The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 47 58 57
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 20 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.50% 0.64% 1.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.59% 0.67% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 9
Average daily rate
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£350 £267 £297
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.20% -10.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £243 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £290 £364
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £94.53 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-72.23% +186.44%
Test Analyst
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
772 594 813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.50% 94.89% 97.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 474 289 466
Average daily rate £375 £340 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £432 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 12 15
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £16.14
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -3.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £10.93 £13.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £32.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Test Analyst in the job title across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Test Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Test Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Test Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Test Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Test Analyst in their job title.

1 18 (50.00%) Finance
2 14 (38.89%) HP Quality Center
3 12 (33.33%) SQL
4 11 (30.56%) HP
5 10 (27.78%) ISTQB
6 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (22.22%) Selenium
7 8 (22.22%) Test Scripting
7 8 (22.22%) ISEB
7 8 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (19.44%) Test Strategy
8 7 (19.44%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
9 6 (16.67%) Test Automation
9 6 (16.67%) Software Testing
9 6 (16.67%) Banking
9 6 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
9 6 (16.67%) Java
9 6 (16.67%) Oracle
10 5 (13.89%) UNIX
10 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
11 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (11.11%) Maven
11 4 (11.11%) TDD
11 4 (11.11%) Windows
11 4 (11.11%) MCSE
11 4 (11.11%) LoadRunner
11 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (11.11%) Windows XP
11 4 (11.11%) Microsoft

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.56%) Wireshark
2 2 (5.56%) HTTPS
2 2 (5.56%) SSL
3 1 (2.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.78%) QlikView
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.78%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Selenium
2 6 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (11.11%) Maven
3 4 (11.11%) LoadRunner
3 4 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.56%) WebDriver
4 2 (5.56%) Cucumber
4 2 (5.56%) TeamCity
4 2 (5.56%) FitNesse
4 2 (5.56%) Ant
4 2 (5.56%) WinRunner
4 2 (5.56%) TestDirector
5 1 (2.78%) JUnit
General
1 18 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Banking
3 3 (8.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 3 (8.33%) JSP
1 3 (8.33%) HTML
1 3 (8.33%) .NET
2 2 (5.56%) RESTful
2 2 (5.56%) JSON
2 2 (5.56%) XML
2 2 (5.56%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Clustering
2 2 (5.56%) PDA
2 2 (5.56%) NHS
2 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) UNIX
2 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (11.11%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Windows XP
2 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.56%) AIX
3 2 (5.56%) Linux
3 2 (5.56%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 7 (19.44%) Test Strategy
3 7 (19.44%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 6 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 4 (11.11%) TDD
5 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (11.11%) Scrum
6 3 (8.33%) SOA
6 3 (8.33%) Validation
6 3 (8.33%) Migration
6 3 (8.33%) BDD
6 3 (8.33%) Data Migration
6 3 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (8.33%) Test Management
7 2 (5.56%) Integration Testing
7 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (5.56%) ETL
7 2 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (16.67%) Java
3 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.56%) XPath
4 2 (5.56%) C
5 1 (2.78%) Python
5 1 (2.78%) C#
5 1 (2.78%) Perl
5 1 (2.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) ISTQB
2 8 (22.22%) ISEB
2 8 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
4 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
5 4 (11.11%) MCSE
5 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (8.33%) DV Cleared
7 2 (5.56%) MCTS
7 2 (5.56%) MCITP
7 2 (5.56%) MCSA
7 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (5.56%) CCNP
7 2 (5.56%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
1 2 (5.56%) Nmap
1 2 (5.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (38.89%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (5.56%) Nessus
2 2 (5.56%) Netcool
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) HP
2 6 (16.67%) Oracle
3 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.33%) Citrix
4 3 (8.33%) Informatica
5 2 (5.56%) Siebel
5 2 (5.56%) SAP
5 2 (5.56%) Veritas
5 2 (5.56%) VMware
5 2 (5.56%) McAfee
6 1 (2.78%) Business Objects
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