The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 134 86 132
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +46
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 29 73 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.90% 2.08% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 2.18% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 52 66
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £276 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.08% +3.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.97 £20.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+54.82% +33.33%
Test Analyst
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3090 3356 5595
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.72% 95.56% 95.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2458 2668 4281
Median daily rate £488 £475 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +9.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 50 106
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £13.00 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £41.50 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.66%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Test Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the City of London region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Test Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Test Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Test Analyst across the City of London region.

Test Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 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 City of London region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 34 (50.00%) Finance
2 24 (35.29%) SQL
3 21 (30.88%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (30.88%) User Acceptance Testing
4 20 (29.41%) Banking
5 17 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 16 (23.53%) JIRA
7 13 (19.12%) Manual Testing
7 13 (19.12%) Regression Testing
8 11 (16.18%) Oracle
9 10 (14.71%) Selenium
10 9 (13.24%) Functional Testing
11 8 (11.76%) Jenkins
11 8 (11.76%) Software Testing
11 8 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (11.76%) ISEB
12 7 (10.29%) Microsoft
12 7 (10.29%) Derivative
12 7 (10.29%) HP Quality Center
12 7 (10.29%) WebDriver
12 7 (10.29%) QA
13 6 (8.82%) Integration Testing
13 6 (8.82%) Defect Management
13 6 (8.82%) System Integration Testing
13 6 (8.82%) Automated Testing
13 6 (8.82%) HP
13 6 (8.82%) C#
14 5 (7.35%) Java
14 5 (7.35%) SOAP
14 5 (7.35%) Web Services

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.47%) Confluence
1 1 (1.47%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
1 1 (1.47%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Oracle Assets
1 4 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (5.88%) Oracle General Ledger
1 4 (5.88%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 4 (5.88%) Oracle iProcurement
1 4 (5.88%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (5.88%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (1.47%) SAP HCM
4 1 (1.47%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) GitHub
2 2 (2.94%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) Firewall
2 1 (1.47%) HTTP
2 1 (1.47%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.47%) Internet
2 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (23.53%) JIRA
2 10 (14.71%) Selenium
3 8 (11.76%) Jenkins
4 7 (10.29%) WebDriver
5 5 (7.35%) JMeter
6 4 (5.88%) HP UFT
6 4 (5.88%) SpecFlow
7 3 (4.41%) SoapUI
7 3 (4.41%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (4.41%) The Grinder
7 3 (4.41%) Zephyr
8 2 (2.94%) Ant
8 2 (2.94%) Appium
8 2 (2.94%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.94%) TestComplete
8 2 (2.94%) TestDirector
9 1 (1.47%) Bugzilla
9 1 (1.47%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.47%) JUnit
9 1 (1.47%) NUnit
General
1 34 (50.00%) Finance
2 20 (29.41%) Banking
3 3 (4.41%) Front Office
3 3 (4.41%) Retail
4 2 (2.94%) Back Office
4 2 (2.94%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.94%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Advertising
5 1 (1.47%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Law
5 1 (1.47%) Legal
5 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.35%) SOAP
1 5 (7.35%) Web Services
2 3 (4.41%) .NET
2 3 (4.41%) RESTful
3 2 (2.94%) HTML
3 2 (2.94%) XML
4 1 (1.47%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.47%) Behat
4 1 (1.47%) CSS
4 1 (1.47%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.47%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Derivative
2 4 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (5.88%) OTC Derivatives
3 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.94%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.47%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.47%) Equities
5 1 (1.47%) Fintech
5 1 (1.47%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.47%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.47%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.47%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.47%) Reinsurance
5 1 (1.47%) Spread Betting
5 1 (1.47%) Swaptions
5 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.35%) Unix
2 2 (2.94%) Windows
3 1 (1.47%) Android
3 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.47%) Linux
3 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.88%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (30.88%) User Acceptance Testing
2 17 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 13 (19.12%) Manual Testing
3 13 (19.12%) Regression Testing
4 9 (13.24%) Functional Testing
5 8 (11.76%) Software Testing
6 6 (8.82%) Automated Testing
6 6 (8.82%) Defect Management
6 6 (8.82%) Integration Testing
6 6 (8.82%) System Integration Testing
7 5 (7.35%) Automation Testing
7 5 (7.35%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (7.35%) CRM
7 5 (7.35%) Migration
7 5 (7.35%) Scrum
7 5 (7.35%) Test Automation
7 5 (7.35%) Test Planning
7 5 (7.35%) Waterfall
8 4 (5.88%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 24 (35.29%) SQL
2 6 (8.82%) C#
3 5 (7.35%) Java
4 3 (4.41%) Jython
4 3 (4.41%) Python
5 2 (2.94%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.94%) VB
5 2 (2.94%) VBScript
6 1 (1.47%) C
6 1 (1.47%) C++
6 1 (1.47%) PHP
6 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (11.76%) ISEB
2 5 (7.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.94%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.29%) QA
2 4 (5.88%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.47%) Basel III
Systems Management
1 7 (10.29%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (16.18%) Oracle
2 7 (10.29%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.82%) HP
4 3 (4.41%) Siebel
5 2 (2.94%) Charles River
5 2 (2.94%) SAP
5 2 (2.94%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.47%) IBM
6 1 (1.47%) IBM Sterling
6 1 (1.47%) Informatica
6 1 (1.47%) Murex
6 1 (1.47%) Teradata
6 1 (1.47%) WorldPay
6 1 (1.47%) Yardi
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