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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 48 57 49
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 14 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.91% 0.49% 1.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.03% 0.52% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 6
Average daily rate
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£363 £398 £267
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.91% +49.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £316 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £480 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £302
% change year-on-year
- -0.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £34.06 £23.25
% change year-on-year
-55.95% +46.47%
Test Analyst
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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
691 574 653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 94.27% 94.56% 96.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 286 355
Average daily rate £350 £319 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 22
Average hourly rate £16.16 £10.93 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.84% -34.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £9.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £125.00 £33.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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
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 19 December 2014, 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 (52.94%) Finance
2 13 (38.24%) HP Quality Center
3 10 (29.41%) ISTQB
3 10 (29.41%) Oracle
4 9 (26.47%) SQL
4 9 (26.47%) HP
4 9 (26.47%) ISEB
5 7 (20.59%) UNIX
5 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (20.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (17.65%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (14.71%) QuickTest Pro
7 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
7 5 (14.71%) Java
7 5 (14.71%) Banking
7 5 (14.71%) Software Testing
7 5 (14.71%) Selenium
7 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
7 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
8 4 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (11.76%) Test Management
8 4 (11.76%) Test Scripting
8 4 (11.76%) Test Strategy
8 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
8 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET
8 4 (11.76%) JSP
8 4 (11.76%) HTML
8 4 (11.76%) .NET
8 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
1 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (5.88%) Cognos Controller
2 2 (5.88%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (2.94%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.82%) SAN
3 1 (2.94%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.94%) SSL
3 1 (2.94%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (2.94%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (14.71%) Selenium
2 3 (8.82%) LoadRunner
2 3 (8.82%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.88%) WebDriver
3 2 (5.88%) TeamCity
3 2 (5.88%) Maven
3 2 (5.88%) WinRunner
4 1 (2.94%) Toad
4 1 (2.94%) TestDirector
4 1 (2.94%) JUnit
General
1 18 (52.94%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Banking
3 2 (5.88%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET
1 4 (11.76%) JSP
1 4 (11.76%) HTML
1 4 (11.76%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) XML
2 1 (2.94%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.94%) Clustering
2 1 (2.94%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) UNIX
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
2 2 (5.88%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.94%) AIX
3 1 (2.94%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Windows 2000
3 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (14.71%) Software Testing
3 4 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (11.76%) Test Management
3 4 (11.76%) Test Scripting
3 4 (11.76%) Test Strategy
3 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (5.88%) User Stories
4 2 (5.88%) Test Automation
4 2 (5.88%) Data Migration
4 2 (5.88%) Programme Management
4 2 (5.88%) Validation
4 2 (5.88%) Migration
4 2 (5.88%) ETL
4 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.88%) Automation Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Workflow
5 1 (2.94%) Change Management
5 1 (2.94%) Project Management
5 1 (2.94%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) SQL
2 5 (14.71%) Java
3 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.82%) C
5 1 (2.94%) Python
5 1 (2.94%) C#
5 1 (2.94%) VBA
5 1 (2.94%) Perl
5 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) ISTQB
2 9 (26.47%) ISEB
3 7 (20.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
4 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.88%) DV Cleared
5 2 (5.88%) Degree
5 2 (5.88%) MCSE
5 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.94%) CCNP
6 1 (2.94%) CCNA
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.94%) MCSA
6 1 (2.94%) MCTS
6 1 (2.94%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
1 1 (2.94%) Nmap
1 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (38.24%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.94%) Netcool
2 1 (2.94%) Nessus
2 1 (2.94%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Oracle
2 9 (26.47%) HP
3 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
4 4 (11.76%) Citrix
5 3 (8.82%) Siebel
6 2 (5.88%) Cognos
6 2 (5.88%) Informatica
7 1 (2.94%) McAfee
7 1 (2.94%) Veritas
7 1 (2.94%) Business Objects
7 1 (2.94%) VMware
7 1 (2.94%) Twitter
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