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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 37 39 58
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +19
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 31 29 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.84% 3.33% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.14% 3.49% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 20 4
Median daily rate £338 £278 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% -7.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.18 £33.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-57.04% -5.03%
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
603 832 660
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 94.07% 95.52% 94.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 444 362
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 26 16
Median hourly rate £13.59 £29.22 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.49% +116.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £12.10 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.73 £80.00 £18.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 20 (46.51%) Test Scripting
2 15 (34.88%) HP
2 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
3 14 (32.56%) Finance
4 13 (30.23%) ISEB
4 13 (30.23%) ISTQB
5 12 (27.91%) Banking
5 12 (27.91%) SC Cleared
5 12 (27.91%) Security Cleared
5 12 (27.91%) HP Quality Center
5 12 (27.91%) Functional Testing
6 11 (25.58%) SQL
7 10 (23.26%) Security Testing
7 10 (23.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 9 (20.93%) .NET
8 9 (20.93%) HTML
8 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET
9 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
9 8 (18.60%) Migration
9 8 (18.60%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (18.60%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 7 (16.28%) Test Strategy
10 7 (16.28%) System Integration Testing
10 7 (16.28%) Defect Management
10 7 (16.28%) Non-Functional Testing
10 7 (16.28%) Data Migration
10 7 (16.28%) HP UFT
10 7 (16.28%) ETL
10 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
11 6 (13.95%) Linux

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 (4.65%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) SAN
2 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) Data Mining
1 2 (4.65%) MySQL
2 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) HP UFT
2 6 (13.95%) LoadRunner
3 4 (9.30%) Selenium
3 4 (9.30%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.65%) TestDirector
4 2 (4.65%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.33%) JIRA
5 1 (2.33%) LoadUI
5 1 (2.33%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.33%) WinRunner
General
1 14 (32.56%) Finance
2 12 (27.91%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Retail
3 2 (4.65%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.33%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.93%) .NET
1 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET
1 9 (20.93%) HTML
2 1 (2.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.33%) Clustering
3 1 (2.33%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.33%) PDA
3 1 (2.33%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Linux
1 6 (13.95%) Unix
2 4 (9.30%) Windows
2 4 (9.30%) Windows XP
3 3 (6.98%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.33%) AIX
5 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) Test Scripting
2 12 (27.91%) Functional Testing
3 10 (23.26%) Security Testing
4 8 (18.60%) Migration
4 8 (18.60%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (16.28%) Data Migration
5 7 (16.28%) Defect Management
5 7 (16.28%) ETL
5 7 (16.28%) Non-Functional Testing
5 7 (16.28%) System Integration Testing
5 7 (16.28%) Test Strategy
6 6 (13.95%) Performance Testing
6 6 (13.95%) Software Testing
6 6 (13.95%) Test Automation
7 5 (11.63%) Stress Testing
8 4 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (6.98%) CRM
9 3 (6.98%) Manual Testing
10 2 (4.65%) Information Assurance
10 2 (4.65%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.58%) SQL
2 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.98%) C#
4 3 (6.98%) VB
4 3 (6.98%) VBScript
5 2 (4.65%) Java
6 1 (2.33%) Perl
6 1 (2.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (30.23%) ISEB
1 13 (30.23%) ISTQB
2 12 (27.91%) SC Cleared
2 12 (27.91%) Security Cleared
3 10 (23.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (18.60%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 6 (13.95%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (13.95%) MCITP
5 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.65%) CCNA
7 1 (2.33%) Degree
7 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.33%) MCSA
7 1 (2.33%) MCSE
7 1 (2.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) FATCA
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (27.91%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.33%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.33%) Netcool
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) HP
1 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.95%) Oracle
3 4 (9.30%) Cisco
4 2 (4.65%) Citrix
5 1 (2.33%) Genesys
5 1 (2.33%) Intel Security
5 1 (2.33%) SAP
5 1 (2.33%) Verint
5 1 (2.33%) Veritas
5 1 (2.33%) VMware
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