Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 104 113
Rank change year-on-year -17 +9 -2
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 21 25 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.71% 0.94% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 1.11% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 14
Edinburgh median daily rate £500 £650 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.08% +62.50% +29.03%
10th Percentile £269 £312 £304
90th Percentile £556 £705 £466
Scotland median daily rate £365 £500 £380
% change year-on-year -27.00% +31.58% +19.69%
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 2,597 2,248 2,037
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 88.06% 84.64% 85.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,386 1,317 1,168
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.13% +1.59% +5.00%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £266
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £360
% change year-on-year +3.23% +7.64% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 18 19
Edinburgh median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £15.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +26.46% -4.15%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.22 £10.96
90th Percentile £44.27 £43.39 £48.38
Scotland median hourly rate £24.55 £26.25 £34.50
% change year-on-year -6.48% -23.91% +60.47%

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 24 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Integration Testing in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (66.67%) Java
3 13 (61.90%) TDD
3 13 (61.90%) BDD
4 12 (57.14%) HTML5
4 12 (57.14%) HTML
4 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
5 11 (52.38%) CSS
5 11 (52.38%) Apache Camel
6 10 (47.62%) Spring
7 9 (42.86%) Test Automation
7 9 (42.86%) Coaching
8 8 (38.10%) Mentoring
9 7 (33.33%) Front End Development
9 7 (33.33%) Degree
10 6 (28.57%) MVC
11 5 (23.81%) Banking
11 5 (23.81%) Scrum
11 5 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
12 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
12 4 (19.05%) Finance
13 3 (14.29%) SQL
13 3 (14.29%) Functional Testing
13 3 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
13 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
14 2 (9.52%) System Integration Testing
14 2 (9.52%) API Testing

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 1 (4.76%) Apache
1 1 (4.76%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) SoapUI
2 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) Maven
General
1 5 (23.81%) Banking
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Developer
2 10 (47.62%) Senior Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) QA Leader
6 1 (4.76%) Salesforce Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) HTML
1 12 (57.14%) HTML5
2 11 (52.38%) Apache Camel
2 11 (52.38%) CSS
3 10 (47.62%) Spring
4 2 (9.52%) SOAP
5 1 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (4.76%) JMS
5 1 (4.76%) XML
5 1 (4.76%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (61.90%) BDD
2 13 (61.90%) TDD
3 9 (42.86%) Coaching
3 9 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 8 (38.10%) Mentoring
5 7 (33.33%) Front End Development
6 6 (28.57%) MVC
7 5 (23.81%) Scrum
7 5 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (14.29%) Functional Testing
9 3 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
10 2 (9.52%) API Testing
10 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
10 2 (9.52%) Project Planning
10 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
10 2 (9.52%) System Integration Testing
10 2 (9.52%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) Java
2 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (4.76%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
2 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Atlassian
2 1 (4.76%) HP
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com