The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East Midlands region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 76 78 53
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 23 22 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.46% 1.40% 2.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 1.47% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 21
Median daily rate £305 £275 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.90% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £198 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £345 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.73% +0.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £31.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £23.00 £30.78
% change year-on-year
+43.47% -25.27%
Test Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1514 1500 1369
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.94% 95.36% 95.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 921 910 703
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £504 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 76 121
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £13.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -0.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.91 £10.20 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £28.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Test Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Test Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Test Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Test Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Test Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
Nottinghamshire +5 13 £300 +9.09% 3
Leicestershire +8 4 £310 +37.77% 3
Derbyshire +1 4 £300 +9.09% 1
Northamptonshire -11 1 - -
Test Analyst
England

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 East Midlands region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 26 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 20 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (29.23%) Finance
3 19 (29.23%) Oracle
4 17 (26.15%) User Acceptance Testing
5 14 (21.54%) SQL
6 13 (20.00%) Regression Testing
6 13 (20.00%) SDLC
7 12 (18.46%) Migration
7 12 (18.46%) HP Quality Center
7 12 (18.46%) Waterfall
8 11 (16.92%) Retail
9 10 (15.38%) HP
9 10 (15.38%) QA
10 9 (13.85%) ERP
10 9 (13.85%) SAP
11 8 (12.31%) Oracle EBS R12
11 8 (12.31%) Automation Testing
12 7 (10.77%) Functional Testing
12 7 (10.77%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (9.23%) System Testing
13 6 (9.23%) Test Automation
13 6 (9.23%) .NET
13 6 (9.23%) Defect Management
14 5 (7.69%) Data Centre
14 5 (7.69%) Test Strategy
14 5 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
14 5 (7.69%) ISEB
14 5 (7.69%) Microsoft

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (1.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (3.08%) SAP ERP
2 2 (3.08%) SAP SD
2 2 (3.08%) SAP WM
3 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (1.54%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) Internet
1 1 (1.54%) PuTTY
1 1 (1.54%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
1 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.08%) SAP BW
2 2 (3.08%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (10.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.62%) Selenium
3 2 (3.08%) HP UFT
3 2 (3.08%) JIRA
3 2 (3.08%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.54%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.54%) MSTest
4 1 (1.54%) NUnit
4 1 (1.54%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.54%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (29.23%) Finance
2 11 (16.92%) Retail
3 4 (6.15%) Spanish Language
4 3 (4.62%) Billing
5 2 (3.08%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.54%) Automotive
6 1 (1.54%) Banking
6 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.23%) .NET
2 2 (3.08%) Web Services
3 1 (1.54%) Gherkin
3 1 (1.54%) Middleware
3 1 (1.54%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.15%) Smart Meter
3 3 (4.62%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.08%) Wiki
5 1 (1.54%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.15%) Windows
2 3 (4.62%) Unix
3 1 (1.54%) AIX
3 1 (1.54%) Linux
3 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.54%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 20 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (26.15%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 13 (20.00%) SDLC
5 12 (18.46%) Migration
5 12 (18.46%) Waterfall
6 9 (13.85%) ERP
7 8 (12.31%) Automation Testing
8 7 (10.77%) Functional Testing
9 6 (9.23%) Defect Management
9 6 (9.23%) System Testing
9 6 (9.23%) Test Automation
10 5 (7.69%) Integration Testing
10 5 (7.69%) Manual Testing
10 5 (7.69%) Software Testing
10 5 (7.69%) Test Strategy
10 5 (7.69%) Time Management
11 4 (6.15%) System Integration Testing
11 4 (6.15%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.54%) SQL
2 4 (6.15%) PL/SQL
3 3 (4.62%) C#
4 2 (3.08%) R
4 2 (3.08%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) ISEB
1 5 (7.69%) ISTQB
1 5 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (18.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (29.23%) Oracle
2 10 (15.38%) HP
3 9 (13.85%) SAP
4 5 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.54%) EMC
5 1 (1.54%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.54%) IBM
5 1 (1.54%) Kronos
5 1 (1.54%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.54%) VMware
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