Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 August 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 103 85
Rank change year-on-year -1 -18 +18
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 3 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.20% 0.36% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.43% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 8
Milton Keynes median daily rate £325 £335 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.99% -0.37% -3.93%
10th Percentile £303 £303 £300
90th Percentile £342 £350 £414
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £330 £335 £336
% change year-on-year -1.49% -0.37% +0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire 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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,273 1,407 1,184
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 84.30% 85.07% 85.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 723 693 688
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.44% +9.33%
10th Percentile £225 £255 £250
90th Percentile £575 £538 £528
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 32 32
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +16.67% -15.46%
10th Percentile £9.24 £9.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £16.13 £19.42 £15.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £15.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year -10.79% +12.50% -20.00%

Integration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Integration Testing in Milton Keynes

Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Integration Testing in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 2 (66.67%) TestRail
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Smoke Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (33.33%) HP ALM
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) API Testing

Integration Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) TestRail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) API Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Smoke Testing
3 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) HP