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 21 October 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 23 22 22
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 10 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 4.76% 4.07% 2.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.83% 4.40% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 3
Average daily rate
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£255 £250 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £305 £290
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +5.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.53 £31.56 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-28.60% +46.76%
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
207 159 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 98.57% 92.44% 95.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 84 48
Average daily rate £353 £325 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.46% +19.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 6
Average hourly rate £11.00 £12.33 £15.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.75% -22.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £8.50 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.50 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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 21 October 2014, 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 11 (55.00%) ISEB
2 10 (50.00%) QA
3 9 (45.00%) SQL
4 8 (40.00%) Web Services
5 7 (35.00%) .NET
5 7 (35.00%) Finance
6 5 (25.00%) ISTQB
6 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (20.00%) VMware
7 4 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
7 4 (20.00%) HP
7 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 4 (20.00%) XML
7 4 (20.00%) Windows
7 4 (20.00%) SOA
8 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (15.00%) Banking
8 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
8 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
8 3 (15.00%) Android
8 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
8 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
9 2 (10.00%) User Experience
9 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
9 2 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
9 2 (10.00%) Ajax
9 2 (10.00%) Test Management

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 1 (5.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (5.00%) JIRA
3 1 (5.00%) Selenium
3 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) Web Services
2 7 (35.00%) .NET
3 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (20.00%) XML
4 2 (10.00%) ODBC
4 2 (10.00%) Ajax
4 2 (10.00%) WCF
4 2 (10.00%) SOAP
5 1 (5.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.00%) User Experience
2 2 (10.00%) NHS
3 1 (5.00%) STB
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Android
2 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) SOA
2 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (10.00%) Test Management
3 2 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.00%) High Availability
4 1 (5.00%) Change Control
4 1 (5.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (5.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.00%) Coaching
4 1 (5.00%) Security Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Web Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.00%) ETL
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) ISEB
2 5 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) HP
1 4 (20.00%) VMware
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft