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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 44 62 65
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +3
Contract jobs citing Test Scripting 24 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.38% 1.02% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.29% 1.24% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 1
Median daily rate £350 £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £30.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+21.31% +10.90%
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
560 728 598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 78.87% 82.82% 79.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 374 297
Median daily rate £360 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £438 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 26 6
Median hourly rate £43.00 £36.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% +100.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 19 (57.58%) HP
2 18 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 17 (51.52%) ISTQB
3 17 (51.52%) Security Cleared
4 15 (45.45%) SC Cleared
5 14 (42.42%) ISEB
6 13 (39.39%) HP Quality Center
7 11 (33.33%) HP UFT
7 11 (33.33%) HTML
7 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 11 (33.33%) .NET
7 11 (33.33%) Oracle
7 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET
8 9 (27.27%) Finance
8 9 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 9 (27.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 8 (24.24%) CRM
9 8 (24.24%) Test Automation
10 7 (21.21%) Security Testing
10 7 (21.21%) C#
10 7 (21.21%) VB
11 6 (18.18%) Unix
11 6 (18.18%) LoadRunner
11 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (18.18%) MCITP
11 6 (18.18%) Functional Testing
11 6 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
11 6 (18.18%) Test Strategy
12 5 (15.15%) Knowledge Management
12 5 (15.15%) Citrix

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 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) IIS
2 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Office
3 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) SAN
1 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.03%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (33.33%) HP UFT
2 6 (18.18%) LoadRunner
3 5 (15.15%) Visual Studio
4 2 (6.06%) Selenium
4 2 (6.06%) StarTeam
4 2 (6.06%) TestDirector
5 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.03%) WinRunner
General
1 9 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
2 2 (6.06%) Marketing
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Electronics
3 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) Analyst
2 21 (63.64%) Test Analyst
3 8 (24.24%) Tester
4 6 (18.18%) Automation Tester
5 5 (15.15%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Integration Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Integration Test Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Security Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Test Leader
7 2 (6.06%) Test Specialist
8 1 (3.03%) Business Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) Security Specialist
8 1 (3.03%) Technical Tester
8 1 (3.03%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) .NET
1 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 11 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.03%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.03%) PDA
2 1 (3.03%) SWIFT
2 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Unix
2 5 (15.15%) Windows
3 4 (12.12%) Windows 7
3 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (12.12%) Windows XP
4 3 (9.09%) AIX
4 3 (9.09%) Linux
5 2 (6.06%) Windows 10
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) CRM
1 8 (24.24%) Test Automation
2 7 (21.21%) Security Testing
3 6 (18.18%) Functional Testing
3 6 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
3 6 (18.18%) Test Strategy
4 5 (15.15%) Knowledge Management
4 5 (15.15%) Project Management
5 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (12.12%) Performance Testing
5 4 (12.12%) Stress Testing
6 3 (9.09%) Change Management
6 3 (9.09%) ETL
6 3 (9.09%) Software Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.06%) High Availability
7 2 (6.06%) Load Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Low Latency
7 2 (6.06%) SOA
7 2 (6.06%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (21.21%) C#
2 7 (21.21%) VB
3 5 (15.15%) SQL
4 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.06%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (51.52%) ISTQB
1 17 (51.52%) Security Cleared
2 15 (45.45%) SC Cleared
3 14 (42.42%) ISEB
4 9 (27.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 9 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (18.18%) MCITP
5 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (9.09%) MCSA
6 3 (9.09%) MCSE
6 3 (9.09%) MCTS
7 1 (3.03%) Degree
7 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (39.39%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (9.09%) Netcool
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) HP
2 18 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 11 (33.33%) Oracle
4 5 (15.15%) Citrix
5 3 (9.09%) Cisco
5 3 (9.09%) Intel Security
5 3 (9.09%) SAP
5 3 (9.09%) Veritas
6 1 (3.03%) Ab Initio
6 1 (3.03%) VMware
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago