The median contractor rate for a Senior Test Analyst was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 30 March 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.

Senior Test Analyst
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 56 67
Rank change year-on-year -1 +11  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.19% 0.68% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.74% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £325 £319 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.96% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +2.85% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 506 542 823
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 94.23% 92.65% 96.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 306 480
Median daily rate £355 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.18% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 25
Median hourly rate £17.32 £16.00 £20.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.25% -22.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.21 £13.45 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.39 £32.50 £80.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

Senior Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow that featured Senior Test Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Test Analyst in Glasgow

Senior Test Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Test Analyst in Glasgow

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Senior Test 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 Senior Test Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Code Coverage
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Migration

Senior Test 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 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Code Coverage
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing