The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Glasgow region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 43 33 52
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +19
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 19 39 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.99% 4.49% 2.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.15% 4.64% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 30 7
Median daily rate £265 £283 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.19% -5.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £250 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £303 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.30% +0.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £23.00 £30.78
% change year-on-year
+43.47% -25.27%
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
603 841 774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 94.96% 96.78% 95.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 416 356
Median daily rate £325 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 24 18
Median hourly rate £10.00 £27.44 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.55% +63.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £12.60 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £51.00 £118.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Glasgow region that featured Test Analyst in the job title.

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 27 July 2016.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, Test Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 21 (41.18%) Microsoft
1 21 (41.18%) Test Scripting
2 20 (39.22%) HP
3 19 (37.25%) ISTQB
4 17 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
5 16 (31.37%) Security Cleared
5 16 (31.37%) ISEB
6 15 (29.41%) Finance
6 15 (29.41%) SC Cleared
7 13 (25.49%) Functional Testing
7 13 (25.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 13 (25.49%) .NET
8 12 (23.53%) ASP.NET
8 12 (23.53%) HTML
8 12 (23.53%) SQL
9 11 (21.57%) JavaScript
10 10 (19.61%) Software Testing
10 10 (19.61%) HP UFT
10 10 (19.61%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 9 (17.65%) Oracle
11 9 (17.65%) Banking
12 8 (15.69%) Test Automation
12 8 (15.69%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (15.69%) ETL
12 8 (15.69%) LoadRunner
12 8 (15.69%) Non-Functional Testing
12 8 (15.69%) Test Strategy
13 7 (13.73%) Migration
13 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
13 7 (13.73%) Windows XP

Test Analyst Skill Set
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.96%) CICS
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) SAN
2 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.96%) BODI
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (19.61%) HP UFT
2 8 (15.69%) LoadRunner
3 5 (9.80%) Selenium
3 5 (9.80%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.92%) StarTeam
4 2 (3.92%) TestDirector
4 2 (3.92%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.96%) JIRA
5 1 (1.96%) LoadUI
5 1 (1.96%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.96%) WinRunner
General
1 15 (29.41%) Finance
2 9 (17.65%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.49%) .NET
2 12 (23.53%) ASP.NET
2 12 (23.53%) HTML
3 1 (1.96%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Clustering
3 1 (1.96%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.96%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.96%) PDA
3 1 (1.96%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.73%) Windows
1 7 (13.73%) Windows XP
2 6 (11.76%) Unix
3 5 (9.80%) Windows 10
4 4 (7.84%) Linux
4 4 (7.84%) Windows 7
4 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.88%) AIX
6 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.96%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (41.18%) Test Scripting
2 13 (25.49%) Functional Testing
3 10 (19.61%) Software Testing
4 8 (15.69%) ETL
4 8 (15.69%) Non-Functional Testing
4 8 (15.69%) Test Automation
4 8 (15.69%) Test Strategy
4 8 (15.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (13.73%) Migration
5 7 (13.73%) Performance Testing
5 7 (13.73%) Security Testing
6 6 (11.76%) Change Management
6 6 (11.76%) Data Migration
6 6 (11.76%) System Integration Testing
7 5 (9.80%) CRM
7 5 (9.80%) Manual Testing
7 5 (9.80%) Server Virtualisation
7 5 (9.80%) Stress Testing
8 4 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (7.84%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.53%) SQL
2 11 (21.57%) JavaScript
3 5 (9.80%) C#
3 5 (9.80%) VB
4 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
4 3 (5.88%) VBScript
5 2 (3.92%) Java
6 1 (1.96%) JCL
6 1 (1.96%) Perl
6 1 (1.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (37.25%) ISTQB
2 16 (31.37%) ISEB
2 16 (31.37%) Security Cleared
3 15 (29.41%) SC Cleared
4 13 (25.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (19.61%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 6 (11.76%) MCITP
6 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (7.84%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (5.88%) MCSA
8 3 (5.88%) MCSE
8 3 (5.88%) MCTS
9 2 (3.92%) CCNA
10 1 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.76%) Active Directory
1 6 (11.76%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.96%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 17 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (5.88%) Netcool
Vendors
1 21 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 20 (39.22%) HP
3 9 (17.65%) Oracle
4 5 (9.80%) Citrix
5 3 (5.88%) Intel Security
5 3 (5.88%) Veritas
6 2 (3.92%) Cisco
7 1 (1.96%) Genesys
7 1 (1.96%) SAP
7 1 (1.96%) Telerik
7 1 (1.96%) Verint
7 1 (1.96%) VMware
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
LA International
Posted: 6 days ago