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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 6 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Software Testing 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 20.59% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.93% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £340 £340
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.85 £37.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-59.86% +9.62%
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
27 36 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 79.41% 94.74% 83.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 30
Median daily rate £475 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

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 22 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) ObjectStore
1 10 (100.00%) EMC
1 10 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 10 (100.00%) Banking
2 9 (90.00%) Selenium
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (90.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle Database
3 8 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (30.00%) VMware
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) DevOps
6 1 (10.00%) Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Windows

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 10 (100.00%) ObjectStore
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle Database
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Selenium
General
1 10 (100.00%) Banking
2 9 (90.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Designer
1 6 (60.00%) Infrastructure Designer
2 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Solutions Designer
4 2 (20.00%) Migration Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Lead DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) EMC
1 10 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) VMware