Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 101 112 96
Rank change year-on-year +11 -16 -6
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 18 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.96% 0.85% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 1.00% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 12
Bristol median daily rate £400 £475 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% +31.03% -14.71%
10th Percentile £294 £268 £278
90th Percentile £430 £550 £438
South West median daily rate £425 £480 £425
% change year-on-year -11.46% +12.94% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Bristol median hourly rate - £61.50 -
South West median hourly rate - £60.00 -

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 1,521 1,808 1,562
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 81.12% 85.69% 82.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 981 1,270 1,028
Bristol median daily rate £425 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.68% +3.33%
10th Percentile £300 £283 £256
90th Percentile £625 £575 £538
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 67 38
Bristol median hourly rate £35.00 £38.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +120.00% -30.00%
10th Percentile £14.50 £14.50 £11.60
90th Percentile £52.50 £62.28 £48.25
South West median hourly rate £37.75 £40.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year -5.63% +29.03% -13.89%

Integration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Integration Testing in Bristol

Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Integration Testing in Bristol

Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Integration Testing in Bristol over the 6 months to 19 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Integration Testing in Bristol

Integration Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Integration Testing in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 12 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 10 (55.56%) C
3 8 (44.44%) UML
3 8 (44.44%) Rational Rhapsody
4 6 (33.33%) MATLAB
4 6 (33.33%) Simulink
4 6 (33.33%) VxWorks
4 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 4 (22.22%) MISRA
6 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (11.11%) SysML
7 2 (11.11%) Ada
7 2 (11.11%) Java
7 2 (11.11%) Cucumber
7 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
7 2 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (11.11%) Docker
7 2 (11.11%) JIRA
7 2 (11.11%) Ada 95
8 1 (5.56%) Gatling
8 1 (5.56%) Slack
8 1 (5.56%) Serverless
8 1 (5.56%) Java 8
8 1 (5.56%) Selenium
8 1 (5.56%) Atlassian
8 1 (5.56%) jQuery
8 1 (5.56%) OWASP
8 1 (5.56%) Git (software)

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Serverless
1 1 (5.56%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.11%) JIRA
3 1 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (5.56%) Bitbucket
3 1 (5.56%) Bugzilla
3 1 (5.56%) Gatling
3 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.56%) Maven
3 1 (5.56%) Selenium
3 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) C Software Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Test Leader
3 3 (16.67%) Test Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Ada Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Ada Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Development Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Software Development Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Software Verification Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Integration Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Integration Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Maximo Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) UAT Lead
5 1 (5.56%) UAT Manager
5 1 (5.56%) UAT Test Lead
5 1 (5.56%) UAT Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) GraphQL
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) jQuery
1 1 (5.56%) REST
1 1 (5.56%) Spring
1 1 (5.56%) Vue.js
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 8 (44.44%) UML
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (11.11%) SysML
5 1 (5.56%) BDD
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) Manual Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Microservices
5 1 (5.56%) OWASP
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Security Testing
5 1 (5.56%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (5.56%) System Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.56%) Test Management
5 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) C
2 6 (33.33%) MATLAB
3 2 (11.11%) Ada
3 2 (11.11%) Ada 95
3 2 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.56%) Groovy
4 1 (5.56%) Java 8
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) MISRA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Kibana
1 1 (5.56%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Atlassian
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle