The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Integration Testing
South East / Berkshire
Rank 77 105 116
Rank change year-on-year +28 +11  
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 24 21 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.30% 0.85% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 1.06% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 11
Median daily rate £390 £250 £362
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +55.80% -30.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £150 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £364 £375
% change year-on-year +3.09% -3.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.35 £49.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year -8.37% +22.22%  

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 Berkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1491 1977 2180
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 80.55% 80.33% 75.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 692 1023 1134
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £280 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 45 54
Median hourly rate £15.50 £19.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.42% -30.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.25 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £96.60 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Integration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire 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 Berkshire

Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Integration Testing in Berkshire

Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Integration Testing in Berkshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Integration Testing in Berkshire

Integration Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Integration Testing in Berkshire

Integration Testing
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Reading +12 8 £175 -56.25% 1
Maidenhead - 2 £550 - 1
Slough +6 1 £475 +216.66%
Bracknell - 1 - -
Integration Testing
South East

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 13 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 12 (30.77%) Web Services
3 11 (28.21%) Migration
4 10 (25.64%) System Integration Testing
5 9 (23.08%) Functional Testing
5 9 (23.08%) Software Engineering
6 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (17.95%) SAP
7 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (15.38%) SDLC
8 6 (15.38%) Records Management
8 6 (15.38%) Documentum
8 6 (15.38%) WDK
8 6 (15.38%) Workflow
9 5 (12.82%) Finance
9 5 (12.82%) CRM
9 5 (12.82%) Test Scripting
9 5 (12.82%) Workday
9 5 (12.82%) Workday HCM
10 4 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (10.26%) SAP IS-U
10 4 (10.26%) Test Automation
10 4 (10.26%) ISTQB
10 4 (10.26%) QA
10 4 (10.26%) CSS
10 4 (10.26%) Oracle
10 4 (10.26%) HTML
10 4 (10.26%) Java
10 4 (10.26%) ABAP
10 4 (10.26%) SOA

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 6 (15.38%) Documentum
2 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Workday HCM
2 4 (10.26%) SAP IS-U
3 3 (7.69%) SAP FI-CA
4 2 (5.13%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (2.56%) NetSuite
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle CX
2 1 (2.56%) GoToWebinar
2 1 (2.56%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) 3G
1 2 (5.13%) 4G
1 2 (5.13%) LTE
1 2 (5.13%) UMTS
2 1 (2.56%) 5G
2 1 (2.56%) GSM
2 1 (2.56%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Selenium
2 1 (2.56%) JIRA
2 1 (2.56%) Robot Framework
2 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Games
3 1 (2.56%) Local Government
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (17.95%) Consultant
2 5 (12.82%) Software Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) SAP Consultant
3 4 (10.26%) SAP ISU Consultant
3 4 (10.26%) Technical Leader
3 4 (10.26%) Test Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Test Leader
5 2 (5.13%) 3G Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Architect
5 2 (5.13%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Documentum Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Test Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Database Architect
6 1 (2.56%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Radio Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Senior 3G Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.77%) Web Services
2 6 (15.38%) WDK
3 4 (10.26%) CSS
3 4 (10.26%) HTML
4 3 (7.69%) .NET
4 3 (7.69%) Apache Camel
4 3 (7.69%) J2EE
4 3 (7.69%) OSGi
4 3 (7.69%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 3 (7.69%) Unity DI Container
4 3 (7.69%) Unreal Engine
5 1 (2.56%) Java EE
5 1 (2.56%) jQuery
5 1 (2.56%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.13%) Life Science
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 11 (28.21%) Migration
3 10 (25.64%) System Integration Testing
4 9 (23.08%) Functional Testing
4 9 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (15.38%) Records Management
6 6 (15.38%) SDLC
6 6 (15.38%) Workflow
7 5 (12.82%) CRM
7 5 (12.82%) Test Scripting
8 4 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (10.26%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (10.26%) SOA
8 4 (10.26%) TDD
8 4 (10.26%) Test Automation
9 3 (7.69%) BDD
9 3 (7.69%) Change Control
9 3 (7.69%) Load Testing
9 3 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.26%) ABAP
1 4 (10.26%) Java
2 3 (7.69%) C#
2 3 (7.69%) C++
2 3 (7.69%) PHP
2 3 (7.69%) VB.NET
3 2 (5.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) ISTQB
2 3 (7.69%) ISEB
3 2 (5.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.56%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) SAP
2 5 (12.82%) Workday
3 4 (10.26%) Oracle
4 2 (5.13%) BMC
4 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.13%) Remedy
5 1 (2.56%) HP
5 1 (2.56%) Hyperion
5 1 (2.56%) Mapinfo
5 1 (2.56%) Marketo
5 1 (2.56%) Nokia Networks
5 1 (2.56%) Progress
5 1 (2.56%) Samsung
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