The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Banbury region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 9 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Banbury 9.52% - 5.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.00% - 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £288 - £345
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 - £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £290 - £357
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £311 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.75 £25.25 £30.19
% change year-on-year
+9.90% -16.36%
Test Analyst
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Banbury region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Banbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20 35 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Banbury 95.24% 94.59% 94.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 31 14
Median daily rate £364 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.11% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £11.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Banbury region that featured Test Analyst in the job title.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Banbury

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Test Analyst across the Banbury region.

Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Banbury

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Banbury

For the 6 months to 2 July 2016, 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 Banbury region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) ISEB
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (60.00%) IP Telephony
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Test Management
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (40.00%) User Experience
3 2 (40.00%) Defect Tracking
3 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) WinRunner
3 2 (40.00%) TestDirector
3 2 (40.00%) HP UFT
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) QARun
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Load Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Security Testing

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Banbury 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) IP Telephony
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (40.00%) QARun
1 2 (40.00%) TestDirector
1 2 (40.00%) WinRunner
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (60.00%) Test Management
2 3 (60.00%) Test Planning
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) Defect Tracking
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) Load Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) V-Model
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ISEB
1 4 (80.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) HP