The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 26 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
South East / Surrey
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 73 73
Rank change year-on-year -13 0  
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 4 22 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.32% 1.77% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 2.10% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 19 9
Median daily rate £469 £500 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +13.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £379 £382
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -5.55% +9.75%  

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 Surrey with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1054 1049 1019
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 85.62% 84.26% 78.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 735 700 581
Median daily rate £435 £430 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.16% +4.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 53 23
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £21.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.00 £52.19
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 Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing Integration Testing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Integration Testing in Surrey

Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Integration Testing in Surrey

Integration Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Integration Testing in Surrey

Integration Testing
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 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
Guildford - 1 - -
Redhill - 1 £413 -
Woking - 1 - -
Integration Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 6 (60.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (40.00%) Logistics
2 4 (40.00%) Marketing
2 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) QA
2 4 (40.00%) Validation
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (20.00%) Coaching
4 2 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Apache
5 1 (10.00%) Python
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) LAN
5 1 (10.00%) WAN
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) XML
5 1 (10.00%) Unix

Integration Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 1 (10.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) CRM Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (10.00%) OAT Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Pensions Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Python Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (10.00%) Celery
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) Spring
2 1 (10.00%) Spring Cloud
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (10.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) AIX
2 1 (10.00%) Solaris
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (40.00%) Logistics
2 4 (40.00%) Validation
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Coaching
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Defect Management
5 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (10.00%) Open Source
5 1 (10.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Prototyping
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
2 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft