The table below looks at the statistics for Integration Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integration Acceptance Testing
Rank 641 639 622
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -17
Contract jobs citing Integration Acceptance Testing 3 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.004% 0.015%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.007% 0.005% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Average daily rate £375 - £261
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 - £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 - £306
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 - £261
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
45560 43876 42202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.56% 78.77% 77.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 30059 27313 26301
Average daily rate £438 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1045 1278 1187
Average hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.81 £12.10 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

Integration Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Integration Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Integration Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Integration Acceptance Testing within the UK.

Integration Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Integration Acceptance Testing
Top 4 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 28 April 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
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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
England -22 2 £388 -
London - 2 £388 -
Edinburgh - 1 £313 -
Scotland - 1 £313 -

Integration Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Management
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
1 2 (66.67%) MS Project
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) HP UFT
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Resource Management
1 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Coaching
1 2 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Data Transformation
2 1 (33.33%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity

Integration Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Project
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) HP UFT
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) SWIFT
2 1 (33.33%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Coaching
1 2 (66.67%) Defect Management
1 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Resource Management
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Management
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Business Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Transformation
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) V-Model
2 1 (33.33%) Web Accessibility
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft