Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Integration Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Integration Testing over the 6 months to 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Integration Testing
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 123 97
Rank change year-on-year +20 -26 +21
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 37 13 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.30% 0.44% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 0.52% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 13
Edinburgh median daily rate £480 £250 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +92.00% -37.50% +27.90%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £302
90th Percentile £520 £516 £469
Scotland median daily rate £400 £338 £338
% change year-on-year +18.52% - +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Integration Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,509 2,514 1,697
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 88.13% 85.89% 85.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,257 1,460 993
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +0.13% +2.44%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £258
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £363
% change year-on-year +2.56% +7.59% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 19 31
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% -16.00% +51.52%
10th Percentile £11.07 £11.23 £14.25
90th Percentile £44.41 £35.00 £52.00
Scotland median hourly rate £23.50 £23.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year +1.08% +10.71% +3.70%

Integration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Integration Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Integration Testing in Edinburgh

Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Integration Testing in Edinburgh

Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Integration Testing in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Integration Testing in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Integration Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 29 (78.38%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (70.27%) Java
3 23 (62.16%) JavaScript
3 23 (62.16%) TDD
3 23 (62.16%) BDD
3 23 (62.16%) Apache Camel
4 22 (59.46%) HTML5
4 22 (59.46%) CSS
4 22 (59.46%) HTML
5 21 (56.76%) Spring
6 14 (37.84%) Test Automation
7 13 (35.14%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
8 12 (32.43%) Mentoring
8 12 (32.43%) Coaching
9 11 (29.73%) SC Cleared
9 11 (29.73%) Scrum
10 10 (27.03%) Degree
10 10 (27.03%) Front End Development
11 9 (24.32%) MVC
12 7 (18.92%) SQL
12 7 (18.92%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (13.51%) QA
14 4 (10.81%) Banking
14 4 (10.81%) Oracle
14 4 (10.81%) XML
14 4 (10.81%) Finance
14 4 (10.81%) System Integration Testing
15 3 (8.11%) Non-Functional Testing
15 3 (8.11%) Git (software)

Integration Testing
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.11%) Apache
1 3 (8.11%) JBoss
2 1 (2.70%) CMS
2 1 (2.70%) EPiServer
2 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Eclipse
1 3 (8.11%) Git (software)
1 3 (8.11%) Maven
2 2 (5.41%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.70%) FitNesse
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (2.70%) Selenium
General
1 4 (10.81%) Banking
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (70.27%) Developer
2 22 (59.46%) Senior Developer
3 9 (24.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 9 (24.32%) JavaScript Developer
3 9 (24.32%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 9 (24.32%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 7 (18.92%) Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Java Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Test Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Business Systems Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Environment Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle Developer
8 1 (2.70%) QA Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Quality Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Test Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (62.16%) Apache Camel
2 22 (59.46%) CSS
2 22 (59.46%) HTML
2 22 (59.46%) HTML5
3 21 (56.76%) Spring
4 4 (10.81%) XML
5 3 (8.11%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (8.11%) JMS
5 3 (8.11%) XSD
6 2 (5.41%) SOAP
7 1 (2.70%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.70%) JPA
7 1 (2.70%) jQuery
7 1 (2.70%) Kafka
7 1 (2.70%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (78.38%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (62.16%) BDD
2 23 (62.16%) TDD
3 14 (37.84%) Test Automation
4 13 (35.14%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (32.43%) Coaching
5 12 (32.43%) Mentoring
6 11 (29.73%) Scrum
7 10 (27.03%) Front End Development
8 9 (24.32%) MVC
9 7 (18.92%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (10.81%) System Integration Testing
11 3 (8.11%) Non-Functional Testing
12 2 (5.41%) API Testing
12 2 (5.41%) Continuous Delivery
12 2 (5.41%) Data Protection
12 2 (5.41%) Exploratory Testing
12 2 (5.41%) Functional Testing
12 2 (5.41%) Scenario Testing
12 2 (5.41%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 26 (70.27%) Java
2 23 (62.16%) JavaScript
3 7 (18.92%) SQL
4 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
2 11 (29.73%) SC Cleared
3 10 (27.03%) Degree
4 1 (2.70%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle
2 2 (5.41%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.70%) HP
3 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.70%) TIBCO