Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Integration Test Analyst was £394 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 849 863 818
Rank change year-on-year +14 -45 +26
Contract jobs requiring an Integration Test Analyst 29 31 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.028% 0.029% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.031% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 16 49
UK median daily rate £394 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.15% +8.33% -14.59%
10th Percentile £250 £277 £265
90th Percentile £454 £484 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £374 £310 £300
% change year-on-year +20.56% +3.33% -14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 97472 100409 109082
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.75% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 64264 65451 69386
UK median daily rate £448 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2912 3320 4146
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.26 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.77 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.54% - +8.29%

Integration Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Integration Test Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Integration Test Analyst over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 8 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 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +9 22 £400 +23.08% 1
UK excluding London +28 21 £374 +20.56% 1
South East -1 10 £373 +20.16%
London -4 8 £494 +12.86%
Wales - 4 £340 -
Scotland - 3 £250 -
South West +4 2 £425 +6.25%
East of England - 1 £400 -

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 14 (48.28%) Integration Testing
2 12 (41.38%) SoapUI
3 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (37.93%) SOAP
4 9 (31.03%) Migration
5 7 (24.14%) Finance
5 7 (24.14%) HP
5 7 (24.14%) Data Migration
5 7 (24.14%) Test Scripting
6 6 (20.69%) Test Automation
7 5 (17.24%) Web Services
7 5 (17.24%) XML
8 4 (13.79%) Java
8 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
8 4 (13.79%) CRM
8 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
8 4 (13.79%) Banking
8 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
8 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
8 4 (13.79%) Release Management
8 4 (13.79%) Scenario Testing
9 3 (10.34%) HL7
9 3 (10.34%) ISTQB
9 3 (10.34%) WebSphere
9 3 (10.34%) JIRA
9 3 (10.34%) JCAPS
9 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (10.34%) IBM Integration Bus
9 3 (10.34%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (10.34%) Waterfall

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 3 (10.34%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (10.34%) JCAPS
1 3 (10.34%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.45%) Lawson
2 1 (3.45%) Markit EDM
2 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) SoapUI
2 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
3 3 (10.34%) HP UFT
3 3 (10.34%) JIRA
3 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (6.90%) Selenium
5 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.45%) Subversion
5 1 (3.45%) Toad
5 1 (3.45%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Front Office
4 1 (3.45%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) SOAP
2 5 (17.24%) Web Services
2 5 (17.24%) XML
3 3 (10.34%) IBM Integration Bus
4 2 (6.90%) REST
4 2 (6.90%) XSLT
5 1 (3.45%) .NET
5 1 (3.45%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.90%) NHS
2 1 (3.45%) iPad
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) RIA
2 1 (3.45%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Unix
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Integration Testing
2 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (31.03%) Migration
4 7 (24.14%) Data Migration
4 7 (24.14%) Test Scripting
5 6 (20.69%) Test Automation
6 4 (13.79%) CRM
6 4 (13.79%) Release Management
6 4 (13.79%) Scenario Testing
7 3 (10.34%) API Testing
7 3 (10.34%) ITIL
7 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
8 2 (6.90%) ERP
8 2 (6.90%) SDLC
8 2 (6.90%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (3.45%) Change Management
9 1 (3.45%) ETL
9 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
9 1 (3.45%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) Java
2 3 (10.34%) SQL
3 2 (6.90%) C++
4 1 (3.45%) C
4 1 (3.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
1 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.90%) ISEB
4 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) HL7
2 2 (6.90%) QA
3 1 (3.45%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) HP
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.34%) Fiorano
4 2 (6.90%) Guidewire
4 2 (6.90%) IBM
4 2 (6.90%) InterSystems
4 2 (6.90%) VMware
5 1 (3.45%) hybris
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle
5 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.45%) SAP
5 1 (3.45%) Workday