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 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Integration Testing
Rank 154 189 131
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -58
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 96 49 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.01% 0.57% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 0.80% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 13 52
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£377 £450 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.22% +22.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £500 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.22% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.75
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.91%
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
6947 6138 6769
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.83% 71.46% 71.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 3953 3423 3263
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £501 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 276 241 335
Average hourly rate £21.00 £32.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.38% +54.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.28% +3.63%

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 22 October 2014.

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 22 October 2014. 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 +4 40 £450 -4.25% 3
Berkshire +8 18 £413 +50.00% 2
Buckinghamshire - 12 £331 - 2
Surrey +4 9 £500 +5.26% 5
Oxfordshire -6 6 £375 - 1
Kent - 3 £313 - 3
West Sussex +3 2 - - 1
East Sussex - - - - 1
Integration Testing
England

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 54 (31.95%) Security Cleared
2 47 (27.81%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (24.26%) SQL
4 40 (23.67%) Microsoft
5 36 (21.30%) XML
6 34 (20.12%) Finance
6 34 (20.12%) Test Scripting
7 33 (19.53%) Java
8 32 (18.93%) Oracle
9 31 (18.34%) Windows
10 29 (17.16%) DV Cleared
11 27 (15.98%) MVC
11 27 (15.98%) Scrum
12 25 (14.79%) UNIX
12 25 (14.79%) User Acceptance Testing
13 24 (14.20%) SC Cleared
13 24 (14.20%) Project Management
13 24 (14.20%) Software Engineering
14 23 (13.61%) PowerShell
15 22 (13.02%) Subversion
16 21 (12.43%) VMware
16 21 (12.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
16 21 (12.43%) .NET
17 20 (11.83%) HTML
17 20 (11.83%) VBScript
17 20 (11.83%) Test Management
17 20 (11.83%) Analytical Skills
18 19 (11.24%) QA
18 19 (11.24%) OO
19 18 (10.65%) Spring

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 14 (8.28%) Confluence
2 12 (7.10%) Tomcat
3 8 (4.73%) SharePoint
4 7 (4.14%) IIS
5 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.18%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.18%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.18%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.59%) JBoss
6 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.59%) Sonic ESB
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle BPEL
6 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 15 (8.88%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.55%) MS Office
3 4 (2.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (2.37%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.78%) Staffware
3 2 (1.18%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.59%) Summit
4 1 (0.59%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.59%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.59%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.59%) SAP MRS
4 1 (0.59%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (3.55%) PaaS
2 4 (2.37%) SaaS
3 2 (1.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.47%) Firewall
2 14 (8.28%) X.400
2 14 (8.28%) X.500
3 12 (7.10%) SMTP
4 9 (5.33%) TCP/IP
5 8 (4.73%) FTP
5 8 (4.73%) SAN
6 6 (3.55%) HTTP
6 6 (3.55%) Internet
7 3 (1.78%) MPLS
7 3 (1.78%) UMTS
8 2 (1.18%) Wireshark
8 2 (1.18%) LTE
8 2 (1.18%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (1.18%) Radio Access Network
8 2 (1.18%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (1.18%) BGP
9 1 (0.59%) BIG-IP
9 1 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.10%) MySQL
2 8 (4.73%) EDRMS
3 6 (3.55%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (2.96%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.37%) Ingres
5 4 (2.37%) SQL Server
6 3 (1.78%) DB2
7 2 (1.18%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.18%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.59%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 22 (13.02%) Subversion
2 17 (10.06%) JIRA
3 14 (8.28%) JUnit
4 9 (5.33%) NUnit
4 9 (5.33%) GoogleTest
5 8 (4.73%) SoapUI
5 8 (4.73%) Cucumber
5 8 (4.73%) CppUnit
5 8 (4.73%) ClearCase
5 8 (4.73%) Ant
6 7 (4.14%) Rational Rose
7 6 (3.55%) SpecFlow
7 6 (3.55%) MSTest
8 5 (2.96%) Selenium
9 4 (2.37%) QuickTest Pro
9 4 (2.37%) LoadRunner
9 4 (2.37%) ClearQuest
9 4 (2.37%) CruiseControl
10 2 (1.18%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.18%) Eclipse
General
1 34 (20.12%) Finance
2 14 (8.28%) Telecoms
3 12 (7.10%) Military
4 11 (6.51%) Banking
5 5 (2.96%) Electronics
5 5 (2.96%) Marketing
6 4 (2.37%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.78%) Automotive
7 3 (1.78%) Publishing
7 3 (1.78%) Spanish Language
8 2 (1.18%) Billing
9 1 (0.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 40 (23.67%) Analyst
2 38 (22.49%) Developer
3 20 (11.83%) Test Analyst
4 16 (9.47%) Test Manager
5 13 (7.69%) Software Engineer
6 12 (7.10%) Hybris Developer
7 11 (6.51%) Tester
7 11 (6.51%) Consultant
8 10 (5.92%) Business Analyst
9 9 (5.33%) Senior Developer
10 8 (4.73%) Integration Engineer
11 6 (3.55%) Lead Developer
11 6 (3.55%) QA Tester
11 6 (3.55%) Design Engineer
11 6 (3.55%) C++ Developer
12 5 (2.96%) Test Engineer
12 5 (2.96%) Java Developer
12 5 (2.96%) QA Analyst
12 5 (2.96%) Test Leader
12 5 (2.96%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (21.30%) XML
2 21 (12.43%) .NET
3 20 (11.83%) HTML
4 18 (10.65%) Spring
5 17 (10.06%) Spring MVC
6 16 (9.47%) Web Services
7 14 (8.28%) Ajax
7 14 (8.28%) J2EE
7 14 (8.28%) XSD
7 14 (8.28%) JSP
8 12 (7.10%) jQuery
8 12 (7.10%) CSS
9 8 (4.73%) Motif
10 7 (4.14%) SOAP
10 7 (4.14%) XSLT
11 6 (3.55%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (3.55%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 6 (3.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 6 (3.55%) Unity DI Container
11 6 (3.55%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.83%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.33%) Derivative
3 7 (4.14%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.14%) PKI
4 6 (3.55%) Algorithms
4 6 (3.55%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (2.37%) Smart Meter
5 4 (2.37%) Data Integration
5 4 (2.37%) DTV
6 3 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.18%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.18%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (1.18%) Statistics
7 2 (1.18%) NHS
7 2 (1.18%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.18%) GIS
8 1 (0.59%) IVR
8 1 (0.59%) Replication
8 1 (0.59%) Handset
8 1 (0.59%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 31 (18.34%) Windows
2 25 (14.79%) UNIX
3 17 (10.06%) Linux
4 14 (8.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (5.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (4.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.18%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.59%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.59%) Android
8 1 (0.59%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.59%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.59%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (27.81%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (20.12%) Test Scripting
3 27 (15.98%) MVC
3 27 (15.98%) Scrum
4 25 (14.79%) User Acceptance Testing
5 24 (14.20%) Project Management
5 24 (14.20%) Software Engineering
6 20 (11.83%) Test Management
7 19 (11.24%) OO
8 18 (10.65%) Test Automation
9 17 (10.06%) Unit Testing
10 16 (9.47%) Migration
11 15 (8.88%) Test Strategy
12 14 (8.28%) Validation
12 14 (8.28%) Regression Testing
13 12 (7.10%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (7.10%) Use Case
13 12 (7.10%) E-Commerce
13 12 (7.10%) B2C
14 11 (6.51%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (24.26%) SQL
2 33 (19.53%) Java
3 23 (13.61%) PowerShell
4 20 (11.83%) VBScript
5 13 (7.69%) C
6 12 (7.10%) C#
7 10 (5.92%) C++
8 9 (5.33%) Ruby
9 8 (4.73%) Python
10 4 (2.37%) VC++
10 4 (2.37%) JavaScript
11 3 (1.78%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.78%) Perl
12 2 (1.18%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.18%) PHP
13 1 (0.59%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.59%) ABAP
13 1 (0.59%) XPath
Qualifications
1 54 (31.95%) Security Cleared
2 29 (17.16%) DV Cleared
3 24 (14.20%) SC Cleared
4 14 (8.28%) ISTQB
5 13 (7.69%) ISEB
6 7 (4.14%) Degree
6 7 (4.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (2.37%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (1.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.18%) PMP
9 2 (1.18%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.59%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.24%) QA
System Software
1 14 (8.28%) Forefront TMG
2 13 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.73%) Active Directory
4 5 (2.96%) VMware ESX
5 4 (2.37%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (2.37%) vSphere
6 2 (1.18%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.59%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.59%) Firmware
7 1 (0.59%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 21 (12.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 11 (6.51%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (2.37%) Tivoli
3 4 (2.37%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 4 (2.37%) Netcool
3 4 (2.37%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 2 (1.18%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.18%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.18%) WebInspect
5 1 (0.59%) Ansible
Vendors
1 40 (23.67%) Microsoft
2 32 (18.93%) Oracle
3 21 (12.43%) VMware
4 13 (7.69%) SAP
5 12 (7.10%) hybris
5 12 (7.10%) HP
5 12 (7.10%) Clearswift
6 8 (4.73%) IBM
7 7 (4.14%) Red Hat
7 7 (4.14%) Cisco
8 5 (2.96%) ESRI
9 4 (2.37%) Cognos
9 4 (2.37%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (1.18%) Pega
10 2 (1.18%) F5
10 2 (1.18%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.18%) Remedy
10 2 (1.18%) McAfee
11 1 (0.59%) Alcatel-Lucent
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