The table below looks at the statistics for Load 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 Load Testing over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 69 71 69
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing Load Testing 3 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.43% 0.44% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.54% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £340 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £13.50 -
% change year-on-year
+103.70% -
Load 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
548 743 594
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 78.17% 82.46% 78.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 385 301
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £439 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 28 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% -

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Load Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Load Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Load Testing Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Load Testing
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Load 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 Load Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Information Management
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure

Load 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) DBA
1 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) SQL DBA
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) Information Management
2 2 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) VMware