The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Basingstoke region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 31 27 26
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 4 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.70% 3.95% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.88% 4.26% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 2
Median daily rate £265 £365 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.39% +13.17%
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.45% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £23.00 £31.56
% change year-on-year
+43.47% -27.11%
Test Analyst
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke 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
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
213 235 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 90.64% 92.89% 95.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 138 90
Median daily rate £388 £388 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 15 18
Median hourly rate £17.45 £17.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.28% +29.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.45 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £24.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Test Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Test Analyst across the Basingstoke region.

Test Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 30 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 Basingstoke region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (44.44%) HP
1 4 (44.44%) ISEB
1 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
3 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (22.22%) Test Planning
3 2 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Defect Management
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
3 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) Billing
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) JIRA
4 1 (11.11%) Selenium
4 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
4 1 (11.11%) IVR
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Bugzilla
1 1 (11.11%) HP UFT
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) TestDirector
General
1 2 (22.22%) Billing
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
1 1 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
1 1 (11.11%) IVR
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
1 1 (11.11%) PKI
1 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Defect Management
2 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
2 2 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Test Planning
2 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
2 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
3 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) System Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Test Management
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ISEB
1 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
2 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) NetApp
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) VMware