Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 120 149
Rank change year-on-year -14 +29 -25
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 34 34 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.99% 1.12% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 1.30% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 37 10
West Yorkshire median daily rate £388 £525 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.19% +50.00% -
10th Percentile £310 £366 £251
90th Percentile £488 £645 £438
Yorkshire median daily rate £388 £525 £388
% change year-on-year -26.19% +35.48% +10.71%
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 3,002 2,616 3,041
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 87.50% 86.54% 87.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,047 1,811 1,976
West Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.47% +1.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +0.61% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 67 73
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.21 £16.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.53% +10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £11.18 £9.92 £10.20
90th Percentile £27.55 £40.00 £29.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £14.57
% change year-on-year +6.25% +9.85% +4.04%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 -16 24 £338 -35.71% 4
Bradford - 4 £450 - 2
Wakefield - 2 - -
Pudsey - 1 £388 -
Integration Testing
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (44.12%) Test Automation
3 13 (38.24%) System Integration Testing
4 12 (35.29%) Java
5 10 (29.41%) Regression Testing
6 9 (26.47%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (26.47%) Test Scripting
7 8 (23.53%) Selenium
7 8 (23.53%) .NET
7 8 (23.53%) Jenkins
8 7 (20.59%) JIRA
8 7 (20.59%) Performance Testing
8 7 (20.59%) Manual Testing
9 6 (17.65%) C#
9 6 (17.65%) XML
9 6 (17.65%) Microservices
9 6 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (17.65%) Confluence
9 6 (17.65%) REST
10 5 (14.71%) Test Management
10 5 (14.71%) Docker
10 5 (14.71%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (14.71%) Terraform
10 5 (14.71%) SOAP
10 5 (14.71%) SQL
10 5 (14.71%) Migration
10 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
10 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (14.71%) QA
10 5 (14.71%) JSON

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 6 (17.65%) Confluence
2 2 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.94%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP HR
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.82%) Office 365
3 2 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (5.88%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (5.88%) IaaS
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.88%) OneDrive
3 2 (5.88%) PaaS
3 2 (5.88%) SaaS
3 2 (5.88%) Serverless
4 1 (2.94%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (8.82%) Firewall
2 2 (5.88%) BGP
2 2 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (5.88%) LAN
2 2 (5.88%) MPLS
2 2 (5.88%) NX-OS
2 2 (5.88%) OSPF
2 2 (5.88%) SSH
2 2 (5.88%) VoIP
2 2 (5.88%) VPLS
2 2 (5.88%) VPN
2 2 (5.88%) WAN
2 2 (5.88%) WLAN
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (2.94%) DHCP
3 1 (2.94%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.94%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.94%) Big Data
4 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.94%) MySQL
4 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Jenkins
1 8 (23.53%) Selenium
2 7 (20.59%) JIRA
3 3 (8.82%) Bitbucket
3 3 (8.82%) Cucumber
3 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
3 3 (8.82%) Jasmine
4 2 (5.88%) git-flow
4 2 (5.88%) JMeter
4 2 (5.88%) SpecFlow
4 2 (5.88%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.94%) Artifactory
5 1 (2.94%) JUnit
5 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio Coded UI
General
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
1 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
1 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Analyst
1 14 (41.18%) Test Analyst
2 7 (20.59%) Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Manual Test Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Java Developer
5 4 (11.76%) AWS Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Administrator
6 3 (8.82%) Lead Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Test Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Test Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Tester
8 1 (2.94%) Java Consultant
8 1 (2.94%) Network Specialist
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Technical Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Tester
8 1 (2.94%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) .NET
2 6 (17.65%) REST
2 6 (17.65%) XML
3 5 (14.71%) JSON
3 5 (14.71%) SOAP
4 2 (5.88%) OAuth
5 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.94%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.94%) Autofac
5 1 (2.94%) Entity Framework
5 1 (2.94%) Gherkin
5 1 (2.94%) HTML
5 1 (2.94%) Kafka
5 1 (2.94%) Node.js
5 1 (2.94%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (2.94%) Spring
5 1 (2.94%) Spring Batch
5 1 (2.94%) Spring Security
5 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (11.76%) User Experience
3 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.88%) PKI
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Android
3 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.94%) Mac OS
3 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Windows
3 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (44.12%) Test Automation
3 13 (38.24%) System Integration Testing
4 10 (29.41%) Regression Testing
5 9 (26.47%) Test Scripting
5 9 (26.47%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (20.59%) Manual Testing
6 7 (20.59%) Performance Testing
7 6 (17.65%) Microservices
8 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (14.71%) Migration
8 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
8 5 (14.71%) Test Management
9 4 (11.76%) BDD
9 4 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (11.76%) ITSM
9 4 (11.76%) Service Management
9 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (11.76%) System Testing
9 4 (11.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) Java
2 6 (17.65%) C#
3 5 (14.71%) SQL
4 2 (5.88%) Python
5 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.94%) Perl
5 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) ISEB
2 2 (5.88%) CCIE
2 2 (5.88%) CCNP
2 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.88%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) QA
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Docker
2 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Terraform
2 2 (5.88%) Puppet
3 1 (2.94%) Grafana
3 1 (2.94%) Graylog
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Cisco
1 3 (8.82%) ServiceNow
2 2 (5.88%) CheckPoint
2 2 (5.88%) SAP
2 2 (5.88%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.94%) Citrix
3 1 (2.94%) JD Edwards
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) Red Hat