The table below looks at the statistics for System 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 System Testing over the 3 months to 29 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 62 63 60
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing System Testing 6 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.93% 0.56% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 0.67% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 3
Median daily rate £313 £388 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.35% +13.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £375 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £435 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £352
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -6.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £35.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+15.71% -3.44%
System 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
501 741 556
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 77.92% 83.35% 77.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 394 310
Median daily rate £343 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £250 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 30 5
Median hourly rate £13.59 £31.70 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.13% +50.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £13.00 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.73 £39.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

System Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

System Testing Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

System Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

System Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing System 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 System Testing.

1 5 (41.67%) SQL
1 5 (41.67%) Change Management
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 4 (33.33%) Human Resource Management
2 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (25.00%) Cognizant
3 3 (25.00%) Banking
3 3 (25.00%) Data Privacy
3 3 (25.00%) People Management
3 3 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Data Quality
4 2 (16.67%) iSeries
4 2 (16.67%) RPG IV
4 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (16.67%) Market Risk
4 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 2 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (16.67%) SDLC
4 2 (16.67%) Derivative
4 2 (16.67%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Equities
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) C#

System 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) DB2
2 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) HR Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) MIS Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Market Risk Developer
4 2 (16.67%) RPG Developer
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Functional Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Functional Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Junior
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Analyst Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior RPG Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Derivative
2 2 (16.67%) Equities
2 2 (16.67%) Equity Derivative
2 2 (16.67%) iSeries
2 2 (16.67%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Change Management
2 4 (33.33%) Human Resource Management
3 3 (25.00%) Data Privacy
3 3 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (25.00%) People Management
3 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) SDLC
4 2 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
5 1 (8.33%) ETL
5 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
5 1 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
5 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) Python
2 2 (16.67%) RPG
2 2 (16.67%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Cognizant
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft