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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integration Testing
Rank 47 67 64
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -3
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 16 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.15% 0.90% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.79% 1.19% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 3
Median daily rate £500 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £405 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £347 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +2.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £40.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+23.45% +1.25%
Integration Testing
Berkshire

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
574 757 621
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 77.25% 75.40% 71.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 483 317
Median daily rate £413 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £558 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 23 10
Median hourly rate £22.35 £37.09 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.74% +95.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.61 £16.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £37.09 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Integration Testing across the Reading region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Integration Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Reading region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 12 (48.00%) SOAP
2 9 (36.00%) XML
2 9 (36.00%) System Integration Testing
3 8 (32.00%) Unix
3 8 (32.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (28.00%) Test Scripting
5 6 (24.00%) LTE
5 6 (24.00%) MGW
5 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
5 6 (24.00%) SIGTRAN
5 6 (24.00%) SPML
5 6 (24.00%) SoapUI
5 6 (24.00%) 4G
5 6 (24.00%) High Availability
5 6 (24.00%) LDAP
5 6 (24.00%) Nokia
5 6 (24.00%) 3G
5 6 (24.00%) Java
5 6 (24.00%) INAP
5 6 (24.00%) Service Delivery
5 6 (24.00%) Change Management
5 6 (24.00%) Back Office
5 6 (24.00%) Diameter Protocol
6 5 (20.00%) Use Case
7 4 (16.00%) Front Office
7 4 (16.00%) Network Design
7 4 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (16.00%) Smart Meter
7 4 (16.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (16.00%) Functional Testing

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 (4.00%) JBoss
1 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
1 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (4.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (4.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (4.00%) SAP HCM
1 1 (4.00%) SAP IS-U
1 1 (4.00%) SAP MM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) 3G
1 6 (24.00%) 4G
1 6 (24.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 6 (24.00%) INAP
1 6 (24.00%) LDAP
1 6 (24.00%) LTE
1 6 (24.00%) MGW
1 6 (24.00%) SIGTRAN
2 3 (12.00%) PuTTY
2 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.00%) Hazelcast
1 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.00%) MySQL
1 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (4.00%) Redis
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (4.00%) Ant
2 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.00%) FitNesse
2 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) Gradle
2 1 (4.00%) IntelliJ
2 1 (4.00%) JBehave
2 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) JMeter
2 1 (4.00%) JUnit
2 1 (4.00%) LoadUI
2 1 (4.00%) Maven
2 1 (4.00%) Mockito
2 1 (4.00%) NetBeans
2 1 (4.00%) Selenium
2 1 (4.00%) Subversion
2 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (24.00%) Back Office
2 4 (16.00%) Front Office
3 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (8.00%) Finance
4 2 (8.00%) Retail
5 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Analyst
1 5 (20.00%) Mobile Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Consultant
2 4 (16.00%) Implementation Consultant
2 4 (16.00%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (16.00%) SAP Implementation Consultant
2 4 (16.00%) SAP ISU Consultant
2 4 (16.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Integration Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Integration Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Integration Test Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Systems Test Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Test Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 4G Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Defect Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Test Manager
5 1 (4.00%) QC Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) SOAP
2 9 (36.00%) XML
3 6 (24.00%) SPML
4 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Camel
4 1 (4.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (4.00%) CSS
4 1 (4.00%) EclipseLink
4 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.00%) HTML
4 1 (4.00%) HTML5
4 1 (4.00%) J2EE
4 1 (4.00%) JMS
4 1 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (4.00%) LESS
4 1 (4.00%) OSGi
4 1 (4.00%) Sass
4 1 (4.00%) Spring
4 1 (4.00%) Web Services
4 1 (4.00%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Smart Meter
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Unix
2 4 (16.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) System Integration Testing
2 7 (28.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (24.00%) Change Management
3 6 (24.00%) High Availability
3 6 (24.00%) Service Delivery
4 5 (20.00%) Use Case
5 4 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (16.00%) Functional Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Network Design
5 4 (16.00%) Project Management
5 4 (16.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (12.00%) Smoke Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Defect Management
7 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.00%) SAP Implementation
8 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.00%) TDD
8 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) Java
2 2 (8.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (16.00%) HNC
3 4 (16.00%) HND
4 3 (12.00%) ISEB
4 3 (12.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (8.00%) BC Cleared
5 2 (8.00%) BPSS Clearance
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Nokia
2 4 (16.00%) SAP
3 3 (12.00%) HP
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle