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 27 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Integration Testing
Rank 50 59 68
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +9
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 9 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.20% 0.34% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 0.47% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £355 £330
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +7.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
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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 Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
585 430 543
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 78.21% 73.38% 71.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 209 319
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £451 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -62.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% -11.29%

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 27 January 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 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (45.45%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (36.36%) C++
4 4 (36.36%) ATL
4 4 (36.36%) COM+
4 4 (36.36%) DCOM
4 4 (36.36%) STL
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
4 4 (36.36%) XML
4 4 (36.36%) HTTP
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) OLE DB
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (36.36%) FIX Protocol
4 4 (36.36%) QA
5 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
6 2 (18.18%) TDD
6 2 (18.18%) VB6
6 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Google
6 2 (18.18%) C#
6 2 (18.18%) VMware
6 2 (18.18%) VB
6 2 (18.18%) .NET
6 2 (18.18%) Web Services

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
2 2 (18.18%) CppUnit
2 2 (18.18%) GoogleTest
3 1 (9.09%) CodeRush
3 1 (9.09%) ReSharper
General
1 10 (90.91%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Tester
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Tester
3 2 (18.18%) C++ Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) UAT Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
4 1 (9.09%) UAT Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) ATL
1 4 (36.36%) COM+
1 4 (36.36%) DCOM
1 4 (36.36%) STL
1 4 (36.36%) XML
1 4 (36.36%) OLE DB
1 4 (36.36%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 2 (18.18%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
3 2 (18.18%) TDD
3 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
4 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
4 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C++
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
3 2 (18.18%) VB6
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) VB
3 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Google
2 2 (18.18%) VMware