The table below looks at the statistics for Integration Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Integration Testing
Rank 70 68 61
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 4 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.45% 0.70% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.88% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
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£307 £313 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.92% +47.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £263 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £363 £223
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%
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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 Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
725 684 473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 80.73% 79.72% 72.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 311 269
Average daily rate £350 £370 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 8 8
Average hourly rate £50.00 £16.64 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+200.57% +75.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £11.60 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £35.00 £17.24
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Integration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Integration Testing Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Integration Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Integration Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) COBOL
3 1 (16.67%) RPG
3 1 (16.67%) Test Management
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) DB2
3 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
1 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Rational Functional Tester
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Tester
3 1 (16.67%) RPG Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Data Conversion
2 1 (16.67%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Test Management
3 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
3 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) System Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) RPG IV
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) COBOL
2 1 (16.67%) RPG
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA