Period
to 23 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for System Integration Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited System Integration Testing over the 6 months to 23 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.

System Integration Testing (SIT)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 77 79
Rank change year-on-year -18 +2 +25
Contract jobs citing System Integration Testing 6 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.38% 1.25% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 1.55% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 6
Hertfordshire median daily rate £488 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.71% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £386 £368 £375
90th Percentile £550 £474 £463
East of England median daily rate £413 £321 £450
% change year-on-year +28.40% -28.61% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - £36.00

System 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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,268 1,029 1,102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 80.92% 80.52% 78.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 715 525 593
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +5.19%
10th Percentile £206 £213 £245
90th Percentile £569 £588 £550
East of England median daily rate £433 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +1.76% +3.03% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 65 45
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.32 £18.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.78% -28.00% +19.42%
10th Percentile £11.09 £11.31 £9.23
90th Percentile £46.00 £52.50 £53.75
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -41.67% +33.33% -

System Integration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing System Integration Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for System Integration Testing in Hertfordshire

System Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing System Integration Testing in Hertfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for System Integration Testing in Hertfordshire

System Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing System Integration Testing in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for System Integration Testing in Hertfordshire

System Integration Testing
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing System Integration Testing within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 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
Watford - 2 £550 -
System Integration Testing
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing System 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for System Integration Testing.

1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 4 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (50.00%) JIRA
2 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) ETL
3 2 (33.33%) Hyperion
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) HFM
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (33.33%) SaaS
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
4 1 (16.67%) Kanban
4 1 (16.67%) FMCG
4 1 (16.67%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Budget Control
4 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (16.67%) Big Data
4 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
4 1 (16.67%) HiveQL

System Integration Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) HFM
2 1 (16.67%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Lead
2 1 (16.67%) Database Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) ETL Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Java Automation Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Manual Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Project Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) EPoS
1 1 (16.67%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Integration Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) ETL
3 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) HiveQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Hyperion