Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 September 2018 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 > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 123 153
Rank change year-on-year -5 +30 -19
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 43 32 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.25% 1.12% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 1.28% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 30 17
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £488 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.95% +50.00% -2.99%
10th Percentile £311 £353 £262
90th Percentile £504 £645 £450
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £408 £325
% change year-on-year -1.84% +25.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £40.00

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,061 2,496 3,494
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 88.65% 87.24% 88.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,099 1,704 2,338
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +10.34%
10th Percentile £305 £275 £281
90th Percentile £550 £545 £548
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 62 54
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £14.20 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.72% -2.07% +5.09%
10th Percentile £11.04 £8.42 £10.20
90th Percentile £30.90 £27.38 £31.28
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 £14.35 £14.87
% change year-on-year +21.32% -3.46% +7.14%

Integration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Integration Testing in West Yorkshire

Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Integration Testing in West Yorkshire

Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Integration Testing in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Integration Testing in West Yorkshire

Integration Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Integration Testing in West Yorkshire

Integration Testing
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 September 2018. 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
Leeds -5 33 £363 -25.64% 4
Bradford -6 6 £475 - 2
Integration Testing
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 22 (51.16%) Java
1 22 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (39.53%) Test Automation
3 15 (34.88%) JIRA
3 15 (34.88%) Selenium
3 15 (34.88%) Software Engineering
4 13 (30.23%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (30.23%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (30.23%) Confluence
4 13 (30.23%) REST
5 12 (27.91%) Jenkins
5 12 (27.91%) Microservices
6 11 (25.58%) Terraform
6 11 (25.58%) Docker
6 11 (25.58%) C#
6 11 (25.58%) .NET
7 9 (20.93%) SQL
7 9 (20.93%) BDD
8 8 (18.60%) JSON
8 8 (18.60%) SOAP
8 8 (18.60%) XML
8 8 (18.60%) Regression Testing
8 8 (18.60%) Migration
8 8 (18.60%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (16.28%) Node.js
9 7 (16.28%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (16.28%) TDD
9 7 (16.28%) Linux
9 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
9 7 (16.28%) JavaScript

Integration Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 13 (30.23%) Confluence
2 5 (11.63%) Apache
3 2 (4.65%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.23%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (11.63%) Slack
3 4 (9.30%) Amazon S3
4 2 (4.65%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (4.65%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (4.65%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) SSH
2 2 (4.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) NoSQL
1 7 (16.28%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.95%) Big Data
3 5 (11.63%) Apache Hive
3 5 (11.63%) MongoDB
3 5 (11.63%) MySQL
4 4 (9.30%) Amazon Aurora
4 4 (9.30%) Pentaho
5 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (34.88%) JIRA
1 15 (34.88%) Selenium
2 12 (27.91%) Jenkins
3 7 (16.28%) Git (software)
4 6 (13.95%) Bitbucket
4 6 (13.95%) WebDriver
5 5 (11.63%) Artifactory
5 5 (11.63%) Cucumber
5 5 (11.63%) Jasmine
5 5 (11.63%) SpecFlow
6 3 (6.98%) JMeter
7 2 (4.65%) git-flow
8 1 (2.33%) JBehave
8 1 (2.33%) JUnit
8 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (4.65%) Retail
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) Developer
2 10 (23.26%) Analyst
2 10 (23.26%) Test Analyst
3 8 (18.60%) Java Developer
4 5 (11.63%) AWS Developer
5 4 (9.30%) ETL Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Lead Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Manual Test Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Python Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Senior Test Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) Automation Tester
6 3 (6.98%) Lead Java Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Pentaho Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Tester
7 2 (4.65%) Java Automation Tester
7 2 (4.65%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.23%) REST
2 11 (25.58%) .NET
3 8 (18.60%) JSON
3 8 (18.60%) SOAP
3 8 (18.60%) XML
4 7 (16.28%) Node.js
5 5 (11.63%) ActiveMQ
5 5 (11.63%) Kafka
5 5 (11.63%) OAuth
5 5 (11.63%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (11.63%) Spring
5 5 (11.63%) Spring Batch
5 5 (11.63%) Spring Boot
5 5 (11.63%) Spring Security
5 5 (11.63%) Web Services
6 3 (6.98%) Gherkin
6 3 (6.98%) PySpark
7 2 (4.65%) AngularJS
7 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 2 (4.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (11.63%) PKI
3 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.98%) User Experience
4 1 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) Linux
2 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (39.53%) Test Automation
3 15 (34.88%) Software Engineering
4 13 (30.23%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (27.91%) Microservices
6 9 (20.93%) BDD
7 8 (18.60%) Migration
7 8 (18.60%) Regression Testing
8 7 (16.28%) TDD
8 7 (16.28%) Unit Testing
9 6 (13.95%) Performance Testing
9 6 (13.95%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (11.63%) Data Extraction
10 5 (11.63%) DevOps
10 5 (11.63%) Mentoring
10 5 (11.63%) Open Source
10 5 (11.63%) SFIA
10 5 (11.63%) System Integration Testing
10 5 (11.63%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 22 (51.16%) Java
2 11 (25.58%) C#
3 9 (20.93%) SQL
4 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
4 7 (16.28%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
1 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) QA
2 4 (9.30%) GDPR
3 1 (2.33%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (25.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (25.58%) Terraform
2 5 (11.63%) Grafana
2 5 (11.63%) Graylog
2 5 (11.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (6.98%) Micro Focus
1 3 (6.98%) ServiceNow
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle
3 1 (2.33%) Informatica
3 1 (2.33%) Red Hat