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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 55 60 57
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs citing Automated Testing 8 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.26% 0.46% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 0.56% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 7
Median daily rate £278 £325 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.61% -21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £297 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £360 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £59.31 £40.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+48.27% +1.26%
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
511 716 658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 80.60% 83.06% 81.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 351 292
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £260 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 23 7
Median hourly rate £15.25 £39.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.89% +122.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.35 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £55.00 £39.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 6 (75.00%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) JSON
2 5 (62.50%) Unit Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 4 (50.00%) iPhone
3 4 (50.00%) iPad
3 4 (50.00%) Core Animation
3 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (50.00%) Objective-C
3 4 (50.00%) Cocoa
3 4 (50.00%) Animation
3 4 (50.00%) MVC
3 4 (50.00%) OO
3 4 (50.00%) Apple
3 4 (50.00%) OOD
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) Cocoa Touch
3 4 (50.00%) UIKit
3 4 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 4 (50.00%) Apple Swift
3 4 (50.00%) Apple TV
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (25.00%) User Stories
6 1 (12.50%) AirWatch
6 1 (12.50%) Jaspersoft

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 (12.50%) CMS
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) iTunes
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) IntelliJ
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) JUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) Xcode
General
1 1 (12.50%) Back Office
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) iOS Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior iOS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) ETL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum Master
4 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) JSON
3 4 (50.00%) Cocoa
3 4 (50.00%) Cocoa Touch
3 4 (50.00%) Core Animation
3 4 (50.00%) UIKit
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (12.50%) JDBC
4 1 (12.50%) JMS
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) SAP PI
4 1 (12.50%) SOAP
4 1 (12.50%) Spring
4 1 (12.50%) Velocity
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Animation
1 4 (50.00%) Apple TV
1 4 (50.00%) iPad
1 4 (50.00%) iPhone
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Unit Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) OO
2 4 (50.00%) OOD
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) User Stories
5 1 (12.50%) ATDD
5 1 (12.50%) Coaching
5 1 (12.50%) Concurrent Programming
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (12.50%) Feature Driven Development
5 1 (12.50%) Kanban
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
5 1 (12.50%) Time Management
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Apple Swift
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) Jaspersoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Reuters
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Telerik
2 1 (12.50%) TIBCO