Period
to 11 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 11 November 2019 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
11 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 50 64 46
Rank change year-on-year +14 -18 +5
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 6 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.07% 0.38% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 0.44% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Southampton median daily rate - £331 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -19.70% +37.50%
Hampshire median daily rate £438 £358 £385
% change year-on-year +22.38% -7.14% +24.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £60.00 £61.69
% change year-on-year -33.33% -2.74% +7.29%

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 Southampton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 462 454 370
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 82.65% 85.34% 77.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 322 217
Southampton median daily rate £450 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.13% -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £241
90th Percentile £638 £561 £575
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 13 15
Southampton median hourly rate £20.82 £15.00 £44.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.80% -66.00% +215.11%
10th Percentile £12.45 £10.23 £12.85
90th Percentile £53.75 £48.08 £48.84
Hampshire median hourly rate £35.00 £35.31 £40.00
% change year-on-year -0.88% -11.73% +13.48%

Integration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Integration Testing in Southampton

Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Integration Testing in Southampton

Integration Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Integration Testing in Southampton

For the 6 months to 11 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Integration Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) JSON
2 5 (83.33%) Visual Studio Team System
2 5 (83.33%) RESTful
2 5 (83.33%) Azure
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) REST
2 5 (83.33%) DevOps
3 3 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (50.00%) JSON Schema
3 3 (50.00%) Azure Data Factory
3 3 (50.00%) ArcGIS
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) XSD
3 3 (50.00%) JIRA
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) Data Management
4 2 (33.33%) Ajax
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (33.33%) Confluence
4 2 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Slack
4 2 (33.33%) Load Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Kanban
5 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements

Integration Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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%) ArcGIS
2 2 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (16.67%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Azure
2 3 (50.00%) Azure Data Factory
3 2 (33.33%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Azure Developer
1 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Python Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Retail Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) JSON
1 5 (83.33%) REST
1 5 (83.33%) RESTful
2 3 (50.00%) JSON Schema
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) XSD
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Data Management
3 2 (33.33%) Load Testing
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Kanban
4 1 (16.67%) Logistics
4 1 (16.67%) Multichannel Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft