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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 5 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Banbury 20.83% 3.23% -
As % of the Job Titles category 20.83% 3.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £318 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £306 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +2.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.18 £33.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-57.04% -5.03%
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
24 30 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Banbury 100.00% 96.77% 95.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 24 8
Median daily rate £364 £450 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.11% +22.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £11.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.40%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 25 May 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 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) ISEB
2 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
2 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
3 4 (57.14%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (57.14%) WinRunner
3 4 (57.14%) HP
3 4 (57.14%) HP UFT
3 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (42.86%) LAN
4 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) TestDirector
4 3 (42.86%) Load Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) QA
4 3 (42.86%) QARun
4 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
4 3 (42.86%) IP Telephony
4 3 (42.86%) Test Planning
4 3 (42.86%) Test Management
4 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
5 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
5 2 (28.57%) User Experience
5 2 (28.57%) Defect Tracking
5 2 (28.57%) Automated 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) IP Telephony
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) HP UFT
1 4 (57.14%) WinRunner
2 3 (42.86%) QARun
2 3 (42.86%) TestDirector
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
2 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (42.86%) Load Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Test Management
3 3 (42.86%) Test Planning
4 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
5 1 (14.29%) V-Model
5 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 1 (14.29%) Web Testing
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) ISEB
1 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) HP