Period
to 11 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 6 months to 11 August 2020 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
South West > Bristol
6 months to
11 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 61 87 105
Rank change year-on-year +26 +18 -28
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 10 28 17
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Bristol 1.33% 1.49% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 1.77% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 2
Median daily rate £325 £475 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.58% +62.39% -16.43%
10th Percentile £308 £310 £267
90th Percentile £349 £600 £312
South West median daily rate £325 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -27.78% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £60.00 -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £60.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -41.67% +33.33% +11.11%

Integration Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 625 1,583 1,610
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 83.33% 84.16% 84.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 1,023 1,088
Median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £301 £281 £275
90th Percentile £600 £600 £538
South West median daily rate £475 £450 £415
% change year-on-year +5.56% +8.43% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 61 53
Median hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% -10.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.85 £12.80
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.50 £51.75
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -17.65% +6.25% -

Integration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Integration Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Integration Testing in Bristol

Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Integration Testing in Bristol.

Daily rate trend for Integration Testing in Bristol

Integration Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Integration Testing in Bristol.

Hourly rate trend for Integration Testing in Bristol

For the 6 months to 11 August 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Integration Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 8 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
1 8 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (80.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Scenario Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (60.00%) Oracle
4 5 (50.00%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 5 (50.00%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Logistics
6 1 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (10.00%) Physics
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
6 1 (10.00%) SQL
6 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) Maximo
6 1 (10.00%) API Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Schematic Capture
6 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineering
6 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
6 1 (10.00%) Big Data

Integration Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Business Applications
1 5 (50.00%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 1 (10.00%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) HR Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Maximo Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle HRMS Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) RF Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 8 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Scenario Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Logistics
3 2 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) API Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Physics
4 1 (10.00%) Schematic Capture
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) PeopleSoft