The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for Integration Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Integration Testing
Hampshire / Basingstoke
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 39 29
Rank change year-on-year +3 -10  
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 8 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 2.10% 0.31% 2.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% 0.45% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Median daily rate £280 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 - £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £341 - £361
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -5.55% +9.75%  

Integration Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 332 223 178
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 87.14% 69.69% 82.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 105 111
Median daily rate £356 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.23% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £702 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 5
Median hourly rate £35.00 £17.45 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.57% +16.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £15.98 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £27.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Integration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke citing Integration Testing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Integration Testing in Basingstoke

Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Integration Testing in Basingstoke.

Contractor daily rate trend for Integration Testing in Basingstoke

Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Integration Testing in Basingstoke over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Integration Testing in Basingstoke

Integration Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Integration Testing in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) HP
3 4 (50.00%) Ericsson
3 4 (50.00%) Service Management
4 3 (37.50%) ITSM
4 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
4 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
4 3 (37.50%) eTOM
4 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
4 3 (37.50%) Release Management
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) Tivoli
4 3 (37.50%) Netcool
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) MySQL
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) DB2
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) SNMP
4 3 (37.50%) IBM
4 3 (37.50%) OpenView
4 3 (37.50%) Network Management
4 3 (37.50%) Change Control
4 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
4 3 (37.50%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (25.00%) MVNO
5 2 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2

Integration Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 1 (12.50%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) SNMP
2 2 (25.00%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) DB2
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Coordinator
2 1 (12.50%) QA Coordinator
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Test Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Service Management
2 3 (37.50%) Change Control
2 3 (37.50%) eTOM
2 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) ITSM
2 3 (37.50%) Network Management
2 3 (37.50%) Release Management
2 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Netcool
1 3 (37.50%) OpenView
1 3 (37.50%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) Ericsson
3 3 (37.50%) IBM
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) Motorola