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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Integration Testing
England / South West
Rank 91 104 112
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +8
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 51 41 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.91% 1.36% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.32% 1.67% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 27 16
Median daily rate £415 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.48% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £350 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £445 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.36% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 6
Median hourly rate £40.50 £42.25 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.14% +1.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £42.00 £40.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £42.50 £48.97
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.35 £44.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +11.25%

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
2202 2460 2515
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 82.44% 81.51% 78.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1455 1679 1650
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 £266 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 122 88
Median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +16.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £15.80 £14.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

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 25 February 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Integration Testing across the South West region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Integration Testing Hourly Rate Histogram 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 25 February 2017. 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 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 +4 19 £378 -11.17% 8
Wiltshire +16 12 £425 - 2
Bristol -9 9 £438 +25.00% 1
Dorset - 6 £363 -
Somerset 0 1 - -
Devon - 1 £630 - 1
Integration Testing
England

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 41 (57.75%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (32.39%) Software Engineering
2 23 (32.39%) Scrum
2 23 (32.39%) Security Cleared
3 21 (29.58%) Cucumber
3 21 (29.58%) SQL
4 20 (28.17%) Java
4 20 (28.17%) Linux
4 20 (28.17%) Finance
5 19 (26.76%) SQL Server
5 19 (26.76%) Software Testing
6 18 (25.35%) XML
6 18 (25.35%) MVC
7 17 (23.94%) Manufacturing
7 17 (23.94%) JSON
7 17 (23.94%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (22.54%) Manual Testing
8 16 (22.54%) Marketing
8 16 (22.54%) Spring
8 16 (22.54%) Windows
9 15 (21.13%) SAP
9 15 (21.13%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (21.13%) Programme Management
9 15 (21.13%) Electronics
9 15 (21.13%) Telecoms
9 15 (21.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 15 (21.13%) Digital Marketing
10 14 (19.72%) Selenium
10 14 (19.72%) Spring MVC
10 14 (19.72%) Mule

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 14 (19.72%) Mule
1 14 (19.72%) Mule ESB
2 2 (2.82%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.41%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.41%) Confluence
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.41%) SAS
3 1 (1.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (19.72%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.23%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 15 (21.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 14 (19.72%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (16.90%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (16.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (2.82%) GitHub
3 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.41%) SaaS
4 1 (1.41%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) HTTP
2 2 (2.82%) Firewall
2 2 (2.82%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.41%) Internet
3 1 (1.41%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.76%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.45%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.23%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.82%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.82%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.82%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.41%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.41%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.41%) MySQL
5 1 (1.41%) OLAP
5 1 (1.41%) OLTP
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (1.41%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 21 (29.58%) Cucumber
2 14 (19.72%) Selenium
3 7 (9.86%) Rational DOORS
4 6 (8.45%) JIRA
4 6 (8.45%) Visual Studio
5 5 (7.04%) Git (software)
5 5 (7.04%) SoapUI
5 5 (7.04%) SpecFlow
5 5 (7.04%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (5.63%) Maven
7 3 (4.23%) JUnit
7 3 (4.23%) Rational Rhapsody
8 2 (2.82%) Capybara
8 2 (2.82%) Eclipse
8 2 (2.82%) Jasmine
8 2 (2.82%) Jenkins
8 2 (2.82%) Mocha
8 2 (2.82%) NetBeans
8 2 (2.82%) RSpec
8 2 (2.82%) Subversion
General
1 20 (28.17%) Finance
2 17 (23.94%) Manufacturing
3 16 (22.54%) Marketing
4 15 (21.13%) Electronics
4 15 (21.13%) Telecoms
5 4 (5.63%) Banking
6 3 (4.23%) Aerospace
7 2 (2.82%) Automotive
8 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.41%) International Banking
8 1 (1.41%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (32.39%) Developer
2 16 (22.54%) Test Engineer
3 14 (19.72%) Integration Engineer
3 14 (19.72%) Java Developer
4 13 (18.31%) Analyst
5 12 (16.90%) Test and Integration Engineer
6 9 (12.68%) Full Stack Developer
7 7 (9.86%) Test Analyst
7 7 (9.86%) Tester
8 6 (8.45%) Business Analyst
9 5 (7.04%) Software Engineer
10 4 (5.63%) Integration Developer
11 3 (4.23%) .NET Developer
11 3 (4.23%) Angular Developer
11 3 (4.23%) QA Tester
12 2 (2.82%) Automation Test Analyst
12 2 (2.82%) C Software Engineer
12 2 (2.82%) C++ Software Engineer
12 2 (2.82%) Senior Analyst
12 2 (2.82%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (25.35%) XML
2 17 (23.94%) JSON
3 16 (22.54%) Spring
4 14 (19.72%) AngularJS
4 14 (19.72%) Apache Camel
4 14 (19.72%) Hibernate
4 14 (19.72%) JPA
4 14 (19.72%) Spring Integration
4 14 (19.72%) Spring MVC
5 10 (14.08%) .NET
5 10 (14.08%) Backbone.js
6 9 (12.68%) Ember.js
6 9 (12.68%) KnockoutJS
7 8 (11.27%) CSS
7 8 (11.27%) HTML
8 6 (8.45%) REST
8 6 (8.45%) SOAP
9 5 (7.04%) Gherkin
9 5 (7.04%) HTML5
10 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.82%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.82%) User Experience
2 2 (2.82%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 1 (1.41%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.41%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.41%) Fintech
3 1 (1.41%) iPad
3 1 (1.41%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.41%) Reference Data
3 1 (1.41%) Taxonomies
3 1 (1.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (28.17%) Linux
2 16 (22.54%) Windows
3 2 (2.82%) Mac OS X
3 2 (2.82%) Unix
3 2 (2.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (57.75%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (32.39%) Scrum
2 23 (32.39%) Software Engineering
3 19 (26.76%) Software Testing
4 18 (25.35%) MVC
5 17 (23.94%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (22.54%) Manual Testing
7 15 (21.13%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (21.13%) Digital Marketing
7 15 (21.13%) Programme Management
8 14 (19.72%) Automation Testing
8 14 (19.72%) System Integration Testing
8 14 (19.72%) Validation
8 14 (19.72%) Waterfall
9 13 (18.31%) DevOps
9 13 (18.31%) Performance Testing
9 13 (18.31%) SDLC
9 13 (18.31%) System Testing
10 12 (16.90%) Risk Analysis
10 12 (16.90%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 21 (29.58%) SQL
2 20 (28.17%) Java
3 14 (19.72%) C
4 13 (18.31%) Python
5 11 (15.49%) Perl
6 9 (12.68%) C#
7 7 (9.86%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.23%) MATLAB
8 3 (4.23%) Scala
9 2 (2.82%) C++
9 2 (2.82%) Ruby
9 2 (2.82%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.41%) Ada
10 1 (1.41%) Ada 95
10 1 (1.41%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.41%) SPARQL
10 1 (1.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (32.39%) Security Cleared
2 14 (19.72%) DV Cleared
3 5 (7.04%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.23%) ISEB
4 3 (4.23%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.82%) CCNP
5 2 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.82%) Degree
5 2 (2.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.41%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.90%) QA
2 2 (2.82%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.82%) Def Stans
2 2 (2.82%) MISRA
2 2 (2.82%) MISRA C
3 1 (1.41%) DO-178B
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (21.13%) SAP
2 14 (19.72%) Oracle
3 8 (11.27%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.63%) IBM
5 3 (4.23%) CA Agile Central
6 2 (2.82%) Cisco
6 2 (2.82%) F5
6 2 (2.82%) Guidewire
6 2 (2.82%) HP
6 2 (2.82%) VMware
7 1 (1.41%) Apple
7 1 (1.41%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.41%) Freescale
7 1 (1.41%) Informatica
7 1 (1.41%) Talend
7 1 (1.41%) Wind River
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