Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 125 129 111
Rank change year-on-year +4 -18 -20
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 53 33 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.41% 0.94% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 1.13% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 22 36
Hampshire median daily rate £330 £353 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.38% +10.07% +2.48%
10th Percentile £280 £321 £260
90th Percentile £463 £470 £469
South East median daily rate £365 £390 £350
% change year-on-year -6.41% +11.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 0
Hampshire median hourly rate £61.25 £46.44 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.89% - -
South East median hourly rate £52.50 £40.60 £8.50
% change year-on-year +29.33% +377.59% -84.40%

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 3,206 2,927 2,970
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 85.45% 83.37% 82.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,040 1,776 1,907
Hampshire median daily rate £429 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.19% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £300 £250 £256
90th Percentile £575 £538 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 109 155
Hampshire median hourly rate £33.40 £34.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.76% +21.43% -20.00%
10th Percentile £11.78 £10.40 £11.96
90th Percentile £60.17 £48.87 £54.80
South East median hourly rate £26.95 £24.02 £22.50
% change year-on-year +12.21% +6.76% -20.35%

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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019. 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
Hook +15 19 £330 -29.79% 1
Aldershot - 7 £478 -
Portsmouth -21 6 £294 -8.20%
Fareham -5 3 £350 -31.71% 1
Basingstoke +1 2 £313 -11.97%
Southampton - 1 £370 - 1
Integration Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 30 (56.60%) C
1 30 (56.60%) Security Cleared
2 27 (50.94%) Configuration Management
3 26 (49.06%) SC Cleared
3 26 (49.06%) NUnit
3 26 (49.06%) Requirements Analysis
3 26 (49.06%) GoogleTest
4 25 (47.17%) Subversion
4 25 (47.17%) CppUnit
4 25 (47.17%) Unit Testing
4 25 (47.17%) Ant
4 25 (47.17%) UML
4 25 (47.17%) ClearCase
5 24 (45.28%) Unix
5 24 (45.28%) Linux
5 24 (45.28%) System Integration Testing
6 23 (43.40%) OO
6 23 (43.40%) OOD
6 23 (43.40%) Multithreading
6 23 (43.40%) Memory Management
6 23 (43.40%) Software Engineering
6 23 (43.40%) Derivative
7 22 (41.51%) Python
7 22 (41.51%) C++
8 21 (39.62%) Project Management
8 21 (39.62%) Use Case
9 12 (22.64%) Test Automation
10 11 (20.75%) C#
11 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
11 10 (18.87%) JIRA

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 1 (1.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.89%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) Apigee
2 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.89%) SaaS
2 1 (1.89%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) HTTP
2 1 (1.89%) ATM
2 1 (1.89%) DNS
2 1 (1.89%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.89%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 26 (49.06%) GoogleTest
1 26 (49.06%) NUnit
2 25 (47.17%) Ant
2 25 (47.17%) ClearCase
2 25 (47.17%) CppUnit
2 25 (47.17%) Subversion
3 10 (18.87%) JIRA
4 4 (7.55%) Selenium
4 4 (7.55%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.77%) SpecFlow
5 2 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.89%) Ranorex
6 1 (1.89%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (1.89%) StarTeam
General
1 8 (15.09%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Military
Job Titles
1 29 (54.72%) Developer
2 16 (30.19%) C Developer
3 13 (24.53%) Software Engineer
4 10 (18.87%) Test Manager
5 8 (15.09%) C Software Engineer
5 8 (15.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) .NET Developer
6 4 (7.55%) C# Developer
6 4 (7.55%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) C++ Software Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Automation Tester
7 3 (5.66%) C/C++ Developer
7 3 (5.66%) C++ Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Test Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Tester
8 2 (3.77%) Linux Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 2 (3.77%) Selenium Tester
8 2 (3.77%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.43%) .NET
1 5 (9.43%) .NET Framework
2 4 (7.55%) AngularJS
2 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET
2 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET Core
2 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (7.55%) Entity Framework
2 4 (7.55%) LINQ
2 4 (7.55%) XML
3 3 (5.66%) RESTful
4 1 (1.89%) SOAP
4 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (43.40%) Derivative
2 9 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.89%) CUDA
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.89%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 24 (45.28%) Linux
1 24 (45.28%) Unix
2 8 (15.09%) Android
2 8 (15.09%) Apple iOS
3 4 (7.55%) Windows
4 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.94%) Configuration Management
2 26 (49.06%) Requirements Analysis
3 25 (47.17%) UML
3 25 (47.17%) Unit Testing
4 24 (45.28%) System Integration Testing
5 23 (43.40%) Memory Management
5 23 (43.40%) Multithreading
5 23 (43.40%) OO
5 23 (43.40%) OOD
5 23 (43.40%) Software Engineering
6 21 (39.62%) Project Management
6 21 (39.62%) Use Case
7 12 (22.64%) Test Automation
8 9 (16.98%) Non-Functional Testing
8 9 (16.98%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (15.09%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (15.09%) Decision-Making
9 8 (15.09%) Desktop Virtualisation
9 8 (15.09%) Manual Testing
9 8 (15.09%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (56.60%) C
2 22 (41.51%) C++
2 22 (41.51%) Python
3 11 (20.75%) C#
4 6 (11.32%) SQL
5 5 (9.43%) PowerShell
6 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
6 4 (7.55%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.77%) Java
8 1 (1.89%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 30 (56.60%) Security Cleared
2 26 (49.06%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.55%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.77%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.89%) Degree
5 1 (1.89%) HNC
5 1 (1.89%) HND
5 1 (1.89%) ISEB
System Software
1 8 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.55%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.89%) Firmware
3 1 (1.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (15.09%) SCCM
2 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.89%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.09%) Micro Focus
2 8 (15.09%) VMware
3 1 (1.89%) Adobe
3 1 (1.89%) Borland
3 1 (1.89%) Lumension
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle
3 1 (1.89%) Workday