The median contractor rate for a Integration Test Analyst was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 30 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.

Integration Test Analyst
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 590 619 599
Rank change year-on-year +29 -20  
Contract jobs requiring an Integration Test Analyst 10 21 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.039% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.041% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 15
Median daily rate £350 £348 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.71% +6.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £266 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £465 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £308 £273
% change year-on-year +9.75% +12.84%  
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. 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 43148 51543 50918
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.77% 95.22% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 28028 33436 30785
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 1488 1586 2043
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.70% +5.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

Integration Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Integration Test Analyst in the UK

Integration Test Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Integration Test Analyst in the UK

Integration Test Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Integration Test Analyst in the UK

Integration Test Analyst
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Integration Test Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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 +36 8 £350 +5.66% 2
South East +13 4 £330 +10.00%
Buckinghamshire -1 3 £350 -9.67%
London +29 1 £400 -11.11% 1
Hampshire +7 1 £310 +3.33%
Milton Keynes -2 1 £350 -9.67%
East Midlands -6 1 - -
South West - 1 £350 - 1
Nottingham - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £350 - 1

Integration Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Integration Test Analyst 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 Test Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (43.48%) Integration Testing
1 10 (43.48%) Test Scripting
2 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (34.78%) Finance
3 8 (34.78%) SQL
4 7 (30.43%) ISEB
4 7 (30.43%) ISTQB
5 6 (26.09%) Automation Testing
5 6 (26.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (26.09%) System Integration Testing
6 5 (21.74%) Selenium
6 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
6 5 (21.74%) .NET
6 5 (21.74%) C#
6 5 (21.74%) Windows
6 5 (21.74%) SDLC
6 5 (21.74%) BDD
6 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
6 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
6 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
7 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (17.39%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (17.39%) Defect Management
7 4 (17.39%) Virtual Environments
7 4 (17.39%) XML
7 4 (17.39%) MS Office
7 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
7 4 (17.39%) HP

Integration Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.35%) Confluence
2 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Office
2 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Selenium
2 3 (13.04%) SoapUI
3 2 (8.70%) Toad
4 1 (4.35%) JIRA
4 1 (4.35%) LoadRunner
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) .NET
2 4 (17.39%) XML
3 3 (13.04%) SOAP
3 3 (13.04%) Web Services
4 1 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Derivative
2 1 (4.35%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Integration Testing
1 10 (43.48%) Test Scripting
2 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (26.09%) Automation Testing
3 6 (26.09%) System Integration Testing
4 5 (21.74%) BDD
4 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (21.74%) SDLC
4 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
5 4 (17.39%) Defect Management
5 4 (17.39%) Software Testing
5 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Virtual Environments
6 3 (13.04%) Change Management
6 3 (13.04%) Regression Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Smoke Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.70%) Functional Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) C#
3 2 (8.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) ISEB
1 7 (30.43%) ISTQB
2 6 (26.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
3 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
1 4 (17.39%) VMware ESX
1 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) HP
2 4 (17.39%) Intel Security
2 4 (17.39%) VMware
3 3 (13.04%) SAP
4 2 (8.70%) Guidewire
5 1 (4.35%) Capita
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle
5 1 (4.35%) webMethods
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