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 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Test Analyst
Rank 583 583 600
Rank change year-on-year
0 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Manual Test Analyst 41 53 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.083% 0.10% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.087% 0.11% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 30 15
Median daily rate £275 £301 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.71% +14.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £300 £253
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +18.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Manual Test Analyst
UK

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
46932 50120 49138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.61% 95.00% 93.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 30956 32529 30550
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1540 1922 1988
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

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 29 September 2016.

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 29 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
London -8 13 £375 +11.94% 2
South East +13 8 £270 -14.62% 3
North West +13 6 £210 -30.57% 4
South West +13 5 £269 +7.50% 1
Yorkshire +9 4 £300 -9.09% 3
West Midlands -30 4 £338 +35.00% 2
East of England +10 1 £150 -45.45% 1
Manual Test Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 46 (58.23%) Manual Testing
2 33 (41.77%) Finance
3 32 (40.51%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (31.65%) SQL
5 23 (29.11%) ISTQB
6 16 (20.25%) Test Scripting
6 16 (20.25%) QA
7 13 (16.46%) JIRA
7 13 (16.46%) Selenium
7 13 (16.46%) ISEB
8 11 (13.92%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (12.66%) Functional Testing
9 10 (12.66%) Automation Testing
10 9 (11.39%) Software Testing
10 9 (11.39%) Regression Testing
11 8 (10.13%) XML
11 8 (10.13%) E-Commerce
11 8 (10.13%) ETL
11 8 (10.13%) Automated Testing
12 7 (8.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 7 (8.86%) Banking
13 6 (7.59%) HP
13 6 (7.59%) Exploratory Testing
14 5 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (6.33%) HP UFT
14 5 (6.33%) CRM
14 5 (6.33%) Unix
14 5 (6.33%) Windows
14 5 (6.33%) Oracle
14 5 (6.33%) VBScript

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 (2.53%) Confluence
1 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.27%) CMS
2 1 (1.27%) SAS
2 1 (1.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) HTTP
1 1 (1.27%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.80%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.53%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (16.46%) JIRA
1 13 (16.46%) Selenium
2 5 (6.33%) HP UFT
3 4 (5.06%) SoapUI
3 4 (5.06%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.80%) WebDriver
5 2 (2.53%) Appium
5 2 (2.53%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.53%) JMeter
6 1 (1.27%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.27%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.27%) Toad
General
1 33 (41.77%) Finance
2 7 (8.86%) Banking
3 5 (6.33%) Retail
4 3 (3.80%) Automotive
4 3 (3.80%) Billing
4 3 (3.80%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.27%) Games
5 1 (1.27%) Law
5 1 (1.27%) Legal
5 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.13%) XML
2 4 (5.06%) .NET
2 4 (5.06%) HTML
3 3 (3.80%) SOAP
4 2 (2.53%) HTML5
4 2 (2.53%) Web Services
4 2 (2.53%) WebSockets
4 2 (2.53%) XML Messaging
5 1 (1.27%) CSS
5 1 (1.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.80%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.53%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.53%) Derivative
3 2 (2.53%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.27%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.27%) EPoS
4 1 (1.27%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.33%) Unix
1 5 (6.33%) Windows
2 2 (2.53%) Android
2 2 (2.53%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.53%) Linux
2 2 (2.53%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.27%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (58.23%) Manual Testing
2 32 (40.51%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (20.25%) Test Scripting
4 11 (13.92%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (12.66%) Automation Testing
5 10 (12.66%) Functional Testing
6 9 (11.39%) Regression Testing
6 9 (11.39%) Software Testing
7 8 (10.13%) Automated Testing
7 8 (10.13%) E-Commerce
7 8 (10.13%) ETL
8 6 (7.59%) Exploratory Testing
9 5 (6.33%) CRM
9 5 (6.33%) Web Testing
10 4 (5.06%) Configuration Management
10 4 (5.06%) Non-Functional Testing
10 4 (5.06%) SDLC
10 4 (5.06%) TDD
10 4 (5.06%) Test Automation
10 4 (5.06%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 25 (31.65%) SQL
2 5 (6.33%) VBScript
3 4 (5.06%) Java
4 3 (3.80%) C#
5 2 (2.53%) Perl
5 2 (2.53%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.53%) VB
6 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (29.11%) ISTQB
2 13 (16.46%) ISEB
3 7 (8.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (20.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (7.59%) HP
2 5 (6.33%) Oracle
3 1 (1.27%) ATG
3 1 (1.27%) Guidewire
3 1 (1.27%) hybris
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.27%) Remedy
3 1 (1.27%) SAP
3 1 (1.27%) Siebel
3 1 (1.27%) webMethods
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £340 per day
Posted: 6 days ago