Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 18 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 183 142
Rank change year-on-year +39 -41 +1
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 42 25 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.96% 0.46% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 0.54% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 14 56
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £338 £321
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +5.06% -1.15%
10th Percentile £359 £259 £209
90th Percentile £645 £488 £484
England median daily rate £438 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% -22.73%
England median hourly rate £33.75 £49.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year -31.12% +20.99% +1.25%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3644 4610 5171
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 83.44% 84.19% 83.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2425 3014 3558
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £261 £263 £259
90th Percentile £550 £550 £535
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 130 177
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.93 £14.81 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.58% +2.12% -
10th Percentile £9.81 £10.98 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.00 £42.63 £35.07
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.68% +8.49% +18.42%

Integration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Integration Testing in Yorkshire

Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Integration Testing in Yorkshire

Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Integration Testing in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Integration Testing in Yorkshire

Integration Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Integration Testing in Yorkshire

Integration Testing
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
West Yorkshire +25 29 £525 +61.54% 7
South Yorkshire +29 15 £640 +28.00%
North Yorkshire +8 2 £406 -
Integration Testing
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 33 (78.57%) Test Automation
2 31 (73.81%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (69.05%) Java
4 27 (64.29%) TDD
5 25 (59.52%) BDD
6 18 (42.86%) Git (software)
6 18 (42.86%) Selenium
6 18 (42.86%) SQL
7 17 (40.48%) MongoDB
7 17 (40.48%) NoSQL
8 16 (38.10%) Node.js
9 15 (35.71%) Open Source
9 15 (35.71%) Cucumber
9 15 (35.71%) Jenkins
10 14 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
10 14 (33.33%) Scrum
11 13 (30.95%) Test Strategy
11 13 (30.95%) Kanban
12 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
12 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
13 11 (26.19%) MySQL
13 11 (26.19%) PostgreSQL
13 11 (26.19%) Unit Testing
13 11 (26.19%) REST
13 11 (26.19%) Mentoring
13 11 (26.19%) Coaching
13 11 (26.19%) Microservices
14 10 (23.81%) SFIA
14 10 (23.81%) Cross-Browser Testing
14 10 (23.81%) WebDriver

Integration Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 8 (19.05%) Confluence
2 5 (11.90%) JBoss
2 5 (11.90%) Jetty
2 5 (11.90%) Tomcat
2 5 (11.90%) Tornado
2 5 (11.90%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.38%) Apache
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.67%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) AMQP
2 1 (2.38%) Firewall
2 1 (2.38%) LAN
2 1 (2.38%) Network Security
2 1 (2.38%) VoIP
2 1 (2.38%) WAN
2 1 (2.38%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (40.48%) MongoDB
1 17 (40.48%) NoSQL
2 14 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (26.19%) MySQL
3 11 (26.19%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (11.90%) Couchbase
4 5 (11.90%) Hadoop
4 5 (11.90%) Redis
4 5 (11.90%) Riak
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 18 (42.86%) Selenium
2 15 (35.71%) Cucumber
2 15 (35.71%) Jenkins
3 10 (23.81%) JUnit
3 10 (23.81%) WebDriver
4 9 (21.43%) Jasmine
4 9 (21.43%) JIRA
5 7 (16.67%) Maven
6 6 (14.29%) JBehave
7 5 (11.90%) FitNesse
7 5 (11.90%) Vagrant
8 2 (4.76%) Calabash
8 2 (4.76%) Capybara
8 2 (4.76%) Gradle
8 2 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (4.76%) Subversion
9 1 (2.38%) IntelliJ
9 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
9 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (26.19%) Software Engineer
1 11 (26.19%) Tester
2 9 (21.43%) Automation Tester
3 8 (19.05%) Developer
3 8 (19.05%) Java Automation Tester
3 8 (19.05%) Java Developer
3 8 (19.05%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 8 (19.05%) Selenium Tester
4 7 (16.67%) Lead Software Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Java Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Test Manager
8 1 (2.38%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) Network Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Network Security Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (38.10%) Node.js
2 11 (26.19%) REST
3 7 (16.67%) Gherkin
3 7 (16.67%) Spring
4 6 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
4 6 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 6 (14.29%) Apache Camel
4 6 (14.29%) JMS
4 6 (14.29%) Spring Boot
5 5 (11.90%) Flask
5 5 (11.90%) Hibernate
5 5 (11.90%) Kafka
5 5 (11.90%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (7.14%) SOAP
7 2 (4.76%) JSON
7 2 (4.76%) RESTful
7 2 (4.76%) XML
8 1 (2.38%) .NET
8 1 (2.38%) Backbone.js
8 1 (2.38%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (7.14%) IVR
2 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.81%) Linux
2 8 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Unix
3 1 (2.38%) Windows
3 1 (2.38%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (78.57%) Test Automation
2 31 (73.81%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (64.29%) TDD
4 25 (59.52%) BDD
5 15 (35.71%) Open Source
6 14 (33.33%) Scrum
7 13 (30.95%) Kanban
7 13 (30.95%) Test Strategy
8 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
9 11 (26.19%) Coaching
9 11 (26.19%) Mentoring
9 11 (26.19%) Microservices
9 11 (26.19%) Unit Testing
10 10 (23.81%) Cross-Browser Testing
10 10 (23.81%) SFIA
11 8 (19.05%) Continuous Delivery
11 8 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
13 5 (11.90%) DevOps
13 5 (11.90%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 29 (69.05%) Java
2 18 (42.86%) SQL
3 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.90%) Bash Shell
4 5 (11.90%) Python
4 5 (11.90%) Ruby
5 2 (4.76%) C#
6 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) ISTQB
2 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
2 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.14%) ISEB
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Docker
2 1 (2.38%) RACF
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) Ansible
1 5 (11.90%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (11.90%) Puppet
2 4 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Red Hat
2 7 (16.67%) Oracle
3 3 (7.14%) Cisco
3 3 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (2.38%) CyberArk
4 1 (2.38%) IBM
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft