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 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
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 48 -
Rank change year-on-year +14 -  
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 10 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.99% 0.45% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.57% 0.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 0
Median daily rate £375 £238 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +57.89% -  
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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 280 369 340
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 83.58% 83.48% 79.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 721 1111 710
Median daily rate £450 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £281 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £544 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 14 21
Median hourly rate £22.75 £20.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.97% +64.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £11.20 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.75 £23.75 £25.00
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 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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +14 8 £375 +57.89%
Doncaster - 1 £375 -
Integration Testing
Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (40.00%) BDD
3 7 (35.00%) Unit Testing
3 7 (35.00%) Java
3 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (30.00%) ITIL
4 6 (30.00%) TDD
4 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
4 6 (30.00%) Test Strategy
4 6 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (25.00%) Selenium
5 5 (25.00%) HTML
5 5 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (20.00%) C++
6 4 (20.00%) SOAP
6 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (20.00%) Change Management
6 4 (20.00%) Data Security
6 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
6 4 (20.00%) Scrum
6 4 (20.00%) Web Design
6 4 (20.00%) Data Analysis
6 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Cucumber
6 4 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
6 4 (20.00%) ServiceNow

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 2 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) Confluence
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) GitHub
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Selenium
2 4 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (15.00%) Gradle
3 3 (15.00%) Jasmine
3 3 (15.00%) JBehave
3 3 (15.00%) Maven
4 2 (10.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (10.00%) IntelliJ
4 2 (10.00%) JUnit
4 2 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (10.00%) Subversion
4 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (5.00%) FitNesse
5 1 (5.00%) Hudson
5 1 (5.00%) JIRA
5 1 (5.00%) NUnit
5 1 (5.00%) Zephyr
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Tester
2 4 (20.00%) Administrator
2 4 (20.00%) Automation Tester
2 4 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (15.00%) Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Java Automation Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Server Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Web Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Active Directory Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) HTML
2 4 (20.00%) SOAP
3 3 (15.00%) Gherkin
3 3 (15.00%) JSON
3 3 (15.00%) Spring
4 2 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (10.00%) Apache Camel
4 2 (10.00%) Backbone.js
4 2 (10.00%) JMS
4 2 (10.00%) React
4 2 (10.00%) REST
4 2 (10.00%) RESTful
4 2 (10.00%) Spring Boot
4 2 (10.00%) XML
5 1 (5.00%) .NET
5 1 (5.00%) Apache CXF
5 1 (5.00%) J2EE
5 1 (5.00%) jQuery
5 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.00%) Clustering
4 1 (5.00%) Fintech
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
1 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (40.00%) BDD
3 7 (35.00%) Unit Testing
4 6 (30.00%) ITIL
4 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
4 6 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
4 6 (30.00%) TDD
4 6 (30.00%) Test Strategy
5 5 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Change Management
6 4 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (20.00%) Data Analysis
6 4 (20.00%) Data Security
6 4 (20.00%) Scrum
6 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Web Design
7 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (15.00%) Open Source
7 3 (15.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) Java
1 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (20.00%) C++
3 2 (10.00%) C#
3 2 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) Degree
3 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle