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 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Integration Testing
South East / Hampshire
Rank 73 90 85
Rank change year-on-year +17 -5  
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 39 35 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.10% 1.60% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.63% 2.01% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 24 17
Median daily rate £338 £298 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.44% -15.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £275 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £422 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £364 £375
% change year-on-year +3.09% -3.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.35 £49.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year -8.37% +22.22%  

Integration Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1482 1740 1784
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 79.76% 79.78% 81.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 897 1171 1018
Median daily rate £425 £375 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -2.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 68 88
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.89 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Integration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing Integration Testing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Winchester +14 10 £325 -23.52%
Andover - 6 £325 -
Hook -2 4 £470 +62.06%
Farnborough - 3 £350 -
Fareham -6 2 £263 - 1
Southampton +5 1 £400 +26.98%
Havant - 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 £400 - 1
Integration Testing
South East

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 35 (47.30%) Security Cleared
1 35 (47.30%) System Integration Testing
2 28 (37.84%) Windows
2 28 (37.84%) Linux
3 24 (32.43%) Oracle
3 24 (32.43%) SC Cleared
4 22 (29.73%) User Acceptance Testing
4 22 (29.73%) Test Scripting
5 17 (22.97%) VMware
6 15 (20.27%) Finance
7 14 (18.92%) Active Directory
8 13 (17.57%) HP
8 13 (17.57%) Java
8 13 (17.57%) Unix
9 12 (16.22%) Python
9 12 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (16.22%) Smart Meter
10 11 (14.86%) System Testing
10 11 (14.86%) Unit Testing
10 11 (14.86%) Oracle Database
10 11 (14.86%) Jenkins
10 11 (14.86%) Scrum
10 11 (14.86%) Regression Testing
10 11 (14.86%) Firewall
10 11 (14.86%) Microsoft
10 11 (14.86%) TCP/IP
11 10 (13.51%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 10 (13.51%) MSI
11 10 (13.51%) C++
11 10 (13.51%) Oracle EBS

Integration Testing
Top Related 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 9 (12.16%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.41%) IIS
2 4 (5.41%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.05%) JBoss
4 2 (2.70%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (6.76%) MS Office
2 2 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (13.51%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (5.41%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.41%) IaaS
1 4 (5.41%) PaaS
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.86%) Firewall
1 11 (14.86%) TCP/IP
2 7 (9.46%) PuTTY
2 7 (9.46%) WinSCP
3 4 (5.41%) LDAP
4 3 (4.05%) BGP
4 3 (4.05%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (4.05%) IPsec
4 3 (4.05%) MPLS
4 3 (4.05%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.86%) Oracle Database
2 9 (12.16%) SQL Server
3 7 (9.46%) Oracle Database 10g
3 7 (9.46%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (8.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (6.76%) RDBMS
5 5 (6.76%) Relational Database
6 4 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (14.86%) Jenkins
2 10 (13.51%) MSI
3 9 (12.16%) Ant
3 9 (12.16%) GoogleTest
3 9 (12.16%) NUnit
3 9 (12.16%) Selenium
4 7 (9.46%) HP UFT
4 7 (9.46%) Oracle APEX
4 7 (9.46%) SpecFlow
4 7 (9.46%) Subversion
4 7 (9.46%) TeamCity
5 6 (8.11%) ClearCase
5 6 (8.11%) CppUnit
5 6 (8.11%) JIRA
6 5 (6.76%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (5.41%) Cucumber
7 4 (5.41%) Mockito
8 3 (4.05%) Eclipse
8 3 (4.05%) TestNG
9 2 (2.70%) Toad
General
1 15 (20.27%) Finance
2 3 (4.05%) Military
3 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.35%) Automotive
4 1 (1.35%) Electronics
4 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.35%) Marketing
4 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (24.32%) Analyst
2 17 (22.97%) Test Analyst
3 9 (12.16%) Developer
4 5 (6.76%) Integration Analyst
4 5 (6.76%) Integration Test Analyst
4 5 (6.76%) Software Engineer
4 5 (6.76%) Test Manager
4 5 (6.76%) Tester
5 4 (5.41%) C Developer
5 4 (5.41%) Integration Engineer
5 4 (5.41%) Java Developer
5 4 (5.41%) Oracle Analyst
5 4 (5.41%) Smart Metering Engineer
5 4 (5.41%) Test Engineer
5 4 (5.41%) UAT Engineer
6 3 (4.05%) Network Engineer
6 3 (4.05%) Test Leader
6 3 (4.05%) VMware Specialist
6 3 (4.05%) Windows Specialist
7 2 (2.70%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.81%) .NET
2 6 (8.11%) Web Services
3 5 (6.76%) HTML
4 4 (5.41%) Ajax
4 4 (5.41%) Hibernate
4 4 (5.41%) Java SE
4 4 (5.41%) JMS
4 4 (5.41%) JPA
4 4 (5.41%) JSF
4 4 (5.41%) JSP
4 4 (5.41%) PrimeFaces
4 4 (5.41%) REST
4 4 (5.41%) RESTful
4 4 (5.41%) Spring
4 4 (5.41%) Spring Boot
4 4 (5.41%) Spring Integration
4 4 (5.41%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (5.41%) XML
5 3 (4.05%) J2EE
5 3 (4.05%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.22%) Smart Meter
2 9 (12.16%) Derivative
3 7 (9.46%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (37.84%) Linux
1 28 (37.84%) Windows
2 13 (17.57%) Unix
3 9 (12.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (9.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (9.46%) Windows Server
6 5 (6.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (5.41%) Windows 7
8 3 (4.05%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (47.30%) System Integration Testing
2 22 (29.73%) Test Scripting
2 22 (29.73%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (14.86%) Regression Testing
4 11 (14.86%) Scrum
4 11 (14.86%) System Testing
4 11 (14.86%) Unit Testing
5 9 (12.16%) Migration
5 9 (12.16%) OO
5 9 (12.16%) Software Engineering
5 9 (12.16%) Test Strategy
6 8 (10.81%) Memory Management
6 8 (10.81%) Multithreading
6 8 (10.81%) OOD
6 8 (10.81%) Project Management
6 8 (10.81%) UML
7 7 (9.46%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (9.46%) DevOps
7 7 (9.46%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.57%) Java
2 12 (16.22%) Python
3 10 (13.51%) C++
4 9 (12.16%) C
4 9 (12.16%) VBScript
5 8 (10.81%) SQL
6 7 (9.46%) F#
6 7 (9.46%) PowerShell
7 4 (5.41%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.70%) VB
9 1 (1.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 35 (47.30%) Security Cleared
2 24 (32.43%) SC Cleared
3 9 (12.16%) ISEB
4 8 (10.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (9.46%) DV Cleared
5 7 (9.46%) ISTQB
6 5 (6.76%) CCNP
6 5 (6.76%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.70%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (1.35%) CCNA
8 1 (1.35%) Degree
8 1 (1.35%) HNC
8 1 (1.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.51%) QA
System Software
1 14 (18.92%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.11%) vSphere
4 4 (5.41%) Terminal Services
4 4 (5.41%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (13.51%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (8.11%) vRealize
3 4 (5.41%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (4.05%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (4.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (32.43%) Oracle
2 17 (22.97%) VMware
3 13 (17.57%) HP
4 11 (14.86%) Microsoft
5 9 (12.16%) Cisco
6 7 (9.46%) Intel Security
6 7 (9.46%) Red Hat
7 5 (6.76%) F5
8 3 (4.05%) Lumension
9 2 (2.70%) Dell
10 1 (1.35%) Arqiva
10 1 (1.35%) Remedy
10 1 (1.35%) SAP
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