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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 37 21 46
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +25
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 16 42 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.11% 5.21% 2.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.29% 5.61% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 27 5
Median daily rate £269 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.30% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £234 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £375 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.16% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.97 £20.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+54.82% +33.33%
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
487 749 704
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 94.75% 92.93% 96.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 410 369
Median daily rate £360 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £178 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £473 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 13
Median hourly rate £10.25 £20.50 £16.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +25.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £49.41 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
1 11 (32.35%) ISTQB
2 9 (26.47%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (23.53%) QA
3 8 (23.53%) Test Scripting
3 8 (23.53%) ISEB
3 8 (23.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (20.59%) Oracle
5 6 (17.65%) .NET
5 6 (17.65%) HP
5 6 (17.65%) Selenium
5 6 (17.65%) Software Testing
5 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
5 6 (17.65%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (17.65%) Functional Testing
6 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
6 5 (14.71%) Finance
6 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
6 5 (14.71%) HTML
6 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
6 5 (14.71%) SQL
6 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
6 5 (14.71%) Windows
7 4 (11.76%) Windows 10
7 4 (11.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 4 (11.76%) System Integration Testing
7 4 (11.76%) Server Virtualisation
7 4 (11.76%) Unix
7 4 (11.76%) MS Office

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 (5.88%) CICS
1 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) ArcGIS
2 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Office
2 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (5.88%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Internet
2 1 (2.94%) SAN
2 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) BODI
3 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.94%) GIS
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Selenium
2 3 (8.82%) WebDriver
3 2 (5.88%) HP UFT
3 2 (5.88%) JIRA
3 2 (5.88%) StarTeam
3 2 (5.88%) YouTrack
4 1 (2.94%) JMeter
4 1 (2.94%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Billing
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) .NET
2 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
2 5 (14.71%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Clustering
1 2 (5.88%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.94%) EPoS
2 1 (2.94%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Windows
2 4 (11.76%) Unix
2 4 (11.76%) Windows 10
2 4 (11.76%) Windows XP
3 2 (5.88%) AIX
3 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (23.53%) Test Scripting
3 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (17.65%) Functional Testing
3 6 (17.65%) Software Testing
4 4 (11.76%) Change Management
4 4 (11.76%) CRM
4 4 (11.76%) Integration Testing
4 4 (11.76%) Manual Testing
4 4 (11.76%) Non-Functional Testing
4 4 (11.76%) Server Virtualisation
4 4 (11.76%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (8.82%) Automated Testing
5 3 (8.82%) Regression Testing
5 3 (8.82%) Scrum
5 3 (8.82%) Test Planning
5 3 (8.82%) Test Strategy
6 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.88%) ETL
6 2 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
1 5 (14.71%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) C#
2 2 (5.88%) JCL
2 2 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) ISTQB
2 8 (23.53%) ISEB
2 8 (23.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
4 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
5 4 (11.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (5.88%) MCITP
6 2 (5.88%) MCSA
6 2 (5.88%) MCSE
6 2 (5.88%) MCTS
6 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (23.53%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 12207
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
1 4 (11.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (5.88%) Netcool
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle
3 6 (17.65%) HP
4 3 (8.82%) Citrix
5 2 (5.88%) Intel Security
5 2 (5.88%) SAP
5 2 (5.88%) Veritas
6 1 (2.94%) ESRI
6 1 (2.94%) Telerik