Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 104 113
Rank change year-on-year -16 +9 -10
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 14 20 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.48% 0.94% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 1.12% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 10
Edinburgh median daily rate £250 £400 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.50% +27.90% -8.01%
Scotland median daily rate £338 £350 £300
% change year-on-year -3.57% +16.67% +4.35%
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 2435 1792 2666
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 84.23% 84.01% 83.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1424 1026 1379
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% - -3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £263
90th Percentile £550 £525 £525
Scotland median daily rate £390 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 21
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £19.75 £19.02
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.33% +3.84% +20.61%
10th Percentile £11.22 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £37.52 £46.69 £40.38
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.61
% change year-on-year +16.67% -18.00% +17.75%

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 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Integration Testing in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Integration Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Banking
3 7 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (42.86%) Waterfall
5 5 (35.71%) System Integration Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 4 (28.57%) SQL
6 4 (28.57%) Finance
7 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
7 3 (21.43%) QA
7 3 (21.43%) Use Case
7 3 (21.43%) Degree
7 3 (21.43%) JSON
7 3 (21.43%) .NET
7 3 (21.43%) C#
7 3 (21.43%) RESTful
7 3 (21.43%) Performance Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
8 2 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (14.29%) .NET Core
8 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (14.29%) SaaS
8 2 (14.29%) PaaS
8 2 (14.29%) Complex Event Processing
8 2 (14.29%) RabbitMQ

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 2 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (14.29%) IaaS
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (14.29%) PaaS
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Redis
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) Big Data
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) HP UFT
2 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner
2 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 8 (57.14%) Banking
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
1 6 (42.86%) Test Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Development Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Integration Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Integration Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Development Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Software Development Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Development Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Test Manager
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Hyperion Planning Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Test Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Test Programme Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Test Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
1 3 (21.43%) JSON
1 3 (21.43%) RESTful
2 2 (14.29%) .NET Core
2 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 2 (14.29%) ADO.NET
2 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (14.29%) Entity Framework
2 2 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (14.29%) REST
2 2 (14.29%) SignalR
2 2 (14.29%) SOAP
2 2 (14.29%) WCF
2 2 (14.29%) WSDL
2 2 (14.29%) XML
2 2 (14.29%) XML Schema
3 1 (7.14%) WinForms
3 1 (7.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (14.29%) N-Tier
3 1 (7.14%) Blog
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Waterfall
4 5 (35.71%) System Integration Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Performance Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
6 3 (21.43%) Use Case
7 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 2 (14.29%) CRM
7 2 (14.29%) Migration
7 2 (14.29%) MVC
7 2 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (14.29%) OOD
7 2 (14.29%) OOP
7 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 2 (14.29%) Scrum
7 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) XPath
4 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) MCSD
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Avaya
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) Hyperion
2 1 (7.14%) Informatica