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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integration Testing
Rank 154 159 170
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +11
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 93 108 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.20% 1.15% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 1.44% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 58 50
Median daily rate £350 £365 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +2.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £8.50 £47.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-82.10% +137.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -5.88%
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
6201 7507 7562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.12% 79.65% 76.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3674 4426 4223
Median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 258 312 288
Median hourly rate £34.00 £36.00 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +61.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

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 10 December 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
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 10 December 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 -13 31 £315 -1.17% 5
Berkshire +16 16 £350 -18.84%
Surrey +19 11 £475 +35.23% 1
Oxfordshire -2 10 £450 +12.42% 2
Buckinghamshire +14 5 £330 -45.00%
West Sussex +13 5 £500 -
East Sussex +13 4 £334 -5.17% 2
Middlesex -3 1 - -
Integration Testing
England

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 66 (35.48%) System Integration Testing
2 56 (30.11%) Java
3 49 (26.34%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (24.19%) Linux
4 45 (24.19%) Unit Testing
5 40 (21.51%) Security Cleared
6 34 (18.28%) Unix
7 32 (17.20%) SC Cleared
8 31 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 30 (16.13%) Finance
10 29 (15.59%) QA
11 27 (14.52%) Selenium
11 27 (14.52%) Regression Testing
11 27 (14.52%) Project Management
12 26 (13.98%) Windows
12 26 (13.98%) OO
12 26 (13.98%) Oracle
12 26 (13.98%) XML
12 26 (13.98%) Software Engineering
13 25 (13.44%) C
13 25 (13.44%) Python
14 23 (12.37%) Configuration Management
14 23 (12.37%) Subversion
14 23 (12.37%) Test Scripting
14 23 (12.37%) SoapUI
15 22 (11.83%) Cucumber
15 22 (11.83%) User Acceptance Testing
15 22 (11.83%) Migration
15 22 (11.83%) UML
15 22 (11.83%) C#

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 8 (4.30%) Confluence
1 8 (4.30%) IIS
2 4 (2.15%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.15%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.61%) CMS
3 3 (1.61%) Documentum
3 3 (1.61%) JBoss
3 3 (1.61%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.61%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.08%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.54%) Jetty
5 1 (0.54%) Mule
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (4.30%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.15%) MS Office
3 2 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (6.45%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (2.15%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (1.08%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.08%) SAP FI
4 2 (1.08%) SAP FI-CA
5 1 (0.54%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 1 (0.54%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.54%) Lorenzo
5 1 (0.54%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.54%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.54%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.54%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.54%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.54%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.76%) PaaS
2 6 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.69%) IaaS
4 4 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.61%) SaaS
6 2 (1.08%) Office 365
7 1 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.54%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.54%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.54%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.23%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.15%) SSL
3 3 (1.61%) Firewall
3 3 (1.61%) PuTTY
4 2 (1.08%) 3G
4 2 (1.08%) 4G
4 2 (1.08%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (1.08%) LDAP
4 2 (1.08%) LTE
4 2 (1.08%) Network Security
4 2 (1.08%) SSH
4 2 (1.08%) UMTS
5 1 (0.54%) GSM
5 1 (0.54%) HTTP
5 1 (0.54%) INAP
5 1 (0.54%) ISUP
5 1 (0.54%) SMTP
5 1 (0.54%) SS7
5 1 (0.54%) X.400
5 1 (0.54%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.53%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.30%) Oracle Database
3 6 (3.23%) MySQL
4 5 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.61%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.08%) SQLite
7 1 (0.54%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.54%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.54%) Hazelcast
7 1 (0.54%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.54%) Power BI
7 1 (0.54%) Redis
7 1 (0.54%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.54%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.54%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 27 (14.52%) Selenium
2 23 (12.37%) SoapUI
2 23 (12.37%) Subversion
3 22 (11.83%) Cucumber
4 21 (11.29%) Ant
5 18 (9.68%) GoogleTest
5 18 (9.68%) Jenkins
5 18 (9.68%) NUnit
6 15 (8.06%) JIRA
6 15 (8.06%) WebDriver
7 14 (7.53%) ClearCase
7 14 (7.53%) CppUnit
8 13 (6.99%) JUnit
9 11 (5.91%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (5.38%) Git (software)
10 10 (5.38%) Maven
11 9 (4.84%) JMeter
12 7 (3.76%) Gradle
12 7 (3.76%) Hudson
13 6 (3.23%) Appium
General
1 30 (16.13%) Finance
2 4 (2.15%) Military
2 4 (2.15%) Retail
3 3 (1.61%) Advertising
3 3 (1.61%) Marketing
3 3 (1.61%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.08%) Danish Language
4 2 (1.08%) Games
5 1 (0.54%) Back Office
5 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 45 (24.19%) Developer
2 35 (18.82%) Analyst
3 30 (16.13%) Test Analyst
4 19 (10.22%) Test Manager
5 17 (9.14%) Test Engineer
6 15 (8.06%) Tester
7 12 (6.45%) .NET Developer
7 12 (6.45%) Consultant
8 11 (5.91%) Automation Test Analyst
8 11 (5.91%) Senior Developer
9 10 (5.38%) C Developer
10 9 (4.84%) Senior .NET Developer
10 9 (4.84%) Test Leader
11 8 (4.30%) Integration Analyst
11 8 (4.30%) Integration Test Analyst
12 7 (3.76%) Automation Tester
12 7 (3.76%) Salesforce Developer
12 7 (3.76%) SAP Consultant
12 7 (3.76%) SAP ISU Consultant
12 7 (3.76%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (13.98%) XML
2 21 (11.29%) .NET
2 21 (11.29%) SOAP
3 20 (10.75%) Web Services
4 14 (7.53%) Spring
5 12 (6.45%) REST
6 11 (5.91%) HTML
7 10 (5.38%) Ajax
7 10 (5.38%) Java EE
8 9 (4.84%) CSS
8 9 (4.84%) Hibernate
8 9 (4.84%) JMS
9 8 (4.30%) Middleware
10 7 (3.76%) ASP.NET
10 7 (3.76%) jQuery
10 7 (3.76%) WebSphere MQ
11 6 (3.23%) AngularJS
12 5 (2.69%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (2.69%) Gherkin
12 5 (2.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.68%) Derivative
2 12 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.38%) Management Information System
4 9 (4.84%) Data Centre
5 8 (4.30%) Computer Science
6 7 (3.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (3.23%) Mobile App
7 6 (3.23%) Smart Meter
8 4 (2.15%) CMDB
9 2 (1.08%) Data Extraction
9 2 (1.08%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.08%) DataPower
9 2 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.08%) NHS
10 1 (0.54%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.54%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.54%) PKI
10 1 (0.54%) Reinsurance
10 1 (0.54%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 45 (24.19%) Linux
2 34 (18.28%) Unix
3 26 (13.98%) Windows
4 7 (3.76%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.54%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (35.48%) System Integration Testing
2 49 (26.34%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (24.19%) Unit Testing
4 27 (14.52%) Project Management
4 27 (14.52%) Regression Testing
5 26 (13.98%) OO
5 26 (13.98%) Software Engineering
6 23 (12.37%) Configuration Management
6 23 (12.37%) Test Scripting
7 22 (11.83%) Migration
7 22 (11.83%) UML
7 22 (11.83%) User Acceptance Testing
8 19 (10.22%) BDD
8 19 (10.22%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (10.22%) Use Case
9 18 (9.68%) TDD
10 17 (9.14%) Requirements Analysis
11 15 (8.06%) Memory Management
11 15 (8.06%) Multithreading
11 15 (8.06%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 56 (30.11%) Java
2 25 (13.44%) C
2 25 (13.44%) Python
3 22 (11.83%) C#
4 21 (11.29%) SQL
5 20 (10.75%) C++
6 18 (9.68%) JavaScript
7 16 (8.60%) Perl
8 9 (4.84%) PowerShell
9 8 (4.30%) Bash Shell
10 7 (3.76%) Apex Code
11 6 (3.23%) Groovy
11 6 (3.23%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.69%) PHP
13 3 (1.61%) ABAP
13 3 (1.61%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.61%) XPath
14 1 (0.54%) Ruby
14 1 (0.54%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 40 (21.51%) Security Cleared
2 32 (17.20%) SC Cleared
3 21 (11.29%) ISTQB
4 18 (9.68%) ISEB
5 17 (9.14%) Degree
6 14 (7.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (1.61%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.61%) HND
8 2 (1.08%) BC Cleared
8 2 (1.08%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.54%) IIBA
9 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (15.59%) QA
2 3 (1.61%) SDET
3 2 (1.08%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.61%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.61%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.08%) Docker
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.54%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 12 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (3.76%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 4 (2.15%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (1.61%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.61%) Puppet
4 3 (1.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (1.61%) Tivoli
4 3 (1.61%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (0.54%) Ansible
5 1 (0.54%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.54%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.54%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.54%) Salt
Vendors
1 31 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 26 (13.98%) Oracle
3 12 (6.45%) SAP
4 11 (5.91%) VMware
5 10 (5.38%) HP
6 7 (3.76%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (3.76%) Sophos
7 6 (3.23%) Atlassian
7 6 (3.23%) CA Agile Central
7 6 (3.23%) Cisco
8 5 (2.69%) ServiceNow
9 4 (2.15%) IBM
9 4 (2.15%) Talend
10 3 (1.61%) Intel Security
11 1 (0.54%) Ariba
11 1 (0.54%) ION Trading
11 1 (0.54%) Mapinfo
11 1 (0.54%) Northgate
11 1 (0.54%) OpenText
11 1 (0.54%) Red Hat
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