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 3 months to 30 March 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 - 49
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.26% - 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% - 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £300 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +3.44% -3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £44.75 £41.00
% change year-on-year +0.55% +9.14%  

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 301 322 404
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 78.59% 85.87% 81.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 250 262
Median daily rate £415 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% -4.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 11
Median hourly rate £18.50 £13.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.30% -31.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £11.00 £9.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.55 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

Integration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 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
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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton - 1 £300 -
Integration Testing
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) Web Services
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) jQuery
2 4 (50.00%) Selenium
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 4 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (50.00%) Blockchain
3 3 (37.50%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) ISEB
5 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Advertising

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 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (12.50%) SAP ERP
1 1 (12.50%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Blockchain
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) HP UFT
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Angular Developer
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (25.00%) HTML Developer
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Payments Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
1 4 (50.00%) MVC
1 4 (50.00%) Scrum
1 4 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) Web Development
3 2 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
4 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Test Management
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) SAP