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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integration Testing
Rank 119 103 118
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +15
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 23 37 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.76% 1.18% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 1.52% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 24 9
Median daily rate £375 £369 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% +13.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £478 £372
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Median hourly rate £42.00 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.70 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+9.02% +2.50%
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
2350 2429 2358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.05% 77.60% 79.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1562 1657 1582
Median daily rate £393 £388 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.29% +6.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 106 122
Median hourly rate £34.00 £37.00 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% +9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £16.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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
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 29 June 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
Bristol +5 10 £363 -9.93% 3
Gloucestershire -6 6 £388 +6.89% 4
Wiltshire -3 4 £375 -9.09% 3
Somerset -3 1 - -
Dorset -6 1 £325 -
Devon - 1 £400 -
Integration Testing
England

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 35 (54.69%) SQL
2 26 (40.63%) Security Cleared
3 24 (37.50%) Linux
4 23 (35.94%) Java
5 20 (31.25%) JavaScript
5 20 (31.25%) HTML
5 20 (31.25%) CSS
5 20 (31.25%) Finance
5 20 (31.25%) Cucumber
6 19 (29.69%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (28.13%) Validation
8 17 (26.56%) Python
8 17 (26.56%) Relational Database
9 16 (25.00%) Unit Testing
9 16 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 16 (25.00%) MVC
10 15 (23.44%) Configuration Management
10 15 (23.44%) Microsoft
10 15 (23.44%) Software Engineering
10 15 (23.44%) Web Development
10 15 (23.44%) Sass
11 14 (21.88%) Git (software)
11 14 (21.88%) MongoDB
11 14 (21.88%) HTTP
11 14 (21.88%) Unix
12 13 (20.31%) JUnit
12 13 (20.31%) Mac OS X
12 13 (20.31%) Ruby
12 13 (20.31%) Ruby on Rails
12 13 (20.31%) Subversion

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 12 (18.75%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (14.06%) Mule
2 9 (14.06%) Mule ESB
3 2 (3.13%) CMS
3 2 (3.13%) WordPress
4 1 (1.56%) Apache
4 1 (1.56%) Drupal
4 1 (1.56%) ExpressionEngine
4 1 (1.56%) nginx
Applications
1 11 (17.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) MS Office
2 1 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (14.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.56%) Demantra
2 1 (1.56%) Magento
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle ASCP
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.31%) GitHub
2 9 (14.06%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (14.06%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (14.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.88%) HTTP
2 2 (3.13%) SAN
3 1 (1.56%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.56%) RS-422
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.56%) Relational Database
2 16 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 14 (21.88%) MongoDB
4 13 (20.31%) NoSQL
4 13 (20.31%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (6.25%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.13%) MySQL
7 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.56%) GIS
Development Applications
1 20 (31.25%) Cucumber
2 14 (21.88%) Git (software)
3 13 (20.31%) Capybara
3 13 (20.31%) git-flow
3 13 (20.31%) JUnit
3 13 (20.31%) RSpec
3 13 (20.31%) Subversion
4 9 (14.06%) Maven
5 7 (10.94%) Selenium
6 6 (9.38%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (3.13%) GDB
8 1 (1.56%) Grunt
8 1 (1.56%) gulp
8 1 (1.56%) JIRA
8 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (31.25%) Finance
2 9 (14.06%) Banking
2 9 (14.06%) Electronics
2 9 (14.06%) Manufacturing
2 9 (14.06%) Marketing
2 9 (14.06%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.81%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.13%) Military
5 1 (1.56%) Automotive
5 1 (1.56%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 38 (59.38%) Developer
2 13 (20.31%) Test Engineer
3 10 (15.63%) Integration Engineer
3 10 (15.63%) Ruby Developer
3 10 (15.63%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 9 (14.06%) Java Developer
5 8 (12.50%) Access Developer
5 8 (12.50%) Access VBA Developer
5 8 (12.50%) Excel Developer
5 8 (12.50%) Excel VBA Developer
5 8 (12.50%) Integration Developer
5 8 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 8 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 8 (12.50%) VBA Developer
6 7 (10.94%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (9.38%) Software Engineer
8 5 (7.81%) .NET Developer
8 5 (7.81%) C# Developer
9 4 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (4.69%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (31.25%) CSS
1 20 (31.25%) HTML
2 15 (23.44%) Sass
3 13 (20.31%) Dropwizard
3 13 (20.31%) Ruby on Rails
4 11 (17.19%) XML
5 9 (14.06%) Apache Camel
5 9 (14.06%) Hibernate
5 9 (14.06%) JPA
5 9 (14.06%) JSON
5 9 (14.06%) Spring
5 9 (14.06%) Spring Integration
5 9 (14.06%) Spring MVC
6 7 (10.94%) HTML5
7 6 (9.38%) .NET
7 6 (9.38%) ASP.NET
7 6 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (7.81%) AngularJS
8 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (7.81%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.31%) Visualisation
2 5 (7.81%) User Experience
3 2 (3.13%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.13%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.56%) iPad
4 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 24 (37.50%) Linux
2 14 (21.88%) Unix
3 13 (20.31%) Mac OS X
4 4 (6.25%) Windows
5 2 (3.13%) VxWorks
6 1 (1.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.69%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (28.13%) Validation
3 16 (25.00%) MVC
3 16 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 15 (23.44%) Configuration Management
4 15 (23.44%) Software Engineering
4 15 (23.44%) Web Development
5 13 (20.31%) Open Source
5 13 (20.31%) Responsive Web Design
5 13 (20.31%) Web Design
6 12 (18.75%) Data Migration
6 12 (18.75%) ETL
6 12 (18.75%) Migration
6 12 (18.75%) Scrum
7 11 (17.19%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (17.19%) Programme Management
7 11 (17.19%) SDLC
8 10 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (15.63%) System Integration Testing
9 9 (14.06%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 35 (54.69%) SQL
2 23 (35.94%) Java
3 20 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 17 (26.56%) Python
5 13 (20.31%) Ruby
5 13 (20.31%) Scala
6 8 (12.50%) VBA
7 7 (10.94%) C
7 7 (10.94%) C#
8 4 (6.25%) Perl
8 4 (6.25%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.13%) Ada
9 2 (3.13%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.56%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.56%) PHP
10 1 (1.56%) XPath
10 1 (1.56%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 26 (40.63%) Security Cleared
2 8 (12.50%) DV Cleared
3 5 (7.81%) Degree
3 5 (7.81%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.56%) CCNA
4 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.56%) ISEB
4 1 (1.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.56%) GAAP
2 1 (1.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (23.44%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.06%) SAP
3 5 (7.81%) Oracle
3 5 (7.81%) Serena
4 1 (1.56%) Google
4 1 (1.56%) Informatica
4 1 (1.56%) Rally
4 1 (1.56%) Sencha
4 1 (1.56%) Teradata
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