The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 28 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
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 - 46
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.57% - 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% - 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £300 - -
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 £45.35 £49.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year -8.37% +22.22%  

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 Nottingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 305 409 306
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 86.40% 83.30% 79.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 203 154
Median daily rate £375 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 9
Median hourly rate £18.50 £15.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.31% +17.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.97 £20.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Integration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham 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 Nottingham

Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Integration Testing in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 28 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) System Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) webMethods
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting

Integration Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) System Testing
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) webMethods