The median contractor rate for a Integration Specialist was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Integration Specialist
England / North West
Rank 124 156 -
Rank change year-on-year +32 -  
Contract jobs requiring an Integration Specialist 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.16% 0.026% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.028% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £350 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £405
% change year-on-year -12.50% -1.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
North West
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2439 3620 3389
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 95.05% 94.34% 94.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1527 2156 1777
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 172 203
Median hourly rate £16.18 £25.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.28% +31.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.37 £11.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Integration Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West that featured Integration Specialist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Integration Specialist in the North West

Integration Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Integration Specialist in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Integration Specialist in the North West

Integration Specialist
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Integration Specialist within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Manchester - 3 £350 -
Merseyside +1 1 £375 -16.66%
Integration Specialist
England

Integration Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Integration Specialist contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region featuring Integration Specialist in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) FTP
2 3 (75.00%) HTTP
2 3 (75.00%) HTTPS
2 3 (75.00%) SSL
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) EDIFACT
2 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 3 (75.00%) ActionScript
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) JDBC
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) ODBC
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) JMS
2 3 (75.00%) ActionScript 3.0
2 3 (75.00%) ActionScript 2.0
2 3 (75.00%) Axway
3 1 (25.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) Facilities Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server

Integration Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) FTP
2 3 (75.00%) HTTP
2 3 (75.00%) HTTPS
2 3 (75.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) EDIFACT
1 3 (75.00%) JDBC
1 3 (75.00%) JMS
1 3 (75.00%) ODBC
1 3 (75.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Facilities Management
1 1 (25.00%) Matrix Management
1 1 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
1 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) ActionScript
1 3 (75.00%) ActionScript 2.0
1 3 (75.00%) ActionScript 3.0
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Axway
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle