The first table below looks at the demand for Integration Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South West region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Integration Acceptance Testing
Rank 134 126 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing Integration Acceptance Testing 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% 0.042% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.060% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £260 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 - £123
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2533 1670 2541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 75.39% 69.96% 70.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1556 1042 1512
Average daily rate £375 £350 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 62 156
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.50 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Integration Acceptance Testing
England

Integration Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Integration Acceptance Testing across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Integration Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Integration Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Integration Acceptance Testing across the South West region.

Integration Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Integration Acceptance Testing
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Integration Acceptance Testing within the South West region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -7 7 £260 -
Integration Acceptance Testing
England

Integration Acceptance Testing
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Integration Acceptance 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 Acceptance Testing.

1 10 (100.00%) UMTS
1 10 (100.00%) WCDMA
1 10 (100.00%) GPRS
1 10 (100.00%) GSM
1 10 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 10 (100.00%) LTE
2 9 (90.00%) SMS
3 6 (60.00%) Degree
3 6 (60.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (60.00%) Electronics
4 4 (40.00%) ISEB
4 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
4 4 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Demand Management
6 1 (10.00%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (10.00%) Black-Box Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Intranet

Integration Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Integration Acceptance 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 Acceptance Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) UMTS
1 10 (100.00%) WCDMA
1 10 (100.00%) GPRS
1 10 (100.00%) GSM
1 10 (100.00%) LTE
2 9 (90.00%) SMS
3 1 (10.00%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (10.00%) Intranet
General
1 10 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (60.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Test Engineer
2 8 (80.00%) Integration Engineer
3 6 (60.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 3 (30.00%) Senior Integration Engineer
4 3 (30.00%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Integration Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 4 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Demand Management
4 1 (10.00%) Black-Box Testing
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) ISEB
2 4 (40.00%) ISTQB