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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integration Testing
Rank 54 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 12 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.49% 1.30% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 1.72% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 0
Median daily rate £500 £305 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.93% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
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
638 697 657
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 79.16% 75.35% 73.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 404 300
Median daily rate £413 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £528 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 24 10
Median hourly rate £19.61 £21.55 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.00% +13.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 25 July 2016.

Integration Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (41.38%) SAP
2 11 (37.93%) Functional Testing
3 10 (34.48%) SOAP
4 9 (31.03%) SAP IS-U
4 9 (31.03%) System Integration Testing
5 8 (27.59%) Unit Testing
5 8 (27.59%) Billing
5 8 (27.59%) XML
5 8 (27.59%) ABAP
6 7 (24.14%) Unix
6 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
7 6 (20.69%) LTE
7 6 (20.69%) MGW
7 6 (20.69%) SPML
7 6 (20.69%) 4G
7 6 (20.69%) High Availability
7 6 (20.69%) Diameter Protocol
7 6 (20.69%) LDAP
7 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
7 6 (20.69%) Change Management
7 6 (20.69%) Nokia
7 6 (20.69%) 3G
7 6 (20.69%) INAP
7 6 (20.69%) SIGTRAN
7 6 (20.69%) Test Scripting
7 6 (20.69%) Back Office
8 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
9 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (13.79%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (13.79%) SoapUI

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:

Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
1 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (31.03%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (3.45%) SAP CO
2 1 (3.45%) SAP FI
2 1 (3.45%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (3.45%) SAP HCM
2 1 (3.45%) SAP MM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) 3G
1 6 (20.69%) 4G
1 6 (20.69%) Diameter Protocol
1 6 (20.69%) INAP
1 6 (20.69%) LDAP
1 6 (20.69%) LTE
1 6 (20.69%) MGW
1 6 (20.69%) SIGTRAN
2 4 (13.79%) RTP
3 3 (10.34%) PuTTY
3 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (27.59%) Billing
2 6 (20.69%) Back Office
3 4 (13.79%) Front Office
4 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Consultant
1 12 (41.38%) SAP Consultant
1 12 (41.38%) SAP ISU Consultant
2 5 (17.24%) Mobile Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Implementation Consultant
3 4 (13.79%) SAP Implementation Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Integration Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Systems Test Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Test Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Test Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) 4G Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Defect Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Integration Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Integration Test Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Business Process Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) SOAP
2 8 (27.59%) XML
3 6 (20.69%) SPML
4 4 (13.79%) SAP Smart Forms
5 1 (3.45%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Smart Meter
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Unix
2 3 (10.34%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Functional Testing
2 9 (31.03%) System Integration Testing
3 8 (27.59%) Unit Testing
4 6 (20.69%) Change Management
4 6 (20.69%) High Availability
4 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
4 6 (20.69%) Test Scripting
5 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (13.79%) Network Design
5 4 (13.79%) Project Management
5 4 (13.79%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (10.34%) Smoke Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Use Case
7 2 (6.90%) Defect Management
7 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.45%) BPR
8 1 (3.45%) Business Analysis
8 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.45%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (3.45%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) ABAP
2 3 (10.34%) Java
3 2 (6.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
2 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
3 4 (13.79%) HNC
3 4 (13.79%) HND
4 3 (10.34%) ISEB
4 3 (10.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (6.90%) BC Cleared
5 2 (6.90%) BPSS Clearance
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) SAP
2 6 (20.69%) Nokia
3 3 (10.34%) HP
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