The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 26 April 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
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 57 65
Rank change year-on-year +11 +8  
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 8 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.36% 0.92% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% 1.15% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 1
Median daily rate £381 £338 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.96% -30.05%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £370
% change year-on-year +3.22% +4.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.25
% change year-on-year - +0.59%  

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 Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 473 610 619
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 80.31% 80.26% 75.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 397 416
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £242 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 15
Median hourly rate £13.81 £35.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.53% +133.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £10.73 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £42.50 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year +2.77% +17.07%  

Integration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham 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 Birmingham

Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Integration Testing in Birmingham

Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Integration Testing in Birmingham over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Integration Testing in Birmingham

Integration Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Integration Testing in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (56.25%) Unit Testing
2 5 (31.25%) Regression Testing
2 5 (31.25%) HTML
2 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
2 5 (31.25%) XML
2 5 (31.25%) CSS
2 5 (31.25%) OO
2 5 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (31.25%) Software Testing
2 5 (31.25%) HTML5
2 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
2 5 (31.25%) System Integration Testing
2 5 (31.25%) Front End Development
3 4 (25.00%) Open Source
3 4 (25.00%) CSS3
3 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (25.00%) Scrum
3 4 (25.00%) jQuery
3 4 (25.00%) Kanban
3 4 (25.00%) JSON
4 3 (18.75%) Data Management
4 3 (18.75%) .NET
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
4 3 (18.75%) SAP
4 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
4 3 (18.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (18.75%) System Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Node.js

Integration Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) GitHub
2 1 (6.25%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.25%) MySQL
3 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (18.75%) gulp
2 3 (18.75%) JHipster
2 3 (18.75%) Protractor
3 2 (12.50%) JIRA
4 1 (6.25%) LabVIEW
4 1 (6.25%) MorphX
4 1 (6.25%) NuGet
4 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
1 1 (6.25%) Automotive
1 1 (6.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (18.75%) Angular Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
1 5 (31.25%) CSS
1 5 (31.25%) HTML
1 5 (31.25%) HTML5
1 5 (31.25%) XML
2 4 (25.00%) CSS3
2 4 (25.00%) jQuery
2 4 (25.00%) JSON
3 3 (18.75%) .NET
3 3 (18.75%) Angular 2
3 3 (18.75%) Node.js
3 3 (18.75%) REST
3 3 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.25%) Dojo
5 1 (6.25%) DOM
5 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
5 1 (6.25%) Web Services
5 1 (6.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (56.25%) Unit Testing
2 5 (31.25%) Front End Development
2 5 (31.25%) OO
2 5 (31.25%) Regression Testing
2 5 (31.25%) Software Testing
2 5 (31.25%) System Integration Testing
2 5 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Kanban
3 4 (25.00%) Open Source
3 4 (25.00%) Scrum
3 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (18.75%) Contract Management
4 3 (18.75%) Data Management
4 3 (18.75%) Defect Management
4 3 (18.75%) Master Data Management
4 3 (18.75%) System Testing
5 2 (12.50%) ERP
5 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) HP
2 1 (6.25%) JD Edwards
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Rate: £300.00 - £375.00 per day
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