The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bradford region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 12 26 23
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 12 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 7.36% 2.03% 2.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.84% 2.20% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 3
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£275 £225 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -17.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £213 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £257 £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £315 £288
% change year-on-year
-6.34% +9.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.56 £11.75 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+168.55% -46.59%
Job Titles Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
153 182 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 93.87% 92.39% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 94 66
Average daily rate £325 £306 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.12% +39.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £185 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £450 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 7
Average hourly rate £9.01 £27.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.24% -11.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £27.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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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 1 August 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 15 (62.50%) SQL
2 10 (41.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 10 (41.67%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (37.50%) QA
3 9 (37.50%) VMware
3 9 (37.50%) ISTQB
3 9 (37.50%) HP
3 9 (37.50%) Windows
4 8 (33.33%) ISEB
4 8 (33.33%) Banking
5 7 (29.17%) Web Services
6 6 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (25.00%) High Availability
7 5 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (20.83%) Test Scripting
8 4 (16.67%) .NET
9 3 (12.50%) XML
9 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
9 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
9 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
9 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
10 2 (8.33%) Android
10 2 (8.33%) Selenium
10 2 (8.33%) WCF
10 2 (8.33%) Test Strategy
10 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
10 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
10 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (8.33%) Selenium
4 1 (4.17%) JIRA
4 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
General
1 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 8 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) Web Services
2 4 (16.67%) .NET
3 3 (12.50%) XML
3 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 2 (8.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
1 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.17%) NHS
2 1 (4.17%) STB
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Android
2 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (25.00%) High Availability
2 5 (20.83%) Test Scripting
3 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 2 (8.33%) Test Strategy
4 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (8.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) SOA
5 1 (4.17%) Migration
5 1 (4.17%) Automation Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.17%) C#
2 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) ISTQB
2 8 (33.33%) ISEB
3 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (37.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (41.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) VMware
1 9 (37.50%) HP
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle
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