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 3 months to 23 June 2017 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 92 96
Rank change year-on-year +15 +4  
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 13 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.19% 0.73% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 0.82% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 9
Median daily rate £463 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.33% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £470 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -5.55% +9.75%  

Integration Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 972 1347 1308
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 88.61% 89.21% 87.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 665 959 973
Median daily rate £403 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.29% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £565 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 22
Median hourly rate £15.25 £14.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.17% -12.12%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.20 £9.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.34 £170.00 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Integration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Integration Testing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Integration Testing in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 9 (42.86%) QA
3 9 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 8 (38.10%) Performance Testing
4 8 (38.10%) Test Strategy
5 7 (33.33%) Defect Management
5 7 (33.33%) TDD
6 6 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (28.57%) Selenium
6 6 (28.57%) Waterfall
6 6 (28.57%) BDD
6 6 (28.57%) Functional Testing
6 6 (28.57%) System Integration Testing
7 5 (23.81%) Gherkin
7 5 (23.81%) ISEB
7 5 (23.81%) Java
7 5 (23.81%) Regression Testing
8 4 (19.05%) HP
8 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (19.05%) SQL
8 4 (19.05%) ITIL
8 4 (19.05%) SoapUI
8 4 (19.05%) Cucumber
8 4 (19.05%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (19.05%) Software Testing
8 4 (19.05%) Test Management
8 4 (19.05%) Test Scripting
8 4 (19.05%) Cross-Browser Testing

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 1 (4.76%) LiveCycle
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) GitHub
2 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Big Data
1 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Selenium
2 4 (19.05%) Cucumber
2 4 (19.05%) SoapUI
3 3 (14.29%) Jasmine
3 3 (14.29%) JBehave
3 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 2 (9.52%) Toad
4 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
5 1 (4.76%) FitNesse
5 1 (4.76%) Gatling
5 1 (4.76%) Hudson
5 1 (4.76%) JIRA
5 1 (4.76%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (4.76%) JMeter
5 1 (4.76%) JUnit
5 1 (4.76%) LoadRunner
5 1 (4.76%) NUnit
5 1 (4.76%) Subversion
5 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Tester
2 6 (28.57%) Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Test Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Test Manager
5 3 (14.29%) Automation Tester
5 3 (14.29%) QA Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) QA Tester
6 2 (9.52%) Java Automation Tester
6 2 (9.52%) SAP Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Selenium Tester
6 2 (9.52%) Senior QA Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior QA Tester
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Tester
6 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) ERP Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) JIRA Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Performance Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Performance Test Architect
7 1 (4.76%) QA Test Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Selenium Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) Gherkin
2 3 (14.29%) SOAP
2 3 (14.29%) Web Services
2 3 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.76%) Apache CXF
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) CSS3
3 1 (4.76%) HTML
3 1 (4.76%) HTML5
3 1 (4.76%) jQuery
3 1 (4.76%) JSTL
3 1 (4.76%) Middleware
3 1 (4.76%) REST
3 1 (4.76%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) iPad
2 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
3 1 (4.76%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 9 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 8 (38.10%) Performance Testing
4 8 (38.10%) Test Strategy
5 7 (33.33%) Defect Management
5 7 (33.33%) TDD
6 6 (28.57%) BDD
6 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (28.57%) Functional Testing
6 6 (28.57%) System Integration Testing
6 6 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (28.57%) Waterfall
7 5 (23.81%) Regression Testing
8 4 (19.05%) Cross-Browser Testing
8 4 (19.05%) ITIL
8 4 (19.05%) Software Testing
8 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (19.05%) Test Management
8 4 (19.05%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) Java
2 4 (19.05%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) C#
3 2 (9.52%) Scala
4 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) ISEB
2 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.76%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (42.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) HP
2 2 (9.52%) SAP
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
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