Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 97 110
Rank change year-on-year -38 +13 +9
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 40 73 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.06% 1.98% 1.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 2.41% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 42 38
Hampshire median daily rate £348 £375 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.33% +21.95% -12.14%
10th Percentile £281 £269 £263
90th Percentile £558 £475 £379
South East median daily rate £375 £375 £373
% change year-on-year - +0.67% +6.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Hampshire median hourly rate £46.69 £61.69 £57.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.32% +7.29% -
South East median hourly rate £46.69 £61.69 £57.50
% change year-on-year -24.32% +7.29% +325.93%

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 3,150 3,026 3,458
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 83.11% 82.01% 81.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,835 1,794 2,263
Hampshire median daily rate £430 £401 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.17% +3.55% +3.33%
10th Percentile £285 £262 £263
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
South East median daily rate £438 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 182 171
Hampshire median hourly rate £33.14 £35.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.31% -6.67% +66.67%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.66 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £51.63 £55.00
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £24.06
% change year-on-year +25.00% -16.87% +11.65%

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 +2 7 £288 +12.20% 2
Basingstoke +2 4 £325 +11.11% 2
Southampton -12 4 £310 -22.50%
Hook +5 3 £465 +12.39%
Portsmouth 0 3 - - 4
Andover -6 3 - -
Farnborough -19 3 £370 -26.00% 3
Winchester -13 2 £600 +54.84% 1
Havant -2 1 - -
Aldershot - 1 - - 1
Integration Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 20 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (40.00%) Finance
3 14 (35.00%) QA
3 14 (35.00%) C#
3 14 (35.00%) Test Automation
4 12 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (30.00%) Unit Testing
5 11 (27.50%) Test Scripting
5 11 (27.50%) TDD
5 11 (27.50%) HTML
5 11 (27.50%) Oracle
5 11 (27.50%) Security Cleared
6 9 (22.50%) Jenkins
6 9 (22.50%) Oracle Database
6 9 (22.50%) Linux
6 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
7 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (20.00%) Web Services
7 8 (20.00%) Scrum
7 8 (20.00%) Selenium
7 8 (20.00%) System Testing
7 8 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 7 (17.50%) JPA
8 7 (17.50%) RESTful
8 7 (17.50%) OWASP
8 7 (17.50%) Mockito
8 7 (17.50%) Cucumber
8 7 (17.50%) REST
8 7 (17.50%) Spring Batch
8 7 (17.50%) GemFire

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 (17.50%) GemFire
1 7 (17.50%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (5.00%) Confluence
3 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.50%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.00%) Firewall
2 2 (5.00%) WAN
3 1 (2.50%) DNS
3 1 (2.50%) LAN
3 1 (2.50%) MPLS
3 1 (2.50%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) Oracle Database
2 7 (17.50%) RDBMS
2 7 (17.50%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.50%) GIS
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Jenkins
2 8 (20.00%) Selenium
3 7 (17.50%) Cucumber
3 7 (17.50%) Mockito
4 3 (7.50%) JIRA
4 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Blend
5 2 (5.00%) MSI
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (2.50%) LabVIEW
6 1 (2.50%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (2.50%) StarTeam
General
1 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Automotive
2 3 (7.50%) Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.50%) Electronics
4 1 (2.50%) Marketing
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Analyst
2 11 (27.50%) Developer
3 8 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Test Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Digital Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Junior
5 3 (7.50%) Junior Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Software Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Test Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Antivirus Specialist
6 2 (5.00%) Automation Tester
6 2 (5.00%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Tester
6 2 (5.00%) VMware Specialist
6 2 (5.00%) Windows Specialist
7 1 (2.50%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (27.50%) HTML
2 8 (20.00%) Web Services
3 7 (17.50%) Ajax
3 7 (17.50%) Hibernate
3 7 (17.50%) Java SE
3 7 (17.50%) JMS
3 7 (17.50%) JPA
3 7 (17.50%) JSF
3 7 (17.50%) JSP
3 7 (17.50%) PrimeFaces
3 7 (17.50%) REST
3 7 (17.50%) RESTful
3 7 (17.50%) Spring
3 7 (17.50%) Spring Batch
3 7 (17.50%) Spring Boot
3 7 (17.50%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (12.50%) .NET
5 4 (10.00%) ActiveX
6 3 (7.50%) WPF
7 2 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (10.00%) Mainframe
3 3 (7.50%) Client/Server
4 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (2.50%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.50%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.50%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Linux
2 7 (17.50%) Unix
3 5 (12.50%) Windows
4 3 (7.50%) Windows Server
4 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (35.00%) Test Automation
3 12 (30.00%) Unit Testing
3 12 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (27.50%) TDD
4 11 (27.50%) Test Scripting
5 8 (20.00%) Scrum
5 8 (20.00%) System Testing
6 7 (17.50%) OWASP
6 7 (17.50%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 7 (17.50%) SDLC
7 6 (15.00%) Scenario Testing
8 5 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
9 4 (10.00%) BDD
9 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
10 3 (7.50%) Migration
10 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2
10 3 (7.50%) Programme Management
10 3 (7.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) C#
2 7 (17.50%) Java
2 7 (17.50%) Java 8
2 7 (17.50%) Shell Script
2 7 (17.50%) SQL
3 4 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (7.50%) C
4 3 (7.50%) C++
5 2 (5.00%) VBScript
6 1 (2.50%) Ada
6 1 (2.50%) Assembly Language
6 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) Security Cleared
2 8 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.00%) PMP
5 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (35.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.50%) vSphere
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Oracle
2 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.00%) Automation Anywhere
3 4 (10.00%) Blue Prism
3 4 (10.00%) UiPath
3 4 (10.00%) VMware
4 3 (7.50%) Lumension
5 2 (5.00%) Adobe
5 2 (5.00%) Apigee
5 2 (5.00%) McAfee
5 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.00%) Software AG
5 2 (5.00%) webMethods
6 1 (2.50%) Borland
6 1 (2.50%) Brocade
6 1 (2.50%) Capita
6 1 (2.50%) F5
6 1 (2.50%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.50%) SAP