Period
to 16 July 2018

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 16 July 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
England > London
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 359 315 253
Rank change year-on-year -44 -62 +39
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 292 303 453
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.63% 0.73% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.83% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 189 314
London median daily rate £475 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £313 £307 £308
90th Percentile £725 £614 £600
England median daily rate £450 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
London median hourly rate £41.41 £45.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.99% - -
England median hourly rate £35.63 £43.00 £44.40
% change year-on-year -17.15% -3.15% +6.99%

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 40,485 36,328 39,228
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 87.38% 86.93% 86.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,345 25,971 28,402
London median daily rate £500 £485 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.09% +4.86% +2.78%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £655 £650
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 544 388 357
London median hourly rate £24.50 £24.30 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.84% +15.69% +6.52%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.88 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £52.65 £49.78
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +12.02%

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 16 July 2018.

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 16 July 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
Central London -24 62 £550 +10.00% 14
South London -48 11 £488 +2.63%
East London -21 8 £363 -31.92% 2
West London -27 8 £260 -26.50% 12
North London +5 5 £430 -0.29% 2
Integration Testing
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 London region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 120 (41.10%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (35.96%) Java
3 97 (33.22%) Finance
4 72 (24.66%) JavaScript
5 71 (24.32%) SQL
6 70 (23.97%) Test Automation
7 67 (22.95%) Git (software)
8 65 (22.26%) REST
9 63 (21.58%) System Integration Testing
10 59 (20.21%) Banking
11 57 (19.52%) HTML
11 57 (19.52%) CSS
12 55 (18.84%) Microservices
13 52 (17.81%) Scrum
14 50 (17.12%) User Acceptance Testing
15 49 (16.78%) BDD
16 48 (16.44%) Selenium
17 47 (16.10%) TDD
18 45 (15.41%) Jenkins
19 41 (14.04%) Oracle
19 41 (14.04%) JIRA
20 40 (13.70%) C#
20 40 (13.70%) Linux
20 40 (13.70%) Regression Testing
21 39 (13.36%) HTML5
22 38 (13.01%) QA
22 38 (13.01%) Unit Testing
23 37 (12.67%) Continuous Integration
23 37 (12.67%) SQL Server
23 37 (12.67%) Sass

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 12 (4.11%) Tomcat
2 11 (3.77%) CMS
3 10 (3.42%) Confluence
3 10 (3.42%) WebLogic
4 9 (3.08%) JBoss
5 8 (2.74%) nginx
6 7 (2.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (1.71%) Apache Spark
7 5 (1.71%) SAS
7 5 (1.71%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.37%) Apache
8 4 (1.37%) Jetty
9 2 (0.68%) ColdFusion
9 2 (0.68%) MQSeries
9 2 (0.68%) OpenCms
9 2 (0.68%) Oracle Coherence
9 2 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.68%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.34%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (5.48%) ION MarketView
2 7 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.71%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.03%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 3 (1.03%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (1.03%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.68%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (0.68%) Oracle FAH
5 2 (0.68%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.68%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.68%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.68%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (0.68%) Sonata
6 1 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.34%) Maximo
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.34%) RMDS
6 1 (0.34%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.34%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (6.16%) GitHub
3 12 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.37%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.03%) NuGet
6 2 (0.68%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (0.68%) BrowserStack
6 2 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.68%) Google Play
6 2 (0.68%) IaaS
6 2 (0.68%) PaaS
7 1 (0.34%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.34%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.34%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.34%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (0.34%) Data Lake Analytics
7 1 (0.34%) npm
7 1 (0.34%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.40%) Internet
2 5 (1.71%) HTTP
3 2 (0.68%) Broadband
3 2 (0.68%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (12.67%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.48%) KDB
2 16 (5.48%) NoSQL
3 15 (5.14%) MongoDB
3 15 (5.14%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (4.45%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (4.45%) Relational Database
5 11 (3.77%) Big Data
5 11 (3.77%) Hadoop
6 9 (3.08%) MySQL
7 7 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (1.71%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (1.71%) Hazelcast
9 5 (1.71%) Redis
9 5 (1.71%) SAS Visual Analytics
9 5 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.37%) Data Lake
10 4 (1.37%) Impala
10 4 (1.37%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 67 (22.95%) Git (software)
2 48 (16.44%) Selenium
3 45 (15.41%) Jenkins
4 41 (14.04%) JIRA
5 21 (7.19%) Subversion
5 21 (7.19%) WebDriver
6 20 (6.85%) Cucumber
6 20 (6.85%) Maven
6 20 (6.85%) Visual Studio
7 19 (6.51%) SoapUI
8 17 (5.82%) Team Foundation Server
9 15 (5.14%) JMeter
10 14 (4.79%) Grunt
10 14 (4.79%) TeamCity
11 13 (4.45%) JUnit
11 13 (4.45%) Mocha
12 12 (4.11%) Karma Test Runner
13 11 (3.77%) CircleCI
13 11 (3.77%) Visual Studio Team System
14 10 (3.42%) SpecFlow
General
1 97 (33.22%) Finance
2 59 (20.21%) Banking
3 23 (7.88%) Investment Banking
4 16 (5.48%) Front Office
5 15 (5.14%) Retail
6 7 (2.40%) Law
7 6 (2.05%) Legal
7 6 (2.05%) Retail Banking
8 5 (1.71%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.71%) Games
9 3 (1.03%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.03%) Marketing
9 3 (1.03%) Private Banking
10 2 (0.68%) Back Office
10 2 (0.68%) Czech Language
11 1 (0.34%) Advertising
11 1 (0.34%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 148 (50.68%) Developer
2 62 (21.23%) Analyst
3 53 (18.15%) Test Analyst
4 52 (17.81%) Java Developer
5 32 (10.96%) Senior Developer
6 26 (8.90%) JavaScript Developer
7 25 (8.56%) Senior Java Developer
8 17 (5.82%) .NET Developer
9 16 (5.48%) Electronic Trading Developer
9 16 (5.48%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
10 12 (4.11%) Tester
11 11 (3.77%) C# Developer
11 11 (3.77%) Test Manager
12 10 (3.42%) E-Commerce Developer
12 10 (3.42%) Full Stack Developer
12 10 (3.42%) Test Engineer
13 8 (2.74%) Agile Test Analyst
13 8 (2.74%) Angular Developer
13 8 (2.74%) Architect
14 7 (2.40%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (22.26%) REST
2 57 (19.52%) CSS
2 57 (19.52%) HTML
3 39 (13.36%) HTML5
4 37 (12.67%) Sass
5 33 (11.30%) Web Services
6 32 (10.96%) .NET
7 28 (9.59%) XML
8 27 (9.25%) AngularJS
9 25 (8.56%) SOAP
10 24 (8.22%) RESTful
10 24 (8.22%) Spring
11 23 (7.88%) JSON
12 19 (6.51%) FIX Protocol
13 18 (6.16%) Node.js
14 17 (5.82%) jQuery
14 17 (5.82%) Middleware
14 17 (5.82%) TIBCO EMS
15 16 (5.48%) CSS3
15 16 (5.48%) React
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.22%) Fintech
2 22 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (5.48%) Fixed Income
3 16 (5.48%) User Experience
4 15 (5.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 8 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (2.74%) Mobile App
6 7 (2.40%) Data Structures
6 7 (2.40%) Derivative
6 7 (2.40%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (2.05%) Algorithms
7 6 (2.05%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.71%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.37%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.37%) Credit Risk
9 4 (1.37%) Market Risk
9 4 (1.37%) PlayStation
9 4 (1.37%) SWIFT
10 3 (1.03%) Mobile Banking
10 3 (1.03%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 40 (13.70%) Linux
2 23 (7.88%) Android
3 22 (7.53%) Apple iOS
4 16 (5.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (5.48%) Windows
5 15 (5.14%) Unix
6 3 (1.03%) VMS
6 3 (1.03%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.68%) Windows 2000
7 2 (0.68%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.34%) CentOS
8 1 (0.34%) Debian
8 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.34%) Solaris
8 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (41.10%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (23.97%) Test Automation
3 63 (21.58%) System Integration Testing
4 55 (18.84%) Microservices
5 52 (17.81%) Scrum
6 50 (17.12%) User Acceptance Testing
7 49 (16.78%) BDD
8 47 (16.10%) TDD
9 40 (13.70%) Regression Testing
10 38 (13.01%) Unit Testing
11 37 (12.67%) Continuous Integration
11 37 (12.67%) DevOps
12 34 (11.64%) Test Scripting
13 33 (11.30%) Functional Testing
14 30 (10.27%) Web Development
15 28 (9.59%) SDLC
16 25 (8.56%) Open Source
16 25 (8.56%) Test Strategy
17 24 (8.22%) System Testing
18 22 (7.53%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 105 (35.96%) Java
2 72 (24.66%) JavaScript
3 71 (24.32%) SQL
4 40 (13.70%) C#
5 34 (11.64%) Java 8
6 23 (7.88%) Python
7 22 (7.53%) ES6
8 12 (4.11%) C++
9 11 (3.77%) C
10 9 (3.08%) PowerShell
11 8 (2.74%) Bash Shell
11 8 (2.74%) ES7
11 8 (2.74%) T-SQL
11 8 (2.74%) TypeScript
12 7 (2.40%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.71%) PHP
14 4 (1.37%) Groovy
14 4 (1.37%) Ruby
15 3 (1.03%) DCL
15 3 (1.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (6.85%) ISTQB
2 15 (5.14%) Security Cleared
3 12 (4.11%) Degree
3 12 (4.11%) ISEB
4 8 (2.74%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.71%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (1.03%) A+ Certification
7 2 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.68%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.68%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.68%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.34%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.34%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.34%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (13.01%) QA
2 6 (2.05%) PSD2
3 5 (1.71%) IFRS
3 5 (1.71%) IFRS 9
3 5 (1.71%) ISO 20022
4 4 (1.37%) SLA
5 3 (1.03%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.03%) PMO
6 2 (0.68%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.34%) GCP
System Software
1 13 (4.45%) Docker
2 5 (1.71%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (2.05%) HP Quality Center
1 6 (2.05%) Terraform
2 5 (1.71%) HP ALM
3 4 (1.37%) Ansible
3 4 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.03%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.03%) Puppet
4 3 (1.03%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
5 2 (0.68%) Grafana
5 2 (0.68%) Kibana
6 1 (0.34%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.34%) Marathon
6 1 (0.34%) Mesos
6 1 (0.34%) SCCM
Vendors
1 41 (14.04%) Oracle
2 21 (7.19%) Microsoft
3 17 (5.82%) TIBCO
4 16 (5.48%) ION Trading
4 16 (5.48%) Sybase
5 12 (4.11%) SAP
6 9 (3.08%) HP
7 8 (2.74%) Tableau
8 7 (2.40%) IBM
9 6 (2.05%) Google
10 4 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.37%) Talend
11 3 (1.03%) Atlassian
11 3 (1.03%) Charles River
11 3 (1.03%) Workday
12 2 (0.68%) Cloudera
12 2 (0.68%) Cognizant
12 2 (0.68%) Informatica
12 2 (0.68%) New Relic
12 2 (0.68%) WSO2