The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QA over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 46 34 54
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +20
Contract jobs citing QA 14 42 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.40% 4.60% 2.49%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 29.17% 50.60% 28.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 22 9
Median daily rate £247 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.25% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £103 £281 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £475 £396
UK excluding London median daily rate £386 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £23.00 £17.55
% change year-on-year
-39.13% +31.09%
QA
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
48 83 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 8.23% 9.08% 8.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 33 43
Median daily rate £350 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £109 £198 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £475 £608
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £376
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +9.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Median hourly rate £44.00 £20.50 £32.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.63% -37.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £20.50 £19.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £20.50 £46.58
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.41 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +50.00%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing QA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

QA
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

QA Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

QA
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing QA across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

QA Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

QA
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

QA Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing QA 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 QA.

1 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (31.03%) Finance
3 7 (24.14%) Python
3 7 (24.14%) SDLC
4 6 (20.69%) Open Source
4 6 (20.69%) Web Services
4 6 (20.69%) Java
4 6 (20.69%) SQL
4 6 (20.69%) Scrum
4 6 (20.69%) JIRA
5 5 (17.24%) Selenium
5 5 (17.24%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (17.24%) Maven
5 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
5 5 (17.24%) REST
5 5 (17.24%) NoSQL
6 4 (13.79%) PostGIS
6 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
6 4 (13.79%) Gradle
6 4 (13.79%) Leaflet
6 4 (13.79%) Microservices
6 4 (13.79%) Cucumber
6 4 (13.79%) BDD
6 4 (13.79%) JBehave
6 4 (13.79%) GeoServer
6 4 (13.79%) OpenLayers
6 4 (13.79%) Open Source Development
6 4 (13.79%) Spatial Data
6 4 (13.79%) GIS
6 4 (13.79%) ESRI

QA
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 4 (13.79%) GeoServer
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.45%) nginx
2 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Office 365
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.90%) CheetahMail
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.45%) GitHub
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) DNS
1 1 (3.45%) Firewall
1 1 (3.45%) HTTP
1 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) NoSQL
2 4 (13.79%) GIS
2 4 (13.79%) Spatial Data
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.45%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (3.45%) Apache Hive
5 1 (3.45%) Big Data
5 1 (3.45%) Biml
5 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.45%) MySQL
5 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) JIRA
2 5 (17.24%) Maven
2 5 (17.24%) Selenium
3 4 (13.79%) Cucumber
3 4 (13.79%) Gradle
3 4 (13.79%) JBehave
4 2 (6.90%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (3.45%) Ant
5 1 (3.45%) ClearCase
5 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.45%) Hudson
5 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.45%) JUnit
5 1 (3.45%) Mockito
5 1 (3.45%) Subversion
5 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.45%) Travis CI
5 1 (3.45%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
2 2 (6.90%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Electronics
3 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Law
3 1 (3.45%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Java Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Project Manager
4 4 (13.79%) Angular Developer
4 4 (13.79%) GIS Developer
4 4 (13.79%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Open Source Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Python Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Test Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Junior
5 3 (10.34%) Junior Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Project Planner
6 2 (6.90%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Coordinator
6 2 (6.90%) Email Marketing Coordinator
6 2 (6.90%) Junior QA Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) QA Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Designer
7 1 (3.45%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) Web Services
2 5 (17.24%) REST
3 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
3 4 (13.79%) Leaflet
3 4 (13.79%) OpenLayers
3 4 (13.79%) PostGIS
4 3 (10.34%) HTML
5 1 (3.45%) .NET
5 1 (3.45%) Ajax
5 1 (3.45%) CSS
5 1 (3.45%) Django
5 1 (3.45%) DOM
5 1 (3.45%) FpML
5 1 (3.45%) JSON
5 1 (3.45%) SOAP
5 1 (3.45%) Spring
5 1 (3.45%) Spring Boot
5 1 (3.45%) WSDL
5 1 (3.45%) XML
5 1 (3.45%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.45%) Credit Risk
2 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.45%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.45%) PMI
2 1 (3.45%) Statistics
2 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
1 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (24.14%) SDLC
3 6 (20.69%) Open Source
3 6 (20.69%) Scrum
4 5 (17.24%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (13.79%) BDD
5 4 (13.79%) Change Management
5 4 (13.79%) Microservices
5 4 (13.79%) Migration
5 4 (13.79%) Open Source Development
5 4 (13.79%) TDD
6 3 (10.34%) CRM
6 3 (10.34%) Dependency Management
6 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
6 3 (10.34%) Software Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
7 2 (6.90%) Email Marketing
7 2 (6.90%) Requirements Management
7 2 (6.90%) Resource Management
7 2 (6.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) Python
2 6 (20.69%) Java
2 6 (20.69%) SQL
3 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.90%) Perl
5 1 (3.45%) C
5 1 (3.45%) C++
5 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) CISSP
2 2 (6.90%) PMI Certification
2 2 (6.90%) PMP
2 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.45%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Ansible
1 1 (3.45%) ArcSight ESM
1 1 (3.45%) QRadar
1 1 (3.45%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) ESRI
2 1 (3.45%) ArcSight
2 1 (3.45%) IBM
2 1 (3.45%) MapR
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) Perforce
2 1 (3.45%) Splunk
2 1 (3.45%) Sybase
2 1 (3.45%) Symantec
2 1 (3.45%) Telerik
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