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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 55 56 70
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +14
Contract jobs citing System Testing 4 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.67% 1.69% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 2.04% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £320 £329 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £364 £330
% change year-on-year
-6.52% +10.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £12.35 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £12.35 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+223.88% -67.06%
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
487 734 702
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 82.12% 82.75% 81.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 370 315
Median daily rate £375 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 8
Median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +128.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £65.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 27 August 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 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Banking
3 4 (40.00%) Equities
3 4 (40.00%) Python
3 4 (40.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) Unix
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) Investment Banking
3 4 (40.00%) Derivative
3 4 (40.00%) Equity Derivative
4 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) Defect Management
5 2 (20.00%) iSeries
5 2 (20.00%) RPG IV
5 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) Market Risk
5 2 (20.00%) DB2
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Change Management
5 2 (20.00%) RPG
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (10.00%) Migration

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 (20.00%) DB2
2 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
General
1 5 (50.00%) Banking
2 4 (40.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Market Risk Developer
3 2 (20.00%) RPG Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Functional Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) HR Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Analyst Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior RPG Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (10.00%) UML Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) UML Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Wealth Management Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Derivative
1 4 (40.00%) Equities
1 4 (40.00%) Equity Derivative
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) iSeries
2 2 (20.00%) Market Risk
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
1 4 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Change Management
2 2 (20.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) SDLC
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Human Resource Management
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (10.00%) UML
3 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Use Case
3 1 (10.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) RPG
3 2 (20.00%) RPG IV
4 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Sybase