The table below looks at the statistics for Integration Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integration Testing
Rank 106 104 114
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 26 20 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.95% 0.78% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 0.98% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 4
Median daily rate £363 £331 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.43% -6.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £273 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £683 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -6.97%
Integration Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2267 2039 1752
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.89% 79.22% 73.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1382 1136 1003
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 78 94
Median hourly rate £19.61 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.63% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.39 £11.26 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Integration Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Integration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Integration Testing across the West Midlands region.

Integration Testing Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Integration Testing across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Integration Testing Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Integration Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Integration Testing across the West Midlands region.

Integration Testing Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Integration Testing
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Integration Testing within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 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
Coventry -10 11 £383 +27.66%
Shropshire +2 5 £400 -
Worcestershire - 3 £363 - 1
Birmingham -13 2 £360 -8.57% 1
Warwickshire -5 1 £363 -51.66%
Kingswinford - 1 £310 -
Integration Testing
England

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Integration Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 22 (43.14%) SQL
2 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 16 (31.37%) ISTQB
5 15 (29.41%) Unit Testing
6 14 (27.45%) ISEB
6 14 (27.45%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
8 12 (23.53%) Regression Testing
8 12 (23.53%) System Testing
9 11 (21.57%) Test Automation
9 11 (21.57%) Test Strategy
9 11 (21.57%) Java
9 11 (21.57%) Visual Studio
9 11 (21.57%) Finance
9 11 (21.57%) Exploratory Testing
10 10 (19.61%) Non-Functional Testing
10 10 (19.61%) System Integration Testing
10 10 (19.61%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (17.65%) SAP
11 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
12 8 (15.69%) MS Office
12 8 (15.69%) .NET
12 8 (15.69%) Selenium
13 7 (13.73%) QA
13 7 (13.73%) Stress Testing
13 7 (13.73%) Cucumber
13 7 (13.73%) Functional Testing
13 7 (13.73%) JavaScript
13 7 (13.73%) HTML

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 6 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.84%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (3.92%) CMS
4 1 (1.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 8 (15.69%) MS Office
3 6 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Oracle Cash Management
1 5 (9.80%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (9.80%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (7.84%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (7.84%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (7.84%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 3 (5.88%) SAP PM
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (3.92%) SAP CRM
5 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (1.96%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) HTTP
2 2 (3.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.96%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.96%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.96%) MS Access
4 1 (1.96%) QlikView
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (21.57%) Visual Studio
2 8 (15.69%) Selenium
3 7 (13.73%) Cucumber
4 6 (11.76%) SoapUI
5 5 (9.80%) SpecFlow
6 4 (7.84%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (7.84%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (7.84%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (5.88%) Capybara
7 3 (5.88%) Git (software)
7 3 (5.88%) git-flow
7 3 (5.88%) JMeter
7 3 (5.88%) JUnit
7 3 (5.88%) LSMW
7 3 (5.88%) RSpec
7 3 (5.88%) Subversion
7 3 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.96%) JIRA
General
1 11 (21.57%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Retail
3 4 (7.84%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.88%) Billing
4 3 (5.88%) Publishing
5 2 (3.92%) Banking
5 2 (3.92%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.96%) Automotive
6 1 (1.96%) Slovak Language
Job Titles
1 18 (35.29%) Analyst
2 15 (29.41%) Test Analyst
3 9 (17.65%) Consultant
3 9 (17.65%) Developer
4 8 (15.69%) Tester
5 5 (9.80%) Agile Test Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) SAP Consultant
6 4 (7.84%) Oracle Consultant
6 4 (7.84%) Oracle Financials Consultant
6 4 (7.84%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Test Leader
6 4 (7.84%) Test Manager
7 3 (5.88%) Agile Tester
7 3 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 3 (5.88%) SAP PM Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Agile Tester
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Tester
8 2 (3.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (3.92%) Software Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.69%) .NET
2 7 (13.73%) HTML
2 7 (13.73%) Web Services
3 6 (11.76%) SOAP
4 5 (9.80%) CSS
5 4 (7.84%) Sass
5 4 (7.84%) XML
6 3 (5.88%) Dropwizard
6 3 (5.88%) EDI
6 3 (5.88%) HTML5
6 3 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (3.92%) Gherkin
7 2 (3.92%) Hibernate
7 2 (3.92%) Java EE
7 2 (3.92%) JSON
7 2 (3.92%) JSP
7 2 (3.92%) Node.js
7 2 (3.92%) REST
7 2 (3.92%) Servlets
7 2 (3.92%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) LIMS
1 3 (5.88%) Visualisation
2 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.96%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.96%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Unix
2 4 (7.84%) Linux
3 3 (5.88%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 15 (29.41%) Unit Testing
4 14 (27.45%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (23.53%) Regression Testing
5 12 (23.53%) System Testing
6 11 (21.57%) Exploratory Testing
6 11 (21.57%) Test Automation
6 11 (21.57%) Test Strategy
7 10 (19.61%) Non-Functional Testing
7 10 (19.61%) System Integration Testing
7 10 (19.61%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (13.73%) Functional Testing
8 7 (13.73%) Stress Testing
9 6 (11.76%) Performance Testing
9 6 (11.76%) SDLC
10 5 (9.80%) BDD
10 5 (9.80%) Cash Management
10 5 (9.80%) Data Migration
10 5 (9.80%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (43.14%) SQL
2 11 (21.57%) Java
3 7 (13.73%) JavaScript
4 6 (11.76%) PL/SQL
5 3 (5.88%) ABAP
5 3 (5.88%) C#
5 3 (5.88%) Python
5 3 (5.88%) Ruby
5 3 (5.88%) Scala
6 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (31.37%) ISTQB
2 14 (27.45%) ISEB
3 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.96%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.96%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
2 9 (17.65%) SAP
3 7 (13.73%) Oracle
4 2 (3.92%) HP
5 1 (1.96%) Adobe
5 1 (1.96%) Cognos
5 1 (1.96%) IBM