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 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 57 53 56
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing Functional Testing 8 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.24% 1.61% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 1.96% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 4
Median daily rate £382 £250 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.75% -25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £338 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £13.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+214.81% -34.14%
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
511 715 662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 79.35% 82.47% 81.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 352 298
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £260 £245
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 22 8
Median hourly rate £15.25 £39.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.89% +116.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.40 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £58.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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
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 25 July 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 19 (67.86%) HP
2 17 (60.71%) HP UFT
3 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 16 (57.14%) ISTQB
4 15 (53.57%) SC Cleared
4 15 (53.57%) Oracle
4 15 (53.57%) CRM
4 15 (53.57%) Security Cleared
5 14 (50.00%) VB
5 14 (50.00%) C#
5 14 (50.00%) Migration
6 13 (46.43%) HTML
6 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
6 13 (46.43%) .NET
6 13 (46.43%) ASP.NET
6 13 (46.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 11 (39.29%) ISEB
8 10 (35.71%) Finance
8 10 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (35.71%) HP Quality Center
9 9 (32.14%) Test Automation
9 9 (32.14%) Test Scripting
10 8 (28.57%) Project Management
10 8 (28.57%) SQL
11 7 (25.00%) Banking
11 7 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (21.43%) System Integration Testing
12 6 (21.43%) Data Migration
12 6 (21.43%) ETL
13 5 (17.86%) Oracle Reports

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 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Hi Portfolio
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (7.14%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 17 (60.71%) HP UFT
2 5 (17.86%) LoadRunner
3 1 (3.57%) Selenium
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 7 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Electronics
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Private Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Analyst
2 12 (42.86%) Test Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Tester
4 5 (17.86%) Automation Tester
5 4 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Test Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Test Manager
6 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Manager
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Test Manager
7 2 (7.14%) Banking Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Functional Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Functional Test Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Test Automation Specialist
7 2 (7.14%) Test Specialist
8 1 (3.57%) Business Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Test Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Test Automation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) .NET
1 13 (46.43%) ASP.NET
1 13 (46.43%) HTML
2 4 (14.29%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.57%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) CRM
2 14 (50.00%) Migration
3 10 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (32.14%) Test Automation
4 9 (32.14%) Test Scripting
5 8 (28.57%) Project Management
6 6 (21.43%) Data Migration
6 6 (21.43%) ETL
6 6 (21.43%) System Integration Testing
7 4 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
8 3 (10.71%) Fund Accounting
9 2 (7.14%) Defect Management
9 2 (7.14%) Test Strategy
9 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
10 1 (3.57%) Automation Testing
10 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (3.57%) System Testing
10 1 (3.57%) Test Management
10 1 (3.57%) Test Planning
10 1 (3.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) C#
1 14 (50.00%) VB
2 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
3 8 (28.57%) SQL
4 4 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (57.14%) ISTQB
2 15 (53.57%) SC Cleared
2 15 (53.57%) Security Cleared
3 13 (46.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 11 (39.29%) ISEB
5 7 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (14.29%) CCNA
6 4 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (3.57%) Degree
7 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 10 (35.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (67.86%) HP
2 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 15 (53.57%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) SAP
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