The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scotland region that had Applications Tester 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
Application Tester
Rank - 129 -
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Tester 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.063% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.066% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £245 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £311 £250
% change year-on-year
+25.30% +24.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.50 -
Applications Tester
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2037 3032 2617
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 94.31% 95.08% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1228 1588 1410
Median daily rate £353 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.86% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £255 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £485 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 60 65
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.38 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Applications Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Scotland region that featured Applications Tester in the job title.

Applications Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Applications Tester
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Applications Tester across the Scotland region.

Applications Tester Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Applications Tester Skill Set
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, Applications Tester 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 Scotland region featuring Applications Tester in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App

Applications Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA