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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integration Testing
Rank 140 174 180
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +6
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 135 98 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.48% 1.03% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.85% 1.31% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 63 32
Median daily rate £400 £325 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £420 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 £13.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+214.81% -67.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.40 £42.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +14.86%
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
7308 7508 6855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.21% 78.60% 75.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4483 4280 3812
Median daily rate £413 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 257 264 278
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +13.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 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 29 May 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 29 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Integration Testing within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -4 33 £310 -11.42% 2
Surrey +12 29 £500 +28.20% 5
Berkshire -4 27 £413 +43.47%
Buckinghamshire +4 9 £336 +3.46% 4
Kent - 9 £210 -
Oxfordshire - 8 £513 - 2
East Sussex +9 7 £350 -17.64%
West Sussex -23 6 £410 -8.88% 1
Home Counties - 1 - -
Integration Testing
England

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 South East region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 110 (41.35%) System Integration Testing
2 89 (33.46%) Security Cleared
3 79 (29.70%) SC Cleared
4 65 (24.44%) Linux
5 64 (24.06%) User Acceptance Testing
6 62 (23.31%) Unit Testing
7 48 (18.05%) XML
8 47 (17.67%) Unix
8 47 (17.67%) Project Management
9 45 (16.92%) ISEB
9 45 (16.92%) Finance
10 44 (16.54%) SQL
11 42 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
11 42 (15.79%) Software Engineering
12 41 (15.41%) Ant
13 40 (15.04%) Java
13 40 (15.04%) UML
14 39 (14.66%) ISTQB
15 38 (14.29%) C
15 38 (14.29%) Regression Testing
16 37 (13.91%) Configuration Management
17 35 (13.16%) Test Scripting
18 34 (12.78%) Web Services
18 34 (12.78%) NUnit
18 34 (12.78%) Subversion
19 33 (12.41%) Oracle
19 33 (12.41%) OO
19 33 (12.41%) Use Case
19 33 (12.41%) GoogleTest
20 32 (12.03%) ClearCase

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 23 (8.65%) JBoss
2 18 (6.77%) SharePoint
3 16 (6.02%) IIS
4 15 (5.64%) Confluence
5 9 (3.38%) Oracle Service Bus
5 9 (3.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 7 (2.63%) Apache
7 4 (1.50%) Documentum
7 4 (1.50%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.75%) MS Project Server
8 2 (0.75%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle BPEL
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (4.51%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.76%) MS Office
3 4 (1.50%) MS Project
4 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (3.76%) SAP IS-U
2 8 (3.01%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.50%) SAP FI
4 3 (1.13%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 3 (1.13%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.75%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.75%) Primavera
5 2 (0.75%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.75%) SAP Business ByDesign
6 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.13%) SaaS
3 2 (0.75%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.77%) LDAP
2 17 (6.39%) SSL
3 11 (4.14%) 3G
4 10 (3.76%) 4G
4 10 (3.76%) Diameter Protocol
4 10 (3.76%) INAP
4 10 (3.76%) SIGTRAN
5 9 (3.38%) LTE
5 9 (3.38%) MGW
6 7 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (2.63%) Reverse Proxy
7 6 (2.26%) SAN
8 5 (1.88%) RTP
9 4 (1.50%) Firewall
10 3 (1.13%) LAN
10 3 (1.13%) WAN
11 2 (0.75%) TCP/IP
12 1 (0.38%) Network Security
12 1 (0.38%) SSH
12 1 (0.38%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.89%) Oracle Database
3 9 (3.38%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (1.88%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (1.88%) SAP BI
5 5 (1.88%) SAP BW
6 4 (1.50%) InterSystems Cache
6 4 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.13%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.75%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.75%) MySQL
8 2 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.75%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.38%) EDRMS
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 41 (15.41%) Ant
2 34 (12.78%) NUnit
2 34 (12.78%) Subversion
3 33 (12.41%) GoogleTest
4 32 (12.03%) ClearCase
5 31 (11.65%) CppUnit
6 25 (9.40%) JIRA
7 23 (8.65%) Maven
8 19 (7.14%) Selenium
9 18 (6.77%) SoapUI
10 13 (4.89%) Cucumber
10 13 (4.89%) Eclipse
10 13 (4.89%) JUnit
11 12 (4.51%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (4.14%) Jenkins
12 11 (4.14%) WebDriver
13 10 (3.76%) Gradle
13 10 (3.76%) Hudson
13 10 (3.76%) JMeter
13 10 (3.76%) jMock
General
1 45 (16.92%) Finance
2 18 (6.77%) Telecoms
3 16 (6.02%) Banking
4 12 (4.51%) Billing
5 10 (3.76%) Back Office
6 8 (3.01%) Front Office
7 7 (2.63%) Marketing
7 7 (2.63%) Retail
8 6 (2.26%) Wholesale Banking
9 5 (1.88%) Military
10 3 (1.13%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.13%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.75%) Electronics
11 2 (0.75%) Private Banking
11 2 (0.75%) Publishing
12 1 (0.38%) Advertising
12 1 (0.38%) Avionics
12 1 (0.38%) Games
12 1 (0.38%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (24.06%) Analyst
2 61 (22.93%) Developer
3 45 (16.92%) Test Analyst
4 25 (9.40%) Test Manager
5 21 (7.89%) C Developer
6 18 (6.77%) Java Developer
7 17 (6.39%) Consultant
8 15 (5.64%) Software Engineer
9 14 (5.26%) Business Analyst
9 14 (5.26%) Tester
10 13 (4.89%) SAP Consultant
11 12 (4.51%) Support Engineer
12 10 (3.76%) Integration Manager
12 10 (3.76%) SAP ISU Consultant
12 10 (3.76%) Security Engineer
12 10 (3.76%) Security Support Engineer
13 9 (3.38%) Automation Test Analyst
13 9 (3.38%) C Software Engineer
13 9 (3.38%) Integration Analyst
13 9 (3.38%) Integration Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (18.05%) XML
2 34 (12.78%) Web Services
3 31 (11.65%) SOAP
4 23 (8.65%) Spring
5 21 (7.89%) .NET
6 18 (6.77%) Hibernate
7 16 (6.02%) Ajax
7 16 (6.02%) jQuery
8 15 (5.64%) ASP.NET
8 15 (5.64%) REST
9 13 (4.89%) JCE
10 11 (4.14%) SAML
11 10 (3.76%) Java EE
11 10 (3.76%) JMS
11 10 (3.76%) SPML
11 10 (3.76%) WebSphere MQ
12 9 (3.38%) RESTful
12 9 (3.38%) XML Schema
13 8 (3.01%) JPA
13 8 (3.01%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 32 (12.03%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (11.28%) Derivative
3 24 (9.02%) PKI
4 15 (5.64%) Algorithms
4 15 (5.64%) Cryptography
5 11 (4.14%) Data Centre
6 10 (3.76%) Computer Science
7 9 (3.38%) Smart Meter
8 8 (3.01%) AS400
8 8 (3.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (2.26%) Smart Energy
10 4 (1.50%) Data Integration
10 4 (1.50%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.50%) N-Tier
11 3 (1.13%) iPad
12 2 (0.75%) Hybrid Cloud
12 2 (0.75%) User Experience
13 1 (0.38%) DataPower
13 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
13 1 (0.38%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 65 (24.44%) Linux
2 47 (17.67%) Unix
3 26 (9.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (8.27%) Windows
5 13 (4.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (3.76%) Windows Server
7 9 (3.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.38%) Android
9 1 (0.38%) VMS
9 1 (0.38%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (41.35%) System Integration Testing
2 64 (24.06%) User Acceptance Testing
3 62 (23.31%) Unit Testing
4 47 (17.67%) Project Management
5 42 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (15.79%) Software Engineering
6 40 (15.04%) UML
7 38 (14.29%) Regression Testing
8 37 (13.91%) Configuration Management
9 35 (13.16%) Test Scripting
10 33 (12.41%) OO
10 33 (12.41%) Use Case
11 31 (11.65%) Multithreading
12 30 (11.28%) Memory Management
12 30 (11.28%) Migration
12 30 (11.28%) OOD
13 29 (10.90%) Functional Testing
14 28 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
15 27 (10.15%) Continuous Integration
15 27 (10.15%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 44 (16.54%) SQL
2 40 (15.04%) Java
3 38 (14.29%) C
4 29 (10.90%) C++
5 27 (10.15%) Python
6 21 (7.89%) C#
7 15 (5.64%) JavaScript
8 13 (4.89%) ABAP
9 10 (3.76%) Groovy
10 9 (3.38%) PowerShell
11 7 (2.63%) Shell Script
12 6 (2.26%) T-SQL
13 4 (1.50%) TypeScript
14 3 (1.13%) Ruby
15 2 (0.75%) Perl
16 1 (0.38%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.38%) PHP
16 1 (0.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 89 (33.46%) Security Cleared
2 79 (29.70%) SC Cleared
3 45 (16.92%) ISEB
4 39 (14.66%) ISTQB
5 23 (8.65%) Degree
6 15 (5.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 9 (3.38%) HND
8 8 (3.01%) HNC
9 4 (1.50%) DV Cleared
10 3 (1.13%) ISEB Practitioner
10 3 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.75%) APMP
11 2 (0.75%) MCSA
11 2 (0.75%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.75%) PMP
11 2 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.38%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.02%) QA
2 2 (0.75%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.75%) FIPS 140-2
3 1 (0.38%) DO-178B
System Software
1 20 (7.52%) Active Directory
2 13 (4.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.26%) VMware ESX
4 3 (1.13%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.13%) vSphere
5 2 (0.75%) Firmware
6 1 (0.38%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 12 (4.51%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (2.26%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (1.50%) SCCM
4 3 (1.13%) Puppet
4 3 (1.13%) SCOM
4 3 (1.13%) SCVMM
4 3 (1.13%) Windows Intune
5 1 (0.38%) Cacti
5 1 (0.38%) Nagios
5 1 (0.38%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.38%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (0.38%) vRealize
Vendors
1 33 (12.41%) Oracle
2 29 (10.90%) Microsoft
3 26 (9.77%) SAP
4 15 (5.64%) VMware
5 10 (3.76%) Atlassian
5 10 (3.76%) HP
5 10 (3.76%) Nokia
6 9 (3.38%) Rally
6 9 (3.38%) Red Hat
7 8 (3.01%) Talend
8 6 (2.26%) Intel Security
8 6 (2.26%) JD Edwards
9 3 (1.13%) RightScale
10 2 (0.75%) Concur
10 2 (0.75%) hybris
10 2 (0.75%) Remedy
11 1 (0.38%) Altera
11 1 (0.38%) Arqiva
11 1 (0.38%) Progress
11 1 (0.38%) Synplicity
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £320.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago