Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Quality Analyst was £287 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Quality Analyst
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 - 101
Rank change year-on-year - +101 -
Contract jobs requiring a Quality Analyst 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.16% - 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% - 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Glasgow median daily rate £287 - £350
10th Percentile £266 - £325
90th Percentile £299 - £375
Scotland median daily rate £287 £450 £325
% change year-on-year -36.17% +38.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Glasgow
Contract vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 1243 1058 1634
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.51% 94.55% 95.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 654 566 850
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £250 £213 £220
90th Percentile £500 £475 £475
Scotland median daily rate £388 £360 £365
% change year-on-year +7.64% -1.37% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 27 30
Glasgow median hourly rate £19.50 £13.38 £30.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.74% -56.24% +85.30%
10th Percentile £10.35 £9.25 £13.00
90th Percentile £36.50 £41.35 £56.75
Scotland median hourly rate £20.21 £16.16 £23.35
% change year-on-year +25.08% -30.80% +33.43%

Quality Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings that featured Quality Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Quality Analyst in Glasgow

Quality Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Quality Analyst in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for Quality Analyst in Glasgow

Quality Analyst Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Quality Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region featuring Quality Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Usability Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Telerik
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing

Quality Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Telerik