The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bournemouth region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 23 18 13
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 2 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 1.39% 1.19% 6.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 1.28% 6.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Median daily rate - £175 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -30.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £311 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.81% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £31.16
% change year-on-year
-18.18% -11.75%
Test Analyst
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bournemouth 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
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
139 78 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 96.53% 92.86% 92.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 43 47
Median daily rate £400 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £186 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 11
Median hourly rate £12.00 £27.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.36% +103.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

Test Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Test Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Bournemouth region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Law
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (25.00%) Gherkin
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Collateral Management
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) SWIFT

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Collateral Management
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA