The table below looks at the statistics for Functional 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 Functional Testing over the 3 months to 29 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 48 52 63
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +11
Contract jobs citing Functional Testing 13 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.23% 1.78% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.73% 2.16% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 4
Median daily rate £325 £340 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -7.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £260 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £365 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £31.56
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +26.76%
Functional 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
476 742 686
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 81.65% 82.72% 81.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 382 337
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 14
Median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.35 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £48.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing Functional Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Functional Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Functional Testing Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Functional Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Functional Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Functional Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Functional Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Functional 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 Functional Testing.

1 20 (68.97%) HP
2 19 (65.52%) HP UFT
3 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
3 18 (62.07%) SC Cleared
3 18 (62.07%) Security Cleared
4 17 (58.62%) ISTQB
5 16 (55.17%) CRM
5 16 (55.17%) Oracle
6 15 (51.72%) VB
6 15 (51.72%) C#
7 14 (48.28%) HTML
7 14 (48.28%) JavaScript
7 14 (48.28%) .NET
7 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET
7 14 (48.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 10 (34.48%) ISEB
8 10 (34.48%) Migration
8 10 (34.48%) Test Scripting
8 10 (34.48%) Test Automation
9 9 (31.03%) HP Quality Center
10 8 (27.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 7 (24.14%) SQL
12 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
12 6 (20.69%) Project Management
12 6 (20.69%) Finance
12 6 (20.69%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (20.69%) System Integration Testing
13 5 (17.24%) LoadRunner
13 5 (17.24%) Oracle Reports
14 4 (13.79%) JSP

Functional 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:

Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.45%) HiPortfolio
2 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) SAN
2 1 (3.45%) HTTP
2 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 19 (65.52%) HP UFT
2 5 (17.24%) LoadRunner
3 3 (10.34%) JIRA
3 3 (10.34%) Selenium
3 3 (10.34%) WebDriver
3 3 (10.34%) YouTrack
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Electronics
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Private Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Analyst
2 12 (41.38%) Test Analyst
3 7 (24.14%) Tester
4 5 (17.24%) Automation Tester
5 4 (13.79%) Automation Test Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Test Automation Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Test Automation Specialist
6 2 (6.90%) Test Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Test Specialist
7 1 (3.45%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Functional Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) QC Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Test Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Test Leader
7 1 (3.45%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) .NET
1 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET
1 14 (48.28%) HTML
2 4 (13.79%) JSP
3 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) VLE
3 1 (3.45%) Equities
3 1 (3.45%) User Experience
3 1 (3.45%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) CRM
2 10 (34.48%) Migration
2 10 (34.48%) Test Automation
2 10 (34.48%) Test Scripting
3 6 (20.69%) Project Management
3 6 (20.69%) System Integration Testing
3 6 (20.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (13.79%) Knowledge Management
4 4 (13.79%) Scrum
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.34%) Automated Testing
5 3 (10.34%) Data Migration
5 3 (10.34%) ETL
5 3 (10.34%) Integration Testing
5 3 (10.34%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Regression Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.45%) Validation
7 1 (3.45%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) C#
1 15 (51.72%) VB
2 14 (48.28%) JavaScript
3 7 (24.14%) SQL
4 4 (13.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (62.07%) SC Cleared
1 18 (62.07%) Security Cleared
2 17 (58.62%) ISTQB
3 14 (48.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 10 (34.48%) ISEB
5 8 (27.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (13.79%) CCNA
6 4 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (31.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (68.97%) HP
2 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
3 16 (55.17%) Oracle
4 1 (3.45%) SAP
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