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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 45 26 56
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +30
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 14 52 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.40% 5.77% 1.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.52% 5.98% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 30 8
Median daily rate £270 £308 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% -3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £259 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £375 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+46.00% -23.07%
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
556 869 789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.21% 96.45% 95.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 441 407
Median daily rate £340 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 19
Median hourly rate £16.50 £55.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +248.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.90 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 17 (40.48%) Microsoft
1 17 (40.48%) ISTQB
2 15 (35.71%) Test Scripting
2 15 (35.71%) ISEB
3 14 (33.33%) HP
4 13 (30.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 12 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
6 11 (26.19%) Security Cleared
6 11 (26.19%) Finance
7 10 (23.81%) .NET
7 10 (23.81%) Oracle
7 10 (23.81%) SC Cleared
7 10 (23.81%) Functional Testing
8 9 (21.43%) HTML
8 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
8 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET
9 8 (19.05%) Non-Functional Testing
9 8 (19.05%) Software Testing
10 7 (16.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 7 (16.67%) SQL
10 7 (16.67%) HP UFT
11 6 (14.29%) Windows
11 6 (14.29%) CRM
12 5 (11.90%) Windows XP
12 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
12 5 (11.90%) VB
12 5 (11.90%) MS Office
12 5 (11.90%) C#
12 5 (11.90%) Unix
12 5 (11.90%) LoadRunner

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 (4.76%) CICS
1 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.38%) ArcGIS
2 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Office
2 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.38%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) SAN
2 2 (4.76%) Internet
2 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) BODI
3 1 (2.38%) GIS
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) HP UFT
2 5 (11.90%) LoadRunner
3 4 (9.52%) Selenium
4 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
4 3 (7.14%) WebDriver
5 2 (4.76%) JIRA
5 2 (4.76%) StarTeam
5 2 (4.76%) YouTrack
General
1 11 (26.19%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Billing
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.81%) .NET
2 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET
2 9 (21.43%) HTML
3 1 (2.38%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.76%) Clustering
1 2 (4.76%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.38%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.38%) SWIFT
2 1 (2.38%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Windows
2 5 (11.90%) Unix
2 5 (11.90%) Windows 10
2 5 (11.90%) Windows XP
3 2 (4.76%) AIX
3 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.38%) Linux
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Test Scripting
2 10 (23.81%) Functional Testing
3 8 (19.05%) Non-Functional Testing
3 8 (19.05%) Software Testing
4 6 (14.29%) CRM
5 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.90%) Change Management
5 5 (11.90%) Manual Testing
5 5 (11.90%) Server Virtualisation
5 5 (11.90%) Test Automation
5 5 (11.90%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (9.52%) Performance Testing
6 4 (9.52%) Test Strategy
7 3 (7.14%) Automated Testing
7 3 (7.14%) ETL
7 3 (7.14%) Migration
7 3 (7.14%) Project Management
7 3 (7.14%) Stress Testing
7 3 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (7.14%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 7 (16.67%) SQL
3 5 (11.90%) C#
3 5 (11.90%) VB
4 2 (4.76%) Java
4 2 (4.76%) JCL
5 1 (2.38%) Perl
5 1 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (40.48%) ISTQB
2 15 (35.71%) ISEB
3 13 (30.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 11 (26.19%) Security Cleared
5 10 (23.81%) SC Cleared
6 7 (16.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (4.76%) MCITP
7 2 (4.76%) MCSA
7 2 (4.76%) MCSE
7 2 (4.76%) MCTS
7 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.38%) CCNA
8 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 12207
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
1 5 (11.90%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.76%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (4.76%) Netcool
Vendors
1 17 (40.48%) Microsoft
2 14 (33.33%) HP
3 10 (23.81%) Oracle
4 4 (9.52%) Citrix
5 2 (4.76%) Intel Security
5 2 (4.76%) Veritas
6 1 (2.38%) ESRI
6 1 (2.38%) Genesys
6 1 (2.38%) SAP
6 1 (2.38%) Telerik
6 1 (2.38%) Verint
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