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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integration Testing
Rank 106 91 92
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +1
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 19 20 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.75% 0.93% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 1.33% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 10
Average daily rate £450 £450 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +32.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £274 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £575 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+23.75% -
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
2043 1505 1542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.69% 69.84% 73.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1154 869 842
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 97 78
Average hourly rate £20.00 £26.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -28.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.06 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £155.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Integration Testing within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Coventry +4 8 £450 +55.17% 3
Warwickshire +4 3 £750 +134.37% 1
Shropshire - 3 - - 1
Birmingham -5 2 £338 -25.00% 10
Solihull - 1 £325 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £375 - 1
Integration Testing
England

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 31 (63.27%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (53.06%) SQL
3 20 (40.82%) Test Scripting
3 20 (40.82%) Waterfall
4 19 (38.78%) ISTQB
4 19 (38.78%) ISEB
5 18 (36.73%) BizTalk Server
6 17 (34.69%) XML
7 15 (30.61%) XML Messaging
7 15 (30.61%) V-Model
7 15 (30.61%) HP Quality Center
8 12 (24.49%) Finance
8 12 (24.49%) .NET
8 12 (24.49%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
10 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
11 9 (18.37%) SharePoint
11 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Azure
12 8 (16.33%) Office 365
12 8 (16.33%) CRM
12 8 (16.33%) SAP
13 7 (14.29%) C#
13 7 (14.29%) Migration
13 7 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
13 7 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
14 6 (12.24%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (12.24%) Data Migration
14 6 (12.24%) Windows
14 6 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
15 5 (10.20%) Continuous Integration

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 18 (36.73%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (18.37%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.12%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.08%) Lync
4 2 (4.08%) NServiceBus
5 1 (2.04%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.04%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.04%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.04%) SAP CRM
2 1 (2.04%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.04%) SAP HCM
2 1 (2.04%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (16.33%) Office 365
3 5 (10.20%) IaaS
4 4 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (4.08%) PaaS
5 2 (4.08%) SaaS
5 2 (4.08%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) Data Mining
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (4.08%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.08%) QlikView
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.04%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.16%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.12%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (6.12%) Selenium
4 2 (4.08%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.08%) FxCop
4 2 (4.08%) Moq
4 2 (4.08%) NSubstitute
4 2 (4.08%) StyleCop
5 1 (2.04%) JIRA
5 1 (2.04%) Subversion
5 1 (2.04%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 12 (24.49%) Finance
2 5 (10.20%) Retail
3 3 (6.12%) Automotive
3 3 (6.12%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.12%) Publishing
4 1 (2.04%) Back Office
4 1 (2.04%) Games
4 1 (2.04%) Local Government
4 1 (2.04%) Marketing
4 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (36.73%) Analyst
1 18 (36.73%) Test Analyst
2 11 (22.45%) Integration Analyst
2 11 (22.45%) Integration Test Analyst
3 9 (18.37%) Consultant
3 9 (18.37%) SQL Analyst
3 9 (18.37%) XML Analyst
4 8 (16.33%) Developer
5 6 (12.24%) UAT Analyst
5 6 (12.24%) UAT Test Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) Financial Analyst
7 4 (8.16%) DevOps Consultant
7 4 (8.16%) QC Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) .NET Developer
8 3 (6.12%) CRM Consultant
8 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Consultant
8 3 (6.12%) Test Manager
8 3 (6.12%) Tester
9 2 (4.08%) Architect
9 2 (4.08%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (34.69%) XML
2 15 (30.61%) XML Messaging
3 12 (24.49%) .NET
4 4 (8.16%) HTML
5 3 (6.12%) jQuery
6 2 (4.08%) .NET Framework
6 2 (4.08%) AngularJS
6 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 2 (4.08%) Castle Windsor
6 2 (4.08%) COM
6 2 (4.08%) CSS
6 2 (4.08%) Entity Framework
6 2 (4.08%) HTML5
6 2 (4.08%) Middleware
6 2 (4.08%) NHibernate
6 2 (4.08%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (4.08%) SAP Basis
6 2 (4.08%) SAP PI
6 2 (4.08%) SOAP
6 2 (4.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.08%) User Experience
3 1 (2.04%) CAN bus
3 1 (2.04%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.24%) Windows
2 4 (8.16%) Unix
2 4 (8.16%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.04%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (63.27%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (40.82%) Test Scripting
2 20 (40.82%) Waterfall
3 15 (30.61%) V-Model
4 12 (24.49%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (16.33%) CRM
6 7 (14.29%) Migration
6 7 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
7 6 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (12.24%) Data Migration
8 5 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (10.20%) Data Management
8 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Management
9 4 (8.16%) Configuration Management
9 4 (8.16%) Data Protection
9 4 (8.16%) DevOps
9 4 (8.16%) MVC
10 3 (6.12%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (6.12%) Regression Testing
10 3 (6.12%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (53.06%) SQL
2 7 (14.29%) C#
3 5 (10.20%) PowerShell
4 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.04%) VB
5 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (38.78%) ISEB
1 19 (38.78%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (30.61%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (10.20%) SCOM
3 3 (6.12%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (6.12%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.33%) SAP
3 3 (6.12%) IBM
3 3 (6.12%) Oracle
4 2 (4.08%) Infor
4 2 (4.08%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.08%) SaltStack
5 1 (2.04%) Cognos
5 1 (2.04%) Talend
Coventry
Pertemps IT
Rate: £350 - £450 a day all inclusive
Posted: 8 days ago
Coventry
Pertemps IT
Rate: £400 to £450 a day all inclusive
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Annapurna HR
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Coventry
Ciber UK
Rate: £0 - £450 per day
Posted: 23 days ago