The table below looks at the statistics for Integration Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Integration Testing
Rank 184 168 189
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +21
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 87 83 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.88% 0.91% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 1.22% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 50 24
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£375 £375 £377
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £493 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.88% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £70.00
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -42.85%
Integration Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7601 6804 6394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 76.70% 74.39% 73.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4657 3831 3521
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 260 258
Average hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -31.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £12.30 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Integration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Integration Testing Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Integration Testing across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Integration Testing Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Integration Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Integration Testing Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Integration Testing
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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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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
Surrey +16 25 £396 -6.82% 1
Hampshire -19 24 £314 -21.56% 8
Berkshire 0 15 £375 -9.09% 4
Buckinghamshire -19 10 £330 +32.00%
Oxfordshire -23 5 £425 +27.34% 3
Middlesex +7 4 £375 +15.38%
West Sussex -13 3 £275 -31.25% 2
East Sussex - 1 - - 2
Integration Testing
England

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 59 (32.42%) System Integration Testing
2 52 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 51 (28.02%) Security Cleared
4 45 (24.73%) Finance
4 45 (24.73%) SQL
5 43 (23.63%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (21.98%) Java
6 40 (21.98%) Microsoft
7 35 (19.23%) Oracle
7 35 (19.23%) SC Cleared
8 31 (17.03%) User Acceptance Testing
9 29 (15.93%) UNIX
10 28 (15.38%) Linux
10 28 (15.38%) .NET
11 27 (14.84%) XML
11 27 (14.84%) Subversion
12 26 (14.29%) HTML
13 25 (13.74%) ISEB
14 24 (13.19%) OO
14 24 (13.19%) System Testing
15 23 (12.64%) QA
15 23 (12.64%) ISTQB
16 22 (12.09%) C
16 22 (12.09%) Configuration Management
17 21 (11.54%) HP
17 21 (11.54%) SQL Server
17 21 (11.54%) Windows
17 21 (11.54%) Regression Testing
17 21 (11.54%) Telecoms
17 21 (11.54%) Unit Testing

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 10 (5.49%) JBoss
1 10 (5.49%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.95%) Tomcat
3 7 (3.85%) Confluence
4 6 (3.30%) WebSphere
5 5 (2.75%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.10%) Apache
6 2 (1.10%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.10%) IIS
7 1 (0.55%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.55%) ArcSDE
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle Spatial
7 1 (0.55%) WordPress
7 1 (0.55%) Documentum
Applications
1 18 (9.89%) MS Excel
2 15 (8.24%) MS Office
3 9 (4.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.55%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (2.20%) SAP HR
3 3 (1.65%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.55%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.75%) SaaS
2 4 (2.20%) Google Analytics
2 4 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.49%) Internet
2 6 (3.30%) HTTP
3 5 (2.75%) Intranet
4 4 (2.20%) Firewall
5 3 (1.65%) SMTP
5 3 (1.65%) X.400
5 3 (1.65%) X.500
6 2 (1.10%) FTP
6 2 (1.10%) Kerberos
6 2 (1.10%) LDAP
6 2 (1.10%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (0.55%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.55%) MVNO
7 1 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.55%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.55%) LTE
7 1 (0.55%) ATM
7 1 (0.55%) LAN
7 1 (0.55%) WAN
7 1 (0.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.49%) MySQL
3 8 (4.40%) DB2
4 4 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.65%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (1.65%) Data Mining
5 3 (1.65%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (1.65%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.10%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.10%) PowerCenter
6 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.10%) QlikView
6 2 (1.10%) DTS
6 2 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.55%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (0.55%) Big Data
7 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 27 (14.84%) Subversion
2 20 (10.99%) NUnit
3 17 (9.34%) GoogleTest
4 16 (8.79%) Ant
4 16 (8.79%) ClearCase
5 15 (8.24%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (7.69%) JIRA
7 13 (7.14%) CppUnit
7 13 (7.14%) SoapUI
8 11 (6.04%) Selenium
9 9 (4.95%) Git (software)
10 8 (4.40%) Jenkins
10 8 (4.40%) LoadRunner
11 7 (3.85%) Rational Rose
12 4 (2.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 4 (2.20%) HP UFT
12 4 (2.20%) TestComplete
12 4 (2.20%) WebDriver
13 3 (1.65%) Cucumber
13 3 (1.65%) Maven
General
1 45 (24.73%) Finance
2 21 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 17 (9.34%) Banking
4 10 (5.49%) Retail
5 7 (3.85%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.75%) Electronics
7 4 (2.20%) Automotive
7 4 (2.20%) Publishing
7 4 (2.20%) Military
7 4 (2.20%) Marketing
8 3 (1.65%) German Language
8 3 (1.65%) Billing
9 2 (1.10%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.55%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 63 (34.62%) Analyst
2 52 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 39 (21.43%) Developer
4 19 (10.44%) Test Leader
5 15 (8.24%) Java Developer
6 13 (7.14%) Test Manager
7 12 (6.59%) Tester
8 11 (6.04%) Software Engineer
9 7 (3.85%) Test Engineer
10 5 (2.75%) Senior Test Analyst
10 5 (2.75%) QA Engineer
10 5 (2.75%) .NET Developer
10 5 (2.75%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (2.75%) Testing Analyst
11 4 (2.20%) Software Developer
11 4 (2.20%) C Developer
11 4 (2.20%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 4 (2.20%) Environment Manager
12 3 (1.65%) Integration Analyst
12 3 (1.65%) Integration Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (15.38%) .NET
2 27 (14.84%) XML
3 26 (14.29%) HTML
4 17 (9.34%) Web Services
5 16 (8.79%) Spring
6 15 (8.24%) ASP.NET
6 15 (8.24%) CSS
7 11 (6.04%) SOAP
7 11 (6.04%) jQuery
8 10 (5.49%) J2EE
9 6 (3.30%) Struts
9 6 (3.30%) JSP
9 6 (3.30%) JSON
9 6 (3.30%) Ajax
9 6 (3.30%) CSS3
9 6 (3.30%) AngularJS
10 5 (2.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (2.75%) WCF
10 5 (2.75%) HTML5
10 5 (2.75%) Motif
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 13 (7.14%) Derivative
3 10 (5.49%) Smart Meter
4 7 (3.85%) Mobile Banking
5 5 (2.75%) DTV
6 4 (2.20%) AS400
6 4 (2.20%) Online Banking
6 4 (2.20%) iSeries
7 3 (1.65%) PKI
7 3 (1.65%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.10%) SecurID
8 2 (1.10%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.10%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.10%) CMDB
8 2 (1.10%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.10%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.55%) User Experience
9 1 (0.55%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 29 (15.93%) UNIX
2 28 (15.38%) Linux
3 21 (11.54%) Windows
4 14 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (2.75%) Android
7 4 (2.20%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.10%) Solaris
9 1 (0.55%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.55%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (32.42%) System Integration Testing
2 52 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 43 (23.63%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (17.03%) User Acceptance Testing
5 24 (13.19%) System Testing
5 24 (13.19%) OO
6 22 (12.09%) Configuration Management
7 21 (11.54%) Regression Testing
7 21 (11.54%) Unit Testing
7 21 (11.54%) Test Strategy
8 20 (10.99%) Software Engineering
9 17 (9.34%) OOD
10 16 (8.79%) Scrum
11 15 (8.24%) Service Management
11 15 (8.24%) UML
11 15 (8.24%) Use Case
12 14 (7.69%) Release Management
12 14 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (7.69%) Multithreading
12 14 (7.69%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (24.73%) SQL
2 40 (21.98%) Java
3 22 (12.09%) C
4 19 (10.44%) C++
4 19 (10.44%) JavaScript
5 16 (8.79%) Python
6 15 (8.24%) C#
7 7 (3.85%) PowerShell
8 5 (2.75%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.20%) VBScript
9 4 (2.20%) VB
10 3 (1.65%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.65%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.65%) Ruby
11 2 (1.10%) Perl
11 2 (1.10%) VB6
12 1 (0.55%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 51 (28.02%) Security Cleared
2 35 (19.23%) SC Cleared
3 25 (13.74%) ISEB
4 23 (12.64%) ISTQB
5 16 (8.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (4.40%) DV Cleared
7 7 (3.85%) Degree
8 5 (2.75%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (1.65%) ISEB Practitioner
10 2 (1.10%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 1 (0.55%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (12.64%) QA
System Software
1 10 (5.49%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.40%) VMware ESX
4 3 (1.65%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (10.99%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (3.30%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.10%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (1.10%) OpenAM
4 1 (0.55%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.55%) Netcool
4 1 (0.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (0.55%) Control-M
4 1 (0.55%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 40 (21.98%) Microsoft
2 35 (19.23%) Oracle
3 21 (11.54%) HP
4 20 (10.99%) SAP
5 9 (4.95%) VMware
6 8 (4.40%) IBM
6 8 (4.40%) Remedy
7 6 (3.30%) McAfee
8 4 (2.20%) Endeca
8 4 (2.20%) Google
8 4 (2.20%) Coremetrics
8 4 (2.20%) Progress
9 3 (1.65%) Citrix
9 3 (1.65%) BMC
9 3 (1.65%) Epicor
9 3 (1.65%) Clearswift
9 3 (1.65%) MuleSoft
10 2 (1.10%) Capita
10 2 (1.10%) Kenexa
10 2 (1.10%) ForgeRock
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