The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire 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 4 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 24 21 36
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 7 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 3.30% 4.72% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.47% 5.18% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 1
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£275 £325 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +25.00%
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 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-20.77% +43.43%
Test Analyst
East 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 Derbyshire 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
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
202 193 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 95.28% 91.04% 95.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 95 139
Average daily rate £325 £325 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £507 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 20 18
Average hourly rate £12.50 £11.00 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -69.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.00 £9.94 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £13.50 £56.16
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Test Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Test Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

Test Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Test Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Test Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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Average
Daily Rate
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Average Daily Rate
% Change
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Chesterfield -1 7 £275 - 1
Test Analyst
East Midlands

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 8 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 5 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 4 (40.00%) ISEB
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) HP
4 3 (30.00%) Logistics
4 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (30.00%) FMCG
4 3 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) QA
5 2 (20.00%) LoadRunner
5 2 (20.00%) MS Office
5 2 (20.00%) UNIX
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
6 1 (10.00%) SAP
6 1 (10.00%) XML
6 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Validation
6 1 (10.00%) Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) Test Management
6 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Data Validation
6 1 (10.00%) V-Model

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) FMCG
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 5 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (30.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Logistics
4 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
6 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Test Management
6 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Validation
6 1 (10.00%) Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Data Validation
6 1 (10.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) SAP
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
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