The median contractor rate for a Integration Consultant was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Integration Consultant
UK
Rank 553 607 596
Rank change year-on-year +54 -11  
Contract jobs requiring an Integration Consultant 40 37 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.088% 0.070% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.073% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 18 11
Median daily rate £525 £475 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.52% +22.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £418 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £465 £473
% change year-on-year +2.15% -1.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £42.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.00 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42948 50649 50145
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.81% 95.19% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 27820 32762 30258
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1510 1586 1994
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Integration Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Integration Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Integration Consultant in the UK

Integration Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Integration Consultant in the UK

Integration Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Integration Consultant over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Integration Consultant in the UK

Integration Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Integration Consultant in the UK

Integration Consultant
Top 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Integration Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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
England +35 40 £525 +10.52% 2
London +49 30 £525 +5.00% 2
City of London - 4 £525 -
South East +14 2 £475 -
Midlands - 2 - -
Berkshire +24 1 £475 +15.15%
East of England -3 1 £500 -
East Midlands -6 1 £525 +23.52%
Derby -8 1 £525 +31.25%
Derbyshire -9 1 £525 +31.25%
Essex - 1 £500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £435 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Enfield - 1 £450 -
Leeds - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -
South West - 1 £435 -
West Midlands - 1 - -

Integration Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Integration Consultant 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 featuring Integration Consultant in the job title.

1 30 (32.26%) SAP
2 25 (26.88%) XML
2 25 (26.88%) SQL
3 24 (25.81%) Microsoft
4 23 (24.73%) Web Services
5 22 (23.66%) CRM
5 22 (23.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (19.35%) Oracle
6 18 (19.35%) SQL Server
6 18 (19.35%) BizTalk Server
7 17 (18.28%) Salesforce.com
8 16 (17.20%) C#
8 16 (17.20%) Java
8 16 (17.20%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
10 14 (15.05%) Dynamics CRM
10 14 (15.05%) SOA
11 13 (13.98%) MS Excel
11 13 (13.98%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (13.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (12.90%) Data Management
12 12 (12.90%) JSON
12 12 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (12.90%) SOAP
13 11 (11.83%) Windows
13 11 (11.83%) Data Integration
14 10 (10.75%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (10.75%) Retail
14 10 (10.75%) Finance

Integration Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 18 (19.35%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (8.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (7.53%) IIS
4 6 (6.45%) SharePoint
5 5 (5.38%) Skype for Business
6 3 (3.23%) CMS
6 3 (3.23%) NetWeaver
7 2 (2.15%) JBoss
8 1 (1.08%) Apache
8 1 (1.08%) Confluence
8 1 (1.08%) Drupal
8 1 (1.08%) JCAPS
8 1 (1.08%) Mule
8 1 (1.08%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (1.08%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (1.08%) SAS
8 1 (1.08%) TPMS
8 1 (1.08%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.08%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 13 (13.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (15.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.15%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.15%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (1.08%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (1.08%) Markit EDM
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.08%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (1.08%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.08%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.08%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.08%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (1.08%) SAP LE
3 1 (1.08%) SAP MM
3 1 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.08%) SAP PSCD
3 1 (1.08%) SAP Retail
3 1 (1.08%) SAP SCM
3 1 (1.08%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (9.68%) Office 365
3 6 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (5.38%) PaaS
4 5 (5.38%) SaaS
4 5 (5.38%) Yammer
5 4 (4.30%) IaaS
6 3 (3.23%) Boomi
6 3 (3.23%) Heroku
7 1 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.08%) GitHub
7 1 (1.08%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.45%) HTTPS
1 6 (6.45%) X.509
2 5 (5.38%) HTTP
3 4 (4.30%) SMTP
4 3 (3.23%) Broadband
4 3 (3.23%) Ethernet
4 3 (3.23%) Internet
4 3 (3.23%) LDAP
4 3 (3.23%) SNMP
5 1 (1.08%) FTP
5 1 (1.08%) NAS
5 1 (1.08%) PuTTY
5 1 (1.08%) Skype
5 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.08%) WEP
5 1 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (23.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 18 (19.35%) SQL Server
3 13 (13.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (7.53%) Relational Database
6 6 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (5.38%) SAP HANA
8 3 (3.23%) Data Lake
8 3 (3.23%) Power BI
8 3 (3.23%) RDBMS
8 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (3.23%) Star Schema
9 2 (2.15%) Big Data
9 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.08%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (1.08%) GIS
10 1 (1.08%) HDInsight
10 1 (1.08%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 1 (1.08%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 10 (10.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (7.53%) Rational Rhapsody
3 5 (5.38%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.15%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.15%) JMeter
5 1 (1.08%) Ant
5 1 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.08%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.08%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.08%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.08%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.08%) JIRA
5 1 (1.08%) Maven
5 1 (1.08%) MSTest
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.08%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.08%) Subversion
General
1 10 (10.75%) Finance
1 10 (10.75%) Retail
2 7 (7.53%) Banking
3 5 (5.38%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.30%) Electronics
5 3 (3.23%) Marketing
6 2 (2.15%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.08%) Advertising
7 1 (1.08%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.08%) Back Office
7 1 (1.08%) French Language
7 1 (1.08%) Games
7 1 (1.08%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (26.88%) XML
2 23 (24.73%) Web Services
3 12 (12.90%) JSON
3 12 (12.90%) SOAP
4 10 (10.75%) REST
5 8 (8.60%) .NET
5 8 (8.60%) Middleware
5 8 (8.60%) SAP PI
6 7 (7.53%) WCF
7 6 (6.45%) XML Messaging
7 6 (6.45%) XSD
8 5 (5.38%) COM
8 5 (5.38%) XSL
9 4 (4.30%) JDBC
10 3 (3.23%) JMS
10 3 (3.23%) OpenID
10 3 (3.23%) SAML
10 3 (3.23%) SAP XI
11 2 (2.15%) BAPI
11 2 (2.15%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.20%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.23%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.23%) Digital TV
2 3 (3.23%) STB
2 3 (3.23%) Video on Demand
2 3 (3.23%) Virtual Team
3 2 (2.15%) FMCG
3 2 (2.15%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.08%) DataPower
4 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.08%) LIMS
4 1 (1.08%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.83%) Windows
2 4 (4.30%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.15%) Linux
3 2 (2.15%) Unix
4 1 (1.08%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.66%) CRM
2 18 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (15.05%) SOA
4 13 (13.98%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (12.90%) Data Management
6 11 (11.83%) Data Integration
7 9 (9.68%) IT Strategy
8 8 (8.60%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (8.60%) ETL
8 8 (8.60%) Migration
8 8 (8.60%) Project Management
9 7 (7.53%) Functional Testing
9 7 (7.53%) Master Data Management
9 7 (7.53%) SDLC
10 6 (6.45%) ERP
10 6 (6.45%) Service Design
10 6 (6.45%) TDD
10 6 (6.45%) Waterfall
11 5 (5.38%) Data Migration
11 5 (5.38%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 25 (26.88%) SQL
2 16 (17.20%) C#
2 16 (17.20%) Java
3 7 (7.53%) PL/SQL
4 6 (6.45%) ABAP
4 6 (6.45%) PHP
4 6 (6.45%) PowerShell
4 6 (6.45%) T-SQL
5 5 (5.38%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.15%) XPath
7 1 (1.08%) C
7 1 (1.08%) COBOL
7 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (6.45%) Degree
2 1 (1.08%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.53%) HL7
2 4 (4.30%) QA
3 2 (2.15%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.08%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (1.08%) DICOM
4 1 (1.08%) GMP
4 1 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.08%) Docker
2 1 (1.08%) vCloud
2 1 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (3.23%) Control-M
1 3 (3.23%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 3 (3.23%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 2 (2.15%) Ansible
3 1 (1.08%) Kibana
3 1 (1.08%) logstash
3 1 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (32.26%) SAP
2 24 (25.81%) Microsoft
3 18 (19.35%) Oracle
4 17 (18.28%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (7.53%) VMware
6 5 (5.38%) IBM
6 5 (5.38%) Infor
6 5 (5.38%) Marketo
7 3 (3.23%) BMC
7 3 (3.23%) Citrix
7 3 (3.23%) Dell
7 3 (3.23%) Informatica
8 2 (2.15%) Cerner
8 2 (2.15%) CyberArk
8 2 (2.15%) GoldenSource
8 2 (2.15%) McKesson
8 2 (2.15%) MEDITECH
8 2 (2.15%) MuleSoft
8 2 (2.15%) TIBCO
8 2 (2.15%) Workday