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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Integration Testing
London / City of London
Rank 139 130 163
Rank change year-on-year -9 +33  
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 14 31 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.47% 0.94% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 1.07% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 27 17
Median daily rate £463 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.62% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +3.44% -3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.35 £49.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year -8.37% +22.22%  

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 2560 2885 4153
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 85.48% 87.74% 82.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2008 2312 3203
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 25 35
Median hourly rate £16.00 £19.99 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.96% -2.21%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.84 £47.50 £92.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

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 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Integration Testing in the City of London.

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

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 9 (32.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (28.57%) Data Analysis
2 8 (28.57%) Java
3 7 (25.00%) Finance
3 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (21.43%) System Integration Testing
5 5 (17.86%) SQL
5 5 (17.86%) Python
5 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
6 4 (14.29%) SAP
6 4 (14.29%) .NET
6 4 (14.29%) SOA
6 4 (14.29%) ETL
6 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (14.29%) Validation
6 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 4 (14.29%) Test Strategy
7 3 (10.71%) Big Data
7 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
7 3 (10.71%) Apache Spark
7 3 (10.71%) Scala
7 3 (10.71%) Hadoop
7 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (10.71%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (10.71%) hybris
7 3 (10.71%) REST
7 3 (10.71%) SDLC
7 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (10.71%) Android

Integration Testing
Top Related 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 3 (10.71%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.57%) CMS
2 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
1 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (3.57%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (7.14%) Google App Engine
2 2 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Big Data
1 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (10.71%) Hadoop
1 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.14%) Apache Hive
2 2 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (7.14%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.14%) Impala
2 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
2 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.57%) SAP BW
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.57%) SQLite
3 1 (3.57%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) HP UFT
2 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.14%) Mercurial
2 2 (7.14%) MSBuild
2 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.57%) Darcs
3 1 (3.57%) Mechanoid
3 1 (3.57%) NuGet
3 1 (3.57%) NUnit
3 1 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (3.57%) Robolectric
3 1 (3.57%) Robotium
3 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.57%) Subversion
3 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.57%) TestLink
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Retail
3 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Analyst
2 9 (32.14%) Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Test Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Business Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Hybris Developer
5 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Architect
5 2 (7.14%) AWS Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Azure Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Big Data Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Build Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Data Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Data Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) ETL Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Finance Business Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Lead Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Reinsurance Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) .NET
2 3 (10.71%) REST
3 2 (7.14%) Kafka
3 2 (7.14%) Middleware
3 2 (7.14%) Web Services
3 2 (7.14%) XML
4 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.57%) ActionBarSherlock
4 1 (3.57%) Android SDK
4 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (3.57%) J2EE
4 1 (3.57%) JSTL
4 1 (3.57%) SAP CO-PA
4 1 (3.57%) SOAP
4 1 (3.57%) XSD
4 1 (3.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.14%) Equities
1 2 (7.14%) Reinsurance
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Credit Risk
2 1 (3.57%) Derivative
2 1 (3.57%) Fixed Income
2 1 (3.57%) SWIFT
2 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Android
1 3 (10.71%) Linux
1 3 (10.71%) Unix
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (21.43%) System Integration Testing
5 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
6 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (14.29%) ETL
6 4 (14.29%) SOA
6 4 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 4 (14.29%) Test Strategy
6 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Validation
7 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (10.71%) Data Validation
7 3 (10.71%) ERP
7 3 (10.71%) Regression Testing
7 3 (10.71%) SDLC
7 3 (10.71%) TDD
8 2 (7.14%) Data Modelling
8 2 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) Java
2 5 (17.86%) Python
2 5 (17.86%) SQL
3 3 (10.71%) C#
3 3 (10.71%) Scala
4 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
4 2 (7.14%) R
4 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.57%) Apple Swift
5 1 (3.57%) C
5 1 (3.57%) Korn
5 1 (3.57%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.57%) Perl
5 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.57%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) SEPA
2 1 (3.57%) TARGET2
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) SAP
2 3 (10.71%) hybris
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) CODA
3 2 (7.14%) Cognos
3 2 (7.14%) Google
4 1 (3.57%) Bloomberg
4 1 (3.57%) HP
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) Sybase
4 1 (3.57%) Workday
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