The table below looks at the statistics for Integration Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integration Testing
Rank 113 122 117
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 28 27 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.00% 0.84% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 1.04% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 21 18
Median daily rate £363 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £325 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £450 £442
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £53.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -20.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -5.88%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2222 2588 2493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 79.53% 80.98% 76.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1510 1811 1684
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 106 125
Median hourly rate £37.50 £41.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.27 £25.60 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Integration 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 Testing across the South West region.

Integration Testing Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Integration Testing across the South West region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Integration Testing Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Integration Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Integration Testing Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Integration Testing
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
(Click see detailed
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
Gloucestershire +13 15 £415 +2.15% 9
Bristol -2 5 £363 +3.57% 5
Somerset +21 3 £350 +3.70% 1
Wiltshire - 3 £335 - 1
Dorset - 2 £363 - 1
Integration Testing
England

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 West region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 26 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (31.03%) Software Engineering
3 17 (29.31%) Scrum
4 15 (25.86%) SQL Server
4 15 (25.86%) Security Cleared
5 14 (24.14%) Cucumber
5 14 (24.14%) Finance
5 14 (24.14%) Software Testing
6 13 (22.41%) SQL
7 12 (20.69%) Java
7 12 (20.69%) Waterfall
7 12 (20.69%) System Integration Testing
8 11 (18.97%) Performance Testing
8 11 (18.97%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (18.97%) Manual Testing
8 11 (18.97%) System Testing
8 11 (18.97%) Validation
8 11 (18.97%) MVC
8 11 (18.97%) XML
8 11 (18.97%) Linux
9 10 (17.24%) E-Commerce
9 10 (17.24%) Manufacturing
9 10 (17.24%) QA
9 10 (17.24%) DV Cleared
10 9 (15.52%) SDLC
10 9 (15.52%) DevOps
10 9 (15.52%) User Experience
10 9 (15.52%) JSON
10 9 (15.52%) Python
10 9 (15.52%) .NET

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 7 (12.07%) Mule
2 5 (8.62%) Mule ESB
3 1 (1.72%) Confluence
3 1 (1.72%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 7 (12.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (10.34%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (10.34%) Google Play
1 6 (10.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (3.45%) GitHub
3 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) DHCP
1 2 (3.45%) DNS
1 2 (3.45%) HTTP
1 2 (3.45%) HTTPS
1 2 (3.45%) LAN
1 2 (3.45%) RS-232
1 2 (3.45%) RS-422
1 2 (3.45%) RTP
1 2 (3.45%) SNMP
1 2 (3.45%) Spanning Tree
1 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.45%) VLAN
1 2 (3.45%) VoIP
1 2 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.86%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.07%) Relational Database
3 6 (10.34%) SQLite
4 3 (5.17%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.45%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.45%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (24.14%) Cucumber
2 8 (13.79%) Selenium
3 6 (10.34%) Maven
3 6 (10.34%) Mechanoid
3 6 (10.34%) Robolectric
3 6 (10.34%) Robotium
4 5 (8.62%) Rational DOORS
4 5 (8.62%) SpecFlow
4 5 (8.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (8.62%) Visual Studio
5 4 (6.90%) JIRA
6 3 (5.17%) JUnit
7 2 (3.45%) Capybara
7 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
7 2 (3.45%) git-flow
7 2 (3.45%) RSpec
7 2 (3.45%) SoapUI
7 2 (3.45%) Subversion
8 1 (1.72%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.72%) Mocha
General
1 14 (24.14%) Finance
2 10 (17.24%) Manufacturing
3 7 (12.07%) Electronics
3 7 (12.07%) Marketing
3 7 (12.07%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.90%) Banking
5 3 (5.17%) Aerospace
6 2 (3.45%) Automotive
7 1 (1.72%) Advertising
7 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 22 (37.93%) Developer
2 12 (20.69%) Senior Developer
2 12 (20.69%) Test Engineer
3 9 (15.52%) Integration Engineer
4 8 (13.79%) Test and Integration Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Integration Developer
5 6 (10.34%) Java Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Android Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Senior Android Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Test Leader
7 4 (6.90%) Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) iOS Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Senior iOS Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Tester
8 3 (5.17%) .NET Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Applications Developer
8 3 (5.17%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Cloud Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Software Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.97%) XML
2 9 (15.52%) .NET
2 9 (15.52%) JSON
3 8 (13.79%) Web Services
4 7 (12.07%) Apache Camel
4 7 (12.07%) Hibernate
4 7 (12.07%) JPA
4 7 (12.07%) Spring
4 7 (12.07%) Spring MVC
5 6 (10.34%) ActionBarSherlock
5 6 (10.34%) CSS
5 6 (10.34%) HTML
6 5 (8.62%) AngularJS
6 5 (8.62%) Spring Integration
7 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET
7 4 (6.90%) Gherkin
7 4 (6.90%) HTML5
7 4 (6.90%) REST
8 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (5.17%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) User Experience
2 3 (5.17%) iPad
3 2 (3.45%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.72%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.72%) Fintech
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.97%) Linux
2 7 (12.07%) Windows
3 6 (10.34%) Android
4 4 (6.90%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.45%) Mac OS X
5 2 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (31.03%) Software Engineering
3 17 (29.31%) Scrum
4 14 (24.14%) Software Testing
5 12 (20.69%) System Integration Testing
5 12 (20.69%) Waterfall
6 11 (18.97%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (18.97%) Manual Testing
6 11 (18.97%) MVC
6 11 (18.97%) Performance Testing
6 11 (18.97%) System Testing
6 11 (18.97%) Validation
7 10 (17.24%) E-Commerce
8 9 (15.52%) DevOps
8 9 (15.52%) SDLC
9 8 (13.79%) Configuration Management
9 8 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (13.79%) Programme Management
9 8 (13.79%) Risk Analysis
9 8 (13.79%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.41%) SQL
2 12 (20.69%) Java
3 9 (15.52%) Python
4 8 (13.79%) C
4 8 (13.79%) C#
5 7 (12.07%) Perl
6 6 (10.34%) JavaScript
7 4 (6.90%) Apple Swift
7 4 (6.90%) Objective-C
8 3 (5.17%) C++
8 3 (5.17%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.45%) Ada
9 2 (3.45%) Ruby
9 2 (3.45%) Scala
10 1 (1.72%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.72%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (25.86%) Security Cleared
2 10 (17.24%) DV Cleared
3 3 (5.17%) Degree
4 2 (3.45%) ISEB
4 2 (3.45%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.72%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.24%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.07%) Oracle
2 7 (12.07%) SAP
3 6 (10.34%) Google
4 2 (3.45%) Cisco
4 2 (3.45%) Guidewire
4 2 (3.45%) IBM
5 1 (1.72%) Apple
5 1 (1.72%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.72%) HP
5 1 (1.72%) Unisys
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