Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 148 117
Rank change year-on-year +17 -31 -13
Contract jobs citing System Integration Testing 14 5 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.51% 0.16% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.19% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 19
East Midlands median daily rate £488 £288 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +69.57% -42.50% +21.15%
10th Percentile £395 £234 £364
90th Percentile £539 £331 £555
England median daily rate £430 £408 £423
% change year-on-year +5.52% -3.55% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £30.50 £31.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year -1.61% -12.68% -5.33%

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 2,234 2,681 2,625
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 81.62% 84.90% 82.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,430 1,686 1,682
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £275 £250 £263
90th Percentile £538 £550 £575
England median daily rate £468 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.89% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 105 56
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.90% +1.75% -15.30%
10th Percentile £10.33 £9.70 £8.76
90th Percentile £43.75 £52.50 £41.63
England median hourly rate £21.00 £23.25 £22.84
% change year-on-year -9.69% +1.82% +3.80%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 - 11 £494 - 8
Northamptonshire -9 2 £400 +60.00%
System Integration Testing
England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 9 (64.29%) Java
1 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (64.29%) User Acceptance Testing
1 9 (64.29%) Cucumber
1 9 (64.29%) Gherkin
1 9 (64.29%) Jenkins
2 8 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 8 (57.14%) Web Services
3 7 (50.00%) CSS
3 7 (50.00%) Linux
3 7 (50.00%) HTML
3 7 (50.00%) JMeter
3 7 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 7 (50.00%) Web Development
3 7 (50.00%) Java EE
3 7 (50.00%) Maven
3 7 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (50.00%) BDD
3 7 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 7 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 7 (50.00%) Swagger
4 5 (35.71%) JPA
4 5 (35.71%) DbUnit
4 5 (35.71%) Puppet
4 5 (35.71%) Apache Camel
4 5 (35.71%) Ansible

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 5 (35.71%) JBoss
2 2 (14.29%) Confluence
2 2 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (7.14%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 5 (35.71%) MySQL
3 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Cucumber
1 9 (64.29%) Jenkins
2 7 (50.00%) JMeter
2 7 (50.00%) Maven
3 5 (35.71%) DbUnit
3 5 (35.71%) Gradle
3 5 (35.71%) JIRA
3 5 (35.71%) JUnit
4 4 (28.57%) Selenium
4 4 (28.57%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 2 (14.29%) QF-Test
5 2 (14.29%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Java Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Java Technical Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Leader
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Lead Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Banking Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) QA Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) QA Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Senior QA Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) Gherkin
2 8 (57.14%) Web Services
3 7 (50.00%) CSS
3 7 (50.00%) HTML
3 7 (50.00%) Java EE
3 7 (50.00%) Swagger
4 5 (35.71%) Apache Camel
4 5 (35.71%) Hibernate
4 5 (35.71%) JPA
4 5 (35.71%) Spring
5 4 (28.57%) JAX-RS
5 4 (28.57%) JSF
5 4 (28.57%) RESTful
6 3 (21.43%) REST
7 2 (14.29%) .NET
7 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
7 2 (14.29%) JSON
7 2 (14.29%) SOAP
7 2 (14.29%) XML
8 1 (7.14%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 2 (14.29%) Credit Risk
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (64.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (50.00%) BDD
2 7 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 7 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 7 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 7 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (50.00%) Web Development
3 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
3 5 (35.71%) Scrum
4 4 (28.57%) TDD
5 3 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
5 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Compatibility Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (14.29%) Mobile Development
6 2 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Java
1 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 3 (21.43%) Java 8
3 2 (14.29%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) Groovy
3 2 (14.29%) Jython
3 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
3 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (35.71%) Ansible
2 5 (35.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) Atlassian
2 2 (14.29%) Splunk