The table below looks at the statistics for TestComplete skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TestComplete over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
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Rank - 125 119
Contract jobs citing TestComplete 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.076% 0.041%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.67% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 -
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Development Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
322 298 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 10.73% 11.31% 11.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 172 153
Average daily rate £388 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £230 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 2
Average hourly rate £30.75 £32.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.90% -24.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £38.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.79% +1.85%

TestComplete
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TestComplete across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

TestComplete Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

TestComplete
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

TestComplete Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

TestComplete
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing TestComplete also 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 that cited TestComplete.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Sybase
1 5 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Build Forge
2 4 (80.00%) Apache Flex
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Maven
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Fixed Income
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) Control-M
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) Front Office
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) WebSphere

TestComplete
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing TestComplete also 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 that cited TestComplete. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 5 (100.00%) Build Forge
2 2 (40.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Front Office
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Apache Flex
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Fixed Income
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Sybase