Period
to 25 July 2017

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 25 July 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 119 111
Rank change year-on-year +22 -8 -9
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 51 24 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.63% 0.75% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 0.92% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 14 25
East Midlands median daily rate £500 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +33.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £314 £319 £240
90th Percentile £549 £511 £451
England median daily rate £419 £405 £380
% change year-on-year +3.40% +6.58% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £44.45 £41.50
% change year-on-year -4.39% +7.11% +3.75%

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 East Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2603 2622 2588
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 83.14% 81.45% 77.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1634 1634 1571
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £255 £250 £213
90th Percentile £545 £575 £534
England median daily rate £450 £425 £408
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 58 74
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.75 £17.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.08% -15.23% -17.14%
10th Percentile £10.59 £10.85 £10.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £43.63 £34.10
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.96
% change year-on-year - +13.87% +6.86%

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 25 July 2017.

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 25 July 2017. 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 +11 40 £510 +51.11%
Leicestershire -7 6 £400 - 1
Northamptonshire +6 3 £275 -43.59%
Lincolnshire - 1 £525 -
Integration Testing
England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 35 (68.63%) SAP
2 29 (56.86%) Manufacturing
2 29 (56.86%) Logistics
3 26 (50.98%) Data Migration
3 26 (50.98%) Migration
4 23 (45.10%) User Acceptance Testing
5 19 (37.25%) Security Cleared
5 19 (37.25%) ERP
6 18 (35.29%) SC Cleared
7 16 (31.37%) SAP ERP
8 15 (29.41%) Degree
9 13 (25.49%) SAP SD
9 13 (25.49%) SAP FI
9 13 (25.49%) SAP CO
9 13 (25.49%) SAP FI/CO
10 11 (21.57%) Billing
10 11 (21.57%) Data Mapping
10 11 (21.57%) IDoc
11 10 (19.61%) ABAP
12 9 (17.65%) Coaching
13 8 (15.69%) Relational Database
13 8 (15.69%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (15.69%) Scenario Testing
13 8 (15.69%) SAP Implementation
14 7 (13.73%) Web Application Development
14 7 (13.73%) System Integration Testing
15 6 (11.76%) Aerospace
16 5 (9.80%) Java
16 5 (9.80%) Linux
16 5 (9.80%) Test Strategy

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.84%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.96%) CICS
Business Applications
1 16 (31.37%) SAP ERP
2 13 (25.49%) SAP CO
2 13 (25.49%) SAP FI
2 13 (25.49%) SAP FI/CO
2 13 (25.49%) SAP SD
3 2 (3.92%) SAP MM
4 1 (1.96%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (1.96%) SAP WM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.84%) MySQL
2 4 (7.84%) RDBMS
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.96%) DataStage
3 1 (1.96%) DB2
3 1 (1.96%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Eclipse
1 4 (7.84%) JUnit
1 4 (7.84%) Mockito
2 1 (1.96%) ChangeMan
2 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
General
1 29 (56.86%) Manufacturing
2 11 (21.57%) Billing
3 6 (11.76%) Aerospace
4 4 (7.84%) Finance
5 1 (1.96%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 34 (66.67%) Consultant
2 32 (62.75%) SAP Consultant
3 11 (21.57%) SAP SD Consultant
4 7 (13.73%) SAP WM Consultant
5 5 (9.80%) Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Management Consultant
6 4 (7.84%) Project Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) SAP Supply Chain Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) Supply Chain Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Architect
8 2 (3.92%) SAP MM Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) Sitecore Architect
8 2 (3.92%) Test Analyst
9 1 (1.96%) Lead Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Sales Consultant
9 1 (1.96%) Technical Consultant
9 1 (1.96%) Test Consultant
9 1 (1.96%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.57%) IDoc
2 4 (7.84%) .NET
2 4 (7.84%) Hibernate
2 4 (7.84%) J2EE
2 4 (7.84%) Java EE
2 4 (7.84%) JPA
2 4 (7.84%) Spring
3 3 (5.88%) REST
4 1 (1.96%) EDI
4 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (1.96%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
2 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.96%) User Experience
2 1 (1.96%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Linux
2 3 (5.88%) Windows
3 2 (3.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (56.86%) Logistics
2 26 (50.98%) Data Migration
2 26 (50.98%) Migration
3 23 (45.10%) User Acceptance Testing
4 19 (37.25%) ERP
5 11 (21.57%) Data Mapping
6 9 (17.65%) Coaching
7 8 (15.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (15.69%) SAP Implementation
7 8 (15.69%) Scenario Testing
8 7 (13.73%) System Integration Testing
8 7 (13.73%) Web Application Development
9 5 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (9.80%) Test Strategy
9 5 (9.80%) Unit Testing
10 4 (7.84%) Software Architecture
10 4 (7.84%) Software Engineering
11 3 (5.88%) MVC
11 3 (5.88%) Scrum
12 2 (3.92%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.61%) ABAP
2 5 (9.80%) Java
3 1 (1.96%) COBOL
3 1 (1.96%) R
3 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (37.25%) Security Cleared
2 18 (35.29%) SC Cleared
3 15 (29.41%) Degree
4 2 (3.92%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (3.92%) ISEB
4 2 (3.92%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 4 (7.84%) Virtual Servers
1 4 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (68.63%) SAP
2 4 (7.84%) Red Hat
2 4 (7.84%) Siemens
2 4 (7.84%) VMware
3 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.88%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.96%) IBM
4 1 (1.96%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.96%) TIBCO