The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 24 June 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
London / City of London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 136 164
Rank change year-on-year -8 +28  
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 22 29 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.67% 0.86% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 1.00% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 30
Median daily rate £525 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -2.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £300 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £592 £613 £603
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -5.55% +9.75%  

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 the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2879 2907 4718
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 88.15% 85.93% 81.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2210 2380 3714
Median daily rate £500 £475 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +0.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £335 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 24 55
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -22.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £31.50 £56.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Integration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Integration Testing in the City of London

Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Integration Testing in the City of London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Integration Testing in the City of London

Integration Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Integration Testing in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 15 (41.67%) Java
1 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (38.89%) SQL
3 11 (30.56%) Finance
3 11 (30.56%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 8 (22.22%) Banking
6 7 (19.44%) TDD
6 7 (19.44%) C#
7 6 (16.67%) Linux
7 6 (16.67%) Validation
7 6 (16.67%) Data Analysis
7 6 (16.67%) Investment Banking
7 6 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
8 5 (13.89%) BDD
8 5 (13.89%) Unit Testing
9 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (11.11%) QA
9 4 (11.11%) Degree
9 4 (11.11%) Retail
9 4 (11.11%) Python
9 4 (11.11%) XML
9 4 (11.11%) Unix
9 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
9 4 (11.11%) HTML
9 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio
9 4 (11.11%) CSS
9 4 (11.11%) HTML5
9 4 (11.11%) REST
9 4 (11.11%) AngularJS

Integration Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (2.78%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.78%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) Google App Engine
2 1 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) HTTP
1 1 (2.78%) SSL
1 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) Big Data
1 2 (5.56%) KDB
1 2 (5.56%) QlikView
1 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.78%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) SQLite
2 1 (2.78%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.33%) JIRA
2 3 (8.33%) Selenium
2 3 (8.33%) SpecFlow
3 2 (5.56%) JBehave
3 2 (5.56%) Mercurial
3 2 (5.56%) MSBuild
4 1 (2.78%) Darcs
4 1 (2.78%) Mechanoid
4 1 (2.78%) Mockito
4 1 (2.78%) NuGet
4 1 (2.78%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.78%) Robolectric
4 1 (2.78%) Robotium
4 1 (2.78%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.78%) TestLink
4 1 (2.78%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.78%) Zephyr
General
1 11 (30.56%) Finance
2 8 (22.22%) Banking
3 6 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 4 (11.11%) Retail
5 3 (8.33%) Front Office
6 2 (5.56%) Legal
7 1 (2.78%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Developer
2 12 (33.33%) Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Java Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Business Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Build Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Business Process Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Business Process Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Hybris Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Lead Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Process Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Business Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Test Leader
7 2 (5.56%) Tester
8 1 (2.78%) Business IT Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Front Office Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) AngularJS
1 4 (11.11%) CSS
1 4 (11.11%) HTML
1 4 (11.11%) HTML5
1 4 (11.11%) REST
1 4 (11.11%) XML
2 3 (8.33%) JSON
2 3 (8.33%) SOAP
2 3 (8.33%) Web Services
3 2 (5.56%) .NET
3 2 (5.56%) Dropwizard
3 2 (5.56%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (5.56%) RESTful
3 2 (5.56%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (2.78%) ActionBarSherlock
4 1 (2.78%) Android SDK
4 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.78%) Gherkin
4 1 (2.78%) JAX-RS
4 1 (2.78%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (8.33%) Derivative
1 3 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (8.33%) N-Tier
2 2 (5.56%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.56%) Credit Risk
2 2 (5.56%) SWIFT
2 2 (5.56%) User Experience
2 2 (5.56%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) Equities
3 1 (2.78%) Fintech
3 1 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.78%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.78%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Linux
2 4 (11.11%) Unix
3 3 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.56%) Android
4 2 (5.56%) Windows
5 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (30.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 7 (19.44%) TDD
5 6 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 6 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
5 6 (16.67%) Validation
6 5 (13.89%) BDD
6 5 (13.89%) Unit Testing
7 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (11.11%) DevOps
7 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 3 (8.33%) Data Management
8 3 (8.33%) Regression Testing
8 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
8 3 (8.33%) Scrum
8 3 (8.33%) SDLC
8 3 (8.33%) System Testing
8 3 (8.33%) User Stories
9 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (41.67%) Java
2 14 (38.89%) SQL
3 7 (19.44%) C#
4 4 (11.11%) Python
5 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.56%) Perl
6 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.78%) Apple Swift
7 1 (2.78%) C
7 1 (2.78%) C++
7 1 (2.78%) Korn
7 1 (2.78%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.78%) Scala
7 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.78%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) QA
2 2 (5.56%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Ansible
1 1 (2.78%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (8.33%) Sybase
2 2 (5.56%) hybris
2 2 (5.56%) ION Trading
2 2 (5.56%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.78%) CA
3 1 (2.78%) Cloudera
3 1 (2.78%) F5
3 1 (2.78%) Google
3 1 (2.78%) Murex
3 1 (2.78%) NetApp
3 1 (2.78%) SAP
3 1 (2.78%) TOWER Software
3 1 (2.78%) Workday
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