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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integration Testing
Rank 170 165 173
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 99 101 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.11% 1.06% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 1.33% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 68 47
Median daily rate £350 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Median hourly rate £57.50 £13.50 £42.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+325.92% -68.04%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £39.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +0.62%
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
7229 7616 6864
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.30% 79.80% 76.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4366 4505 3767
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 262 245 247
Median hourly rate £38.00 £22.83 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.44% -8.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

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 23 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Integration Testing across the South East region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Integration Testing Hourly Rate Histogram 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 23 July 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
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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 +20 44 £311 -11.07%
Berkshire -5 23 £475 +64.50% 2
Surrey -13 12 £438 -0.56% 5
West Sussex 0 9 £368 - 3
East Sussex +14 5 £350 - 3
Buckinghamshire +5 2 £300 -9.09% 3
Oxfordshire +3 1 - - 2
Integration Testing
England

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 103 (40.55%) System Integration Testing
2 94 (37.01%) Security Cleared
3 85 (33.46%) SC Cleared
4 69 (27.17%) Linux
5 60 (23.62%) Unit Testing
6 57 (22.44%) User Acceptance Testing
6 57 (22.44%) Unix
7 50 (19.69%) XML
8 48 (18.90%) Java
9 45 (17.72%) ISEB
10 44 (17.32%) Agile Software Development
11 42 (16.54%) C
12 41 (16.14%) Ant
12 41 (16.14%) Project Management
12 41 (16.14%) Software Engineering
13 40 (15.75%) Finance
13 40 (15.75%) SQL
13 40 (15.75%) Test Scripting
13 40 (15.75%) ISTQB
14 39 (15.35%) UML
14 39 (15.35%) Regression Testing
15 37 (14.57%) Web Services
16 33 (12.99%) SOAP
17 32 (12.60%) Subversion
17 32 (12.60%) NUnit
17 32 (12.60%) Continuous Integration
17 32 (12.60%) GoogleTest
18 31 (12.20%) Functional Testing
18 31 (12.20%) Configuration Management
19 30 (11.81%) Use Case

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 24 (9.45%) JBoss
2 21 (8.27%) IIS
3 19 (7.48%) SharePoint
4 18 (7.09%) Confluence
5 10 (3.94%) Oracle Service Bus
6 9 (3.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 7 (2.76%) Apache
8 5 (1.97%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (1.57%) Documentum
10 2 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.79%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.39%) CMS
11 1 (0.39%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.39%) Oracle BPEL
11 1 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (3.15%) MS Office
2 6 (2.36%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.39%) MS Project
3 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (3.54%) SAP IS-U
2 8 (3.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.97%) SAP FI
4 3 (1.18%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.79%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.79%) SAP Business ByDesign
6 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.39%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 1 (0.39%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.39%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.39%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.39%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.39%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.57%) SaaS
2 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.79%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.09%) LDAP
1 18 (7.09%) SSL
2 11 (4.33%) 3G
3 10 (3.94%) 4G
3 10 (3.94%) Diameter Protocol
3 10 (3.94%) INAP
3 10 (3.94%) SIGTRAN
4 9 (3.54%) LTE
4 9 (3.54%) MGW
5 7 (2.76%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (2.76%) Reverse Proxy
6 6 (2.36%) SAN
7 4 (1.57%) RTP
7 4 (1.57%) TCP/IP
8 3 (1.18%) PuTTY
9 1 (0.39%) ATM
9 1 (0.39%) Network Security
9 1 (0.39%) SMS
9 1 (0.39%) SMTP
9 1 (0.39%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.69%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.72%) Oracle Database
3 7 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (1.97%) InterSystems Cache
5 5 (1.97%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.18%) MySQL
7 2 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.79%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.79%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.79%) SAP BI
7 2 (0.79%) SAP BW
7 2 (0.79%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.39%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.39%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.39%) Power BI
8 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 41 (16.14%) Ant
2 32 (12.60%) GoogleTest
2 32 (12.60%) NUnit
2 32 (12.60%) Subversion
3 28 (11.02%) ClearCase
3 28 (11.02%) CppUnit
4 27 (10.63%) JIRA
4 27 (10.63%) Maven
5 23 (9.06%) SoapUI
6 21 (8.27%) Selenium
7 16 (6.30%) Cucumber
7 16 (6.30%) JUnit
8 15 (5.91%) Team Foundation Server
9 14 (5.51%) Eclipse
9 14 (5.51%) Jenkins
9 14 (5.51%) JMeter
9 14 (5.51%) WebDriver
10 13 (5.12%) Gradle
10 13 (5.12%) Hudson
10 13 (5.12%) jMock
General
1 40 (15.75%) Finance
2 13 (5.12%) Telecoms
3 12 (4.72%) Banking
4 11 (4.33%) Back Office
5 8 (3.15%) Billing
5 8 (3.15%) Front Office
6 7 (2.76%) Marketing
6 7 (2.76%) Retail
7 6 (2.36%) Military
7 6 (2.36%) Wholesale Banking
8 3 (1.18%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.79%) Electronics
9 2 (0.79%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.39%) Avionics
10 1 (0.39%) Games
10 1 (0.39%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.39%) Publishing
10 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 69 (27.17%) Developer
2 61 (24.02%) Analyst
3 43 (16.93%) Test Analyst
4 25 (9.84%) C Developer
5 21 (8.27%) Test Manager
6 19 (7.48%) Java Developer
7 17 (6.69%) Consultant
8 16 (6.30%) Test Engineer
9 15 (5.91%) SAP Consultant
10 14 (5.51%) Business Analyst
11 12 (4.72%) QA Engineer
11 12 (4.72%) SAP ISU Consultant
11 12 (4.72%) Support Engineer
12 11 (4.33%) Tester
13 10 (3.94%) Integration Analyst
13 10 (3.94%) Integration Test Analyst
13 10 (3.94%) Security Engineer
13 10 (3.94%) Security Support Engineer
13 10 (3.94%) Systems Engineer
14 9 (3.54%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (19.69%) XML
2 37 (14.57%) Web Services
3 33 (12.99%) SOAP
4 27 (10.63%) Spring
5 21 (8.27%) Ajax
5 21 (8.27%) Hibernate
6 19 (7.48%) REST
7 18 (7.09%) .NET
7 18 (7.09%) jQuery
8 16 (6.30%) ASP.NET
9 15 (5.91%) Java EE
10 14 (5.51%) JCE
11 13 (5.12%) JMS
11 13 (5.12%) SAML
11 13 (5.12%) WebSphere MQ
12 10 (3.94%) RESTful
12 10 (3.94%) SPML
13 9 (3.54%) XML Schema
14 8 (3.15%) Apache CXF
14 8 (3.15%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.42%) Derivative
2 24 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (8.66%) PKI
4 16 (6.30%) Algorithms
4 16 (6.30%) Cryptography
5 15 (5.91%) Computer Science
6 11 (4.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 9 (3.54%) Data Centre
8 8 (3.15%) Smart Meter
9 7 (2.76%) Management Information System
10 6 (2.36%) AS400
11 5 (1.97%) N-Tier
12 3 (1.18%) iPad
12 3 (1.18%) Smart Energy
13 2 (0.79%) Data Integration
13 2 (0.79%) User Experience
14 1 (0.39%) DataPower
14 1 (0.39%) e-Learning
14 1 (0.39%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 1 (0.39%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 69 (27.17%) Linux
2 57 (22.44%) Unix
3 25 (9.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (7.87%) Windows
5 11 (4.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (3.54%) Windows Server
7 8 (3.15%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.39%) Android
9 1 (0.39%) VMS
9 1 (0.39%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (40.55%) System Integration Testing
2 60 (23.62%) Unit Testing
3 57 (22.44%) User Acceptance Testing
4 44 (17.32%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (16.14%) Project Management
5 41 (16.14%) Software Engineering
6 40 (15.75%) Test Scripting
7 39 (15.35%) Regression Testing
7 39 (15.35%) UML
8 32 (12.60%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (12.20%) Configuration Management
9 31 (12.20%) Functional Testing
10 30 (11.81%) Use Case
11 29 (11.42%) Requirements Analysis
12 28 (11.02%) OO
13 26 (10.24%) Multithreading
14 25 (9.84%) Memory Management
14 25 (9.84%) Migration
14 25 (9.84%) OOD
15 23 (9.06%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (18.90%) Java
2 42 (16.54%) C
3 40 (15.75%) SQL
4 24 (9.45%) Python
5 21 (8.27%) C++
6 20 (7.87%) C#
7 17 (6.69%) JavaScript
8 13 (5.12%) Groovy
9 12 (4.72%) Shell Script
10 11 (4.33%) PowerShell
11 8 (3.15%) ABAP
12 7 (2.76%) T-SQL
13 5 (1.97%) TypeScript
14 4 (1.57%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.57%) Perl
15 2 (0.79%) PHP
16 1 (0.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 94 (37.01%) Security Cleared
2 85 (33.46%) SC Cleared
3 45 (17.72%) ISEB
4 40 (15.75%) ISTQB
5 29 (11.42%) Degree
6 21 (8.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 12 (4.72%) HND
8 8 (3.15%) HNC
9 4 (1.57%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.79%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.06%) QA
2 4 (1.57%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.79%) FIPS 140-2
4 1 (0.39%) DO-178B
System Software
1 17 (6.69%) Active Directory
2 12 (4.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.36%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.39%) Docker
4 1 (0.39%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (4.72%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (2.36%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (1.57%) Tivoli
3 4 (1.57%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 2 (0.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (0.39%) Ansible
5 1 (0.39%) Cacti
5 1 (0.39%) Nagios
5 1 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.39%) Puppet
5 1 (0.39%) Salt
Vendors
1 29 (11.42%) Oracle
2 27 (10.63%) Microsoft
3 26 (10.24%) SAP
4 14 (5.51%) VMware
5 13 (5.12%) Atlassian
6 12 (4.72%) HP
6 12 (4.72%) Rally
7 10 (3.94%) Nokia
8 8 (3.15%) Talend
9 7 (2.76%) Red Hat
10 6 (2.36%) Intel Security
11 2 (0.79%) Concur
11 2 (0.79%) hybris
11 2 (0.79%) Progress
12 1 (0.39%) F5
12 1 (0.39%) IBM
12 1 (0.39%) JD Edwards
12 1 (0.39%) Northgate
12 1 (0.39%) ServiceNow
12 1 (0.39%) Sitecore
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