Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 September 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 > Kent
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 59 55
Rank change year-on-year +8 -4 -
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 2 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.45% 0.93% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 1.13% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Kent median daily rate £400 £325 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% +54.76% -
10th Percentile £305 £313 £181
90th Percentile £475 £338 £215
South East median daily rate £413 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% +2.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £30.25 £19.30 £40.25
% change year-on-year +56.78% -52.06% +198.15%

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 Kent with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 372 442 482
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 84.35% 82.00% 81.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 321 344
Kent median daily rate £400 £350 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -8.50% +13.33%
10th Percentile £220 £205 £191
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £435 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +4.82% +3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 17 8
Kent median hourly rate £38.38 £25.69 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +49.38% -15.77% +56.41%
10th Percentile £11.75 £13.00 £15.63
90th Percentile £49.50 £46.00 £110.55
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% -13.04% +2.22%

Integration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Integration Testing in Kent

Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Integration Testing in Kent

Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Integration Testing in Kent over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Integration Testing in Kent

Integration Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Integration Testing in Kent.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Integration Testing in Kent

Integration Testing
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 6 months to 19 September 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
West Malling - 1 £475 - 2
Integration Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 Kent region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SOLID
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Smartcard
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security

Integration Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# WCF Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Implementation Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (50.00%) Fluent NHibernate
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) PKI
2 1 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (50.00%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOD
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (50.00%) Product Management
1 1 (50.00%) SOLID
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) TypeScript
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle