Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for TestRail skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited TestRail over the 6 months to 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the 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.

Gurock TestRail
UK > Scotland
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 196 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing TestRail 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.057% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.28% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Scotland median daily rate £325 - -
UK median daily rate £350 £425 £350
% change year-on-year -17.65% +21.43% -30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

TestRail is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,057 833 719
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 20.25% 16.70% 17.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 607 517 421
Scotland median daily rate £415 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +9.59% +7.35%
10th Percentile £292 £270 £258
90th Percentile £575 £538 £475
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 10
Scotland median hourly rate £39.00 £41.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.02% -3.49% +6.49%
10th Percentile £29.83 £24.13 £14.00
90th Percentile £44.29 £195.00 £48.54
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

TestRail
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing TestRail as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for TestRail in Scotland

TestRail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing TestRail in Scotland.

Contractor daily rate trend for TestRail in Scotland

TestRail
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 TestRail within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 14 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 1 £325 -
TestRail
UK

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing TestRail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for TestRail.

1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Test Management
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 3 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 3 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 3 (100.00%) BrowserStack
1 3 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)

TestRail
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) BrowserStack
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Manual Test Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Test Management
1 3 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification