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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 48 50 72
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +22
Contract jobs citing Automated Testing 7 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.28% 0.64% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 0.79% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 1
Median daily rate £300 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £56.88 £44.75 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+27.10% +35.60%

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
471 507 665
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 85.79% 81.25% 83.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 264 400
Median daily rate £355 £338 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% -12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 15
Median hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +85.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.39 £30.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.77 £33.00 £68.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

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 26 February 2017.

Automated Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) JIRA
2 9 (60.00%) Selenium
2 9 (60.00%) Java
3 8 (53.33%) Functional Testing
3 8 (53.33%) Jenkins
4 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
4 7 (46.67%) JUnit
4 7 (46.67%) Scrum
5 6 (40.00%) SOAP
5 6 (40.00%) XML
5 6 (40.00%) Ant
5 6 (40.00%) JSON
5 6 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 6 (40.00%) Gradle
6 5 (33.33%) YouTrack
6 5 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
6 5 (33.33%) Maven
6 5 (33.33%) Integration Testing
6 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (33.33%) WebDriver
6 5 (33.33%) SQL
6 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 4 (26.67%) JMS
7 4 (26.67%) Unix
7 4 (26.67%) Web Services
7 4 (26.67%) JDBC
7 4 (26.67%) Spring
7 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
7 4 (26.67%) Banking

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 (6.67%) Oracle Coherence
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) DB2
2 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) JIRA
1 9 (60.00%) Selenium
2 8 (53.33%) Jenkins
3 7 (46.67%) JUnit
4 6 (40.00%) Ant
4 6 (40.00%) Gradle
5 5 (33.33%) Maven
5 5 (33.33%) WebDriver
5 5 (33.33%) YouTrack
6 3 (20.00%) Apache Ivy
6 3 (20.00%) Concordion
6 3 (20.00%) Cucumber
6 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (20.00%) Hudson
6 3 (20.00%) JBehave
7 1 (6.67%) IntelliJ
7 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 4 (26.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
1 6 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Developer in Test
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Unix Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Web Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Web Applications Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Web Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) JSON
1 6 (40.00%) SOAP
1 6 (40.00%) XML
2 4 (26.67%) JDBC
2 4 (26.67%) JMS
2 4 (26.67%) REST
2 4 (26.67%) Spring
2 4 (26.67%) Web Services
3 2 (13.33%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (6.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) NHS
1 2 (13.33%) VLE
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Derivative
2 1 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (6.67%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) Functional Testing
3 7 (46.67%) Scrum
4 6 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 5 (33.33%) Integration Testing
5 5 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
6 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
7 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (20.00%) TDD
8 2 (13.33%) DevOps
8 2 (13.33%) Manual Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Multithreading
8 2 (13.33%) OO
8 2 (13.33%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (13.33%) Software Delivery
8 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
9 1 (6.67%) Concurrent Programming
9 1 (6.67%) Continuous Deployment
9 1 (6.67%) Defect Tracking
9 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.67%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) Perl
4 1 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (6.67%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Perforce
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) Reuters
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