The table below looks at the statistics for Stress Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Stress Testing over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Stress Testing
Rank 74 - 75
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Stress Testing 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.29% - 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% - 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £400 - £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.50 -
Stress Testing
Scotland

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
837 1394 905
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 80.79% 82.44% 76.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 745 531
Median daily rate £389 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.46% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 10
Median hourly rate £43.00 £15.75 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+173.01% -0.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.41 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.38 £31.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Stress Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Stress Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Stress Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Stress Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Stress Testing Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Stress Testing
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Stress Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Stress Testing.

1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) CAD
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (25.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting

Stress Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Data Modeller
1 1 (25.00%) Finance Modeller
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) CAD
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft