Period
to 28 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 28 July 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
England > London
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 288 259 281
Rank change year-on-year -29 +22 -14
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 341 432 355
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.80% 0.95% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 1.11% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 298 212
London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £300
90th Percentile £638 £591 £600
England median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +4.93% +6.73% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
London median hourly rate £45.50 - £29.00
10th Percentile £38.78 - £28.50
90th Percentile £48.47 - £29.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £44.40 £41.00
% change year-on-year -4.28% +8.29% +2.50%

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 London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 36649 38920 38098
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 86.46% 85.77% 82.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 26238 28179 26931
London median daily rate £488 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.41% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £280
90th Percentile £656 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £408
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 373 343 517
London median hourly rate £23.75 £21.64 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.75% +8.20% +5.26%
10th Percentile £12.88 £11.25 £10.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £52.34 £57.50
England median hourly rate £24.77 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year -0.92% +13.64% +4.76%

Integration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Integration Testing in London

Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Integration Testing in London

Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Integration Testing in London over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Integration Testing in London

Integration Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Integration Testing in London

Integration Testing
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 28 July 2017. 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
Central London -15 58 £525 +22.09% 8
South London -6 18 £463 +23.33% 1
East London -5 9 £575 +35.29%
West London +10 8 £354 -27.99% 3
North London -10 4 £431 - 1
Integration Testing
England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 London region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 139 (40.76%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (34.60%) Java
3 100 (29.33%) Test Automation
4 85 (24.93%) User Acceptance Testing
5 84 (24.63%) SQL
6 83 (24.34%) Finance
7 74 (21.70%) Banking
8 66 (19.35%) Linux
9 59 (17.30%) Unix
10 58 (17.01%) JIRA
11 55 (16.13%) System Integration Testing
12 54 (15.84%) JavaScript
13 52 (15.25%) Scrum
14 51 (14.96%) TDD
14 51 (14.96%) SDLC
15 49 (14.37%) Test Scripting
16 47 (13.78%) C#
16 47 (13.78%) .NET
17 46 (13.49%) Git (software)
18 45 (13.20%) Oracle
19 44 (12.90%) Regression Testing
19 44 (12.90%) QA
19 44 (12.90%) REST
20 42 (12.32%) Microsoft
20 42 (12.32%) Continuous Integration
21 41 (12.02%) Unit Testing
22 39 (11.44%) Sybase
22 39 (11.44%) SAP
22 39 (11.44%) XML
23 38 (11.14%) T-SQL

Integration Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 26 (7.62%) Confluence
2 12 (3.52%) SharePoint
3 11 (3.23%) Tomcat
4 10 (2.93%) WebSphere
5 9 (2.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 8 (2.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 8 (2.35%) CMS
7 7 (2.05%) JBoss
8 6 (1.76%) Apache Spark
8 6 (1.76%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (1.76%) Skype for Business
8 6 (1.76%) WebLogic
9 5 (1.47%) Apache
9 5 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (1.47%) nginx
10 4 (1.17%) MQSeries
10 4 (1.17%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (0.88%) SAS
12 2 (0.59%) NServiceBus
13 1 (0.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (1.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.88%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (0.88%) Mingle
4 2 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.47%) ION MarketView
2 5 (1.47%) Markit EDM
2 5 (1.47%) RMDS
3 4 (1.17%) Siebel CRM
4 3 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.88%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.88%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 2 (0.59%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.59%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.59%) SAP HCM
5 2 (0.59%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.59%) SAP PA-EC
5 2 (0.59%) SAP QM
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.29%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.29%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (2.05%) GitHub
4 6 (1.76%) Office 365
4 6 (1.76%) Yammer
5 4 (1.17%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (0.59%) SaaS
7 1 (0.29%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.29%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.29%) BrowserStack
7 1 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.29%) PaaS
7 1 (0.29%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.93%) HTTP
2 6 (1.76%) DVB
3 5 (1.47%) Internet
3 5 (1.47%) LDAP
3 5 (1.47%) SAN
3 5 (1.47%) SSL
3 5 (1.47%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.17%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (0.88%) LAN
6 2 (0.59%) DSL
7 1 (0.29%) BGP
7 1 (0.29%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.29%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.29%) Firewall
7 1 (0.29%) IPsec
7 1 (0.29%) MPLS
7 1 (0.29%) OSPF
7 1 (0.29%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.29%) SSH
7 1 (0.29%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 29 (8.50%) Relational Database
3 20 (5.87%) NoSQL
4 19 (5.57%) Sybase ASE
5 17 (4.99%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (4.99%) MongoDB
6 14 (4.11%) RDBMS
7 13 (3.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (3.52%) Big Data
9 7 (2.05%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (1.76%) KDB
10 6 (1.76%) MS Access
10 6 (1.76%) Oracle Database
10 6 (1.76%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (1.76%) SQL Server 2014
10 6 (1.76%) SQL Server 2016
11 5 (1.47%) DB2
11 5 (1.47%) Hadoop
12 4 (1.17%) QlikView
13 3 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 58 (17.01%) JIRA
2 46 (13.49%) Git (software)
3 35 (10.26%) Selenium
4 26 (7.62%) JUnit
5 22 (6.45%) Jenkins
5 22 (6.45%) TeamCity
6 16 (4.69%) Cucumber
6 16 (4.69%) Mockito
7 14 (4.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 13 (3.81%) SoapUI
8 13 (3.81%) Subversion
9 12 (3.52%) gulp
9 12 (3.52%) Maven
10 11 (3.23%) Grunt
10 11 (3.23%) SpecFlow
10 11 (3.23%) WebDriver
11 10 (2.93%) Visual Studio
12 9 (2.64%) Bitbucket
12 9 (2.64%) HP UFT
13 8 (2.35%) JBehave
General
1 83 (24.34%) Finance
2 74 (21.70%) Banking
3 35 (10.26%) Front Office
4 31 (9.09%) Investment Banking
5 25 (7.33%) Retail
6 8 (2.35%) Back Office
6 8 (2.35%) Legal
7 7 (2.05%) Marketing
8 6 (1.76%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.88%) Electronics
10 3 (0.88%) Games
10 3 (0.88%) Law
10 3 (0.88%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.88%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.59%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.59%) International Banking
11 2 (0.59%) Publishing
12 1 (0.29%) Automotive
12 1 (0.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 119 (34.90%) Developer
2 67 (19.65%) Analyst
3 60 (17.60%) Java Developer
4 43 (12.61%) Test Analyst
5 30 (8.80%) Consultant
6 26 (7.62%) Tester
7 17 (4.99%) DBA
8 16 (4.69%) Architect
8 16 (4.69%) Senior Developer
9 15 (4.40%) Test Manager
10 14 (4.11%) Business Analyst
10 14 (4.11%) Full Stack Developer
11 11 (3.23%) .NET Developer
11 11 (3.23%) Sybase DBA
11 11 (3.23%) Test Leader
12 10 (2.93%) Database Engineer
13 9 (2.64%) Senior Java Developer
13 9 (2.64%) Technical Architect
14 8 (2.35%) C# Developer
14 8 (2.35%) DevOps Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (13.78%) .NET
2 44 (12.90%) REST
3 39 (11.44%) XML
4 38 (11.14%) HTML
5 36 (10.56%) Spring
6 30 (8.80%) RESTful
7 28 (8.21%) CSS
8 27 (7.92%) AngularJS
9 26 (7.62%) SOAP
9 26 (7.62%) Web Services
10 24 (7.04%) HTML5
11 20 (5.87%) JSON
12 17 (4.99%) J2EE
13 15 (4.40%) JMS
14 14 (4.11%) Hibernate
15 11 (3.23%) ASP.NET
15 11 (3.23%) FIX Protocol
15 11 (3.23%) JAX-RS
15 11 (3.23%) React
15 11 (3.23%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (6.16%) Fixed Income
3 20 (5.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 13 (3.81%) Derivative
5 12 (3.52%) Greenfield Project
6 11 (3.23%) Credit Risk
6 11 (3.23%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.35%) Computer Science
7 8 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (2.35%) Equities
7 8 (2.35%) SWIFT
8 6 (1.76%) Digital TV
8 6 (1.76%) IPTV
8 6 (1.76%) Market Risk
8 6 (1.76%) N-Tier
8 6 (1.76%) OTC Derivatives
8 6 (1.76%) STB
8 6 (1.76%) Video on Demand
9 5 (1.47%) Linux Command Line
9 5 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 66 (19.35%) Linux
2 59 (17.30%) Unix
3 30 (8.80%) Windows
4 19 (5.57%) Solaris
5 11 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.17%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.88%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.59%) Android
8 2 (0.59%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.59%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.29%) CentOS
9 1 (0.29%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (40.76%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (29.33%) Test Automation
3 85 (24.93%) User Acceptance Testing
4 55 (16.13%) System Integration Testing
5 52 (15.25%) Scrum
6 51 (14.96%) SDLC
6 51 (14.96%) TDD
7 49 (14.37%) Test Scripting
8 44 (12.90%) Regression Testing
9 42 (12.32%) Continuous Integration
10 41 (12.02%) Unit Testing
11 37 (10.85%) Functional Testing
12 32 (9.38%) Test Strategy
13 29 (8.50%) DevOps
13 29 (8.50%) ITIL
14 26 (7.62%) BDD
14 26 (7.62%) Microservices
15 25 (7.33%) Defect Management
15 25 (7.33%) E-Commerce
15 25 (7.33%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 118 (34.60%) Java
2 84 (24.63%) SQL
3 54 (15.84%) JavaScript
4 47 (13.78%) C#
5 38 (11.14%) T-SQL
6 35 (10.26%) Shell Script
7 32 (9.38%) Python
8 30 (8.80%) Perl
9 22 (6.45%) Korn
10 20 (5.87%) Scala
11 19 (5.57%) C++
12 11 (3.23%) PL/SQL
13 10 (2.93%) VB
14 9 (2.64%) Bash Shell
14 9 (2.64%) ES6
14 9 (2.64%) PowerShell
15 8 (2.35%) TypeScript
16 5 (1.47%) VC++
17 3 (0.88%) ActionScript
17 3 (0.88%) AppleScript
Qualifications
1 17 (4.99%) ISTQB
2 16 (4.69%) Degree
2 16 (4.69%) ISEB
3 14 (4.11%) Security Cleared
4 8 (2.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (2.05%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (0.88%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.88%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.29%) CBAP
7 1 (0.29%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.29%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.29%) IIBA
7 1 (0.29%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.29%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.29%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (12.90%) QA
2 7 (2.05%) MiFID
3 6 (1.76%) GDPR
4 4 (1.17%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.59%) EMIR
5 2 (0.59%) SLA
6 1 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.29%) PMO
6 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 29 (8.50%) Docker
2 10 (2.93%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.59%) HDFS
5 1 (0.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (4.99%) Ansible
3 6 (1.76%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.88%) SCCM
5 2 (0.59%) Jamf Pro
5 2 (0.59%) Puppet
5 2 (0.59%) Terraform
6 1 (0.29%) CA Service Virtualization
6 1 (0.29%) Control-M
6 1 (0.29%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.29%) vRealize
6 1 (0.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 45 (13.20%) Oracle
2 42 (12.32%) Microsoft
3 39 (11.44%) SAP
3 39 (11.44%) Sybase
4 15 (4.40%) HP
4 15 (4.40%) IBM
5 13 (3.81%) Atlassian
6 10 (2.93%) Sitecore
7 8 (2.35%) Adobe
7 8 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (2.05%) F5
8 7 (2.05%) TIBCO
9 6 (1.76%) Infor
9 6 (1.76%) TOWER Software
10 5 (1.47%) Calypso
10 5 (1.47%) ION Trading
10 5 (1.47%) NetApp
10 5 (1.47%) Siebel
11 4 (1.17%) PeopleSoft
11 4 (1.17%) VMware
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