Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 24 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
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 39 47
Rank change year-on-year +5 +8 +4
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.34% 0.63% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.80% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Slough median daily rate - - £310
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +21.43% -6.67% -10.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Slough median hourly rate - £8.50 -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £8.50 -

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 Slough with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 217 250 412
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 74.83% 78.86% 81.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 159 269
Slough median daily rate £425 £363 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% +0.69% +2.86%
10th Percentile £279 £245 £213
90th Percentile £575 £513 £517
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 10
Slough median hourly rate £17.50 £13.75 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -42.11% +97.92%
10th Percentile £14.00 £8.50 £12.35
90th Percentile £41.50 £40.25 £43.75
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -17.14% -41.67% +74.83%

Integration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Integration Testing in Slough

Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Integration Testing in Slough

Integration Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Integration Testing in Slough.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Integration Testing in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 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 Slough region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Smart Meter
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) System Integration Testing

Integration Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle