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 12 September 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
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Integration Testing
Rank 153 197 147
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -50
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 88 43 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.94% 0.49% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 0.68% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 22 38
Average daily rate
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£375 £405 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £351 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £542 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +9.45%
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
6818 6328 7048
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 73.20% 72.03% 71.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3863 3518 3366
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 263 244 309
Average hourly rate £20.00 £29.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.20% -9.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.23 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 12 September 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 12 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -2 36 £400 -1.96% 1
Buckinghamshire +11 19 £250 -51.69% 3
Berkshire +1 10 £375 -34.78% 2
Oxfordshire - 7 £356 -
Surrey +6 6 £425 +25.92% 4
West Sussex 0 2 £400 +14.28% 1
Kent - 1 £290 - 2
East Sussex - - - -
Integration Testing
England

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 50 (33.11%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (27.15%) Security Cleared
3 40 (26.49%) Java
4 38 (25.17%) SQL
5 34 (22.52%) XML
5 34 (22.52%) Test Scripting
6 31 (20.53%) Scrum
7 30 (19.87%) MVC
7 30 (19.87%) Oracle
8 28 (18.54%) Finance
9 27 (17.88%) UNIX
10 25 (16.56%) Microsoft
11 24 (15.89%) Windows
11 24 (15.89%) HTML
11 24 (15.89%) Subversion
11 24 (15.89%) DV Cleared
12 22 (14.57%) Spring
12 22 (14.57%) Spring MVC
13 21 (13.91%) JIRA
13 21 (13.91%) Test Automation
13 21 (13.91%) OO
14 20 (13.25%) Software Engineering
14 20 (13.25%) User Acceptance Testing
14 20 (13.25%) Unit Testing
15 19 (12.58%) PowerShell
15 19 (12.58%) Confluence
15 19 (12.58%) VMware
15 19 (12.58%) VBScript
15 19 (12.58%) .NET
15 19 (12.58%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 19 (12.58%) Confluence
2 17 (11.26%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.31%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.31%) IIS
4 2 (1.32%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.32%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle Spatial
5 1 (0.66%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle BPEL
5 1 (0.66%) Sonic ESB
5 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (5.30%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.97%) MS Office
3 3 (1.99%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (2.65%) SAP IS-U
1 4 (2.65%) SAP MRS
2 2 (1.32%) SAP HR
2 2 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.32%) Staffware
2 2 (1.32%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.66%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.66%) Summit
3 1 (0.66%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.66%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (2.65%) PaaS
2 3 (1.99%) SaaS
3 2 (1.32%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.95%) X.400
1 12 (7.95%) X.500
1 12 (7.95%) Firewall
2 10 (6.62%) SMTP
3 6 (3.97%) FTP
3 6 (3.97%) SAN
3 6 (3.97%) Internet
3 6 (3.97%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.31%) HTTP
5 3 (1.99%) UMTS
6 2 (1.32%) LTE
6 2 (1.32%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (0.66%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.66%) 4G
7 1 (0.66%) DNS
7 1 (0.66%) IPv6
7 1 (0.66%) 3G
7 1 (0.66%) MPLS
7 1 (0.66%) DVB
7 1 (0.66%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.26%) MySQL
2 6 (3.97%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (3.97%) EDRMS
3 4 (2.65%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.32%) DB2
4 2 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.32%) Ingres
4 2 (1.32%) PowerCenter
5 1 (0.66%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 24 (15.89%) Subversion
2 21 (13.91%) JIRA
3 19 (12.58%) JUnit
4 11 (7.28%) Cucumber
4 11 (7.28%) SoapUI
5 9 (5.96%) SpecFlow
6 5 (3.31%) CppUnit
6 5 (3.31%) GoogleTest
6 5 (3.31%) Ant
6 5 (3.31%) ClearCase
6 5 (3.31%) Selenium
6 5 (3.31%) NUnit
7 4 (2.65%) LoadRunner
7 4 (2.65%) Rational Rose
7 4 (2.65%) MSTest
8 3 (1.99%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.99%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (1.32%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.32%) JMeter
10 1 (0.66%) LabVIEW
General
1 28 (18.54%) Finance
2 11 (7.28%) Military
3 9 (5.96%) Banking
3 9 (5.96%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.31%) Electronics
5 4 (2.65%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.65%) Marketing
6 3 (1.99%) Publishing
7 2 (1.32%) Spanish Language
7 2 (1.32%) Billing
7 2 (1.32%) Automotive
8 1 (0.66%) Legal
8 1 (0.66%) Advertising
8 1 (0.66%) Retail
8 1 (0.66%) Local Government
8 1 (0.66%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (27.81%) Analyst
2 39 (25.83%) Developer
3 23 (15.23%) Test Analyst
4 17 (11.26%) Hybris Developer
5 12 (7.95%) Software Engineer
5 12 (7.95%) Consultant
6 11 (7.28%) Senior Developer
7 9 (5.96%) Business Analyst
7 9 (5.96%) Lead Developer
8 8 (5.30%) Test Manager
9 7 (4.64%) Tester
9 7 (4.64%) Design Engineer
9 7 (4.64%) Integration Engineer
10 5 (3.31%) SAP Consultant
10 5 (3.31%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 5 (3.31%) Java Developer
10 5 (3.31%) Test Engineer
11 4 (2.65%) Architect
11 4 (2.65%) Integration Analyst
11 4 (2.65%) Integration Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (22.52%) XML
2 24 (15.89%) HTML
3 22 (14.57%) Spring
3 22 (14.57%) Spring MVC
4 19 (12.58%) Web Services
4 19 (12.58%) .NET
5 18 (11.92%) Ajax
6 17 (11.26%) jQuery
6 17 (11.26%) J2EE
6 17 (11.26%) CSS
6 17 (11.26%) JSP
6 17 (11.26%) XSD
7 10 (6.62%) SOAP
8 6 (3.97%) ASP.NET
9 5 (3.31%) XSLT
9 5 (3.31%) Motif
9 5 (3.31%) .NET Framework
10 4 (2.65%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (2.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 4 (2.65%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.97%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.31%) Derivative
4 4 (2.65%) Data Integration
4 4 (2.65%) DTV
4 4 (2.65%) PKI
4 4 (2.65%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.32%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.32%) GIS
5 2 (1.32%) Statistics
5 2 (1.32%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.66%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.66%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.66%) FMCG
6 1 (0.66%) iSeries
6 1 (0.66%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.66%) Firmware
6 1 (0.66%) AS400
6 1 (0.66%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 27 (17.88%) UNIX
2 24 (15.89%) Windows
3 14 (9.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (5.96%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (5.30%) Linux
6 1 (0.66%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.66%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.66%) Android
6 1 (0.66%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (33.11%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (22.52%) Test Scripting
3 31 (20.53%) Scrum
4 30 (19.87%) MVC
5 21 (13.91%) OO
5 21 (13.91%) Test Automation
6 20 (13.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 20 (13.25%) Unit Testing
6 20 (13.25%) Software Engineering
7 19 (12.58%) Project Management
8 18 (11.92%) E-Commerce
9 17 (11.26%) B2C
10 15 (9.93%) Test Management
11 13 (8.61%) Data Modelling
11 13 (8.61%) Validation
11 13 (8.61%) Test Strategy
12 11 (7.28%) Regression Testing
13 10 (6.62%) Migration
14 9 (5.96%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (5.96%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 40 (26.49%) Java
2 38 (25.17%) SQL
3 19 (12.58%) VBScript
3 19 (12.58%) PowerShell
4 11 (7.28%) Ruby
5 9 (5.96%) C#
6 7 (4.64%) C
7 5 (3.31%) ABAP
8 3 (1.99%) C++
8 3 (1.99%) Python
9 2 (1.32%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.32%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.32%) Perl
9 2 (1.32%) PHP
9 2 (1.32%) VBA
9 2 (1.32%) VC++
10 1 (0.66%) X++
Qualifications
1 41 (27.15%) Security Cleared
2 24 (15.89%) DV Cleared
3 15 (9.93%) SC Cleared
4 12 (7.95%) ISTQB
4 12 (7.95%) ISEB
5 8 (5.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (3.97%) Degree
7 2 (1.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.66%) PMP
8 1 (0.66%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.93%) QA
System Software
1 13 (8.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (7.95%) Forefront TMG
3 9 (5.96%) Active Directory
4 6 (3.97%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (3.97%) vSphere
5 5 (3.31%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.32%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.66%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 19 (12.58%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 8 (5.30%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.32%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.32%) WebInspect
4 1 (0.66%) Puppet
4 1 (0.66%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 30 (19.87%) Oracle
2 25 (16.56%) Microsoft
3 19 (12.58%) VMware
4 17 (11.26%) hybris
5 14 (9.27%) SAP
6 11 (7.28%) HP
7 10 (6.62%) Clearswift
8 7 (4.64%) ESRI
8 7 (4.64%) Cisco
9 4 (2.65%) Remedy
10 2 (1.32%) McAfee
10 2 (1.32%) Capita
10 2 (1.32%) IBM
10 2 (1.32%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (1.32%) Pega
11 1 (0.66%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 1 (0.66%) Verint
11 1 (0.66%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 1 (0.66%) Ericsson
11 1 (0.66%) Agilent
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