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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integration Tester
Rank 651 639 632
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -7
Contract jobs requiring an Integration Tester 6 22 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.038% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.040% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 8
Median daily rate £375 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £295 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £430 £376
UK excluding London median daily rate £343 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.16% -7.69%
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
50649 54325 53290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.96% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 33107 34727 32509
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1691 2060 2120
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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
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 5 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 27 September 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 +12 6 £375 -6.25% 1
London -16 4 £400 -2.43%
South East +16 2 £343 -14.37%
Hampshire +14 2 £343 -14.37%
Gosport - 2 £343 -

Integration Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 13 (48.15%) Linux
2 11 (40.74%) SOAP
2 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (40.74%) Test Scripting
3 10 (37.04%) Integration Testing
4 9 (33.33%) SoapUI
4 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 9 (33.33%) Web Services
4 9 (33.33%) SQL
5 8 (29.63%) Unix
5 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
5 8 (29.63%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (29.63%) JIRA
6 7 (25.93%) XML
6 7 (25.93%) Oracle
6 7 (25.93%) HP
7 6 (22.22%) HTML
7 6 (22.22%) Java
7 6 (22.22%) STB
7 6 (22.22%) Software Testing
7 6 (22.22%) Selenium
7 6 (22.22%) Waterfall
8 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
8 5 (18.52%) QA
8 5 (18.52%) ISTQB
8 5 (18.52%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (18.52%) ISEB
8 5 (18.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (18.52%) System Integration Testing
9 4 (14.81%) API Testing

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 4 (14.81%) Confluence
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (11.11%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) DVB
2 1 (3.70%) CDMA
2 1 (3.70%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (3.70%) GSM
2 1 (3.70%) LTE
2 1 (3.70%) Network Security
2 1 (3.70%) RNC
2 1 (3.70%) SIGTRAN
2 1 (3.70%) SS7
2 1 (3.70%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.70%) DB2
4 1 (3.70%) MySQL
4 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 8 (29.63%) JIRA
3 6 (22.22%) Selenium
4 3 (11.11%) Bugzilla
5 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
5 2 (7.41%) WebDriver
6 1 (3.70%) JMeter
6 1 (3.70%) JUnit
General
1 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.11%) Banking
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.70%) Arabic Language
3 1 (3.70%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) SOAP
2 9 (33.33%) Web Services
3 7 (25.93%) XML
4 6 (22.22%) HTML
5 3 (11.11%) .NET
5 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 3 (11.11%) JSON
5 3 (11.11%) RESTful
6 2 (7.41%) JMS
7 1 (3.70%) Java EE
7 1 (3.70%) REST
7 1 (3.70%) XML Messaging
7 1 (3.70%) XSD
7 1 (3.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) STB
2 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.70%) Digital TV
3 1 (3.70%) IPTV
3 1 (3.70%) Smart Energy
3 1 (3.70%) Statistics
3 1 (3.70%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Linux
2 8 (29.63%) Unix
3 3 (11.11%) Solaris
3 3 (11.11%) Windows
4 2 (7.41%) Android
4 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (40.74%) Test Scripting
2 10 (37.04%) Integration Testing
3 6 (22.22%) Software Testing
3 6 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 5 (18.52%) System Integration Testing
5 4 (14.81%) API Testing
5 4 (14.81%) Functional Testing
5 4 (14.81%) Scrum
5 4 (14.81%) Security Testing
5 4 (14.81%) SOA
6 3 (11.11%) Automated Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Smoke Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Test Planning
6 3 (11.11%) V-Model
7 2 (7.41%) BDD
7 2 (7.41%) Kanban
7 2 (7.41%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
7 2 (7.41%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) Java
3 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.11%) Groovy
4 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 3 (11.11%) VBScript
5 1 (3.70%) C
5 1 (3.70%) C++
5 1 (3.70%) COBOL
5 1 (3.70%) Fortran
5 1 (3.70%) PHP
5 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.70%) Python
5 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) ISEB
1 5 (18.52%) ISTQB
1 5 (18.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (14.81%) MCITP
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.93%) HP
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle
3 4 (14.81%) Cisco
4 1 (3.70%) Dialogic
4 1 (3.70%) Red Hat