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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 40 60 63
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 29 6 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.31% 0.83% 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.50% 0.89% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 12
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£278 £300 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £300 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £34.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.03% +39.00%
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
828 676 896
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 94.52% 93.89% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 443 369 452
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 15 17
Average hourly rate £23.46 £15.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.32% +10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £24.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 24 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (36.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (26.00%) Scrum
4 12 (24.00%) Content Management
5 11 (22.00%) Enterprise Content Management
5 11 (22.00%) HP Quality Center
6 10 (20.00%) CMS
6 10 (20.00%) Regression Testing
6 10 (20.00%) Finance
6 10 (20.00%) W3C
7 9 (18.00%) SQL
7 9 (18.00%) ISEB
7 9 (18.00%) Security Cleared
7 9 (18.00%) Test Scripting
7 9 (18.00%) ISTQB
7 9 (18.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 8 (16.00%) Selenium
8 8 (16.00%) SOA
9 7 (14.00%) Adobe
9 7 (14.00%) HP
9 7 (14.00%) Java
9 7 (14.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (10.00%) TDD
10 5 (10.00%) Test Automation
10 5 (10.00%) SC Cleared
10 5 (10.00%) UNIX
10 5 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
10 5 (10.00%) Test Strategy
11 4 (8.00%) Agile Testing
11 4 (8.00%) Jenkins

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (20.00%) CMS
2 9 (18.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (4.00%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.00%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.00%) HTTPS
2 2 (4.00%) SSL
2 2 (4.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (2.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.00%) BODI
3 1 (2.00%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Selenium
2 5 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (8.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (8.00%) Maven
4 3 (6.00%) FitNesse
4 3 (6.00%) Ant
5 2 (4.00%) LoadRunner
5 2 (4.00%) WinRunner
5 2 (4.00%) TestDirector
5 2 (4.00%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.00%) JIRA
6 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) JSON
1 3 (6.00%) RESTful
1 3 (6.00%) XML Schema
1 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (6.00%) JSP
1 3 (6.00%) .NET
1 3 (6.00%) Web Services
1 3 (6.00%) XML
1 3 (6.00%) HTML
2 2 (4.00%) Apache Camel
2 2 (4.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) W3C
2 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.00%) Clustering
3 2 (4.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.00%) NHS
3 2 (4.00%) PDA
4 1 (2.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.00%) UNIX
2 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (8.00%) Windows
2 4 (8.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.00%) AIX
3 2 (4.00%) Linux
3 2 (4.00%) Windows 2000
3 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (36.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (26.00%) Scrum
4 12 (24.00%) Content Management
5 11 (22.00%) Enterprise Content Management
6 10 (20.00%) Regression Testing
7 9 (18.00%) Test Scripting
8 8 (16.00%) SOA
9 5 (10.00%) TDD
9 5 (10.00%) Test Automation
9 5 (10.00%) Test Strategy
10 4 (8.00%) Agile Testing
10 4 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (8.00%) Software Testing
11 3 (6.00%) Knowledge Management
11 3 (6.00%) V-Model
11 3 (6.00%) Performance Testing
11 3 (6.00%) System Integration Testing
11 3 (6.00%) Test Planning
11 3 (6.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.00%) SQL
2 7 (14.00%) Java
3 3 (6.00%) XPath
3 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.00%) JCL
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) ISEB
1 9 (18.00%) Security Cleared
1 9 (18.00%) ISTQB
2 7 (14.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (8.00%) MCSE
5 3 (6.00%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.00%) CCNP
6 2 (4.00%) CCNA
6 2 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.00%) MCSA
6 2 (4.00%) Degree
6 2 (4.00%) MCTS
6 2 (4.00%) MCITP
6 2 (4.00%) ISEB Practitioner
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (22.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.00%) Netcool
2 2 (4.00%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (4.00%) Nessus
2 2 (4.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) Adobe
1 7 (14.00%) HP
2 4 (8.00%) Oracle
3 3 (6.00%) Citrix
3 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.00%) SAP
4 2 (4.00%) VMware
4 2 (4.00%) McAfee
4 2 (4.00%) Veritas
5 1 (2.00%) Informatica
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