Period
to 27 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for System Integration Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited System Integration Testing over the 6 months to 27 May 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.

System Integration Testing (SIT)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 134 131
Rank change year-on-year -3 -3 -6
Contract jobs citing System Integration Testing 10 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.35% 0.47% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.56% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 9
East Midlands median daily rate £438 £300 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.83% -26.83% +2.50%
10th Percentile £313 £262 £354
90th Percentile £496 £442 £540
England median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% - +2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £27.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year - -22.54% +1.43%

System 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 2,451 2,482 2,589
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 84.63% 82.73% 81.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,492 1,546 1,596
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% +2.74%
10th Percentile £244 £250 £234
90th Percentile £544 £550 £563
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 74 71
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £16.03 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.20% -8.43% +4.48%
10th Percentile £10.44 £10.29 £11.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £52.50 £43.00
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.50 £23.62
% change year-on-year -13.73% +7.98% +12.45%

System Integration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for System Integration Testing in the East Midlands

System 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 System Integration Testing in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for System Integration Testing in the East Midlands

System Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing System Integration Testing in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for System Integration Testing in the East Midlands

System 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 System Integration Testing within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 27 May 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
Nottinghamshire -6 4 £475 +58.33% 1
Northamptonshire +4 3 £325 +8.33%
System Integration Testing
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing System 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for System Integration Testing.

1 8 (80.00%) Integration Testing
2 7 (70.00%) JIRA
3 6 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (60.00%) Scrum
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
5 4 (40.00%) System Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Windows
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
6 3 (30.00%) .NET
6 3 (30.00%) IIS
6 3 (30.00%) Web Services
6 3 (30.00%) Linux
6 3 (30.00%) ETL
6 3 (30.00%) TDD
6 3 (30.00%) C#
6 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (30.00%) Change Management
6 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
6 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
6 3 (30.00%) Kanban
6 3 (30.00%) Manual Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Test Management
6 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (30.00%) Degree
6 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
6 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
6 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (30.00%) Test Automation

System 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 3 (30.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) JIRA
2 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (20.00%) Selenium
4 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
4 1 (10.00%) TestDirector
4 1 (10.00%) TestPartner
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Tester
2 1 (10.00%) Banking Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Integration Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Scrum
2 6 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 4 (40.00%) System Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (30.00%) Defect Tracking
5 3 (30.00%) Kanban
5 3 (30.00%) Line Management
5 3 (30.00%) Manual Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Mobile Development
5 3 (30.00%) Scenario Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (30.00%) Test Management
5 3 (30.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
1 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Splunk