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 October 2014 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Integration Testing
Rank 59 56 63
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.27% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.25% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
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- £500 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.34% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.75
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.91%
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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
577 406 499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 77.35% 66.02% 72.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 206 276
Average daily rate £375 £370 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +18.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 7
Average hourly rate £35.00 £9.50 £18.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+268.42% -48.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.98 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £79.30 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) STL
3 2 (25.00%) HTTP
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) OLE DB
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (25.00%) ATL
3 2 (25.00%) COM+
3 2 (25.00%) DCOM
3 2 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (25.00%) CppUnit
3 2 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Google
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) GoogleTest

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (25.00%) CppUnit
1 2 (25.00%) GoogleTest
2 1 (12.50%) CodeRush
2 1 (12.50%) ReSharper
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (12.50%) HTML Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) ATL
1 2 (25.00%) COM+
1 2 (25.00%) DCOM
1 2 (25.00%) STL
1 2 (25.00%) XML
1 2 (25.00%) OLE DB
1 2 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
1 2 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) SCORM
1 1 (12.50%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (25.00%) TDD
2 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
3 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Test Management
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C++
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
1 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
1 2 (25.00%) Google