The table below looks at the statistics for the Integration Tester role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Integration Tester
Rank 569 558 537
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -21
Contract jobs requiring an Integration Tester 9 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.032% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.035% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 0
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£375 £388 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 -
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
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 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
50025 48432 42510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.45% 92.39% 92.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 30372 29064 24408
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1969 2003 2177
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
-1.02% -0.87%

Integration Tester
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Integration Tester in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Integration Tester within the UK over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. 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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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 -25 7 £375 -3.22% 1
London -4 5 £381 -1.61%
City of London +21 4 £375 -18.12%

Integration Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Integration Tester in their job title 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 with Integration Tester in their job title.

1 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (52.17%) Oracle
1 12 (52.17%) Linux
2 9 (39.13%) SQL
3 8 (34.78%) ISTQB
3 8 (34.78%) Integration Testing
3 8 (34.78%) Test Scripting
4 7 (30.43%) Selenium
4 7 (30.43%) SoapUI
4 7 (30.43%) Web Services
4 7 (30.43%) Finance
5 6 (26.09%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (26.09%) HP
5 6 (26.09%) SOA
5 6 (26.09%) Waterfall
5 6 (26.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (21.74%) Oracle ODI
6 5 (21.74%) Oracle Service Bus
6 5 (21.74%) Mobile Payment
6 5 (21.74%) Windows
6 5 (21.74%) Solaris
6 5 (21.74%) WebLogic
6 5 (21.74%) ISEB
7 4 (17.39%) Middleware
7 4 (17.39%) .NET
7 4 (17.39%) HTML
7 4 (17.39%) Automation Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Functional Testing
7 4 (17.39%) JIRA
8 3 (13.04%) Wireshark

Integration Tester
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Integration Tester in their job title 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 with Integration Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (21.74%) WebLogic
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (4.35%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (4.35%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Wireshark
2 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.70%) HTTPS
2 2 (8.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Selenium
1 7 (30.43%) SoapUI
2 4 (17.39%) JIRA
3 2 (8.70%) Maven
3 2 (8.70%) JUnit
4 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.35%) ClearCase
4 1 (4.35%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (4.35%) LoadRunner
4 1 (4.35%) JMeter
4 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.35%) Zephyr
4 1 (4.35%) FitNesse
4 1 (4.35%) Rational Functional Tester
4 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
4 1 (4.35%) DbUnit
4 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.35%) Rational DOORS
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) Web Services
2 4 (17.39%) HTML
2 4 (17.39%) .NET
2 4 (17.39%) Middleware
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
3 3 (13.04%) JSP
4 2 (8.70%) SOAP
4 2 (8.70%) XML
5 1 (4.35%) XSD
5 1 (4.35%) XSLT
5 1 (4.35%) jQuery
5 1 (4.35%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Mobile Payment
2 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Linux
2 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Solaris
3 3 (13.04%) UNIX
4 2 (8.70%) Windows 2000
4 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) Integration Testing
2 8 (34.78%) Test Scripting
3 6 (26.09%) Waterfall
3 6 (26.09%) SOA
4 4 (17.39%) Functional Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Automation Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy
6 2 (8.70%) Scrum
6 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
6 2 (8.70%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (8.70%) ITIL
6 2 (8.70%) Workflow
6 2 (8.70%) Validation
6 2 (8.70%) Software Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Use Case
7 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Performance Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Stress Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) Python
3 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.35%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) ISTQB
2 6 (26.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (21.74%) ISEB
4 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
4 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
5 2 (8.70%) DV Cleared
5 2 (8.70%) Degree
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (4.35%) MCITP
6 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (8.70%) Puppet
2 2 (8.70%) Nessus
2 2 (8.70%) Nmap
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Oracle
2 6 (26.09%) HP
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.70%) SAP
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco
5 1 (4.35%) IBM
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