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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Integration Testing
England / South East
Rank 151 137 150
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +13
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 83 123 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.14% 1.47% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 1.84% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 66 52
Median daily rate £350 £378 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.28% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £523 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £54.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.75 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+12.35% +6.25%

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
5837 6679 7215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.39% 79.98% 77.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 3431 4005 3985
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 203 287 244
Median hourly rate £37.50 £43.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.79% +72.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £60.85 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 -16 29 £324 +3.52% 4
Berkshire +22 18 £425 -1.44% 2
Oxfordshire +3 12 £444 +47.67% 2
Surrey +6 9 £415 -5.14% 2
Buckinghamshire -7 4 £290 -51.66% 1
East Sussex +6 1 £350 -7.89%
West Sussex 0 1 - -
Kent -8 1 - -
Thames Valley - 1 - -
Integration Testing
England

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 (34.92%) Java
2 61 (32.28%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (30.69%) System Integration Testing
4 43 (22.75%) Unit Testing
5 40 (21.16%) Oracle
6 36 (19.05%) QA
7 34 (17.99%) Finance
8 33 (17.46%) Linux
9 32 (16.93%) Web Services
10 31 (16.40%) Windows
10 31 (16.40%) Security Cleared
11 30 (15.87%) Selenium
12 29 (15.34%) Regression Testing
13 28 (14.81%) XML
14 27 (14.29%) SOAP
14 27 (14.29%) JIRA
14 27 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
15 25 (13.23%) Microsoft
15 25 (13.23%) Migration
16 23 (12.17%) C#
16 23 (12.17%) User Acceptance Testing
16 23 (12.17%) Cucumber
17 22 (11.64%) BDD
17 22 (11.64%) Test Scripting
17 22 (11.64%) Spring
18 21 (11.11%) TDD
18 21 (11.11%) .NET
19 20 (10.58%) Automated Testing
19 20 (10.58%) SoapUI
20 19 (10.05%) SC Cleared

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 14 (7.41%) JBoss
2 8 (4.23%) Confluence
2 8 (4.23%) IIS
3 7 (3.70%) Documentum
4 5 (2.65%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.12%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.59%) CMS
6 3 (1.59%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.59%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.06%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.53%) Jetty
8 1 (0.53%) Mule
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (4.23%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.12%) MS Office
3 2 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (8.99%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.12%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.59%) SAP IS-U
3 3 (1.59%) Workday HCM
4 2 (1.06%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (1.06%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (1.06%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (1.06%) SAP FI-CA
5 1 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.53%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 1 (0.53%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.53%) Lorenzo
5 1 (0.53%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.53%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.53%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.70%) PaaS
2 5 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.65%) IaaS
3 3 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.59%) SaaS
4 2 (1.06%) Office 365
5 1 (0.53%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.29%) TCP/IP
2 8 (4.23%) Firewall
3 4 (2.12%) SSL
4 2 (1.06%) 3G
4 2 (1.06%) 4G
4 2 (1.06%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (1.06%) LDAP
4 2 (1.06%) LTE
4 2 (1.06%) Network Security
4 2 (1.06%) SSH
4 2 (1.06%) UMTS
5 1 (0.53%) 5G
5 1 (0.53%) GSM
5 1 (0.53%) HTTP
5 1 (0.53%) MGW
5 1 (0.53%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.53%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.53%) Softswitch
5 1 (0.53%) SS7
5 1 (0.53%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.94%) Oracle Database
2 12 (6.35%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (2.65%) MySQL
4 3 (1.59%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.59%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.06%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.06%) SQLite
6 1 (0.53%) DB2
6 1 (0.53%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.53%) Hazelcast
6 1 (0.53%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (0.53%) Redis
6 1 (0.53%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.53%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 30 (15.87%) Selenium
2 27 (14.29%) JIRA
3 23 (12.17%) Cucumber
4 20 (10.58%) SoapUI
5 18 (9.52%) Jenkins
6 17 (8.99%) WebDriver
7 15 (7.94%) Subversion
8 13 (6.88%) Ant
8 13 (6.88%) JUnit
9 10 (5.29%) Git (software)
9 10 (5.29%) Maven
9 10 (5.29%) Talend Open Studio
10 9 (4.76%) GoogleTest
10 9 (4.76%) NUnit
11 8 (4.23%) JMeter
11 8 (4.23%) MSI
12 7 (3.70%) Gradle
12 7 (3.70%) Hudson
13 6 (3.17%) CppUnit
13 6 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 34 (17.99%) Finance
2 4 (2.12%) Marketing
2 4 (2.12%) Military
2 4 (2.12%) Retail
3 3 (1.59%) Advertising
3 3 (1.59%) Games
3 3 (1.59%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.06%) Danish Language
4 2 (1.06%) Publishing
5 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 44 (23.28%) Developer
2 42 (22.22%) Analyst
3 37 (19.58%) Test Analyst
4 16 (8.47%) Test Manager
5 14 (7.41%) Tester
6 12 (6.35%) .NET Developer
6 12 (6.35%) Java Developer
6 12 (6.35%) Test Engineer
7 11 (5.82%) Automation Test Analyst
7 11 (5.82%) Senior Developer
8 9 (4.76%) Consultant
8 9 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
9 8 (4.23%) Integration Developer
9 8 (4.23%) Test Leader
10 7 (3.70%) Automation Tester
10 7 (3.70%) Salesforce Developer
10 7 (3.70%) Senior Salesforce Developer
11 6 (3.17%) Integration Analyst
11 6 (3.17%) Integration Test Analyst
11 6 (3.17%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (16.93%) Web Services
2 28 (14.81%) XML
3 27 (14.29%) SOAP
4 22 (11.64%) Spring
5 21 (11.11%) .NET
6 17 (8.99%) Hibernate
7 14 (7.41%) RESTful
8 13 (6.88%) HTML
8 13 (6.88%) REST
9 11 (5.82%) Ajax
9 11 (5.82%) Apache Camel
9 11 (5.82%) Middleware
10 10 (5.29%) Java EE
10 10 (5.29%) JMS
11 9 (4.76%) CSS
11 9 (4.76%) JPA
12 8 (4.23%) WebSphere MQ
12 8 (4.23%) XML Schema
13 7 (3.70%) Apache CXF
13 7 (3.70%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.29%) Management Information System
2 9 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 9 (4.76%) Derivative
2 9 (4.76%) Smart Meter
3 7 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (3.70%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.12%) CMDB
5 3 (1.59%) Data Integration
5 3 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.06%) Data Extraction
6 2 (1.06%) DataPower
6 2 (1.06%) NHS
6 2 (1.06%) User Experience
7 1 (0.53%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.53%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.53%) PKI
7 1 (0.53%) Reinsurance
7 1 (0.53%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 33 (17.46%) Linux
2 31 (16.40%) Windows
3 17 (8.99%) Unix
4 5 (2.65%) Windows 7
4 5 (2.65%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (32.28%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (30.69%) System Integration Testing
3 43 (22.75%) Unit Testing
4 29 (15.34%) Regression Testing
5 27 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (13.23%) Migration
7 23 (12.17%) User Acceptance Testing
8 22 (11.64%) BDD
8 22 (11.64%) Test Scripting
9 21 (11.11%) TDD
10 20 (10.58%) Automated Testing
11 19 (10.05%) OO
12 18 (9.52%) Test Automation
13 17 (8.99%) Functional Testing
13 17 (8.99%) Project Management
14 16 (8.47%) Operational Acceptance Testing
15 15 (7.94%) Configuration Management
15 15 (7.94%) Software Engineering
16 14 (7.41%) Performance Testing
17 13 (6.88%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 66 (34.92%) Java
2 23 (12.17%) C#
3 19 (10.05%) Python
4 18 (9.52%) SQL
5 17 (8.99%) JavaScript
6 16 (8.47%) C++
7 13 (6.88%) Perl
8 9 (4.76%) C
9 8 (4.23%) PowerShell
10 7 (3.70%) Apex Code
11 6 (3.17%) Groovy
12 5 (2.65%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.65%) PHP
12 5 (2.65%) VBScript
13 4 (2.12%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.59%) ABAP
14 3 (1.59%) XPath
15 1 (0.53%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.53%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 31 (16.40%) Security Cleared
2 19 (10.05%) SC Cleared
3 17 (8.99%) ISEB
3 17 (8.99%) ISTQB
4 15 (7.94%) Degree
5 8 (4.23%) DV Cleared
6 7 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.53%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (19.05%) QA
2 4 (2.12%) SDET
3 2 (1.06%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.53%) GxP
System Software
1 5 (2.65%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.59%) VMware ESX
2 3 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.53%) Docker
3 1 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (5.82%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (4.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 7 (3.70%) WebSphere Cast Iron
4 3 (1.59%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (1.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.06%) Puppet
6 1 (0.53%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.53%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.53%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 40 (21.16%) Oracle
2 25 (13.23%) Microsoft
3 13 (6.88%) HP
4 10 (5.29%) Talend
4 10 (5.29%) VMware
5 9 (4.76%) SAP
6 7 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (3.70%) Sophos
7 6 (3.17%) Atlassian
7 6 (3.17%) CA Agile Central
7 6 (3.17%) Cisco
8 5 (2.65%) ServiceNow
9 4 (2.12%) IBM
9 4 (2.12%) Workday
10 3 (1.59%) Intel Security
11 1 (0.53%) Ariba
11 1 (0.53%) ION Trading
11 1 (0.53%) OpenText
11 1 (0.53%) Progress
11 1 (0.53%) Red Hat
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