Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 17 November 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 65 71
Rank change year-on-year +16 +6 -1
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 11 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.65% 1.40% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 1.77% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 11
Gloucestershire median daily rate £420 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +24.14% +81.25%
10th Percentile £355 £343 £250
90th Percentile £430 £535 £475
South West median daily rate £420 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +5.00% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - £42.50 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.03% +3.13%
South West median hourly rate £40.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year -4.71% +3.66% +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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 546 735 769
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 81.74% 79.37% 76.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 431 469
Gloucestershire median daily rate £400 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £241 £235 £213
90th Percentile £538 £563 £503
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 65 40
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £32.00 £38.00 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.79% -8.43% +15.28%
10th Percentile £10.50 £12.80 £25.34
90th Percentile £56.05 £46.90 £54.90
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18% +49.51%

Integration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing Integration Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Integration Testing in Gloucestershire

Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Integration Testing in Gloucestershire

Integration Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Integration Testing in Gloucestershire

Integration Testing
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 17 November 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
Cheltenham +10 5 - - 1
Cirencester - 1 £300 -
Integration Testing
South West

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (90.91%) XML
2 10 (90.91%) Programme Management
3 6 (54.55%) Finance
3 6 (54.55%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Spring MVC
4 5 (45.45%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
4 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
4 5 (45.45%) JPA
4 5 (45.45%) Reverse Engineering
4 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (45.45%) Agile Project Management
4 5 (45.45%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (45.45%) CA Agile Central
4 5 (45.45%) Manufacturing
4 5 (45.45%) Validation
4 5 (45.45%) Hibernate
4 5 (45.45%) Scrum
4 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
4 5 (45.45%) MVC
4 5 (45.45%) Electronics
4 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
4 5 (45.45%) Workflow
4 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) Spring
4 5 (45.45%) Maven
4 5 (45.45%) Marketing
4 5 (45.45%) Java EE
4 5 (45.45%) XPath

Integration Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Maven
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Electronics
2 5 (45.45%) Manufacturing
2 5 (45.45%) Marketing
2 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Applications Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Core Java Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) XML
2 5 (45.45%) Hibernate
2 5 (45.45%) Java EE
2 5 (45.45%) JPA
2 5 (45.45%) JSON
2 5 (45.45%) Spring
2 5 (45.45%) Spring MVC
2 5 (45.45%) XForms
2 5 (45.45%) XSD
2 5 (45.45%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Programme Management
2 6 (54.55%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Project Management
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (45.45%) Data Modelling
3 5 (45.45%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (45.45%) MVC
3 5 (45.45%) Project Management
3 5 (45.45%) Reverse Engineering
3 5 (45.45%) Scrum
3 5 (45.45%) Validation
3 5 (45.45%) Workflow
4 1 (9.09%) Defect Management
4 1 (9.09%) ERP
4 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
4 1 (9.09%) System Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
4 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) XPath
2 5 (45.45%) XQuery
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) BPSS Clearance
1 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) CA Agile Central
1 5 (45.45%) SAP