Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for System Integration Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited System Integration Testing over the 6 months to 21 June 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.

System Integration Testing (SIT)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 100 84
Rank change year-on-year -6 -16 +16
Contract jobs citing System Integration Testing 3 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.19% 0.61% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.73% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 3
Milton Keynes median daily rate £335 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.29% +3.70% -34.62%
10th Percentile £206 £281 £276
90th Percentile £349 £375 £349
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £343 £350 £344
% change year-on-year -2.14% +1.82% -19.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

System 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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,280 1,241 1,205
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 83.01% 84.77% 85.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 730 645 677
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £240 £282 £263
90th Percentile £550 £547 £526
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% - +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 20 22
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +16.67% -25.65%
10th Percentile £9.00 £8.77 £10.23
90th Percentile £17.50 £17.40 £16.33
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £16.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year -13.54% +16.07% -20.00%

System Integration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing System Integration Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for System Integration Testing in Milton Keynes

System Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for System Integration Testing in Milton Keynes

System Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing System Integration Testing in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for System Integration Testing in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing System 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for System Integration Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) Smoke Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (66.67%) HP ALM
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) XML Messaging
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

System Integration Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) UAT Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) XML Messaging
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Smoke Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP