The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 35 60 64
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 104 46 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 4.97% 2.52% 2.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.38% 2.68% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 24 29
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£314 £300 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.58% +2.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £271 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £377
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £313 £280
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +11.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.78 £12.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+156.47% -44.18%
Test Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1933 1719 1798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.44% 94.14% 93.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1138 991 938
Average daily rate £350 £355 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 150 181
Average hourly rate £15.13 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.02% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £35.00 £37.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Test Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Test Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Test Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Test Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Test Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
Gosport -2 20 £315 - 2
Southampton +3 14 £303 +0.83% 3
Winchester +2 4 £300 -3.22%
Aldershot - 3 - -
Havant -5 1 - - 1
Portsmouth - - - - 2
Farnborough - - - -
Andover - - - -
Basingstoke - - - - 1
Fareham - - - - 1
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 73 (42.20%) Security Cleared
2 65 (37.57%) HP
3 61 (35.26%) Test Scripting
4 57 (32.95%) Oracle
5 53 (30.64%) ISTQB
6 52 (30.06%) .NET
7 51 (29.48%) SC Cleared
8 50 (28.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 49 (28.32%) HTML
9 49 (28.32%) Microsoft
10 48 (27.75%) UNIX
11 47 (27.17%) JavaScript
11 47 (27.17%) SQL
12 45 (26.01%) HP Quality Center
13 43 (24.86%) ASP.NET
13 43 (24.86%) JSP
14 41 (23.70%) Oracle EBS
15 38 (21.97%) Windows
15 38 (21.97%) TCP/IP
16 30 (17.34%) QuickTest Pro
16 30 (17.34%) Test Strategy
16 30 (17.34%) Software Testing
17 29 (16.76%) Test Automation
18 25 (14.45%) Knowledge Management
19 24 (13.87%) Windows Server 2003
20 23 (13.29%) Java
21 21 (12.14%) Windows Server 2008
22 20 (11.56%) Agile Software Development
22 20 (11.56%) Selenium
23 18 (10.40%) DV Cleared

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 8 (4.62%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.31%) Confluence
2 4 (2.31%) CMS
3 3 (1.73%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.73%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.58%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.58%) IIS
4 1 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle Spatial
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 13 (7.51%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 41 (23.70%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.16%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.16%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 38 (21.97%) TCP/IP
2 15 (8.67%) SAN
3 13 (7.51%) HTTPS
4 10 (5.78%) HTTP
5 7 (4.05%) DNS
6 6 (3.47%) Wireshark
6 6 (3.47%) SSL
7 3 (1.73%) IP Telephony
8 2 (1.16%) Cisco IPT
8 2 (1.16%) Internet
9 1 (0.58%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.51%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (2.89%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.31%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (2.31%) QlikView
3 4 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.73%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.73%) Data Mart
5 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.16%) DB2
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 30 (17.34%) QuickTest Pro
2 20 (11.56%) Selenium
3 15 (8.67%) Cucumber
4 13 (7.51%) LoadRunner
5 11 (6.36%) SoapUI
6 8 (4.62%) JMeter
7 7 (4.05%) Jenkins
8 6 (3.47%) SpecFlow
8 6 (3.47%) JIRA
8 6 (3.47%) JUnit
9 5 (2.89%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (2.31%) WebDriver
10 4 (2.31%) Maven
10 4 (2.31%) TestDirector
11 3 (1.73%) Eclipse
11 3 (1.73%) FitNesse
11 3 (1.73%) Subversion
12 2 (1.16%) Zephyr
12 2 (1.16%) Rational Functional Tester
12 2 (1.16%) Behat
General
1 13 (7.51%) Finance
2 7 (4.05%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.31%) Retail
4 2 (1.16%) Automotive
4 2 (1.16%) Legal
4 2 (1.16%) Games
5 1 (0.58%) Military
5 1 (0.58%) Back Office
5 1 (0.58%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (30.06%) .NET
2 49 (28.32%) HTML
3 43 (24.86%) ASP.NET
3 43 (24.86%) JSP
4 18 (10.40%) Web Services
5 14 (8.09%) XML
6 7 (4.05%) SOAP
7 6 (3.47%) RESTful
8 4 (2.31%) CSS
9 2 (1.16%) JPA
9 2 (1.16%) Gherkin
9 2 (1.16%) WebSphere MQ
10 1 (0.58%) Middleware
10 1 (0.58%) OLE
10 1 (0.58%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.58%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.05%) iSeries
2 4 (2.31%) AS400
3 3 (1.73%) GIS
3 3 (1.73%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.58%) Clustering
4 1 (0.58%) Replication
4 1 (0.58%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.58%) EPoS
4 1 (0.58%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 48 (27.75%) UNIX
2 38 (21.97%) Windows
3 24 (13.87%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (12.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (10.40%) Windows XP
6 15 (8.67%) Linux
6 15 (8.67%) Windows 2000
7 5 (2.89%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.58%) AIX
8 1 (0.58%) Solaris
8 1 (0.58%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.58%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (35.26%) Test Scripting
2 30 (17.34%) Test Strategy
2 30 (17.34%) Software Testing
3 29 (16.76%) Test Automation
4 25 (14.45%) Knowledge Management
5 20 (11.56%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (10.40%) Waterfall
7 16 (9.25%) System Testing
8 15 (8.67%) Integration Testing
9 14 (8.09%) Scrum
10 12 (6.94%) Manual Testing
11 10 (5.78%) Project Management
11 10 (5.78%) Regression Testing
12 9 (5.20%) Validation
12 9 (5.20%) BDD
12 9 (5.20%) Performance Testing
12 9 (5.20%) TDD
12 9 (5.20%) Automated Testing
13 7 (4.05%) Workflow
13 7 (4.05%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (27.17%) JavaScript
1 47 (27.17%) SQL
2 23 (13.29%) Java
3 9 (5.20%) C#
3 9 (5.20%) VB
4 6 (3.47%) Ruby
5 4 (2.31%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.73%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.73%) VBA
6 3 (1.73%) VBScript
7 2 (1.16%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.16%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.16%) PHP
7 2 (1.16%) Python
8 1 (0.58%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 73 (42.20%) Security Cleared
2 53 (30.64%) ISTQB
3 51 (29.48%) SC Cleared
4 50 (28.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 18 (10.40%) DV Cleared
6 17 (9.83%) ISEB
7 9 (5.20%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 4 (2.31%) ISEB Practitioner
8 4 (2.31%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (2.31%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.16%) MOS
9 2 (1.16%) MCITP
9 2 (1.16%) CCNP
9 2 (1.16%) CCNA
9 2 (1.16%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.25%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.47%) Nmap
2 3 (1.73%) VMware ESX
2 3 (1.73%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 45 (26.01%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (4.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (3.47%) Nessus
4 3 (1.73%) WebInspect
5 2 (1.16%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.16%) Puppet
5 2 (1.16%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (1.16%) Netcool
5 2 (1.16%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 65 (37.57%) HP
2 57 (32.95%) Oracle
3 49 (28.32%) Microsoft
4 15 (8.67%) Citrix
5 5 (2.89%) Cisco
6 4 (2.31%) Ektron
6 4 (2.31%) Netezza
7 3 (1.73%) VMware
7 3 (1.73%) ESRI
8 2 (1.16%) Endeca
8 2 (1.16%) Google
8 2 (1.16%) Coremetrics
8 2 (1.16%) IBM
8 2 (1.16%) Siebel
8 2 (1.16%) Remedy
8 2 (1.16%) McAfee
9 1 (0.58%) Veritas
9 1 (0.58%) Capita
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