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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 72 69 56
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 32 30 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.97% 1.85% 2.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.05% 1.92% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 19 26
Median daily rate £310 £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £380 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £31.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £32.03
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -21.94%
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
1558 1559 1504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.05% 96.23% 95.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1007 932 772
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £502
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 101 105
Median hourly rate £13.45 £13.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.46% -21.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.91 £10.25 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.20 £22.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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
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 25 September 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
Leicestershire +16 13 £310 -
Nottinghamshire -13 7 £325 +11.11% 1
Derbyshire -1 6 £300 +9.09%
Northamptonshire -8 5 £350 +16.66% 1
Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 18 (33.96%) Test Scripting
2 14 (26.42%) User Acceptance Testing
2 14 (26.42%) Retail
3 13 (24.53%) SAP
4 11 (20.75%) Finance
4 11 (20.75%) Migration
5 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (18.87%) ERP
5 10 (18.87%) QA
6 9 (16.98%) SDLC
7 8 (15.09%) Integration Testing
7 8 (15.09%) Oracle
7 8 (15.09%) E-Commerce
7 8 (15.09%) HP
8 7 (13.21%) SAP ERP
8 7 (13.21%) Waterfall
8 7 (13.21%) Functional Testing
9 6 (11.32%) Test Automation
9 6 (11.32%) ISTQB
9 6 (11.32%) Regression Testing
9 6 (11.32%) HP UFT
9 6 (11.32%) SQL
9 6 (11.32%) Defect Management
10 5 (9.43%) System Integration Testing
10 5 (9.43%) ISEB
11 4 (7.55%) VMware
11 4 (7.55%) Software Testing
11 4 (7.55%) Dynamics AX
11 4 (7.55%) Unix
11 4 (7.55%) HP Quality Center

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 (1.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (13.21%) SAP ERP
2 4 (7.55%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (5.66%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.89%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) PuTTY
2 1 (1.89%) Internet
2 1 (1.89%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (3.77%) SAP BW
2 2 (3.77%) SAP HANA
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (11.32%) HP UFT
2 4 (7.55%) JIRA
2 4 (7.55%) Selenium
3 3 (5.66%) Ranorex
4 2 (3.77%) SoapUI
4 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.89%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.89%) MSTest
5 1 (1.89%) NUnit
5 1 (1.89%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.89%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (26.42%) Retail
2 11 (20.75%) Finance
3 2 (3.77%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.89%) Automotive
4 1 (1.89%) Billing
4 1 (1.89%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) Web Services
1 3 (5.66%) XML
2 2 (3.77%) .NET
2 2 (3.77%) Middleware
3 1 (1.89%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) Data Centre
1 3 (5.66%) Fintech
2 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.77%) DataPower
2 2 (3.77%) Mainframe
2 2 (3.77%) Wiki
3 1 (1.89%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.55%) Unix
2 2 (3.77%) AIX
2 2 (3.77%) Windows
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.96%) Test Scripting
2 14 (26.42%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (20.75%) Migration
4 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (18.87%) ERP
5 9 (16.98%) SDLC
6 8 (15.09%) E-Commerce
6 8 (15.09%) Integration Testing
7 7 (13.21%) Functional Testing
7 7 (13.21%) Waterfall
8 6 (11.32%) Defect Management
8 6 (11.32%) Regression Testing
8 6 (11.32%) Test Automation
9 5 (9.43%) System Integration Testing
10 4 (7.55%) Non-Functional Testing
10 4 (7.55%) Software Testing
10 4 (7.55%) Time Management
11 3 (5.66%) Data Migration
11 3 (5.66%) Test Management
11 3 (5.66%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.32%) SQL
2 2 (3.77%) C#
2 2 (3.77%) R
3 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) ISTQB
2 5 (9.43%) ISEB
3 4 (7.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.87%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) VMware ESX
2 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.89%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (24.53%) SAP
2 8 (15.09%) HP
2 8 (15.09%) Oracle
3 4 (7.55%) VMware
4 2 (3.77%) IBM
5 1 (1.89%) EMC
5 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.89%) PeopleSoft
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