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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Integration Testing
Rank 98 79 93
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +14
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 18 40 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.75% 1.65% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 2.20% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 7
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£300 £365 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.80% -30.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £163 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £528 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 -
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
1787 1819 1349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 74.58% 75.13% 68.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1090 961 674
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £237 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 134 58
Average hourly rate £28.69 £31.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.92% -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Integration Testing across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Integration Testing within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Warwickshire +7 4 £225 -
Birmingham +4 4 £300 -17.80% 3
Coventry 0 2 £350 -31.37% 4
Walsall +2 1 £300 -7.69%
Wolverhampton -2 1 £300 +84.61%
Worcestershire - 1 £300 - 1
Integration Testing
England

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Integration Testing also 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 that cited Integration Testing.

1 18 (34.62%) Oracle
1 18 (34.62%) XML
2 15 (28.85%) User Acceptance Testing
3 14 (26.92%) WebSphere
4 13 (25.00%) SQL
4 13 (25.00%) IBM
4 13 (25.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 12 (23.08%) SAP
6 11 (21.15%) Finance
7 10 (19.23%) DataPower
7 10 (19.23%) TIBCO
7 10 (19.23%) Middleware
7 10 (19.23%) webMethods
7 10 (19.23%) XSD
7 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
7 10 (19.23%) WSDL
7 10 (19.23%) EAI
7 10 (19.23%) SOA
7 10 (19.23%) SOAP
7 10 (19.23%) SoapUI
7 10 (19.23%) REST
7 10 (19.23%) CA LISA
7 10 (19.23%) Green Hat
7 10 (19.23%) Solace
7 10 (19.23%) Use Case
8 9 (17.31%) System Integration Testing
8 9 (17.31%) .NET
8 9 (17.31%) Test Scripting
9 8 (15.38%) System Testing
10 6 (11.54%) Silverlight

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Integration Testing also 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 that cited Integration Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (26.92%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.92%) OpenEdge
2 1 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) SAP FI
1 3 (5.77%) SAP Retail
1 3 (5.77%) SAP EWM
2 1 (1.92%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (1.92%) Cerner Millennium
2 1 (1.92%) SAP PP
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.92%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.92%) SAP PM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) HTTP
2 1 (1.92%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (9.62%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (9.62%) Oracle Database
3 4 (7.69%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 10 (19.23%) SoapUI
2 3 (5.77%) SpecFlow
2 3 (5.77%) NUnit
2 3 (5.77%) Selenium
2 3 (5.77%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.92%) JIRA
3 1 (1.92%) MSI
General
1 11 (21.15%) Finance
2 6 (11.54%) Retail
3 5 (9.62%) Automotive
4 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.92%) Games
5 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (26.92%) Analyst
2 13 (25.00%) Developer
3 12 (23.08%) Test Analyst
4 10 (19.23%) Architect
4 10 (19.23%) Integration Architect
5 6 (11.54%) Oracle Developer
5 6 (11.54%) Technical Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) Technical Test Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Consultant
6 5 (9.62%) Tester
7 4 (7.69%) SAP Consultant
7 4 (7.69%) WebSphere Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Selenium Tester
9 2 (3.85%) COBOL Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Test Manager
9 2 (3.85%) Implementation Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Integration Test Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Integration Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Test Leader
10 1 (1.92%) Systems Integration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (34.62%) XML
2 13 (25.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 10 (19.23%) REST
3 10 (19.23%) Middleware
3 10 (19.23%) XSD
3 10 (19.23%) WSDL
3 10 (19.23%) SOAP
4 9 (17.31%) .NET
5 6 (11.54%) Silverlight
6 3 (5.77%) SAP ALE
6 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET
6 3 (5.77%) Web Services
6 3 (5.77%) XML Schema
7 2 (3.85%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) DataPower
2 3 (5.77%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) NHS
4 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.85%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (19.23%) Use Case
2 10 (19.23%) EAI
2 10 (19.23%) SOA
3 9 (17.31%) Test Scripting
3 9 (17.31%) System Integration Testing
4 8 (15.38%) System Testing
5 6 (11.54%) Software Testing
5 6 (11.54%) ETL
6 5 (9.62%) Logistics
6 5 (9.62%) Automated Testing
7 3 (5.77%) Unit Testing
7 3 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.77%) BDD
8 2 (3.85%) CRM
8 2 (3.85%) ERP
8 2 (3.85%) Migration
8 2 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.00%) SQL
2 6 (11.54%) T-SQL
2 6 (11.54%) JavaScript
2 6 (11.54%) PL/SQL
3 3 (5.77%) C#
3 3 (5.77%) Java
4 2 (3.85%) COBOL
5 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) ISEB
2 2 (3.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) HL7
1 1 (1.92%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 10 (19.23%) CA LISA
2 2 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (34.62%) Oracle
2 13 (25.00%) IBM
3 12 (23.08%) SAP
4 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
4 10 (19.23%) TIBCO
4 10 (19.23%) webMethods
4 10 (19.23%) Green Hat
4 10 (19.23%) Solace
5 2 (3.85%) Oneserve
5 2 (3.85%) Kronos
5 2 (3.85%) JDA
6 1 (1.92%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.92%) Progress
6 1 (1.92%) HP
6 1 (1.92%) Cerner
6 1 (1.92%) RedPrairie
6 1 (1.92%) Remedy
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