The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Test Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Test Analyst
Rank 587 572 549
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Test Analyst 15 19 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.040% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.043% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 7
Average daily rate £400 £375 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £275 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £445 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Technical 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
44618 44325 41838
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.55% 94.46% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29130 28067 25288
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1611 1774 1871
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.96 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Technical Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Technical Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Technical Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Technical Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

Technical Test Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Test Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Technical Test Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

Technical Test Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Technical Test Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

Technical Test Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Test Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
South West - 6 £435 -
London +4 3 £388 -8.82% 1
South East -1 3 £400 -
North West - 2 - - 1
West Midlands -11 1 £328 -29.56%
Technical Test Analyst
UK

Technical Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Technical 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 Technical Test Analyst in their job title.

1 23 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (51.35%) Test Scripting
3 16 (43.24%) Cucumber
4 13 (35.14%) SQL
5 12 (32.43%) Oracle
5 12 (32.43%) Ruby
6 11 (29.73%) Selenium
6 11 (29.73%) Finance
6 11 (29.73%) Gherkin
7 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
7 10 (27.03%) Java
7 10 (27.03%) MS Office
7 10 (27.03%) Security Cleared
8 9 (24.32%) JIRA
8 9 (24.32%) ISTQB
8 9 (24.32%) Capybara
8 9 (24.32%) SoapUI
9 8 (21.62%) Office 365
9 8 (21.62%) Test Automation
9 8 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (21.62%) Web Services
9 8 (21.62%) ITIL
9 8 (21.62%) Active Directory
9 8 (21.62%) ISEB
10 7 (18.92%) JMeter
10 7 (18.92%) Automated Testing
10 7 (18.92%) Git (software)
10 7 (18.92%) BDD
11 6 (16.22%) Jenkins
11 6 (16.22%) Non-Functional Testing

Technical Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Technical 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 Technical Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.51%) Confluence
2 1 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.70%) IIS
2 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (27.03%) MS Office
2 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.62%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) IaaS
2 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) SNMP
2 1 (2.70%) 3G
2 1 (2.70%) HTTP
2 1 (2.70%) LDAP
2 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.70%) Data Mart
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (43.24%) Cucumber
2 11 (29.73%) Selenium
3 9 (24.32%) Capybara
3 9 (24.32%) JIRA
3 9 (24.32%) SoapUI
4 7 (18.92%) Git (software)
4 7 (18.92%) JMeter
5 6 (16.22%) HP UFT
5 6 (16.22%) Jenkins
6 5 (13.51%) JUnit
6 5 (13.51%) LoadRunner
7 4 (10.81%) Gerrit
7 4 (10.81%) WebDriver
8 3 (8.11%) Subversion
9 2 (5.41%) FitNesse
9 2 (5.41%) Geb
9 2 (5.41%) Gradle
9 2 (5.41%) Maven
9 2 (5.41%) Spock
10 1 (2.70%) Zephyr
General
1 11 (29.73%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Banking
3 3 (8.11%) Retail
4 2 (5.41%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Billing
5 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (29.73%) Gherkin
2 8 (21.62%) Web Services
3 4 (10.81%) XML
4 3 (8.11%) REST
5 2 (5.41%) jQuery
5 2 (5.41%) SOAP
6 1 (2.70%) HTML
6 1 (2.70%) Middleware
6 1 (2.70%) MSMQ
6 1 (2.70%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (2.70%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.41%) PKI
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Derivative
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.70%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (2.70%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.70%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (2.70%) Online Banking
3 1 (2.70%) VCE vBlock
3 1 (2.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Linux
1 5 (13.51%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Unix
3 2 (5.41%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (51.35%) Test Scripting
3 8 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (21.62%) ITIL
3 8 (21.62%) Test Automation
4 7 (18.92%) Automated Testing
4 7 (18.92%) BDD
5 6 (16.22%) ETL
5 6 (16.22%) Manual Testing
5 6 (16.22%) Non-Functional Testing
5 6 (16.22%) Performance Testing
5 6 (16.22%) TDD
6 5 (13.51%) API Testing
6 5 (13.51%) Functional Testing
6 5 (13.51%) Scrum
7 4 (10.81%) E-Commerce
7 4 (10.81%) OWASP
7 4 (10.81%) Test Strategy
8 3 (8.11%) Automation Testing
8 3 (8.11%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) SQL
2 12 (32.43%) Ruby
3 10 (27.03%) Java
4 3 (8.11%) Groovy
5 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.41%) VB
6 1 (2.70%) C
6 1 (2.70%) C++
6 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.70%) Perl
6 1 (2.70%) Python
6 1 (2.70%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Security Cleared
2 9 (24.32%) ISTQB
3 8 (21.62%) ISEB
4 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
5 3 (8.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (5.41%) Degree
7 1 (2.70%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) QA
2 2 (5.41%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (21.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Oracle
2 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
3 6 (16.22%) HP
4 4 (10.81%) ATG
4 4 (10.81%) hybris
5 2 (5.41%) Atlassian
5 2 (5.41%) Cognos
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco
6 1 (2.70%) EMC
6 1 (2.70%) IBM
6 1 (2.70%) MuleSoft