The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bradford region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst
West Yorkshire / Bradford
Rank - 24 25
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 0 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford - 2.33% 5.41%
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.52% 5.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Median daily rate - £225 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -31.29%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £295
% change year-on-year
- +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.43 £25.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-2.28% -4.76%

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
69 159 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 90.79% 92.44% 98.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 90 119
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £538 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 16
Median hourly rate £18.38 £23.75 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.63% +90.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £14.70 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.39 £45.00 £35.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Bradford region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) SDLC
2 5 (71.43%) Web Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
3 4 (57.14%) SoapUI
3 4 (57.14%) ISEB
4 3 (42.86%) Functional Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (42.86%) System Testing
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Defect Tracking
5 2 (28.57%) BDD
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Groovy
5 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
6 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (14.29%) JIRA
6 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (14.29%) MSTest
6 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
6 1 (14.29%) C#
6 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 1 (14.29%) .NET
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) SoapUI
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) MSTest
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) SDLC
2 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
2 5 (71.43%) Web Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Defect Tracking
3 3 (42.86%) Functional Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (42.86%) System Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) BDD
5 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 1 (14.29%) SOA
5 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Groovy
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
2 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
3 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification