The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Integration Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integration Tester
Rank 631 632 616
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -16
Contract jobs requiring an Integration Tester 7 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.031% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.033% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 6
Median daily rate £369 £300 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.91% +10.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £259 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £416 £331
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £313 £245
% change year-on-year
+16.00% +27.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48175 51856 52713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.80% 93.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 31544 33013 33319
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1684 2028 2169
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

Integration Tester
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Integration Tester in the job title.

Integration Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Integration Tester
Daily Rate Trend

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

Integration Tester Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Integration Tester
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Integration Tester within the UK over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Integration Tester Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Integration Tester
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Integration Tester within the UK.

Integration Tester Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Integration Tester
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Integration Tester within the UK over the 3 months to 6 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
England -3 7 £369 +22.91%
London -3 5 £375 +35.13%
South East +9 1 - -
South West - 1 £363 -
Bracknell - 1 - -
Bournemouth - 1 £363 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Dorset - 1 £363 -

Integration Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, Integration Tester contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Integration Tester in the job title.

1 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) XML
2 6 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (35.71%) SoapUI
3 5 (35.71%) SOAP
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) HTML
4 4 (28.57%) Web Services
4 4 (28.57%) JIRA
4 4 (28.57%) Selenium
5 3 (21.43%) QA
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) STB
5 3 (21.43%) Java
5 3 (21.43%) HP
5 3 (21.43%) JSON
5 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 2 (14.29%) RESTful
6 2 (14.29%) V-Model
6 2 (14.29%) Confluence
6 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 2 (14.29%) REST
6 2 (14.29%) Smoke Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Workday

Integration Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 2 (14.29%) Confluence
2 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) CDMA
1 1 (7.14%) Diameter Protocol
1 1 (7.14%) DVB
1 1 (7.14%) GSM
1 1 (7.14%) LTE
1 1 (7.14%) RNC
1 1 (7.14%) SIGTRAN
1 1 (7.14%) SS7
1 1 (7.14%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) SoapUI
2 4 (28.57%) JIRA
2 4 (28.57%) Selenium
3 2 (14.29%) Bugzilla
3 2 (14.29%) JMeter
3 2 (14.29%) JUnit
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Arabic Language
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) XML
2 5 (35.71%) SOAP
3 4 (28.57%) HTML
3 4 (28.57%) Web Services
4 3 (21.43%) JSON
5 2 (14.29%) .NET
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 2 (14.29%) JMS
5 2 (14.29%) REST
5 2 (14.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) STB
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Unix
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Android
3 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Load Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Scrum
2 2 (14.29%) Security Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Smoke Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
2 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 2 (14.29%) V-Model
2 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Coaching
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Kanban
3 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
3 1 (7.14%) TDD
3 1 (7.14%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 2 (14.29%) VBScript
4 1 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
1 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (14.29%) MCITP
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) HP
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) Workday
4 1 (7.14%) Dialogic
4 1 (7.14%) Guidewire
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.14%) SAP