Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 23 November 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 63 58
Rank change year-on-year -2 -5 +7
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 3 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.44% 1.18% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 1.36% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
Northamptonshire median daily rate £375 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -22.22% +80.00%
10th Percentile £253 £314 £215
90th Percentile £428 £416 £560
East Midlands median daily rate £500 £350 £405
% change year-on-year +42.86% -13.58% +13.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands 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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 576 810 620
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 84.09% 87.19% 80.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 593 438
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% -1.18% -
10th Percentile £220 £276 £263
90th Percentile £550 £575 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 12
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.79 £11.75 £18.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.36% -36.56% +23.47%
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year +10.71% -13.58% +2.86%

Integration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Integration Testing in Northamptonshire

Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Integration Testing in Northamptonshire

Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Integration Testing in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Integration Testing in Northamptonshire

Integration Testing
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 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
Northampton +5 2 £338 -
Integration Testing
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 1 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Traceability Matrix
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (33.33%) Project Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB

Integration Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Receivables
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Change Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 1 (33.33%) Project Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Traceability Matrix
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle