Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 106 89
Rank change year-on-year -20 -17 +14
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 33 54 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.95% 1.50% 2.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 1.87% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 35 48
Hampshire median daily rate £353 £321 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.98% +4.65% -27.94%
10th Percentile £321 £260 £263
90th Percentile £470 £483 £433
South East median daily rate £389 £350 £358
% change year-on-year +10.99% -2.03% -5.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Hampshire median hourly rate £46.44 - £47.50
10th Percentile £36.53 - £46.25
90th Percentile £46.69 - £48.75
South East median hourly rate £40.60 £8.50 £54.50
% change year-on-year +377.59% -84.40% +172.50%

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 2,784 2,881 3,446
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 80.12% 80.12% 82.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,685 1,862 2,123
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.90% +6.21%
10th Percentile £243 £256 £263
90th Percentile £550 £575 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 141 179
Hampshire median hourly rate £34.50 £32.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.15% -7.14% +66.67%
10th Percentile £10.40 £12.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £49.40 £55.50 £51.25
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £24.09 £30.00
% change year-on-year +3.78% -19.70% +62.16%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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
Hook +1 6 £470 +46.65%
Portsmouth +7 5 £320 +6.67% 1
Farnborough +8 4 £350 - 4
Winchester +1 3 - -
Fareham -2 2 £513 -2.38%
Havant -7 1 - -
Basingstoke -22 1 £355 +1.43% 1
Integration Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 16 (48.48%) Security Cleared
2 12 (36.36%) Banking
3 11 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 11 (33.33%) Finance
4 9 (27.27%) Retail Banking
5 8 (24.24%) Windows
6 7 (21.21%) System Integration Testing
7 6 (18.18%) Test Scripting
7 6 (18.18%) Firewall
8 5 (15.15%) VMware
8 5 (15.15%) Cisco
8 5 (15.15%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
9 4 (12.12%) DV Cleared
9 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
9 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (12.12%) Lumension
9 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
9 4 (12.12%) Linux
9 4 (12.12%) SQL
9 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
9 4 (12.12%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 3 (9.09%) CGI
10 3 (9.09%) GIS
10 3 (9.09%) Information Security
10 3 (9.09%) IPsec
10 3 (9.09%) MPLS
10 3 (9.09%) OSPF
10 3 (9.09%) Remedy

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:

Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) IaaS
1 2 (6.06%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) Firewall
2 3 (9.09%) BGP
2 3 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (9.09%) IPsec
2 3 (9.09%) MPLS
2 3 (9.09%) Network Security
2 3 (9.09%) OSPF
2 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.06%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (6.06%) MVNO
4 1 (3.03%) 4G
4 1 (3.03%) DNS
4 1 (3.03%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (3.03%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) GIS
1 3 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Blend
1 3 (9.09%) MSI
2 2 (6.06%) JIRA
2 2 (6.06%) TestRail
3 1 (3.03%) HP UFT
3 1 (3.03%) StarTeam
General
1 12 (36.36%) Banking
2 11 (33.33%) Finance
3 9 (27.27%) Retail Banking
4 3 (9.09%) Retail
5 2 (6.06%) Automotive
6 1 (3.03%) Military
6 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Analyst
2 10 (30.30%) Test Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Integration Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Network Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Systems Integration Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Integration Test Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Security Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Systems Test Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) VMware Specialist
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Specialist
6 2 (6.06%) Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Test Leader
6 2 (6.06%) Tivoli Administrator
7 1 (3.03%) LTE Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) .NET
1 3 (9.09%) CGI
1 3 (9.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Client/Server
1 3 (9.09%) Smart Meter
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Linux
2 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (9.09%) Windows Vista
4 2 (6.06%) Unix
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) System Integration Testing
2 6 (18.18%) Test Scripting
3 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
3 5 (15.15%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (9.09%) Information Security
4 3 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.06%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 2 (6.06%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (6.06%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 2 (6.06%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (6.06%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (6.06%) Service Management
5 2 (6.06%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) Functional Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
1 4 (12.12%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) C#
2 3 (9.09%) C++
2 3 (9.09%) VBScript
3 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (48.48%) Security Cleared
2 11 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (12.12%) DV Cleared
4 3 (9.09%) CCNP
4 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
5 1 (3.03%) PMP
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (6.06%) Tivoli
2 2 (6.06%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Cisco
1 5 (15.15%) VMware
2 4 (12.12%) Lumension
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.09%) F5
3 3 (9.09%) McAfee
3 3 (9.09%) Remedy
4 2 (6.06%) hybris
5 1 (3.03%) Borland
5 1 (3.03%) HP
5 1 (3.03%) SAP