Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 23 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 83 65
Rank change year-on-year +28 -18 -4
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 14 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.68% 0.17% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 0.21% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 1 10
South Yorkshire median daily rate £640 £500 £234
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.00% +113.90% -
10th Percentile £363 £475 £181
90th Percentile £645 £525 £475
Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £325 £338
% change year-on-year +46.15% -3.70% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year - -5.88% -22.73%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 695 975 803
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 83.23% 80.51% 80.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 663 577
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +19.40%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £228
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 37 49
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £23.08 £22.50 £13.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +62.16% -11.76%
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.49 £9.00
90th Percentile £46.98 £48.50 £25.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.87 £14.50
% change year-on-year +7.64% +2.52% -

Integration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Integration Testing in South Yorkshire

Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Integration Testing in South Yorkshire

Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Integration Testing in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Integration Testing in South Yorkshire

Integration Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Integration Testing in South Yorkshire

Integration Testing
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Sheffield +30 12 £640 +28.00% 1
Integration Testing
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 12 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (64.29%) TDD
3 9 (64.29%) Java
4 8 (57.14%) BDD
5 7 (50.00%) Open Source
5 7 (50.00%) Test Strategy
6 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
6 5 (35.71%) SQL
6 5 (35.71%) MySQL
6 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
6 5 (35.71%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (35.71%) NoSQL
6 5 (35.71%) Node.js
6 5 (35.71%) REST
6 5 (35.71%) MongoDB
6 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
6 5 (35.71%) Selenium
6 5 (35.71%) Microservices
6 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
6 5 (35.71%) Coaching
7 4 (28.57%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 4 (28.57%) SFIA
7 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
7 4 (28.57%) WebDriver
7 4 (28.57%) JIRA
8 3 (21.43%) QA
8 3 (21.43%) Scrum
8 3 (21.43%) JUnit

Integration Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (21.43%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MongoDB
1 5 (35.71%) MySQL
1 5 (35.71%) NoSQL
1 5 (35.71%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (21.43%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
1 5 (35.71%) Selenium
2 4 (28.57%) JIRA
2 4 (28.57%) WebDriver
3 3 (21.43%) Jasmine
3 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
3 3 (21.43%) JUnit
4 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
5 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (7.14%) YouTrack
5 1 (7.14%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Software Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Lead Software Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Tester
3 3 (21.43%) Automation Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Java Automation Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) QA Tester
5 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Test Development Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Node.js
1 5 (35.71%) REST
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
1 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (64.29%) TDD
4 8 (57.14%) BDD
5 7 (50.00%) Open Source
5 7 (50.00%) Test Strategy
6 5 (35.71%) Coaching
6 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
6 5 (35.71%) Microservices
6 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
7 4 (28.57%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 4 (28.57%) SFIA
7 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
7 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (21.43%) Kanban
8 3 (21.43%) Scrum
9 2 (14.29%) Exploratory Testing
9 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
9 2 (14.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft