The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Brighton region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 21 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 13 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 6.95% 2.13% -
As % of the Job Titles category 7.26% 2.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Median daily rate £313 £380 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.76% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.97 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+54.82% -11.11%
Test Analyst
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton 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
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
179 234 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 95.72% 99.57% 93.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 136 104
Median daily rate £360 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £217 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 16
Median hourly rate £42.00 £16.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+162.50% -28.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £30.64
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Test Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Test Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Brighton region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (69.23%) Manual Testing
2 8 (61.54%) Automated Testing
2 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) C#
2 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
3 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 7 (53.85%) SOA
3 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (23.08%) QA
4 3 (23.08%) Selenium
5 2 (15.38%) JIRA
5 2 (15.38%) XML
5 2 (15.38%) Java
5 2 (15.38%) WebDriver
6 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
6 1 (7.69%) Exploratory Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (7.69%) User Experience
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.69%) HTML
6 1 (7.69%) CSS
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) Retail
6 1 (7.69%) HTTP
6 1 (7.69%) XHTML
6 1 (7.69%) JSON
6 1 (7.69%) Logistics
6 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Selenium
2 2 (15.38%) JIRA
2 2 (15.38%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (15.38%) XML
4 1 (7.69%) Ajax
4 1 (7.69%) CSS
4 1 (7.69%) HTML
4 1 (7.69%) JSON
4 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (7.69%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Performance Metrics
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
1 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Manual Testing
2 8 (61.54%) Automated Testing
3 7 (53.85%) SOA
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Logistics
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.69%) Use Case
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA