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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 63 67 60
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Contract jobs citing Automated Testing 6 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.85% 0.45% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 0.55% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 5
Median daily rate £273 £325 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.15% -21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £365 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £344 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £59.31 £38.75 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+53.05% +0.64%
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
561 726 612
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 79.24% 82.22% 79.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 369 301
Median daily rate £355 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £250 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 26 6
Median hourly rate £43.00 £36.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% +100.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Automated Testing Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Automated 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) OO
1 4 (57.14%) OOD
1 4 (57.14%) Apple
1 4 (57.14%) XML
1 4 (57.14%) MVC
1 4 (57.14%) Cocoa
1 4 (57.14%) Objective-C
1 4 (57.14%) Animation
1 4 (57.14%) JSON
1 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Data Protection
1 4 (57.14%) iPhone
1 4 (57.14%) Core Animation
1 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
1 4 (57.14%) iPad
1 4 (57.14%) Cocoa Touch
1 4 (57.14%) UIKit
1 4 (57.14%) iOS Development
1 4 (57.14%) Apple Swift
1 4 (57.14%) Apple TV
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) User Stories
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Telerik
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Subversion
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (14.29%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) iTunes
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
1 1 (14.29%) Xcode
General
1 1 (14.29%) Back Office
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) iOS Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior iOS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Packager
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum Master
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Cocoa
1 4 (57.14%) Cocoa Touch
1 4 (57.14%) Core Animation
1 4 (57.14%) JSON
1 4 (57.14%) UIKit
1 4 (57.14%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) SAP PI
3 1 (14.29%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Animation
1 4 (57.14%) Apple TV
1 4 (57.14%) iPad
1 4 (57.14%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Mac OS
2 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Data Protection
1 4 (57.14%) iOS Development
1 4 (57.14%) MVC
1 4 (57.14%) OO
1 4 (57.14%) OOD
1 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) User Stories
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Feature Driven Development
3 1 (14.29%) Kanban
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Usability Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Apple Swift
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) Objective-C
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Apple
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Telerik
2 1 (14.29%) VMware