The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 19 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Software Testing 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 1.49% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.69% -0.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Software Testing
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 Stirling region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
61 68 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 91.04% 79.07% 74.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 15 19
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £375 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stirling region citing Software Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Software Testing
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Software Testing 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 Stirling region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) ObjectStore
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) ObjectStore
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Migration Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware