The table below looks at the statistics for Integration Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Integration Testing
Rank 82 68 67
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 11 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.66% 1.01% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 1.27% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £70.00
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -42.85%
Integration Testing
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1308 948 831
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 78.56% 79.46% 74.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 700 520 393
Average daily rate £400 £400 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 10
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.77 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.45% -29.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £5.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.38 £22.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+27.45% -15.00%

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Integration Testing across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Integration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Integration Testing Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Integration Testing across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

Integration Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Integration Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Integration Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Integration Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Integration Testing.

1 9 (40.91%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (36.36%) Test Scripting
2 8 (36.36%) Banking
3 7 (31.82%) Finance
4 6 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (27.27%) VMware
4 6 (27.27%) .NET
4 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (22.73%) System Integration Testing
6 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
6 4 (18.18%) Android
6 4 (18.18%) Open Source
6 4 (18.18%) Apple iOS
6 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
6 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 4 (18.18%) Windows
6 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
6 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 4 (18.18%) Veeam
6 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (18.18%) Validation
6 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (18.18%) Software Testing
7 3 (13.64%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
7 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
7 3 (13.64%) Release Management
7 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
7 3 (13.64%) Service Management

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Integration Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Integration Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.64%) SAS
3 2 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (36.36%) Banking
2 7 (31.82%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Retail
4 1 (4.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Analyst
1 11 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Test Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Senior Test Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Project Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Test Leader
4 2 (9.09%) Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Technical Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Functional Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Functional Test Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Technical Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) BizTalk Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Integration Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) .NET
2 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
3 2 (9.09%) Web Services
3 2 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
1 4 (18.18%) Android
1 4 (18.18%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (36.36%) Test Scripting
3 5 (22.73%) System Integration Testing
4 4 (18.18%) Open Source
4 4 (18.18%) Software Testing
4 4 (18.18%) Validation
4 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
5 3 (13.64%) Service Management
5 3 (13.64%) Change Management
5 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
5 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
5 3 (13.64%) Release Management
5 3 (13.64%) Analytics
6 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
6 2 (9.09%) Functional Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 3 (13.64%) SQL
3 2 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) ISEB
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (9.09%) SCCM
2 2 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) VMware
2 4 (18.18%) Veeam
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) ServiceNow
4 1 (4.55%) HP