22% 2.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 0.31% 3.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Average daily rate
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£375 - £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.75
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.91%
Integration Testing
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
514 319 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 77.41% 71.05% 71.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 191 157
Average daily rate £390 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 17 19
Average hourly rate £14.00 £14.75 £16.03
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.08% -7.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £10.85 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £30.50 £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Integration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Integration Testing Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Integration Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Integration Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Integration Testing
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. 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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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
Oxford -11 3 £375 - 1
Thame - - - -
Kidlington - - - - 2
Integration Testing
South East

Integration Testing
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 6 (75.00%) SQL
1 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) XSLT
2 5 (62.50%) J2EE
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) MVC
2 5 (62.50%) Spring
2 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) TDD
2 5 (62.50%) Spring MVC
2 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
2 5 (62.50%) BDD
3 3 (37.50%) Publishing
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (12.50%) System Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Management
5 1 (12.50%) JIRA
5 1 (12.50%) Banking
5 1 (12.50%) QA
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
5 1 (12.50%) Advertising

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 3 (37.50%) Publishing
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Advertising
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
1 5 (62.50%) Java Developer
1 5 (62.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Java Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Java Software Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) XSLT
2 5 (62.50%) Spring
2 5 (62.50%) Spring MVC
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) TDD
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
1 5 (62.50%) MVC
1 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
1 5 (62.50%) BDD
2 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) System Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle