Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 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
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 88 108
Rank change year-on-year -29 +20 -1
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 12 24 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.41% 1.15% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 1.35% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 11
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £650 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.46% +62.50% +40.35%
10th Percentile £325 £260 £325
90th Percentile £543 £705 £456
Scotland median daily rate £350 £600 £375
% change year-on-year -41.67% +60.00% +20.97%
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 2,517 1,772 2,456
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 86.97% 85.11% 85.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,498 1,090 1,354
Edinburgh median daily rate £405 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £290 £259 £275
90th Percentile £569 £550 £554
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 20 13
Edinburgh median hourly rate £35.00 £16.93 £15.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +106.73% +7.05% -49.39%
10th Percentile £12.74 £12.37 £11.10
90th Percentile £48.28 £43.77 £43.50
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £26.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -32.69% -27.78% +20.00%

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 22 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Integration Testing in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 7 (58.33%) Finance
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (58.33%) Banking
2 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 4 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) BDD
3 3 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) QA
4 2 (16.67%) Retail
4 2 (16.67%) System Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Kanban
4 2 (16.67%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) Defect Management
5 1 (8.33%) Exploratory Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Smoke Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Java 8
5 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (8.33%) API Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (8.33%) Test Planning
5 1 (8.33%) REST

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
General
1 7 (58.33%) Banking
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Integration Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Integration Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) ETL Tester
3 1 (8.33%) QA Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) HTML5
1 1 (8.33%) REST
1 1 (8.33%) SOAP
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) BDD
2 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Defect Management
4 2 (16.67%) Kanban
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) System Testing
4 2 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) API Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
5 1 (8.33%) Exploratory Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Smoke Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) Java 8
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Atlassian
1 1 (8.33%) Informatica