The table below looks at the statistics for Integration Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Integration Testing
Rank 23 33 36
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +3
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 8 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 2.99% 1.26% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.67% 1.52% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Average daily rate
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£290 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £38.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -4.93%
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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 Slough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
218 198 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 81.34% 83.19% 70.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 120 95
Average daily rate £360 £328 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.92% -12.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £217 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £482
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 2
Average hourly rate £36.50 £11.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+231.81% -51.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Integration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Integration Testing Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Integration Testing across the Slough region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Integration Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

Integration Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Integration Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 7 (87.50%) ITIL
1 7 (87.50%) Service Management
1 7 (87.50%) System Integration Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Change Management
3 5 (62.50%) Incident Management
3 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (62.50%) Release Management
4 4 (50.00%) Smart Meter
4 4 (50.00%) QA
4 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (50.00%) Remedy
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (37.50%) HP
5 3 (37.50%) ISEB
5 3 (37.50%) Validation
6 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
6 2 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (25.00%) Marketing
6 2 (25.00%) Finance
6 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (25.00%) SAP
6 2 (25.00%) Electronics
6 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (25.00%) DTV
6 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) MPLS
1 1 (12.50%) BGP
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Test Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Environment Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (50.00%) Smart Meter
3 2 (25.00%) DTV
4 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
1 7 (87.50%) Service Management
1 7 (87.50%) System Integration Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Change Management
3 5 (62.50%) Incident Management
3 5 (62.50%) Release Management
4 3 (37.50%) Validation
5 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (12.50%) Project Management
6 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
6 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ISEB
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (12.50%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Remedy
2 3 (37.50%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 1 (12.50%) F5