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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Integration Testing
Rank 159 185 126
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -59
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 97 52 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.99% 0.61% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 0.87% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 13 51
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£375 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £295 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £500 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £360 £355
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £43.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -13.79%
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
7186 5989 6139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 73.23% 70.41% 70.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 4042 3263 2982
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 264 236 335
Average hourly rate £21.99 £32.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.35% +44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.47 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £43.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 0 35 £305 -33.76% 4
Berkshire -2 18 £375 +36.36% 3
Buckinghamshire +1 12 £300 -
Surrey 0 12 £500 - 5
Oxfordshire -19 7 £375 - 6
West Sussex - 4 £400 -
Kent -2 2 £316 -33.42% 5
East Sussex - - - - 4
Integration Testing
England

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 58 (32.22%) Security Cleared
2 43 (23.89%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (22.78%) SQL
4 40 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 38 (21.11%) Finance
6 34 (18.89%) Test Scripting
7 33 (18.33%) XML
8 32 (17.78%) Oracle
9 30 (16.67%) Java
9 30 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
10 29 (16.11%) SC Cleared
10 29 (16.11%) Windows
11 28 (15.56%) Software Engineering
11 28 (15.56%) DV Cleared
12 26 (14.44%) Project Management
12 26 (14.44%) Linux
13 25 (13.89%) PowerShell
13 25 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
14 23 (12.78%) UNIX
14 23 (12.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 23 (12.78%) MVC
15 22 (12.22%) Scrum
16 21 (11.67%) .NET
17 20 (11.11%) VBScript
17 20 (11.11%) Subversion
17 20 (11.11%) Test Management
18 19 (10.56%) VMware
18 19 (10.56%) OO
19 18 (10.00%) Migration
19 18 (10.00%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 9 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 9 (5.00%) Confluence
2 7 (3.89%) IIS
2 7 (3.89%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.67%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.56%) Sonic ESB
4 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.56%) JBoss
4 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 15 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.89%) MS Office
3 5 (2.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.22%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.67%) Staffware
3 1 (0.56%) Summit
3 1 (0.56%) SAP SRM
3 1 (0.56%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (3.33%) PaaS
2 5 (2.78%) SaaS
3 2 (1.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.00%) Firewall
2 14 (7.78%) X.400
2 14 (7.78%) X.500
3 12 (6.67%) SMTP
4 11 (6.11%) TCP/IP
5 9 (5.00%) FTP
6 8 (4.44%) SAN
7 6 (3.33%) Internet
7 6 (3.33%) HTTP
7 6 (3.33%) MPLS
8 5 (2.78%) BGP
8 5 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (1.67%) UMTS
10 2 (1.11%) DNS
10 2 (1.11%) LTE
10 2 (1.11%) WAN
10 2 (1.11%) Radio Access Network
10 2 (1.11%) BIG-IP
10 2 (1.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.56%) EDRMS
2 7 (3.89%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (3.89%) MySQL
2 7 (3.89%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.22%) Ingres
3 4 (2.22%) SAP BW
4 3 (1.67%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.67%) DB2
5 2 (1.11%) SQLite
5 2 (1.11%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (1.11%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (11.11%) Subversion
2 14 (7.78%) JIRA
3 12 (6.67%) NUnit
3 12 (6.67%) GoogleTest
4 11 (6.11%) CppUnit
4 11 (6.11%) Ant
4 11 (6.11%) ClearCase
5 10 (5.56%) Rational Rose
6 9 (5.00%) JUnit
7 8 (4.44%) SoapUI
8 7 (3.89%) Cucumber
9 6 (3.33%) MSTest
10 5 (2.78%) SpecFlow
10 5 (2.78%) Selenium
11 4 (2.22%) CruiseControl
11 4 (2.22%) QuickTest Pro
11 4 (2.22%) LoadRunner
11 4 (2.22%) ClearQuest
12 3 (1.67%) JMeter
13 2 (1.11%) Eclipse
General
1 38 (21.11%) Finance
2 15 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 14 (7.78%) Banking
4 11 (6.11%) Military
5 5 (2.78%) Electronics
5 5 (2.78%) Marketing
6 4 (2.22%) Spanish Language
6 4 (2.22%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.67%) Publishing
7 3 (1.67%) Automotive
8 2 (1.11%) Retail
8 2 (1.11%) Billing
9 1 (0.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 40 (22.22%) Analyst
2 37 (20.56%) Developer
3 18 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 17 (9.44%) Test Manager
5 16 (8.89%) Software Engineer
6 14 (7.78%) Tester
7 12 (6.67%) Business Analyst
8 10 (5.56%) Consultant
8 10 (5.56%) Integration Engineer
9 7 (3.89%) C++ Developer
9 7 (3.89%) Hybris Developer
10 6 (3.33%) Java Developer
10 6 (3.33%) QA Tester
10 6 (3.33%) Integration Manager
11 5 (2.78%) Senior Developer
11 5 (2.78%) Lead Developer
11 5 (2.78%) Build Manager
11 5 (2.78%) QA Analyst
11 5 (2.78%) Test Engineer
11 5 (2.78%) Environment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (18.33%) XML
2 21 (11.67%) .NET
3 17 (9.44%) Web Services
4 15 (8.33%) HTML
4 15 (8.33%) Spring
5 13 (7.22%) Spring MVC
6 12 (6.67%) J2EE
7 11 (6.11%) Motif
8 10 (5.56%) Ajax
8 10 (5.56%) XSD
9 9 (5.00%) JSP
10 8 (4.44%) XSLT
11 7 (3.89%) SOAP
11 7 (3.89%) CSS
11 7 (3.89%) jQuery
12 6 (3.33%) .NET Framework
12 6 (3.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 6 (3.33%) Managed Extensibility Framework
12 6 (3.33%) Unity DI Container
12 6 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.67%) Derivative
3 10 (5.56%) PKI
4 9 (5.00%) Smart Meter
5 7 (3.89%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.33%) Inversion of Control
7 5 (2.78%) Algorithms
8 4 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.22%) DTV
9 2 (1.11%) PMI
9 2 (1.11%) NHS
9 2 (1.11%) GIS
9 2 (1.11%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.11%) Statistics
9 2 (1.11%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.56%) IBM Mainframe
10 1 (0.56%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.56%) iSeries
10 1 (0.56%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.56%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 29 (16.11%) Windows
2 26 (14.44%) Linux
3 23 (12.78%) UNIX
4 11 (6.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.67%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.11%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.56%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.56%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (23.89%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (18.89%) Test Scripting
3 30 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 28 (15.56%) Software Engineering
5 26 (14.44%) Project Management
6 23 (12.78%) MVC
7 22 (12.22%) Scrum
8 20 (11.11%) Test Management
9 19 (10.56%) OO
10 18 (10.00%) Migration
10 18 (10.00%) Test Strategy
11 16 (8.89%) Test Automation
12 15 (8.33%) Configuration Management
12 15 (8.33%) Use Case
13 13 (7.22%) Unit Testing
14 12 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (6.67%) Multithreading
14 12 (6.67%) Validation
14 12 (6.67%) UML
14 12 (6.67%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 41 (22.78%) SQL
2 30 (16.67%) Java
3 25 (13.89%) PowerShell
4 20 (11.11%) VBScript
5 17 (9.44%) C
6 13 (7.22%) C++
7 12 (6.67%) C#
8 9 (5.00%) Python
9 8 (4.44%) Ruby
10 5 (2.78%) JavaScript
10 5 (2.78%) Perl
11 4 (2.22%) VC++
12 3 (1.67%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.11%) XPath
13 2 (1.11%) Scala
13 2 (1.11%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.11%) PHP
14 1 (0.56%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 58 (32.22%) Security Cleared
2 29 (16.11%) SC Cleared
3 28 (15.56%) DV Cleared
4 12 (6.67%) ISTQB
5 11 (6.11%) ISEB
6 6 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (2.78%) Degree
8 3 (1.67%) PMP
8 3 (1.67%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.56%) MCSE
9 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.89%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (7.78%) Forefront TMG
2 9 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.33%) Active Directory
4 5 (2.78%) VMware ESX
5 3 (1.67%) vSphere
6 2 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.56%) Firmware
7 1 (0.56%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.56%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 23 (12.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 12 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (2.78%) FortiGate
3 5 (2.78%) Ansible
4 4 (2.22%) Tivoli
4 4 (2.22%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 4 (2.22%) Netcool
4 4 (2.22%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 2 (1.11%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (1.11%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 40 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 32 (17.78%) Oracle
3 19 (10.56%) VMware
4 12 (6.67%) Clearswift
4 12 (6.67%) SAP
5 11 (6.11%) HP
6 10 (5.56%) Red Hat
7 8 (4.44%) Cisco
7 8 (4.44%) IBM
8 7 (3.89%) hybris
9 5 (2.78%) F5
9 5 (2.78%) ESRI
9 5 (2.78%) PeopleSoft
9 5 (2.78%) CheckPoint
10 4 (2.22%) Cognos
11 3 (1.67%) Sun
11 3 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (1.11%) Pega
12 2 (1.11%) McAfee
13 1 (0.56%) Verint
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