Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 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
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 77 72
Rank change year-on-year -3 -5 -23
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 6 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.81% 0.70% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.80% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 3
Oxford median daily rate £431 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.17% +5.88% +13.33%
Oxfordshire median daily rate £431 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -4.17% +5.88% +19.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire 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 Oxford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 646 628 560
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 87.42% 87.59% 81.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 556 482 460
Oxford median daily rate £450 £411 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.42% +2.81% +6.67%
10th Percentile £320 £188 £227
90th Percentile £588 £538 £510
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 23
Oxford median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.50% -55.56% +221.43%
10th Percentile £14.30 £13.69 £12.10
90th Percentile £77.50 £46.45 £55.60
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +15.00% -11.11% +57.89%

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 17 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) Talend
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) Talend Open Studio
3 4 (66.67%) API Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (66.67%) QA
4 3 (50.00%) JIRA
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (50.00%) Time Management
4 3 (50.00%) Kanban
4 3 (50.00%) Confluence
4 3 (50.00%) SoapUI
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) Change Management
4 3 (50.00%) Maven
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) JUnit
4 3 (50.00%) SOAP
4 3 (50.00%) Web Services
4 3 (50.00%) Test Planning
4 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
5 2 (33.33%) IT Audit
5 2 (33.33%) ETL

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 3 (50.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (50.00%) JIRA
2 3 (50.00%) JUnit
2 3 (50.00%) Maven
2 3 (50.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) QA Tester
1 4 (66.67%) Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Talend Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Salesforce Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) SOAP
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) API Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Change Management
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) Kanban
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) Test Planning
3 3 (50.00%) Time Management
4 2 (33.33%) BDD
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (33.33%) Data Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Data Management
4 2 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (33.33%) ETL
4 2 (33.33%) IT Audit
4 2 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Talend
2 4 (66.67%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle