The table below looks at the statistics for WinRunner skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinRunner over the 3 months to 28 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP WinRunner
Rank 132 128 119
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Contract jobs citing WinRunner 15 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.51% 0.068% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.65% 0.67% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 4
Median daily rate £266 £355 £377
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.14% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £355 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £355 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £355 £304
% change year-on-year
-22.53% +16.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
WinRunner
UK

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
411 297 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 14.00% 10.04% 10.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 166 165
Median daily rate £350 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.84% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 7
Median hourly rate £26.25 £30.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.93% -4.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -2.01%

WinRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing WinRunner as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

WinRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

WinRunner
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

WinRunner Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

WinRunner
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

WinRunner Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

WinRunner
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WinRunner within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Renfrewshire -28 14 £265 -25.35%
WinRunner
UK

WinRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WinRunner 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 Scotland region with a requirement for WinRunner.

1 36 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 36 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 35 (97.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 35 (97.22%) VMware
2 35 (97.22%) Windows
2 35 (97.22%) Active Directory
2 35 (97.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 34 (94.44%) HP Quality Center
4 33 (91.67%) Windows 7
4 33 (91.67%) Hyper-V
4 33 (91.67%) Software Testing
4 33 (91.67%) MCTS
4 33 (91.67%) Citrix
4 33 (91.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 33 (91.67%) TestDirector
4 33 (91.67%) MCSE
4 33 (91.67%) MCSA
4 33 (91.67%) Windows XP
4 33 (91.67%) Microsoft
4 33 (91.67%) Veritas
4 33 (91.67%) Change Management
5 31 (86.11%) VMware ESX
5 31 (86.11%) Clustering
5 31 (86.11%) AIX
5 31 (86.11%) SQL
5 31 (86.11%) Netcool
5 31 (86.11%) Intel Security
5 31 (86.11%) MCITP
5 31 (86.11%) McAfee ePO
6 28 (77.78%) ISTQB

WinRunner
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:

Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Receivables
Development Applications
1 36 (100.00%) HP UFT
2 33 (91.67%) TestDirector
General
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (66.67%) Analyst
1 24 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 19 (52.78%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 19 (52.78%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Tester
4 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Tester
4 4 (11.11%) Test Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Test Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Test Manager
7 1 (2.78%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Financial Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle Financials Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 31 (86.11%) Clustering
2 27 (75.00%) PDA
3 15 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 35 (97.22%) Windows
1 35 (97.22%) Windows Server 2003
1 35 (97.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 33 (91.67%) Windows 7
2 33 (91.67%) Windows XP
3 31 (86.11%) AIX
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 33 (91.67%) Change Management
2 33 (91.67%) Software Testing
3 27 (75.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (5.56%) Records Management
5 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.78%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (2.78%) Functional Testing
5 1 (2.78%) Integration Testing
5 1 (2.78%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.78%) System Testing
5 1 (2.78%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (86.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (91.67%) MCSA
1 33 (91.67%) MCSE
1 33 (91.67%) MCTS
1 33 (91.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (86.11%) MCITP
3 28 (77.78%) ISTQB
4 24 (66.67%) Security Cleared
5 14 (38.89%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 35 (97.22%) Active Directory
2 33 (91.67%) Hyper-V
3 31 (86.11%) VMware ESX
4 12 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 34 (94.44%) HP Quality Center
2 31 (86.11%) McAfee ePO
2 31 (86.11%) Netcool
Vendors
1 35 (97.22%) VMware
2 33 (91.67%) Citrix
2 33 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 33 (91.67%) Veritas
3 31 (86.11%) Intel Security
4 1 (2.78%) HP
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle