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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Integration Tester
UK
Rank 591 614 591
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -23
Contract jobs requiring an Integration Tester 6 15 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.029% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.030% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 18
Median daily rate £363 £325 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -17.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £263 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £440 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £325 £270
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +20.37%
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
42416 49363 49659
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 95.02% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 27693 31769 30532
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 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1526 1656 1924
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

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 26 February 2017.

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 10 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 26 February 2017. 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 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 +19 6 £363 +11.53% 1
London +17 3 £335 -25.55% 1
South East +11 2 £328 -7.42%
Hampshire +8 1 £280 -21.67%
Hook - 1 £280 -
South West - 1 £363 -
Bournemouth - 1 £363 -
Dorset - 1 £363 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £375 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £375 -

Integration Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 4 (28.57%) Linux
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
1 4 (28.57%) XML
1 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
1 4 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (28.57%) SoapUI
2 3 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
2 3 (21.43%) Selenium
2 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
2 3 (21.43%) SOAP
2 3 (21.43%) Web Services
2 3 (21.43%) HTML
2 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (21.43%) ISEB
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (14.29%) JMeter
3 2 (14.29%) JMS
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 2 (14.29%) VBScript
3 2 (14.29%) .NET
3 2 (14.29%) Unix
3 2 (14.29%) Windows
3 2 (14.29%) JUnit

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 1 (7.14%) Confluence
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) SoapUI
2 3 (21.43%) Selenium
3 2 (14.29%) JMeter
3 2 (14.29%) JUnit
4 1 (7.14%) Bugzilla
4 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 1 (7.14%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) XML
2 3 (21.43%) HTML
2 3 (21.43%) SOAP
2 3 (21.43%) Web Services
3 2 (14.29%) .NET
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 2 (14.29%) JMS
3 2 (14.29%) JSON
3 2 (14.29%) REST
4 1 (7.14%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Unix
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) Coaching
2 2 (14.29%) Load Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 2 (14.29%) Migration
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%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
2 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
3 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (7.14%) V-Model
3 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
2 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) ISEB
2 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
2 3 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (14.29%) MCITP
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) HP
2 2 (14.29%) SAP
2 2 (14.29%) Workday
3 1 (7.14%) Guidewire
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle