The table below looks at the statistics for Integration Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Integration Testing
Rank 120 111 109
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 16 24 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.50% 0.86% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 1.10% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 3
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£325 £243 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.74% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £226 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £338 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Integration Testing
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2537 2173 1791
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 79.28% 78.25% 72.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1281 1142 905
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 37 36
Average hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +26.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.70 £91.20 £34.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Integration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Integration Testing Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Integration Testing across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Integration Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Integration Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Integration Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Integration Testing
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Integration Testing within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -10 11 £325 +37.71%
Glasgow -2 2 £350 +40.00%
Fife - 2 £188 -
Integration Testing
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Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 18 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 12 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 10 (23.81%) Finance
4 9 (21.43%) SQL
5 8 (19.05%) HP Quality Center
6 7 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (16.67%) Banking
6 7 (16.67%) VMware
6 7 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
7 6 (14.29%) Test Strategy
7 6 (14.29%) ISEB
7 6 (14.29%) Validation
7 6 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (11.90%) Android
8 5 (11.90%) Veeam
8 5 (11.90%) Test Management
8 5 (11.90%) Open Source
8 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
8 5 (11.90%) .NET
8 5 (11.90%) SAP
8 5 (11.90%) Functional Testing
8 5 (11.90%) Apple iOS
8 5 (11.90%) AngularJS
9 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
9 4 (9.52%) Visual Studio
9 4 (9.52%) Windows
9 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
9 4 (9.52%) FTP
9 4 (9.52%) Microsoft

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.14%) SAS
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) SAP MM
1 4 (9.52%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) FTP
2 1 (2.38%) Wireless
2 1 (2.38%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (7.14%) QlikView
3 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.38%) DB2
3 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (9.52%) Visual Studio
2 4 (9.52%) JIRA
3 2 (4.76%) Bugzilla
4 1 (2.38%) Selenium
4 1 (2.38%) Rational Functional Tester
4 1 (2.38%) HP UFT
General
1 10 (23.81%) Finance
2 7 (16.67%) Banking
3 3 (7.14%) Retail
4 2 (4.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Analyst
2 13 (30.95%) Test Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) Test Manager
3 7 (16.67%) Tester
4 5 (11.90%) Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Senior Test Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) SAP Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Project Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) SAP SCM Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Test Leader
7 2 (4.76%) Automation Tester
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Technical Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) SAP MM Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) .NET
1 5 (11.90%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.38%) Data Conversion
2 1 (2.38%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) Android
1 5 (11.90%) Apple iOS
2 4 (9.52%) Windows
3 3 (7.14%) UNIX
4 1 (2.38%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 12 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
4 6 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 6 (14.29%) Validation
5 5 (11.90%) Test Management
5 5 (11.90%) Open Source
5 5 (11.90%) Functional Testing
6 4 (9.52%) System Testing
6 4 (9.52%) Release Management
6 4 (9.52%) Software Testing
6 4 (9.52%) Incident Management
6 4 (9.52%) Service Management
6 4 (9.52%) Change Management
6 4 (9.52%) Regression Testing
7 3 (7.14%) Problem Management
7 3 (7.14%) Configuration Management
7 3 (7.14%) Business Analysis
7 3 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.43%) SQL
2 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.14%) C#
3 3 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (2.38%) C
4 1 (2.38%) COBOL
4 1 (2.38%) VBScript
4 1 (2.38%) Python
4 1 (2.38%) Embedded C
4 1 (2.38%) RPG IV
4 1 (2.38%) RPG
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) ISEB
2 2 (4.76%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.38%) Degree
3 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) IEC 61508
2 1 (2.38%) DO-178B
System Software
1 6 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.76%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.76%) SCCM
2 2 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) VMware
2 5 (11.90%) Veeam
2 5 (11.90%) SAP
3 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.52%) HP
4 3 (7.14%) Actuate
4 3 (7.14%) Cognos
5 2 (4.76%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle