Period
to 25 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 April 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 97 99
Rank change year-on-year -18 +2 +17
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 54 65 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.45% 1.79% 2.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 2.22% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 41 47
Hampshire median daily rate £350 £325 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.84% -10.14%
10th Percentile £281 £260 £263
90th Percentile £540 £470 £434
South East median daily rate £375 £375 £389
% change year-on-year - -3.54% +9.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 2
Hampshire median hourly rate £46.69 - £45.00
South East median hourly rate £46.69 - £47.50

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 Hampshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,083 2,932 3,396
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 82.74% 80.93% 81.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,810 1,827 2,219
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £425 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.39% +2.67%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £263
90th Percentile £563 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £435 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +4.82% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 172 156
Hampshire median hourly rate £25.06 £27.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.86% -21.43% +55.56%
10th Percentile £10.65 £10.59 £12.25
90th Percentile £50.77 £51.75 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £21.50 £22.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year -4.44% -16.67% +25.29%

Integration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Integration Testing in Hampshire

Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Integration Testing in Hampshire

Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Integration Testing in Hampshire over the 6 months to 25 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Integration Testing in Hampshire

Integration Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Integration Testing in Hampshire

Integration Testing
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 6 months to 25 April 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
Fareham +4 9 £288 +12.20%
Portsmouth +9 8 £320 -8.57% 1
Farnborough -8 6 £350 - 1
Southampton +6 3 £430 +7.50%
Winchester -10 3 £600 +77.78%
Hook +7 2 - -
Havant -6 2 - - 1
Basingstoke -9 2 £355 - 1
Andover 0 1 - - 1
Integration Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 25 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 24 (44.44%) Finance
2 19 (35.19%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (27.78%) Security Cleared
4 14 (25.93%) C#
5 13 (24.07%) QA
5 13 (24.07%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (22.22%) Test Scripting
6 12 (22.22%) SC Cleared
6 12 (22.22%) Banking
7 11 (20.37%) TDD
7 11 (20.37%) Linux
8 10 (18.52%) Test Automation
8 10 (18.52%) System Integration Testing
9 9 (16.67%) Jenkins
9 9 (16.67%) Unit Testing
9 9 (16.67%) Retail Banking
9 9 (16.67%) Unix
9 9 (16.67%) HTML
10 8 (14.81%) Oracle
10 8 (14.81%) Microsoft
10 8 (14.81%) Selenium
10 8 (14.81%) Software Engineering
10 8 (14.81%) Scrum
11 7 (12.96%) Hibernate
11 7 (12.96%) Ajax
11 7 (12.96%) Spring
11 7 (12.96%) JSF
11 7 (12.96%) Java SE
11 7 (12.96%) System Testing
11 7 (12.96%) RESTful

Integration Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 7 (12.96%) GemFire
1 7 (12.96%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (3.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) IaaS
1 2 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.96%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.56%) MPLS
3 2 (3.70%) BGP
3 2 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (3.70%) DNS
3 2 (3.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (3.70%) Firewall
3 2 (3.70%) IPsec
3 2 (3.70%) Network Security
3 2 (3.70%) OSPF
4 1 (1.85%) LAN
4 1 (1.85%) MVNO
4 1 (1.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.96%) Oracle Database
1 7 (12.96%) RDBMS
1 7 (12.96%) Relational Database
2 6 (11.11%) GIS
2 6 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 8 (14.81%) Selenium
3 7 (12.96%) Cucumber
3 7 (12.96%) Mockito
4 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Blend
5 4 (7.41%) JIRA
6 2 (3.70%) StarTeam
6 2 (3.70%) TestRail
7 1 (1.85%) HP UFT
General
1 24 (44.44%) Finance
2 12 (22.22%) Banking
3 9 (16.67%) Retail Banking
4 4 (7.41%) Automotive
5 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.70%) Retail
5 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.85%) Electronics
6 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (40.74%) Analyst
2 15 (27.78%) Test Analyst
3 11 (20.37%) Developer
4 8 (14.81%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Integration Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Software Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Systems Integration Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Test Manager
6 3 (5.56%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Integration Test Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Network Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Systems Test Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Administrator
7 2 (3.70%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Business Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) C# Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.67%) HTML
2 7 (12.96%) Ajax
2 7 (12.96%) Hibernate
2 7 (12.96%) Java SE
2 7 (12.96%) JMS
2 7 (12.96%) JPA
2 7 (12.96%) JSF
2 7 (12.96%) JSP
2 7 (12.96%) PrimeFaces
2 7 (12.96%) REST
2 7 (12.96%) RESTful
2 7 (12.96%) Spring
2 7 (12.96%) Spring Batch
2 7 (12.96%) Spring Boot
2 7 (12.96%) Web Services
2 7 (12.96%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (11.11%) WPF
4 5 (9.26%) .NET
5 2 (3.70%) ActiveX
5 2 (3.70%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (11.11%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.70%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.70%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.37%) Linux
2 9 (16.67%) Unix
3 6 (11.11%) Windows
4 2 (3.70%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.19%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (24.07%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 11 (20.37%) TDD
5 10 (18.52%) System Integration Testing
5 10 (18.52%) Test Automation
6 9 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 8 (14.81%) Scrum
7 8 (14.81%) Software Engineering
8 7 (12.96%) OWASP
8 7 (12.96%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 7 (12.96%) SDLC
8 7 (12.96%) System Testing
9 6 (11.11%) Scenario Testing
10 4 (7.41%) BDD
10 4 (7.41%) Systems Analysis
11 3 (5.56%) Load Balancing
11 3 (5.56%) Manual Testing
11 3 (5.56%) PRINCE2
11 3 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.93%) C#
2 7 (12.96%) Java
2 7 (12.96%) Java 8
2 7 (12.96%) Shell Script
2 7 (12.96%) SQL
3 6 (11.11%) C++
4 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.85%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 12 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.56%) PMP
4 2 (3.70%) CCNP
4 2 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (24.07%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (3.70%) Tivoli
1 2 (3.70%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (1.85%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 8 (14.81%) Microsoft
1 8 (14.81%) Oracle
2 4 (7.41%) Cisco
3 3 (5.56%) F5
4 2 (3.70%) Adobe
4 2 (3.70%) Apigee
4 2 (3.70%) Automation Anywhere
4 2 (3.70%) Blue Prism
4 2 (3.70%) Borland
4 2 (3.70%) hybris
4 2 (3.70%) Lumension
4 2 (3.70%) Remedy
4 2 (3.70%) VMware
5 1 (1.85%) Brocade
5 1 (1.85%) Fortinet
5 1 (1.85%) HP
5 1 (1.85%) SAP