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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Integration Testing
England / West Midlands
Rank 99 107 83
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -24
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 23 20 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.97% 0.77% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 0.94% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 21
Median daily rate £370 £430 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.95% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £340 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £675 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.36% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.35 £47.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +17.50%

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
1875 2135 1648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.01% 82.34% 72.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1200 1204 947
Median daily rate £425 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 48 105
Median hourly rate £25.50 £19.50 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -32.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.50 £37.89
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

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 26 February 2017.

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 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
Birmingham +8 10 £379 +12.22% 6
Shropshire +27 5 £475 - 1
Coventry -6 5 £305 -32.22% 1
Warwickshire +4 2 £340 -54.66% 1
Integration Testing
England

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 20 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (39.58%) Unit Testing
3 13 (27.08%) Java
3 13 (27.08%) SQL
4 12 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (22.92%) Test Scripting
5 11 (22.92%) System Integration Testing
5 11 (22.92%) HTML
6 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
6 10 (20.83%) Regression Testing
7 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
7 9 (18.75%) CSS
7 9 (18.75%) ISTQB
7 9 (18.75%) Test Automation
8 8 (16.67%) QA
8 8 (16.67%) Selenium
8 8 (16.67%) SAP
8 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 8 (16.67%) XML
9 7 (14.58%) ISEB
9 7 (14.58%) Oracle
9 7 (14.58%) Scrum
9 7 (14.58%) Performance Testing
9 7 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (14.58%) Kanban
9 7 (14.58%) Git (software)
9 7 (14.58%) Open Source
9 7 (14.58%) HTML5
9 7 (14.58%) SoapUI
9 7 (14.58%) AngularJS

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 3 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (4.17%) CMS
2 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.25%) MS Office
3 2 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle Cash Management
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (4.17%) SAP CRM
2 2 (4.17%) SAP POS DM
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) GitHub
2 1 (2.08%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (2.08%) Internet
2 1 (2.08%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.33%) MS Access
3 4 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.25%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (6.25%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.17%) Data Mining
5 2 (4.17%) QlikView
6 1 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Selenium
2 7 (14.58%) Git (software)
2 7 (14.58%) SoapUI
3 6 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 5 (10.42%) Cucumber
5 3 (6.25%) Capybara
5 3 (6.25%) git-flow
5 3 (6.25%) gulp
5 3 (6.25%) JHipster
5 3 (6.25%) JMeter
5 3 (6.25%) JUnit
5 3 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (6.25%) Protractor
5 3 (6.25%) RSpec
5 3 (6.25%) Subversion
5 3 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (6.25%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (4.17%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (2.08%) NuGet
7 1 (2.08%) SpecFlow
General
1 6 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Automotive
2 2 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Advertising
3 1 (2.08%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.08%) Electronics
3 1 (2.08%) General Ledger
3 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.08%) Slovak Language
Job Titles
1 17 (35.42%) Developer
2 10 (20.83%) Analyst
2 10 (20.83%) Tester
3 8 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) Consultant
5 5 (10.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (10.42%) SAP Consultant
6 3 (6.25%) Agile Tester
6 3 (6.25%) Angular Developer
6 3 (6.25%) QA Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Senior Agile Tester
6 3 (6.25%) Senior Tester
6 3 (6.25%) SSIS Developer
7 2 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Oracle Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) Oracle Financials Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) Software Test Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Software Tester
7 2 (4.17%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.92%) HTML
2 9 (18.75%) CSS
3 8 (16.67%) XML
4 7 (14.58%) AngularJS
4 7 (14.58%) HTML5
5 6 (12.50%) JSON
5 6 (12.50%) SOAP
6 5 (10.42%) REST
7 4 (8.33%) .NET
7 4 (8.33%) CSS3
7 4 (8.33%) jQuery
7 4 (8.33%) Node.js
7 4 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (6.25%) Angular 2
8 3 (6.25%) Dropwizard
8 3 (6.25%) Gherkin
8 3 (6.25%) Hibernate
8 3 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (6.25%) Sass
8 3 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.08%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.08%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.08%) Replication
3 1 (2.08%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) Unix
2 3 (6.25%) Linux
2 3 (6.25%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (39.58%) Unit Testing
3 12 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (22.92%) System Integration Testing
4 11 (22.92%) Test Scripting
5 10 (20.83%) Regression Testing
6 9 (18.75%) Test Automation
7 7 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (14.58%) Kanban
7 7 (14.58%) Open Source
7 7 (14.58%) Performance Testing
7 7 (14.58%) Scrum
8 6 (12.50%) Configuration Management
8 6 (12.50%) Data Management
9 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (10.42%) Manual Testing
9 5 (10.42%) OO
9 5 (10.42%) Software Engineering
9 5 (10.42%) Software Testing
9 5 (10.42%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.08%) Java
1 13 (27.08%) SQL
2 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.33%) Python
4 3 (6.25%) Ruby
4 3 (6.25%) Scala
5 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) ISTQB
2 7 (14.58%) ISEB
3 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.17%) Degree
5 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.08%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.67%) SAP
3 7 (14.58%) Oracle
4 6 (12.50%) HP
5 2 (4.17%) Kronos
6 1 (2.08%) Adobe
6 1 (2.08%) Cognos
6 1 (2.08%) IBM