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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integration Testing
Rank 106 117 108
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 38 32 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.28% 0.99% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 1.32% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 16 12
Average daily rate £350 £400 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +4.91%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £362 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +13.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 1
Average hourly rate £42.00 £42.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £38.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
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
2415 2429 1925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 81.07% 75.34% 74.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1674 1599 1213
Average daily rate £380 £405 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 108 97
Average hourly rate £42.50 £36.40 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.75% +34.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.63 £16.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Integration Testing across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Integration Testing within the South West region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bristol +3 19 £350 -12.50% 6
Gloucestershire +16 14 £475 +18.75% 10
Somerset +4 4 £329 +1.15% 1
Integration Testing
England

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 31 (55.36%) Security Cleared
2 26 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 19 (33.93%) HTML
4 19 (33.93%) CSS
4 19 (33.93%) Scrum
5 18 (32.14%) SQL
5 18 (32.14%) Linux
5 18 (32.14%) Relational Database
6 17 (30.36%) Git (software)
6 17 (30.36%) Cucumber
6 17 (30.36%) Python
6 17 (30.36%) Java
7 16 (28.57%) Unix
8 15 (26.79%) Ruby
8 15 (26.79%) Web Development
8 15 (26.79%) MongoDB
8 15 (26.79%) Unit Testing
9 14 (25.00%) NoSQL
9 14 (25.00%) Sass
9 14 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
9 14 (25.00%) Subversion
9 14 (25.00%) Migration
10 13 (23.21%) Configuration Management
10 13 (23.21%) Mac OS X
10 13 (23.21%) HTTP
10 13 (23.21%) JUnit
10 13 (23.21%) PostgreSQL
10 13 (23.21%) Web Design
10 13 (23.21%) Ruby on Rails

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 14 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (7.14%) Node.js
3 3 (5.36%) WordPress
4 2 (3.57%) CMS
5 1 (1.79%) Apache
5 1 (1.79%) Drupal
5 1 (1.79%) ExpressionEngine
5 1 (1.79%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Magento
1 1 (1.79%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 13 (23.21%) GitHub
2 1 (1.79%) IaaS
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.21%) HTTP
2 1 (1.79%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (32.14%) Relational Database
2 15 (26.79%) MongoDB
3 14 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 13 (23.21%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
6 4 (7.14%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.57%) MySQL
8 1 (1.79%) GIS
Development Applications
1 17 (30.36%) Cucumber
1 17 (30.36%) Git (software)
2 14 (25.00%) Subversion
3 13 (23.21%) Capybara
3 13 (23.21%) git-flow
3 13 (23.21%) JUnit
3 13 (23.21%) RSpec
4 5 (8.93%) Selenium
5 3 (5.36%) Grunt
6 2 (3.57%) Babel
6 2 (3.57%) JSUnit
6 2 (3.57%) LoadRunner
6 2 (3.57%) Rational Functional Tester
7 1 (1.79%) gulp
7 1 (1.79%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.79%) JIRA
7 1 (1.79%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (1.79%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (8.93%) Aerospace
2 4 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (1.79%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 21 (37.50%) Developer
2 16 (28.57%) Analyst
3 15 (26.79%) Test Analyst
4 13 (23.21%) Ruby Developer
5 10 (17.86%) Test Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) Software Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Integration Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Software Test Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Test and Integration Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) C# Developer
8 3 (5.36%) C# Software Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
9 2 (3.57%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Senior C# Software Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Tester
9 2 (3.57%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (33.93%) CSS
1 19 (33.93%) HTML
2 14 (25.00%) Sass
3 13 (23.21%) Ruby on Rails
4 6 (10.71%) .NET
4 6 (10.71%) AngularJS
4 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET
4 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (10.71%) HTML5
5 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (8.93%) Dojo
5 5 (8.93%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (8.93%) REST
5 5 (8.93%) WCF
6 2 (3.57%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.57%) D3.js
6 2 (3.57%) RESTful
6 2 (3.57%) Underscore.js
6 2 (3.57%) XML
6 2 (3.57%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.21%) Visualisation
2 5 (8.93%) User Experience
3 1 (1.79%) Clustering
3 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.79%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.79%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 18 (32.14%) Linux
2 16 (28.57%) Unix
3 13 (23.21%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.79%) CentOS
4 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (33.93%) Scrum
3 15 (26.79%) Unit Testing
3 15 (26.79%) Web Development
4 14 (25.00%) Migration
5 13 (23.21%) Configuration Management
5 13 (23.21%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (23.21%) Open Source
5 13 (23.21%) Responsive Web Design
5 13 (23.21%) Web Design
6 12 (21.43%) Data Migration
6 12 (21.43%) ETL
6 12 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (19.64%) Software Engineering
8 9 (16.07%) MVC
8 9 (16.07%) Test Scripting
9 8 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
9 8 (14.29%) System Testing
10 7 (12.50%) User Stories
11 6 (10.71%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 18 (32.14%) SQL
3 17 (30.36%) Java
3 17 (30.36%) Python
4 15 (26.79%) Ruby
5 13 (23.21%) Scala
6 7 (12.50%) C#
7 5 (8.93%) C
8 4 (7.14%) T-SQL
9 3 (5.36%) Perl
10 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.57%) C++
10 2 (3.57%) Embedded C
10 2 (3.57%) ES6
11 1 (1.79%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (1.79%) PHP
11 1 (1.79%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.79%) XPath
11 1 (1.79%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 31 (55.36%) Security Cleared
2 9 (16.07%) SC Cleared
3 7 (12.50%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.57%) ISEB
4 2 (3.57%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) DO-178B
2 2 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.93%) Serena
3 2 (3.57%) Rally
4 1 (1.79%) Civica
4 1 (1.79%) EMC
4 1 (1.79%) Google
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle
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