The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 June 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
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 41 45
Rank change year-on-year -4 +4  
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 3 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.94% 1.65% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 2.07% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
Median daily rate £475 £513 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.31% +20.58%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £44.70 £41.00
% change year-on-year -4.92% +9.02%  

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 Oxford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 271 241 288
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 84.69% 79.54% 84.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1124 767 994
Median daily rate £483 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £313 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 17
Median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.12% -41.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.37 £13.80 £8.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £48.75 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Integration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Integration Testing in Oxford

Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Integration Testing in Oxford

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

1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Talend
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) ETL
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (60.00%) Data Integration
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Data Management
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (60.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (40.00%) RESTful
4 2 (40.00%) JBoss
4 2 (40.00%) Apache Camel
4 2 (40.00%) SOAP
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) XML Schema
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
5 1 (20.00%) Spring
5 1 (20.00%) JIRA
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) JPA
5 1 (20.00%) Apache CXF
5 1 (20.00%) DevOps

Integration Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 (40.00%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Talend Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Integration Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Camel
1 2 (40.00%) RESTful
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) Apache CXF
2 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (20.00%) JPA
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) XML Schema
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) ETL
3 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (60.00%) Data Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Data Management
3 3 (60.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) Talend
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat