Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 16 January 2018 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 109 97
Rank change year-on-year -16 -12 +25
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 22 41 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.73% 1.31% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 1.60% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 22 27
East Midlands median daily rate £444 £350 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.79% -7.89% +1.33%
10th Percentile £336 £263 £296
90th Percentile £532 £475 £471
England median daily rate £440 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% +6.67% -7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £33.75 £47.79 £41.00
% change year-on-year -29.38% +16.56% +2.50%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,507 2,569 2,461
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 82.79% 81.89% 79.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,616 1,649 1,532
East Midlands median daily rate £396 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.26% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £238 £215 £233
90th Percentile £550 £565 £525
England median daily rate £450 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 71 87
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £16.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.80% +0.34%
10th Percentile £9.31 £10.25 £10.43
90th Percentile £48.90 £38.75 £40.10
England median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% +15.00%

Integration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Integration Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Integration Testing in the East Midlands

Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Integration Testing in the East Midlands

Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Integration Testing in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Integration Testing in the East Midlands

Integration Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Integration Testing in the East Midlands

Integration Testing
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. 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
Derbyshire -5 13 £500 +60.00%
Nottinghamshire +1 4 £431 -4.17% 2
Northamptonshire +3 2 £400 +14.29%
Leicestershire -7 1 £500 +185.71% 2
Integration Testing
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 14 (63.64%) Manufacturing
2 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
3 10 (45.45%) Scrum
3 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (40.91%) Test Automation
5 8 (36.36%) Kanban
5 8 (36.36%) Data Migration
5 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared
5 8 (36.36%) Migration
5 8 (36.36%) SAP
6 7 (31.82%) SAP FI
6 7 (31.82%) SAP MM
6 7 (31.82%) SAP CO
6 7 (31.82%) SAP FI/CO
6 7 (31.82%) Aerospace
6 7 (31.82%) Logistics
6 7 (31.82%) Degree
7 6 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (27.27%) Games
7 6 (27.27%) PLM
7 6 (27.27%) TDD
7 6 (27.27%) User Stories
7 6 (27.27%) Coaching
8 5 (22.73%) Scenario Testing
8 5 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (22.73%) Software Testing
9 4 (18.18%) Test Management
9 4 (18.18%) Test Scripting
9 4 (18.18%) Analytics

Integration Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 7 (31.82%) SAP CO
1 7 (31.82%) SAP FI
1 7 (31.82%) SAP FI/CO
1 7 (31.82%) SAP MM
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (4.55%) SAP ERP
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) Selenium
2 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 14 (63.64%) Manufacturing
2 7 (31.82%) Aerospace
3 6 (27.27%) Games
4 2 (9.09%) Finance
5 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Consultant
1 8 (36.36%) SAP Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) SAP MM Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Scrum Master
3 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
3 2 (9.09%) Test Leader
3 2 (9.09%) Test Team Leader
3 2 (9.09%) Tester
4 1 (4.55%) Agile Scrum Master
4 1 (4.55%) Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Automation Team Leader
4 1 (4.55%) Automation Test Lead
4 1 (4.55%) Business Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Change Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (4.55%) QA Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) SAP PP Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) SAP Supply Chain Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (45.45%) Scrum
2 9 (40.91%) Test Automation
3 8 (36.36%) Data Migration
3 8 (36.36%) Kanban
3 8 (36.36%) Migration
4 7 (31.82%) Logistics
5 6 (27.27%) Coaching
5 6 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (27.27%) PLM
5 6 (27.27%) TDD
5 6 (27.27%) User Stories
6 5 (22.73%) Scenario Testing
6 5 (22.73%) Software Testing
6 5 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (18.18%) Analytics
7 4 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
7 4 (18.18%) Test Management
7 4 (18.18%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 7 (31.82%) Degree
4 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
4 2 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) SAP
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Talend