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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integration Testing
Rank 128 140 170
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +30
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 136 117 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.60% 1.23% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 1.60% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 59 26
Average daily rate £365 £375 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £273 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £362 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +13.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £61.50 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £38.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
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
6781 7326 6354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.55% 77.29% 74.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4156 4012 3382
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £506
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 290 240 268
Average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £45.00 £48.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 9 February 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Integration Testing across the South East region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Integration Testing Hourly Rate Histogram 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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +25 54 £306 -12.50% 2
Surrey +3 27 £444 -6.57% 2
Berkshire +9 20 £408 +12.86% 2
Buckinghamshire +4 12 £503 +34.00% 3
Kent - 9 £210 -
Oxfordshire +10 7 £301 -24.87% 1
West Sussex -1 6 £413 +20.43%
East Sussex +8 1 £363 +20.83%
Integration Testing
England

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 89 (39.56%) System Integration Testing
2 67 (29.78%) Linux
3 62 (27.56%) Security Cleared
4 60 (26.67%) Unit Testing
5 54 (24.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 53 (23.56%) Software Engineering
6 53 (23.56%) Configuration Management
7 51 (22.67%) SQL
8 50 (22.22%) C
8 50 (22.22%) Unix
8 50 (22.22%) OO
8 50 (22.22%) SC Cleared
9 47 (20.89%) Finance
9 47 (20.89%) C++
9 47 (20.89%) Project Management
10 46 (20.44%) Agile Software Development
10 46 (20.44%) Subversion
11 44 (19.56%) Python
12 43 (19.11%) Microsoft
12 43 (19.11%) NUnit
12 43 (19.11%) Multithreading
12 43 (19.11%) Use Case
13 41 (18.22%) UML
14 40 (17.78%) GoogleTest
15 39 (17.33%) Memory Management
15 39 (17.33%) OOD
15 39 (17.33%) Ant
16 38 (16.89%) Oracle
16 38 (16.89%) ClearCase
16 38 (16.89%) Derivative

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 9 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.11%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (3.11%) Confluence
2 7 (3.11%) IIS
3 5 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (1.78%) JBoss
5 3 (1.33%) Apache
6 2 (0.89%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.44%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (5.33%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.22%) MS Project
4 4 (1.78%) MS Office
5 3 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (3.56%) SAP IS-U
3 5 (2.22%) Oracle ERP
4 4 (1.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (1.33%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (1.33%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.89%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.89%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 2 (0.89%) Primavera
6 2 (0.89%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.44%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.44%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.44%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.44%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.78%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.44%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.44%) Office 365
3 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.22%) Firewall
2 4 (1.78%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (1.78%) LAN
2 4 (1.78%) LDAP
2 4 (1.78%) RTP
2 4 (1.78%) SSL
2 4 (1.78%) WAN
2 4 (1.78%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (1.33%) Reverse Proxy
3 3 (1.33%) SAN
3 3 (1.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.89%) ATM
4 2 (0.89%) FTP
4 2 (0.89%) SNMP
5 1 (0.44%) 2G
5 1 (0.44%) 3G
5 1 (0.44%) Network Security
5 1 (0.44%) SS7
5 1 (0.44%) SSH
5 1 (0.44%) TCAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (10.22%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.78%) Oracle Database
3 11 (4.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.22%) Data Mining
4 5 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (2.22%) InterSystems Cache
4 5 (2.22%) SAP BW
4 5 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (1.78%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.33%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (1.33%) PowerCenter
6 3 (1.33%) SAP BI
6 3 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.89%) DTS
7 2 (0.89%) MySQL
7 2 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.89%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.44%) DB2
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 46 (20.44%) Subversion
2 43 (19.11%) NUnit
3 40 (17.78%) GoogleTest
4 39 (17.33%) Ant
5 38 (16.89%) ClearCase
6 37 (16.44%) CppUnit
7 27 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 23 (10.22%) Selenium
9 19 (8.44%) JIRA
9 19 (8.44%) SoapUI
10 13 (5.78%) Cucumber
11 11 (4.89%) Git (software)
12 10 (4.44%) SpecFlow
13 7 (3.11%) WebDriver
14 5 (2.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 5 (2.22%) Jasmine
14 5 (2.22%) Jenkins
14 5 (2.22%) Visual Studio
15 4 (1.78%) JUnit
15 4 (1.78%) Oracle APEX
General
1 47 (20.89%) Finance
2 15 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 12 (5.33%) Banking
4 11 (4.89%) Billing
5 7 (3.11%) Marketing
6 6 (2.67%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.22%) Electronics
7 5 (2.22%) Military
7 5 (2.22%) Retail
8 3 (1.33%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.89%) Advertising
9 2 (0.89%) Private Banking
9 2 (0.89%) Wholesale Banking
10 1 (0.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 58 (25.78%) Analyst
2 49 (21.78%) Developer
3 38 (16.89%) Test Analyst
4 25 (11.11%) C Developer
5 23 (10.22%) Software Engineer
6 21 (9.33%) Consultant
7 18 (8.00%) Test Manager
8 17 (7.56%) Tester
9 13 (5.78%) C Software Engineer
10 12 (5.33%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 12 (5.33%) C++ Software Engineer
11 11 (4.89%) Integration Analyst
12 10 (4.44%) Integration Test Analyst
12 10 (4.44%) SAP Consultant
13 9 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
14 8 (3.56%) Integration Tester
14 8 (3.56%) SAP ISU Consultant
15 7 (3.11%) Test Leader
15 7 (3.11%) Testing Analyst
16 6 (2.67%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (11.56%) .NET
2 24 (10.67%) XML
3 20 (8.89%) Web Services
4 15 (6.67%) ASP.NET
4 15 (6.67%) jQuery
5 12 (5.33%) REST
6 11 (4.89%) Ajax
6 11 (4.89%) HTML
6 11 (4.89%) SOAP
7 9 (4.00%) CSS
8 8 (3.56%) SAML
9 7 (3.11%) .NET Framework
9 7 (3.11%) KnockoutJS
9 7 (3.11%) Middleware
9 7 (3.11%) Spring
10 5 (2.22%) Breeze.js
10 5 (2.22%) Durandal
10 5 (2.22%) Entity Framework
10 5 (2.22%) OAuth2
10 5 (2.22%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 38 (16.89%) Derivative
2 34 (15.11%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (6.22%) Management Information System
4 10 (4.44%) Device Driver
5 8 (3.56%) Data Centre
6 7 (3.11%) PKI
7 6 (2.67%) AS400
8 5 (2.22%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.78%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (1.78%) Smart Meter
10 3 (1.33%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.33%) Smart Energy
10 3 (1.33%) User Experience
11 1 (0.44%) CCTV
11 1 (0.44%) CMDB
11 1 (0.44%) DataPower
11 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.44%) iPad
11 1 (0.44%) iSeries
11 1 (0.44%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 67 (29.78%) Linux
2 50 (22.22%) Unix
3 35 (15.56%) Windows
4 15 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (6.22%) Windows Server
6 11 (4.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (3.56%) Windows 7
8 8 (3.56%) Windows XP
9 6 (2.67%) Windows 8
9 6 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (2.22%) Android
11 4 (1.78%) Mac OS X
12 3 (1.33%) VMS
13 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.44%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (39.56%) System Integration Testing
2 60 (26.67%) Unit Testing
3 54 (24.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 53 (23.56%) Configuration Management
4 53 (23.56%) Software Engineering
5 50 (22.22%) OO
6 47 (20.89%) Project Management
7 46 (20.44%) Agile Software Development
8 43 (19.11%) Multithreading
8 43 (19.11%) Use Case
9 41 (18.22%) UML
10 39 (17.33%) Memory Management
10 39 (17.33%) OOD
11 35 (15.56%) Functional Testing
11 35 (15.56%) Requirements Analysis
12 32 (14.22%) Test Scripting
13 25 (11.11%) Test Management
14 24 (10.67%) Continuous Integration
14 24 (10.67%) System Testing
15 21 (9.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 51 (22.67%) SQL
2 50 (22.22%) C
3 47 (20.89%) C++
4 44 (19.56%) Python
5 29 (12.89%) C#
6 18 (8.00%) PowerShell
7 17 (7.56%) Java
8 13 (5.78%) JavaScript
9 12 (5.33%) ABAP
10 9 (4.00%) T-SQL
11 8 (3.56%) Shell Script
11 8 (3.56%) VBScript
12 5 (2.22%) TypeScript
12 5 (2.22%) VB.NET
13 4 (1.78%) Objective-C
13 4 (1.78%) Ruby
14 3 (1.33%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.89%) Groovy
15 2 (0.89%) PHP
16 1 (0.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 62 (27.56%) Security Cleared
2 50 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 24 (10.67%) ISTQB
4 19 (8.44%) ISEB
5 11 (4.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 9 (4.00%) Degree
7 5 (2.22%) ISEB Practitioner
8 4 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (1.33%) MCSA
9 3 (1.33%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.89%) APMP
10 2 (0.89%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.89%) PMP
10 2 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.44%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.44%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (7.56%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.78%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.78%) vSphere
4 2 (0.89%) Firmware
5 1 (0.44%) vCloud
5 1 (0.44%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (5.33%) SCCM
2 11 (4.89%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.78%) Puppet
3 4 (1.78%) SCOM
3 4 (1.78%) SCVMM
3 4 (1.78%) Windows Intune
4 2 (0.89%) Control-M
5 1 (0.44%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.44%) OVSD
5 1 (0.44%) vRealize
Vendors
1 43 (19.11%) Microsoft
2 38 (16.89%) Oracle
3 22 (9.78%) HP
3 22 (9.78%) SAP
4 9 (4.00%) VMware
5 7 (3.11%) Red Hat
6 6 (2.67%) LANDesk
6 6 (2.67%) Remedy
7 5 (2.22%) JD Edwards
8 4 (1.78%) PeopleSoft
8 4 (1.78%) RightScale
9 2 (0.89%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.89%) Huawei
9 2 (0.89%) hybris
10 1 (0.44%) Coremetrics
10 1 (0.44%) Endeca
10 1 (0.44%) F5
10 1 (0.44%) Google
10 1 (0.44%) Rally
10 1 (0.44%) Splunk
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