The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Test Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Systems Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

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.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Test Analyst
Rank 120 121 109
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Test Analyst 3 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.11% 0.080% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.085% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Average daily rate
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£375 - £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £325 £233
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +39.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2408 2352 2478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 91.14% 93.82% 94.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1283 1136 1133
Average daily rate £360 £355 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.40% +5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 74 105
Average hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -18.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £28.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.35 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.89% -3.61%
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Systems Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Systems Test Analyst in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Systems Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Systems Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Systems Test Analyst
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited Systems Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Systems Test Analyst in their job title.

1 3 (75.00%) System Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Web Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Zephyr
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Management
3 1 (25.00%) FMCG
3 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management

Systems Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited Systems Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Systems Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) System Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Management
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Web Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center