The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry 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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 17 42 29
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 23 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 6.61% 0.51% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.32% 0.57% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 1 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £138 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+118.18% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £315
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.56 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-20.77% +162.95%
Test Analyst
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Coventry 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
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
314 353 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 90.23% 89.37% 93.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 167 93
Average daily rate £350 £325 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £214 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 42 23
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.97 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.90% +26.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £15.00 £9.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.30 £37.80 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.24 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.41% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Test Analyst in the job title across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Test Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Test Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Test Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Test Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 20 (76.92%) Test Scripting
2 18 (69.23%) SQL
3 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (65.38%) HP Quality Center
4 15 (57.69%) Integration Testing
4 15 (57.69%) V-Model
4 15 (57.69%) Waterfall
4 15 (57.69%) ISTQB
4 15 (57.69%) ISEB
5 14 (53.85%) XML
6 12 (46.15%) XML Messaging
7 11 (42.31%) BizTalk Server
8 10 (38.46%) Data Migration
8 10 (38.46%) Migration
9 7 (26.92%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (19.23%) Finance
11 4 (15.38%) ETL
11 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
11 4 (15.38%) Data Protection
11 4 (15.38%) Talend
11 4 (15.38%) Talend Open Studio
11 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
11 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
12 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (7.69%) Retail
13 2 (7.69%) Regression Testing
13 2 (7.69%) SAP
13 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (7.69%) Data Extraction
13 2 (7.69%) SDLC

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (42.31%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP FI
1 1 (3.85%) SAP MM
1 1 (3.85%) Cerner Millennium
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
2 1 (3.85%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) Selenium
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (53.85%) XML
2 12 (46.15%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.69%) Data Extraction
3 1 (3.85%) NHS
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Test Scripting
2 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (57.69%) V-Model
3 15 (57.69%) Waterfall
3 15 (57.69%) Integration Testing
4 10 (38.46%) Data Migration
4 10 (38.46%) Migration
5 7 (26.92%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (15.38%) ETL
6 4 (15.38%) Data Protection
7 2 (7.69%) SDLC
7 2 (7.69%) Regression Testing
8 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.85%) ERP
8 1 (3.85%) Logistics
8 1 (3.85%) Software Testing
8 1 (3.85%) Use Case
8 1 (3.85%) Manual Testing
8 1 (3.85%) Agile Testing
8 1 (3.85%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (57.69%) ISEB
1 15 (57.69%) ISTQB
2 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) HL7
Systems Management
1 17 (65.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Talend
2 2 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) HP
3 1 (3.85%) Cerner
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle