Period
to 24 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 24 May 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
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 118 126
Rank change year-on-year +12 +8 -39
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 40 19 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.58% 0.90% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.78% 1.02% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 12 16
Leeds median daily rate £455 £375 £496
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.33% -24.43% +32.33%
10th Percentile £324 £315 £425
90th Percentile £611 £487 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £455 £375 £450
% change year-on-year +21.33% -16.67% +22.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,250 1,860 2,549
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 88.65% 88.11% 87.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,557 1,240 1,785
Leeds median daily rate £405 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £300 £292 £288
90th Percentile £538 £550 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 16 35
Leeds median hourly rate £32.25 £14.63 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +120.51% +12.50% -25.71%
10th Percentile £12.65 £10.92 £10.20
90th Percentile £44.05 £34.75 £21.35
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.50 £15.38
% change year-on-year +29.63% -12.22% -12.11%

Integration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Integration Testing in Leeds

Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Integration Testing in Leeds

Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Integration Testing in Leeds over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Integration Testing in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 29 (72.50%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (62.50%) TDD
3 24 (60.00%) Test Automation
4 23 (57.50%) Software Engineering
4 23 (57.50%) JIRA
4 23 (57.50%) JavaScript
4 23 (57.50%) SQL
4 23 (57.50%) Mentoring
4 23 (57.50%) Microservices
5 22 (55.00%) BDD
5 22 (55.00%) NoSQL
5 22 (55.00%) REST
6 21 (52.50%) Linux
6 21 (52.50%) Java
7 20 (50.00%) Cucumber
7 20 (50.00%) Open Source
7 20 (50.00%) Confluence
7 20 (50.00%) Coaching
7 20 (50.00%) SFIA
8 19 (47.50%) Slack
8 19 (47.50%) Git (software)
8 19 (47.50%) Node.js
8 19 (47.50%) MongoDB
8 19 (47.50%) MySQL
8 19 (47.50%) PostgreSQL
9 18 (45.00%) Scrum
10 17 (42.50%) JUnit
10 17 (42.50%) Red Hat
10 17 (42.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 17 (42.50%) Kanban

Integration Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 20 (50.00%) Confluence
2 9 (22.50%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 19 (47.50%) Slack
2 10 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (10.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) HTTP
2 1 (2.50%) Internet
2 1 (2.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (55.00%) NoSQL
2 19 (47.50%) MongoDB
2 19 (47.50%) MySQL
2 19 (47.50%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (32.50%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (25.00%) Big Data
5 9 (22.50%) Apache Hive
6 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
7 4 (10.00%) Amazon Aurora
7 4 (10.00%) Pentaho
7 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.50%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 23 (57.50%) JIRA
2 20 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 19 (47.50%) Git (software)
4 17 (42.50%) Jenkins
4 17 (42.50%) JUnit
5 14 (35.00%) Jasmine
6 9 (22.50%) Artifactory
7 5 (12.50%) Selenium
8 3 (7.50%) SpecFlow
8 3 (7.50%) WebDriver
9 1 (2.50%) JBehave
9 1 (2.50%) Protractor
9 1 (2.50%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Banking
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Software Engineer
2 13 (32.50%) Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) JavaScript Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) ETL Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Java Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Java Software Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Pentaho Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Python Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Automation Tester
7 2 (5.00%) Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Lead Software Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) SAP Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) SAP ISU Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (55.00%) REST
2 19 (47.50%) Node.js
3 10 (25.00%) Spring
3 10 (25.00%) Spring Boot
4 9 (22.50%) ActiveMQ
4 9 (22.50%) Kafka
4 9 (22.50%) RabbitMQ
4 9 (22.50%) Spring Batch
4 9 (22.50%) Spring Security
5 7 (17.50%) .NET
6 5 (12.50%) AngularJS
7 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
7 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (10.00%) CSS
7 4 (10.00%) CSS3
7 4 (10.00%) Dapper ORM
7 4 (10.00%) Entity Framework
7 4 (10.00%) HTML
7 4 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.50%) IVR
2 1 (2.50%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (2.50%) NHS
2 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (52.50%) Linux
2 17 (42.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (72.50%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (62.50%) TDD
3 24 (60.00%) Test Automation
4 23 (57.50%) Mentoring
4 23 (57.50%) Microservices
4 23 (57.50%) Software Engineering
5 22 (55.00%) BDD
6 20 (50.00%) Coaching
6 20 (50.00%) Open Source
6 20 (50.00%) SFIA
7 18 (45.00%) Scrum
8 17 (42.50%) Kanban
9 12 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (10.00%) Data Analytics
11 4 (10.00%) ETL
11 4 (10.00%) ETL Development
11 4 (10.00%) MVC
11 4 (10.00%) OOP
11 4 (10.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 23 (57.50%) JavaScript
1 23 (57.50%) SQL
2 21 (52.50%) Java
3 8 (20.00%) C#
4 3 (7.50%) Python
5 1 (2.50%) Groovy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) GDPR
1 1 (2.50%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (22.50%) Grafana
1 9 (22.50%) Graylog
1 9 (22.50%) Puppet
1 9 (22.50%) Terraform
2 2 (5.00%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 17 (42.50%) Red Hat
2 2 (5.00%) HP
2 2 (5.00%) SAP
3 1 (2.50%) Informatica