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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 31 36 21
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 0.78% 1.23% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 1.28% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£265 £246 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.72% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £110.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-69.54% +450.00%
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
245 235 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 94.96% 96.31% 91.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 150 69
Average daily rate £375 £275 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +12.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £70 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £411 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 30 8
Average hourly rate £17.30 £19.25 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.12% +67.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.94 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £72.50 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -1.42%

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
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 21 April 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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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -5 1 - -
Test Analyst
East Midlands

Test Analyst
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 3 (50.00%) ISEB
1 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (16.67%) SAP PP
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) SAP PM
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP PP
1 1 (16.67%) SAP PM
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) SAP