The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 69 61 74
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Contract jobs citing Automated Testing 2 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.23% 0.72% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.97% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £36.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -14.70%
Automated Testing
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
706 518 698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 81.06% 74.53% 72.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 297 371
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 5 5
Average hourly rate £31.70 £21.00 £9.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.95% +127.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Automated Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Automated Testing Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Automated Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Automated Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Automated 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 Automated Testing.

1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Phone
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Camel
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) COBOL
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) JSF
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) VME
2 1 (25.00%) Data Conversion
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) JPA

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Automated 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 Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Mockito
2 1 (25.00%) Ant
2 1 (25.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) AWS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Camel
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) JSF
2 1 (25.00%) JPA
2 1 (25.00%) EJB 3.0
2 1 (25.00%) Apache CXF
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) EJB
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) JSP
2 1 (25.00%) Servlets
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) Struts
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Conversion
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Phone
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (25.00%) VME
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) COBOL
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
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