The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 71 56 69
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 22 40 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.41% 2.72% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 2.88% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 3
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£300 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £94.53 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-72.23% +186.44%
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
1474 1387 1157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.19% 94.23% 93.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 791 697 543
Average daily rate £350 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £75 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 117 127
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -24.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.94 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £37.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

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 27 February 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -11 7 £313 +4.16% 1
Derbyshire +14 5 £265 +6.00% 2
Nottinghamshire -13 5 £238 -6.86% 6
Leicestershire -4 2 £290 +28.88% 1
Test Analyst
England

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 19 (42.22%) ISEB
2 17 (37.78%) SAP
3 15 (33.33%) ISTQB
4 13 (28.89%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (22.22%) Software Testing
6 10 (22.22%) Test Scripting
7 9 (20.00%) Test Strategy
7 9 (20.00%) Retail
8 7 (15.56%) Functional Testing
9 6 (13.33%) Test Automation
9 6 (13.33%) Waterfall
9 6 (13.33%) Oracle
10 5 (11.11%) E-Commerce
10 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
10 5 (11.11%) Finance
10 5 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (11.11%) Degree
11 4 (8.89%) Manual Testing
11 4 (8.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (8.89%) Test Planning
11 4 (8.89%) HP
11 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
12 3 (6.67%) SAP BW
12 3 (6.67%) SAP PP
12 3 (6.67%) ERP
12 3 (6.67%) Windows
12 3 (6.67%) C#
12 3 (6.67%) Java
12 3 (6.67%) SQL

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS Office
3 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) SAP PP
2 2 (4.44%) SAP SD
2 2 (4.44%) SAP MM
3 1 (2.22%) SAP FI
3 1 (2.22%) SAP PM
3 1 (2.22%) SAP Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.22%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) JIRA
1 2 (4.44%) Selenium
1 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (4.44%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (4.44%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.22%) Ranorex
2 1 (2.22%) Maven
2 1 (2.22%) Sahi
2 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (20.00%) Retail
2 5 (11.11%) Finance
3 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.22%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) .NET
2 2 (4.44%) Web Services
3 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.44%) Open Source
3 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.22%) EPoS
3 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) Windows XP
2 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
2 2 (4.44%) UNIX
3 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.22%) Android
3 1 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (22.22%) Software Testing
3 10 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 9 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 7 (15.56%) Functional Testing
6 6 (13.33%) Test Automation
6 6 (13.33%) Waterfall
7 5 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 4 (8.89%) Manual Testing
8 4 (8.89%) Test Planning
9 3 (6.67%) SAP Implementation
9 3 (6.67%) System Testing
9 3 (6.67%) Time Management
9 3 (6.67%) Performance Testing
9 3 (6.67%) Integration Testing
9 3 (6.67%) ERP
9 3 (6.67%) Migration
9 3 (6.67%) TDD
10 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.67%) C#
1 3 (6.67%) Java
1 3 (6.67%) SQL
2 2 (4.44%) R
Qualifications
1 19 (42.22%) ISEB
2 15 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 5 (11.11%) Degree
4 4 (8.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.22%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (37.78%) SAP
2 6 (13.33%) Oracle
3 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.89%) HP
5 2 (4.44%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (4.44%) IBM
6 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.22%) Telerik
6 1 (2.22%) RedPrairie
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