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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Integration Testing
Rank 178 168 168
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 83 74 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.83% 0.79% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 1.10% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 41 38
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£328 £425 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.79% +20.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £288 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £484 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.75 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +11.11%
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
7474 6710 6001
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 74.93% 71.94% 71.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4214 3749 3133
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £503 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 273 258 261
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.51 £12.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-2.58% -3.12%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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
Hampshire -3 37 £339 -7.10% 9
Buckinghamshire +10 18 £325 +8.33%
Berkshire +8 11 £334 -21.47% 5
Surrey -2 8 £390 -2.50% 1
Middlesex -1 4 £296 -36.96%
West Sussex -18 3 £220 -56.00%
M4 Corridor - 1 £350 -
East Sussex - 1 £425 - 2
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England

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 65 (34.03%) Security Cleared
2 41 (21.47%) SC Cleared
3 40 (20.94%) Microsoft
4 39 (20.42%) Finance
4 39 (20.42%) User Acceptance Testing
5 38 (19.90%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (19.90%) Configuration Management
6 37 (19.37%) Project Management
7 36 (18.85%) Test Scripting
8 35 (18.32%) Linux
9 34 (17.80%) UNIX
10 33 (17.28%) C
11 32 (16.75%) SQL
11 32 (16.75%) Subversion
12 31 (16.23%) Software Engineering
12 31 (16.23%) OO
12 31 (16.23%) Analytical Skills
13 28 (14.66%) Java
14 26 (13.61%) Ant
15 25 (13.09%) Windows
15 25 (13.09%) ClearCase
15 25 (13.09%) NUnit
15 25 (13.09%) GoogleTest
16 24 (12.57%) CppUnit
16 24 (12.57%) Multithreading
16 24 (12.57%) OOD
17 23 (12.04%) UML
17 23 (12.04%) C++
17 23 (12.04%) Derivative
17 23 (12.04%) Memory Management

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 12 (6.28%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.62%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.09%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.57%) Jetty
4 3 (1.57%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.57%) JBoss
5 2 (1.05%) Apache
5 2 (1.05%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.05%) IIS
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle Spatial
6 1 (0.52%) Documentum
Applications
1 16 (8.38%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.71%) MS Office
3 3 (1.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (4.19%) SAP ERP
2 7 (3.66%) SAP SRM
3 5 (2.62%) SAP HR
4 3 (1.57%) SAP FI
4 3 (1.57%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (1.57%) SAP CO
4 3 (1.57%) SAP FI-AP
5 2 (1.05%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (1.05%) Staffware
6 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.52%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.14%) SaaS
2 1 (0.52%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.52%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.33%) Firewall
2 13 (6.81%) X.400
2 13 (6.81%) X.500
3 11 (5.76%) SMTP
4 7 (3.66%) Internet
5 6 (3.14%) TCP/IP
6 5 (2.62%) FTP
6 5 (2.62%) BIG-IP
7 4 (2.09%) HTTPS
7 4 (2.09%) SSL
8 3 (1.57%) MPLS
8 3 (1.57%) BGP
8 3 (1.57%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (1.57%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (1.05%) OpenLDAP
9 2 (1.05%) Wireshark
9 2 (1.05%) Kerberos
9 2 (1.05%) LDAP
9 2 (1.05%) 3GPP
9 2 (1.05%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.24%) MySQL
1 10 (5.24%) SAP BW
2 8 (4.19%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (3.66%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (2.62%) DB2
5 4 (2.09%) Ingres
5 4 (2.09%) SQL Server
6 3 (1.57%) PowerCenter
7 2 (1.05%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.05%) Data Mart
7 2 (1.05%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (1.05%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.52%) SQLite
8 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.52%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 32 (16.75%) Subversion
2 26 (13.61%) Ant
3 25 (13.09%) ClearCase
3 25 (13.09%) NUnit
3 25 (13.09%) GoogleTest
4 24 (12.57%) CppUnit
5 20 (10.47%) JIRA
6 16 (8.38%) Rational Rose
7 13 (6.81%) Selenium
8 12 (6.28%) QuickTest Pro
9 6 (3.14%) Git (software)
10 4 (2.09%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (2.09%) CruiseControl
11 3 (1.57%) ClearQuest
11 3 (1.57%) SoapUI
12 2 (1.05%) Maven
12 2 (1.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 2 (1.05%) MSI
12 2 (1.05%) LoadRunner
13 1 (0.52%) JUnit
General
1 39 (20.42%) Finance
2 17 (8.90%) Banking
3 12 (6.28%) Military
4 11 (5.76%) Retail
5 9 (4.71%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.05%) Billing
6 2 (1.05%) Publishing
6 2 (1.05%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.52%) Marketing
7 1 (0.52%) German Language
7 1 (0.52%) Back Office
7 1 (0.52%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 37 (19.37%) Analyst
2 32 (16.75%) Developer
3 29 (15.18%) Test Analyst
4 24 (12.57%) Test Manager
5 17 (8.90%) Consultant
6 16 (8.38%) Software Engineer
7 14 (7.33%) Java Developer
8 11 (5.76%) SAP Consultant
9 9 (4.71%) SAP BW Consultant
9 9 (4.71%) Tester
10 8 (4.19%) Test Leader
11 7 (3.66%) Business Analyst
11 7 (3.66%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 7 (3.66%) Test Engineer
11 7 (3.66%) SAP BI Consultant
12 6 (3.14%) C Developer
12 6 (3.14%) DevOps Engineer
12 6 (3.14%) Build Engineer
13 5 (2.62%) Architect
13 5 (2.62%) Integration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.38%) Motif
2 14 (7.33%) Spring
2 14 (7.33%) XML
3 11 (5.76%) .NET
4 10 (5.24%) HTML
5 7 (3.66%) CSS
5 7 (3.66%) JSON
6 6 (3.14%) SOAP
6 6 (3.14%) Web Services
7 5 (2.62%) Ajax
8 4 (2.09%) wxWidgets
8 4 (2.09%) Struts
8 4 (2.09%) XSLT
9 3 (1.57%) Servlets
9 3 (1.57%) J2EE
9 3 (1.57%) ASP.NET
9 3 (1.57%) JPA
9 3 (1.57%) REST
9 3 (1.57%) Spring Integration
9 3 (1.57%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 31 (16.23%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (12.04%) Derivative
3 8 (4.19%) Open Source
4 7 (3.66%) Smart Meter
4 7 (3.66%) Mobile Banking
5 6 (3.14%) PKI
6 5 (2.62%) N-Tier
6 5 (2.62%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.09%) Online Banking
8 3 (1.57%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (1.05%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.05%) CMDB
9 2 (1.05%) Data Extraction
9 2 (1.05%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.05%) SecurID
10 1 (0.52%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.52%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.52%) iSeries
10 1 (0.52%) Video on Demand
10 1 (0.52%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 35 (18.32%) Linux
2 34 (17.80%) UNIX
3 25 (13.09%) Windows
4 11 (5.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (5.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (3.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.57%) Solaris
8 2 (1.05%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.05%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.05%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.05%) Android
9 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (20.42%) User Acceptance Testing
2 38 (19.90%) Configuration Management
2 38 (19.90%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (19.37%) Project Management
4 36 (18.85%) Test Scripting
5 31 (16.23%) Software Engineering
5 31 (16.23%) OO
6 24 (12.57%) OOD
6 24 (12.57%) Multithreading
7 23 (12.04%) UML
7 23 (12.04%) Memory Management
8 22 (11.52%) Use Case
9 19 (9.95%) Test Strategy
10 17 (8.90%) Test Management
11 16 (8.38%) System Testing
11 16 (8.38%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (8.38%) RUP
11 16 (8.38%) Scrum
11 16 (8.38%) Unified Process
12 14 (7.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (17.28%) C
2 32 (16.75%) SQL
3 28 (14.66%) Java
4 23 (12.04%) C++
5 20 (10.47%) Python
6 17 (8.90%) PowerShell
7 13 (6.81%) JavaScript
8 6 (3.14%) C#
9 5 (2.62%) Perl
9 5 (2.62%) VBScript
10 4 (2.09%) XPath
11 3 (1.57%) Scala
11 3 (1.57%) Ruby
11 3 (1.57%) XQuery
12 2 (1.05%) VB
12 2 (1.05%) ABAP
12 2 (1.05%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.52%) VB6
13 1 (0.52%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 65 (34.03%) Security Cleared
2 41 (21.47%) SC Cleared
3 21 (10.99%) DV Cleared
4 14 (7.33%) ISTQB
5 10 (5.24%) ISEB
6 8 (4.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (3.14%) Degree
8 3 (1.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.81%) QA
2 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (6.28%) Forefront TMG
2 7 (3.66%) VMware ESX
3 6 (3.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.14%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.52%) XenApp
4 1 (0.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (11.52%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (7.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 6 (3.14%) McAfee ePO
3 6 (3.14%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.09%) Control-M
5 3 (1.57%) FortiGate
5 3 (1.57%) Ansible
6 2 (1.05%) OpenAM
6 2 (1.05%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 40 (20.94%) Microsoft
2 21 (10.99%) Oracle
3 20 (10.47%) SAP
4 14 (7.33%) VMware
5 11 (5.76%) Clearswift
6 10 (5.24%) HP
7 7 (3.66%) F5
7 7 (3.66%) Red Hat
8 6 (3.14%) IBM
8 6 (3.14%) McAfee
9 3 (1.57%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.57%) CA
9 3 (1.57%) Cisco
10 2 (1.05%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (1.05%) Siebel
10 2 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.05%) Remedy
10 2 (1.05%) BMC
10 2 (1.05%) Kenexa
10 2 (1.05%) ForgeRock
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