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 3 months to 23 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 126 133
Rank change year-on-year +32 +7  
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 26 20 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.29% 0.71% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 0.82% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 13
Median daily rate £375 £319 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.64% -1.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £269 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £450 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1705 2446 2463
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 84.49% 86.68% 83.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1120 1705 1719
Median daily rate £413 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +16.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £570 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 37 56
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.90 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.31% +1.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.16 £10.76 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.27 £26.90 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Integration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 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 3 months to 23 June 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 3 months to 23 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
West Yorkshire +19 14 £463 +42.30% 7
South Yorkshire +16 10 £375 +57.89%
North Yorkshire +6 1 - -
Integration Testing
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 27 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (47.73%) Test Automation
3 17 (38.64%) Unit Testing
4 13 (29.55%) BDD
4 13 (29.55%) Test Strategy
4 13 (29.55%) System Integration Testing
4 13 (29.55%) Java
5 12 (27.27%) TDD
6 11 (25.00%) QA
7 10 (22.73%) Selenium
7 10 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (22.73%) ITIL
7 10 (22.73%) Performance Testing
8 9 (20.45%) Defect Management
8 9 (20.45%) Cross-Browser Testing
9 8 (18.18%) Gherkin
9 8 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (18.18%) Waterfall
9 8 (18.18%) XML
9 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
9 8 (18.18%) SQL
9 8 (18.18%) Finance
10 7 (15.91%) ISEB
10 7 (15.91%) Cucumber
10 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (13.64%) Functional Testing
11 6 (13.64%) Jasmine
11 6 (13.64%) Jenkins
11 6 (13.64%) JBehave
11 6 (13.64%) Open Source

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 3 (6.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.27%) Apache
3 1 (2.27%) Confluence
3 1 (2.27%) LiveCycle
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) GitHub
2 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.55%) MongoDB
1 2 (4.55%) NoSQL
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) Big Data
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) Selenium
2 7 (15.91%) Cucumber
3 6 (13.64%) Jasmine
3 6 (13.64%) JBehave
3 6 (13.64%) Jenkins
4 4 (9.09%) SoapUI
5 3 (6.82%) Gradle
5 3 (6.82%) JIRA
5 3 (6.82%) Maven
5 3 (6.82%) Subversion
5 3 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio
6 2 (4.55%) Eclipse
6 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
6 2 (4.55%) IntelliJ
6 2 (4.55%) JUnit
6 2 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (4.55%) Toad
7 1 (2.27%) FitNesse
7 1 (2.27%) Gatling
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) General Ledger
3 1 (2.27%) Marketing
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) Tester
2 8 (18.18%) Analyst
3 7 (15.91%) Test Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) Automation Tester
4 6 (13.64%) Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Java Automation Tester
5 5 (11.36%) Test Manager
6 4 (9.09%) Administrator
6 4 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.82%) Consultant
7 3 (6.82%) QA Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) QA Tester
8 2 (4.55%) Applications Support
8 2 (4.55%) Java Developer
8 2 (4.55%) SAP Manager
8 2 (4.55%) Senior QA Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Senior QA Tester
8 2 (4.55%) Senior Tester
8 2 (4.55%) Test Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Web Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.18%) Gherkin
1 8 (18.18%) XML
2 6 (13.64%) HTML
2 6 (13.64%) SOAP
3 3 (6.82%) AngularJS
3 3 (6.82%) JSON
3 3 (6.82%) Spring
3 3 (6.82%) Web Services
4 2 (4.55%) .NET
4 2 (4.55%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (4.55%) Apache Camel
4 2 (4.55%) Backbone.js
4 2 (4.55%) CSS
4 2 (4.55%) JMS
4 2 (4.55%) jQuery
4 2 (4.55%) Middleware
4 2 (4.55%) React
4 2 (4.55%) REST
4 2 (4.55%) RESTful
4 2 (4.55%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.36%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.55%) Clustering
3 2 (4.55%) iPad
3 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.27%) Fintech
4 1 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.27%) User Experience
4 1 (2.27%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.27%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Linux
1 2 (4.55%) Windows
1 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (47.73%) Test Automation
3 17 (38.64%) Unit Testing
4 13 (29.55%) BDD
4 13 (29.55%) System Integration Testing
4 13 (29.55%) Test Strategy
5 12 (27.27%) TDD
6 10 (22.73%) ITIL
6 10 (22.73%) Performance Testing
6 10 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (20.45%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 9 (20.45%) Defect Management
8 8 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (18.18%) Waterfall
9 6 (13.64%) Change Management
9 6 (13.64%) Functional Testing
9 6 (13.64%) Open Source
9 6 (13.64%) Scrum
9 6 (13.64%) Service Delivery
10 5 (11.36%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (29.55%) Java
2 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 8 (18.18%) SQL
3 5 (11.36%) C#
4 4 (9.09%) C++
5 2 (4.55%) Python
5 2 (4.55%) Scala
6 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) ISEB
2 4 (9.09%) Degree
2 4 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 4 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.27%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) HNC
4 1 (2.27%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) FATCA
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) Oracle
2 4 (9.09%) HP
2 4 (9.09%) ServiceNow
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.55%) SAP
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