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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 25 24 44
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 1 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 0.74% 2.61% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 2.61% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Median daily rate - £284 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.92%
UK excluding London median daily rate £306 £300 £298
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.85 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-38.92% +8.33%

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
127 153 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 94.07% 100.00% 96.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 97 139
Median daily rate £375 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £223 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 22
Median hourly rate £11.00 £15.00 £31.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -51.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Brighton region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (64.29%) C#
1 9 (64.29%) Manual Testing
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Automated Testing
3 7 (50.00%) SOA
3 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (28.57%) Selenium
5 3 (21.43%) QA
6 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (14.29%) XML
6 2 (14.29%) Java
6 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 2 (14.29%) WebDriver
6 2 (14.29%) JIRA
7 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
7 1 (7.14%) Exploratory Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (7.14%) User Experience
7 1 (7.14%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (7.14%) Use Case
7 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Web Testing
7 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
7 1 (7.14%) HTML
7 1 (7.14%) CSS
7 1 (7.14%) XHTML

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 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Selenium
2 2 (14.29%) JIRA
2 2 (14.29%) WebDriver
3 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (7.14%) Ajax
4 1 (7.14%) CSS
4 1 (7.14%) HTML
4 1 (7.14%) JSON
4 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (7.14%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) User Experience
1 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Manual Testing
2 8 (57.14%) Automated Testing
3 7 (50.00%) SOA
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Exploratory Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Logistics
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Use Case
5 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) C#
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
1 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft