The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Derbyshire 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 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 28 25 23
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 6 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 2.26% 3.30% 3.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.35% 3.41% 4.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 1
Median daily rate £300 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -15.38%
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 £34.25 £24.00 £30.78
% change year-on-year
+42.70% -22.02%
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
255 205 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 95.86% 96.70% 93.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 93 101
Median daily rate £338 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £451 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 17 24
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.91 £8.00 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £37.50 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chesterfield -2 3 £300 +9.09%
Derby - 1 £300 -
Test Analyst
East Midlands

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Derbyshire region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (46.15%) Regression Testing
1 6 (46.15%) Test Scripting
1 6 (46.15%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (38.46%) SDLC
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
3 4 (30.77%) System Testing
3 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) Integration Testing
4 3 (23.08%) VMware ESX
4 3 (23.08%) Unix
4 3 (23.08%) HP
5 2 (15.38%) Windows
5 2 (15.38%) AIX
5 2 (15.38%) B2B
5 2 (15.38%) IBM
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Web Services
5 2 (15.38%) Middleware
5 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (15.38%) DataPower
5 2 (15.38%) PuTTY
5 2 (15.38%) SoapUI
5 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
6 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
6 1 (7.69%) QA

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 2 (15.38%) PuTTY
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SoapUI
2 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Middleware
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Unix
2 2 (15.38%) AIX
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Regression Testing
1 6 (46.15%) Test Scripting
1 6 (46.15%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (38.46%) SDLC
3 4 (30.77%) Integration Testing
3 4 (30.77%) System Testing
4 2 (15.38%) B2B
4 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) VMware ESX
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) VMware
2 3 (23.08%) HP
3 2 (15.38%) IBM
4 1 (7.69%) EMC
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle