The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 40 35 50
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +15
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 15 26 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.73% 3.30% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.36% 4.33% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 6
Median daily rate £310 £300 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -27.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
- +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £37.25 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+4.69% +30.70%
Test Scripting
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
446 600 593
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 81.09% 76.14% 81.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 344 326
Median daily rate £370 £345 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.24% -3.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £195 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 7
Median hourly rate £38.00 £29.36 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.44% -16.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing Test Scripting as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Test Scripting
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Test Scripting across the Glasgow region.

Test Scripting Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Test Scripting
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Test Scripting Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Test Scripting
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Test Scripting across the Glasgow region.

Test Scripting Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 14 (36.84%) .NET
2 13 (34.21%) C#
2 13 (34.21%) ISTQB
3 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
4 10 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (23.68%) Security Cleared
6 8 (21.05%) Oracle
6 8 (21.05%) Windows
7 7 (18.42%) HP
7 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared
8 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (15.79%) Microservices
8 6 (15.79%) ISEB
8 6 (15.79%) Citrix
8 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
8 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
8 6 (15.79%) MS Office
8 6 (15.79%) SQL
8 6 (15.79%) Software Testing
9 5 (13.16%) StarTeam
9 5 (13.16%) JSON
9 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (13.16%) Unit Testing
9 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
9 5 (13.16%) Change Management
9 5 (13.16%) Clustering
9 5 (13.16%) Finance
9 5 (13.16%) Windows XP
9 5 (13.16%) SOA

Test Scripting
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 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.89%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.26%) ArcGIS
4 1 (2.63%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Office
2 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.63%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.53%) Office 365
3 1 (2.63%) IaaS
3 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) ATM
2 1 (2.63%) SAN
2 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) GIS
1 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) HP UFT
1 5 (13.16%) StarTeam
2 2 (5.26%) Selenium
3 1 (2.63%) JIRA
3 1 (2.63%) JMeter
3 1 (2.63%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Banking
2 1 (2.63%) Electronics
2 1 (2.63%) Law
2 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Analyst
2 8 (21.05%) Developer
3 7 (18.42%) .NET Developer
3 7 (18.42%) Test Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (15.79%) C# Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Tester
6 3 (7.89%) Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Integration Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Test Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Test Manager
7 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Tester
7 2 (5.26%) Integration Developer
7 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Test Automation Consultant
8 1 (2.63%) Automation Tester
8 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (36.84%) .NET
2 5 (13.16%) JSON
2 5 (13.16%) RESTful
3 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET
3 4 (10.53%) HTML
4 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.63%) jQuery
4 1 (2.63%) React
4 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.16%) Clustering
3 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.63%) EPoS
4 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) AIX
2 5 (13.16%) Windows 10
2 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (13.16%) Windows XP
3 4 (10.53%) Unix
3 4 (10.53%) Windows 7
4 3 (7.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (15.79%) Microservices
2 6 (15.79%) Software Testing
3 5 (13.16%) Change Management
3 5 (13.16%) Functional Testing
3 5 (13.16%) Server Virtualisation
3 5 (13.16%) SOA
3 5 (13.16%) Unit Testing
4 4 (10.53%) CRM
4 4 (10.53%) Project Management
4 4 (10.53%) Smoke Testing
5 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (7.89%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (7.89%) OO
5 3 (7.89%) Release Management
5 3 (7.89%) Test Automation
6 2 (5.26%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.26%) Regression Testing
6 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) C#
2 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
2 6 (15.79%) SQL
3 4 (10.53%) VB
4 2 (5.26%) C++
5 1 (2.63%) C
5 1 (2.63%) Java
5 1 (2.63%) Perl
5 1 (2.63%) Python
5 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.63%) VB6
5 1 (2.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) ISTQB
2 9 (23.68%) Security Cleared
3 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared
4 6 (15.79%) ISEB
5 5 (13.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (10.53%) MCITP
6 4 (10.53%) MCSA
6 4 (10.53%) MCSE
6 4 (10.53%) MCTS
6 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (7.89%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 12207
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
1 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) McAfee ePO
1 5 (13.16%) Netcool
2 2 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.63%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.05%) Oracle
3 7 (18.42%) HP
4 6 (15.79%) Citrix
5 5 (13.16%) Intel Security
5 5 (13.16%) Veritas
6 2 (5.26%) ESRI
7 1 (2.63%) ILOG
7 1 (2.63%) Sitecore
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