Period
to 20 August 2018

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 20 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 59 64
Rank change year-on-year -10 +5 +2
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 4 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.48% 0.43% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.51% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Northamptonshire median daily rate £525 £275 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +90.91% -43.59% +129.41%
10th Percentile £423 £233 £469
90th Percentile £538 £298 £506
East Midlands median daily rate £431 £510 £400
% change year-on-year -15.44% +27.50% +33.33%
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 728 593 648
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 86.56% 84.47% 88.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 467 406 488
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% -1.18% -
10th Percentile £306 £225 £290
90th Percentile £538 £538 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 7
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.17 £13.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.08% -30.67% +1.24%
10th Percentile £10.82 £9.85 £10.00
90th Percentile £18.09 £88.00 £40.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.35 £14.50
% change year-on-year +8.01% -1.03% -17.14%

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
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 20 August 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
Northampton -11 2 £400 +45.45%
Integration Testing
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) MSMQ
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) NUnit
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) NHibernate
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (50.00%) NServiceBus
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (50.00%) Microservices
2 2 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Angular 2
2 2 (50.00%) C#

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) NServiceBus
2 1 (25.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) NUnit
1 2 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Agile .NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Banking Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (50.00%) Angular 2
1 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (50.00%) MSMQ
1 2 (50.00%) NHibernate
1 2 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) BDD
1 2 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
1 2 (50.00%) Microservices
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#