The table below looks at the statistics for Integration Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Integration Testing
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 58 72 59
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 6 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.84% 1.09% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 1.37% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 6
Median daily rate £175 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.25% +12.43%
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.67% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £47.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +17.50%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
580 802 659
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 80.78% 79.41% 72.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 472 368
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 8
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Integration Testing Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 Reading region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) SAP
2 5 (33.33%) Web Services
2 5 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (26.67%) SAP IS-U
3 4 (26.67%) ABAP
4 3 (20.00%) Web Development
4 3 (20.00%) Migration
4 3 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) .NET
4 3 (20.00%) HTML
4 3 (20.00%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) PHP
4 3 (20.00%) CRM
4 3 (20.00%) CSS
4 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (20.00%) Apache Camel
4 3 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (20.00%) SAP FI-CA
5 2 (13.33%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (13.33%) Use Case
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle CX
5 2 (13.33%) OSGi
5 2 (13.33%) Change Control
5 2 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (13.33%) SOA
5 2 (13.33%) UML

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (6.67%) Mule
1 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) SAP IS-U
2 3 (20.00%) SAP FI-CA
3 2 (13.33%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (6.67%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 1 (6.67%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) 3G
1 1 (6.67%) 4G
1 1 (6.67%) LTE
1 1 (6.67%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SAP BW
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Artifactory
1 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) JBehave
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.67%) JUnit
1 1 (6.67%) LSMW
1 1 (6.67%) Maven
1 1 (6.67%) Robot Framework
1 1 (6.67%) Selenium
1 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Consultant
1 4 (26.67%) SAP Consultant
1 4 (26.67%) SAP ISU Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) 3G Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Integration Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Project Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Radio Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) SAP Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Integration Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Web Services
2 3 (20.00%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) Apache Camel
2 3 (20.00%) CSS
2 3 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) J2EE
3 2 (13.33%) OSGi
4 1 (6.67%) Java SE
4 1 (6.67%) Middleware
4 1 (6.67%) REST
4 1 (6.67%) Spring
4 1 (6.67%) Spring Integration
4 1 (6.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (6.67%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (6.67%) Unreal Engine
4 1 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Life Science
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
3 1 (6.67%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 3 (20.00%) CRM
3 3 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Migration
3 3 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (20.00%) Web Development
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (13.33%) Change Control
4 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
4 2 (13.33%) SOA
4 2 (13.33%) UML
4 2 (13.33%) Use Case
5 1 (6.67%) Load Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) ABAP
2 3 (20.00%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) PHP
2 3 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) C++
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (13.33%) BMC
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Remedy
3 1 (6.67%) Ariba
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) Mapinfo
3 1 (6.67%) MuleSoft
3 1 (6.67%) OpenText