Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 116 104
Rank change year-on-year -25 -12 +21
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 31 41 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.84% 1.18% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 1.43% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 23 34
Hampshire median daily rate £350 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +20.00% -2.34%
10th Percentile £273 £294 £285
90th Percentile £476 £495 £508
South East median daily rate £400 £385 £351
% change year-on-year +3.90% +9.84% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Hampshire median hourly rate £30.25 £61.69 £57.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.96% +7.29% -
10th Percentile £21.63 £61.69 £43.48
90th Percentile £37.88 £61.69 £58.75
South East median hourly rate £30.25 £19.30 £38.00
% change year-on-year +56.78% -49.22% +181.48%

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 3,078 2,863 3,143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 83.69% 82.55% 82.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,852 1,716 2,022
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £290 £242 £250
90th Percentile £575 £547 £550
South East median daily rate £433 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.76% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 131 180
Hampshire median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +48.69%
10th Percentile £12.23 £12.24 £12.07
90th Percentile £55.00 £47.50 £57.50
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -2.17%

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 15 October 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Integration Testing in Hampshire over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 15 October 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
Portsmouth -18 6 £294 -
Hook +5 4 £408 -13.30%
Southampton -18 4 £310 -24.85%
Basingstoke +6 3 £325 +11.11%
Fareham +2 3 £350 -
Andover -7 3 - -
Winchester -9 2 £600 +60.00%
Farnborough -11 1 £375 -25.00% 2
Aldershot - 1 - -
Integration Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 13 (41.94%) Security Cleared
2 11 (35.48%) C#
2 11 (35.48%) Test Automation
3 9 (29.03%) SC Cleared
3 9 (29.03%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (25.81%) SQL
5 7 (22.58%) .NET
5 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
6 6 (19.35%) C
7 5 (16.13%) Finance
7 5 (16.13%) JIRA
7 5 (16.13%) Unit Testing
7 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
7 5 (16.13%) T-SQL
7 5 (16.13%) Windows
7 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
7 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (12.90%) AngularJS
8 4 (12.90%) Defect Management
8 4 (12.90%) Blue Prism
8 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 4 (12.90%) Entity Framework
8 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET Core
8 4 (12.90%) Automation Anywhere
8 4 (12.90%) UiPath
8 4 (12.90%) ActiveX

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 3 (9.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 3 (9.68%) Confluence
2 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.23%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.23%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (3.23%) SaaS
2 1 (3.23%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) HTTP
2 2 (6.45%) Firewall
2 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.23%) ATM
3 1 (3.23%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.23%) VoIP
3 1 (3.23%) WAN
3 1 (3.23%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) JIRA
2 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
3 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
3 3 (9.68%) Selenium
4 2 (6.45%) MSI
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (6.45%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (3.23%) LabVIEW
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.23%) Automotive
3 1 (3.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Developer
2 6 (19.35%) Test Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Test Manager
3 5 (16.13%) Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) .NET Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Test Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) C# Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Digital Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Junior
5 3 (9.68%) Junior Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Antivirus Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Automation Tester
6 2 (6.45%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Test and Integration Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Tester
6 2 (6.45%) VMware Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Specialist
7 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) .NET
2 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
2 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (12.90%) .NET Framework
3 4 (12.90%) ActiveX
3 4 (12.90%) AngularJS
3 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET Core
3 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 4 (12.90%) Entity Framework
3 4 (12.90%) HTML
3 4 (12.90%) LINQ
4 3 (9.68%) RESTful
4 3 (9.68%) XML
5 1 (3.23%) WCF
5 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Mainframe
2 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.23%) CUDA
4 1 (3.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.23%) Smart Meter
4 1 (3.23%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Test Automation
2 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (29.03%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (16.13%) Unit Testing
4 4 (12.90%) Defect Management
4 4 (12.90%) MVC
5 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
5 3 (9.68%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (9.68%) Manual Testing
5 3 (9.68%) Migration
5 3 (9.68%) OOP
5 3 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (9.68%) Scrum
5 3 (9.68%) Software Testing
5 3 (9.68%) SOLID
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.45%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) C#
2 8 (25.81%) SQL
3 6 (19.35%) C
4 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
4 5 (16.13%) T-SQL
5 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.45%) VBScript
7 1 (3.23%) Ada
7 1 (3.23%) Assembly Language
7 1 (3.23%) C++
7 1 (3.23%) Java
7 1 (3.23%) MATLAB
7 1 (3.23%) Python
7 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) Security Cleared
2 9 (29.03%) SC Cleared
3 4 (12.90%) DV Cleared
3 4 (12.90%) ISTQB
4 2 (6.45%) Degree
4 2 (6.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (3.23%) HNC
5 1 (3.23%) HND
5 1 (3.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.45%) vSphere
3 1 (3.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Automation Anywhere
1 4 (12.90%) Blue Prism
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle
1 4 (12.90%) UiPath
1 4 (12.90%) VMware
2 3 (9.68%) Adobe
2 3 (9.68%) Apigee
3 2 (6.45%) Lumension
3 2 (6.45%) McAfee
3 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.45%) Software AG
3 2 (6.45%) webMethods
4 1 (3.23%) Workday