Period
to 23 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 91 84
Rank change year-on-year -8 -7 +21
Contract jobs citing System Integration Testing 2 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.12% 0.72% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.88% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 4
Hertfordshire median daily rate £363 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.68% +11.76% +30.77%
10th Percentile £319 £342 £375
90th Percentile £416 £525 £468
East of England median daily rate £420 £325 £450
% change year-on-year +29.23% -27.78% +34.33%
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 1,311 1,252 1,100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 81.63% 82.21% 78.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 778 628 608
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £209 £213 £213
90th Percentile £569 £575 £538
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 65 60
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £16.81 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.14% -29.24% +13.08%
10th Percentile £11.18 £12.38 £11.02
90th Percentile £48.25 £45.60 £53.75
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £30.25 £27.00
% change year-on-year -42.15% +12.04% +12.50%

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
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 October 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
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £325 -
System Integration Testing
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (50.00%) HiveQL
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Lead
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Leader
1 1 (50.00%) UAT Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) UAT Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) HiveQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared