The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Integration Testing
East of England / Suffolk
Rank - 24 28
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk - 1.60% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.01% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £500 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +73.91%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £364 £375
% change year-on-year +3.09% -3.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.35 £49.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year -8.37% +22.22%  

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 Suffolk with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Suffolk
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 143 149 147
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 81.25% 79.68% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 97 93
Median daily rate £400 £425 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £26.30 £22.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.88% +50.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £17.25 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £22.50 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Integration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 Suffolk

Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Integration Testing in Suffolk

Integration Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Integration Testing in Suffolk