Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 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 > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 153 128
Rank change year-on-year +23 -25 -12
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 29 22 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.95% 0.61% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 0.71% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 13 40
West Yorkshire median daily rate £525 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +61.54% -7.14% +8.53%
10th Percentile £358 £258 £238
90th Percentile £645 £427 £448
Yorkshire median daily rate £463 £338 £338
% change year-on-year +37.04% - +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £42.50
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 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 2588 3108 3727
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 84.74% 86.29% 85.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1781 2039 2565
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £268 £263
90th Percentile £545 £550 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 63 108
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £9.25 £10.20 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.00 £30.50 £40.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.81 £14.50
% change year-on-year +8.05% +2.12% -

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 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
Leeds +22 28 £525 +40.00% 2
Integration Testing
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 23 (79.31%) Test Automation
2 22 (75.86%) Java
3 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (68.97%) TDD
5 18 (62.07%) SQL
6 17 (58.62%) Git (software)
7 16 (55.17%) BDD
7 16 (55.17%) MongoDB
7 16 (55.17%) Node.js
7 16 (55.17%) NoSQL
8 14 (48.28%) Jenkins
9 13 (44.83%) Apache Cassandra
9 13 (44.83%) Cucumber
9 13 (44.83%) Kanban
9 13 (44.83%) Scrum
10 11 (37.93%) PostgreSQL
10 11 (37.93%) Software Engineering
10 11 (37.93%) MySQL
10 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
10 11 (37.93%) Selenium
10 11 (37.93%) Open Source
10 11 (37.93%) REST
10 11 (37.93%) Mentoring
10 11 (37.93%) Coaching
10 11 (37.93%) Microservices
11 10 (34.48%) SFIA
12 9 (31.03%) JUnit
12 9 (31.03%) Linux
12 9 (31.03%) Jasmine
13 8 (27.59%) Continuous Delivery

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 7 (24.14%) Confluence
2 5 (17.24%) JBoss
2 5 (17.24%) Jetty
2 5 (17.24%) Tomcat
2 5 (17.24%) Tornado
2 5 (17.24%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 7 (24.14%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) AMQP
2 1 (3.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) LAN
2 1 (3.45%) Network Security
2 1 (3.45%) VoIP
2 1 (3.45%) WAN
2 1 (3.45%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (55.17%) MongoDB
1 16 (55.17%) NoSQL
2 13 (44.83%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (37.93%) MySQL
3 11 (37.93%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (17.24%) Couchbase
4 5 (17.24%) Hadoop
4 5 (17.24%) Redis
4 5 (17.24%) Riak
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (58.62%) Git (software)
2 14 (48.28%) Jenkins
3 13 (44.83%) Cucumber
4 11 (37.93%) Selenium
5 9 (31.03%) Jasmine
5 9 (31.03%) JUnit
6 7 (24.14%) JIRA
7 6 (20.69%) JBehave
7 6 (20.69%) Maven
8 5 (17.24%) FitNesse
8 5 (17.24%) Vagrant
9 4 (13.79%) WebDriver
10 1 (3.45%) Gradle
10 1 (3.45%) LoadRunner
10 1 (3.45%) SoapUI
10 1 (3.45%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Software Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Java Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Lead Software Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Java Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Java Software Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Automation Tester
4 4 (13.79%) Java Automation Tester
4 4 (13.79%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 4 (13.79%) Selenium Tester
4 4 (13.79%) Tester
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Agile Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Call Centre Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) Node.js
2 11 (37.93%) REST
3 7 (24.14%) Gherkin
4 6 (20.69%) Spring
5 5 (17.24%) ActiveMQ
5 5 (17.24%) AngularJS
5 5 (17.24%) Apache Camel
5 5 (17.24%) Flask
5 5 (17.24%) Hibernate
5 5 (17.24%) JMS
5 5 (17.24%) Kafka
5 5 (17.24%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (17.24%) Spring Boot
6 2 (6.90%) SOAP
7 1 (3.45%) JSON
7 1 (3.45%) RESTful
7 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) IVR
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Linux
2 8 (27.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Unix
3 1 (3.45%) Windows
3 1 (3.45%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) Test Automation
2 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (68.97%) TDD
4 16 (55.17%) BDD
5 13 (44.83%) Kanban
5 13 (44.83%) Scrum
6 11 (37.93%) Coaching
6 11 (37.93%) Mentoring
6 11 (37.93%) Microservices
6 11 (37.93%) Open Source
6 11 (37.93%) Software Engineering
7 10 (34.48%) SFIA
8 8 (27.59%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (17.24%) DevOps
9 5 (17.24%) DSDM
9 5 (17.24%) RUP
9 5 (17.24%) System Integration Testing
9 5 (17.24%) Unit Testing
10 4 (13.79%) Cross-Browser Testing
10 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (75.86%) Java
2 18 (62.07%) SQL
3 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
4 5 (17.24%) Bash Shell
4 5 (17.24%) Python
4 5 (17.24%) Ruby
5 1 (3.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) ISEB
1 3 (10.34%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Docker
2 1 (3.45%) RACF
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Ansible
1 5 (17.24%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (17.24%) Puppet
2 3 (10.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Red Hat
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle
3 3 (10.34%) Cisco
3 3 (10.34%) HP
4 1 (3.45%) CyberArk
4 1 (3.45%) IBM