Period
to 29 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 29 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 East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
29 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 82 99 117
Rank change year-on-year +17 +18 -25
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 5 15 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.41% 0.96% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 1.08% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 8
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £425 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +23.64% -0.36%
10th Percentile £409 £333 £300
90th Percentile £495 £970 £463
South East median daily rate £413 £373 £389
% change year-on-year +10.74% -4.18% +11.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £33.43 £52.50 £40.60
% change year-on-year -36.33% +29.33% +377.59%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,008 1,394 1,898
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 81.69% 89.07% 83.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 574 835 911
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £420 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +1.82% +3.13%
10th Percentile £250 £232 £255
90th Percentile £550 £588 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 81 88
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.75 £16.66 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.46% -4.80% +16.67%
10th Percentile £11.70 £11.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £21.75 £47.50 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £22.88 £26.65 £24.56
% change year-on-year -14.17% +8.51% +9.16%

Integration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Integration Testing in Buckinghamshire

Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Integration Testing in Buckinghamshire

Integration Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Integration Testing in Buckinghamshire

Integration Testing
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 29 January 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +18 5 £450 -33.33% 3
Integration Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 29 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (20.00%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) User Stories
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Power BI
2 1 (20.00%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (20.00%) Power Platform
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Kanban
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Azure
2 1 (20.00%) AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum-ban
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Games
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development

Integration Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (40.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
1 1 (20.00%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Power BI
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) CRM Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum Master
2 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) TIBCO Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Kanban
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum-ban
2 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) User Stories
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) TIBCO