The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Manual Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Test Analyst
UK / England
Rank 541 548 561
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Manual Test Analyst 32 56 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.077% 0.12% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.13% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 27 16
Median daily rate £295 £298 £278
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.84% +7.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £234 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £351 £344
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £288 £280
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £25.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
39357 43443 43764
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.72% 94.89% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 25811 28092 27916
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1340 1597 1753
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Manual Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Manual Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Manual Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Manual Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

Manual Test Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Manual Test Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Manual Test Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

Manual Test Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Manual Test Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

Manual Test Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Test Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
London +10 8 £425 +36.00% 2
South West - 6 £225 - 1
South East +11 5 £313 +4.16% 2
Yorkshire +4 5 £295 +12.38% 4
West Midlands -6 5 £325 +8.33% 1
East Midlands -6 2 £331 +13.24%
North West +25 1 £210 -23.63% 4
Manual Test Analyst
UK

Manual Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Manual 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 England region featuring Manual Test Analyst in the job title.

1 37 (58.73%) Agile Software Development
1 37 (58.73%) Manual Testing
2 25 (39.68%) SQL
3 18 (28.57%) QA
4 16 (25.40%) Test Scripting
4 16 (25.40%) Finance
5 12 (19.05%) ISEB
5 12 (19.05%) Selenium
5 12 (19.05%) ISTQB
6 11 (17.46%) Banking
6 11 (17.46%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (17.46%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (17.46%) Regression Testing
7 10 (15.87%) Scrum
8 9 (14.29%) E-Commerce
8 9 (14.29%) .NET
8 9 (14.29%) C#
8 9 (14.29%) Functional Testing
9 7 (11.11%) Automation Testing
9 7 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 7 (11.11%) Retail
9 7 (11.11%) Software Testing
9 7 (11.11%) Web Testing
9 7 (11.11%) JIRA
10 6 (9.52%) TDD
10 6 (9.52%) Automated Testing
10 6 (9.52%) ETL
10 6 (9.52%) BDD
11 5 (7.94%) SoapUI

Manual Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.59%) CMS
2 1 (1.59%) Confluence
2 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.59%) Lorenzo
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) RDBMS
2 3 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.59%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 12 (19.05%) Selenium
2 11 (17.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (11.11%) JIRA
4 5 (7.94%) SoapUI
5 3 (4.76%) Appium
5 3 (4.76%) HP UFT
6 2 (3.17%) JMeter
6 2 (3.17%) SpecFlow
6 2 (3.17%) TestDirector
6 2 (3.17%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.59%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.59%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.59%) MSTest
7 1 (1.59%) Protractor
7 1 (1.59%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (25.40%) Finance
2 11 (17.46%) Banking
3 7 (11.11%) Retail
4 5 (7.94%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.17%) Automotive
5 2 (3.17%) Back Office
5 2 (3.17%) Billing
5 2 (3.17%) Front Office
6 1 (1.59%) Marketing
6 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.29%) .NET
2 5 (7.94%) SOAP
2 5 (7.94%) XML
3 4 (6.35%) HTML
3 4 (6.35%) HTML5
4 3 (4.76%) WebSockets
4 3 (4.76%) XML Messaging
5 2 (3.17%) Web Services
6 1 (1.59%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.59%) CSS
6 1 (1.59%) CSS3
6 1 (1.59%) Highcharts JS
6 1 (1.59%) Middleware
6 1 (1.59%) Node.js
6 1 (1.59%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (4.76%) Client/Server
1 3 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.17%) Derivative
2 2 (3.17%) OTC Derivatives
3 1 (1.59%) EPoS
3 1 (1.59%) NHS
3 1 (1.59%) Replication
3 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.35%) Android
1 4 (6.35%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.76%) Linux
2 3 (4.76%) Unix
2 3 (4.76%) Windows
3 2 (3.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (58.73%) Agile Software Development
1 37 (58.73%) Manual Testing
2 16 (25.40%) Test Scripting
3 11 (17.46%) Regression Testing
3 11 (17.46%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (15.87%) Scrum
5 9 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 9 (14.29%) Functional Testing
6 7 (11.11%) Automation Testing
6 7 (11.11%) Software Testing
6 7 (11.11%) Web Testing
7 6 (9.52%) Automated Testing
7 6 (9.52%) BDD
7 6 (9.52%) ETL
7 6 (9.52%) TDD
8 5 (7.94%) SDLC
9 4 (6.35%) Exploratory Testing
10 3 (4.76%) Non-Functional Testing
10 3 (4.76%) Open Source
10 3 (4.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 25 (39.68%) SQL
2 9 (14.29%) C#
3 5 (7.94%) VBScript
4 3 (4.76%) Perl
4 3 (4.76%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.17%) Groovy
6 1 (1.59%) Java
6 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (19.05%) ISEB
1 12 (19.05%) ISTQB
2 7 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (28.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.94%) HP
3 2 (3.17%) Capita
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle
4 1 (1.59%) Cerner
4 1 (1.59%) Guidewire
4 1 (1.59%) IBM
4 1 (1.59%) Remedy
4 1 (1.59%) SAP
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