The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 18 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 7 33 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 5.11% 12.79% 8.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.26% 13.04% 8.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 9
Average daily rate £369 £293 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.06% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £200 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £332 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £309 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.91% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.43 £35.50 £110.00
% change year-on-year
-62.18% -67.72%
Test Analyst
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bradford 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
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
133 253 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 97.08% 98.06% 98.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 117 82
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 9
Average hourly rate £21.00 £16.72 £11.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.59% +42.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £17.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Test Analyst in the job title across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Test Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Test Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region that cited Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Test Analyst in their job title.

1 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) Test Scripting
2 6 (54.55%) Integration Testing
3 4 (36.36%) SoapUI
3 4 (36.36%) Functional Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (27.27%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (27.27%) SDLC
4 3 (27.27%) Defect Tracking
4 3 (27.27%) System Testing
4 3 (27.27%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 2 (18.18%) Web Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
6 1 (9.09%) Hedge funds
6 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
6 1 (9.09%) Groovy
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (9.09%) Coaching
6 1 (9.09%) .NET

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region that cited Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) SoapUI
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) TestPartner
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
1 1 (9.09%) SOAP
1 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Integration Testing
1 6 (54.55%) Test Scripting
2 4 (36.36%) Functional Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Defect Tracking
3 3 (27.27%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (27.27%) SDLC
3 3 (27.27%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (27.27%) System Testing
3 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Web Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) SOA
5 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
5 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) Groovy
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
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