The first table below looks at the demand for Integration Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Integration Testing
Rank 93 74 61
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -13
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 12 8 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.67% 0.61% 1.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.82% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 19
Average daily rate £320 £200 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £190 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £562 £280 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +18.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1360 972 1309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 75.81% 73.52% 73.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 918 508 708
Average daily rate £350 £330 £342
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £243 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £425 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 29 31
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.93 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.30% -9.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.66 £12.15 £11.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.00 £27.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Integration Testing
Yorkshire

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Integration Testing across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Integration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Integration Testing Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Integration Testing across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Integration Testing Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Integration Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Integration Testing Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Integration Testing
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -16 8 £300 +50.00%
Bradford - 1 £553 -
Integration Testing
Yorkshire

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 11 (42.31%) Finance
2 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) Java
3 8 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (26.92%) Build Automation
4 7 (26.92%) Adobe
5 6 (23.08%) Manual Testing
5 6 (23.08%) Test Management
6 5 (19.23%) Test Scripting
6 5 (19.23%) jQuery
6 5 (19.23%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (19.23%) CSS3
6 5 (19.23%) Photoshop
6 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
6 5 (19.23%) HTML
6 5 (19.23%) CSS
6 5 (19.23%) JSP
6 5 (19.23%) Web Design
7 4 (15.38%) MooTools
8 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
8 3 (11.54%) VB
8 3 (11.54%) Oracle
8 3 (11.54%) Migration
9 2 (7.69%) Scrum
9 2 (7.69%) Validation
9 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
9 2 (7.69%) Micro Focus
9 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
9 2 (7.69%) Retail

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 2 (7.69%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Ethernet
1 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.85%) DVB
1 1 (3.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Jackrabbit
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Rational Rose
1 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.85%) Maven
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
1 1 (3.85%) ReSharper
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.85%) FindBugs
1 1 (3.85%) dotCover
General
1 11 (42.31%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Developer
2 5 (19.23%) UI Developer
2 5 (19.23%) UI Programmer
3 4 (15.38%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Test Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Test Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Tester
4 3 (11.54%) Systems Tester
5 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Systems Test Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Systems Integration Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Applications Development Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Applications Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Development Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) HTML
1 5 (19.23%) CSS
1 5 (19.23%) JSP
1 5 (19.23%) jQuery
1 5 (19.23%) CSS3
2 4 (15.38%) MooTools
3 2 (7.69%) OSGi
3 2 (7.69%) JSR 170
4 1 (3.85%) WCF
4 1 (3.85%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (3.85%) Middleware
4 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.85%) Spring
4 1 (3.85%) Ajax
4 1 (3.85%) Java EE
4 1 (3.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.85%) IPTV
1 1 (3.85%) Data Integration
1 1 (3.85%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (26.92%) Build Automation
4 6 (23.08%) Manual Testing
4 6 (23.08%) Test Management
5 5 (19.23%) Test Scripting
5 5 (19.23%) Web Design
6 3 (11.54%) Migration
6 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
6 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Performance Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 2 (7.69%) Scrum
7 2 (7.69%) Validation
7 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
7 2 (7.69%) Software Testing
8 1 (3.85%) TDD
8 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.85%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) Java
2 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.54%) VB
4 2 (7.69%) COBOL
5 1 (3.85%) Python
5 1 (3.85%) SQL
5 1 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) ISEB
1 2 (7.69%) ISTQB
1 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Adobe
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) Business Objects
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) BEA
3 2 (7.69%) Micro Focus
4 1 (3.85%) Perforce
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