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 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 67 67 58
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 54 42 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.51% 2.26% 2.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.77% 2.48% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 23 12
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£295 £290 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.72% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £265 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £356 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £94.53 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-72.23% +186.44%
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
1949 1695 1307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 90.61% 91.37% 94.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1086 934 687
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £235 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 104 150
Average hourly rate £15.00 £22.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.81% +12.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £12.38 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £45.00 £38.10
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 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 27 February 2015.

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 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
Southampton -7 16 £300 +11.11% 2
Basingstoke -5 6 £275 +1.85%
Hook -9 5 £300 -14.28%
Winchester -10 1 £280 +3.70% 1
Farnborough - - - -
Fareham - - - - 1
Andover - - - -
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 59 (53.15%) Test Scripting
2 43 (38.74%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (36.94%) HP
3 41 (36.94%) Security Cleared
4 37 (33.33%) ISTQB
5 36 (32.43%) SC Cleared
6 35 (31.53%) Cucumber
7 33 (29.73%) Microsoft
8 32 (28.83%) Selenium
9 29 (26.13%) .NET
10 28 (25.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 27 (24.32%) JavaScript
12 26 (23.42%) HTML
12 26 (23.42%) Java
13 25 (22.52%) SQL
13 25 (22.52%) UNIX
13 25 (22.52%) Scrum
14 24 (21.62%) Oracle
14 24 (21.62%) BDD
15 23 (20.72%) HP Quality Center
15 23 (20.72%) ASP.NET
15 23 (20.72%) JSP
15 23 (20.72%) Knowledge Management
16 22 (19.82%) Oracle EBS
16 22 (19.82%) Oracle Reports
17 21 (18.92%) TCP/IP
18 20 (18.02%) Citrix
19 19 (17.12%) SAN
20 17 (15.32%) Project Management
21 15 (13.51%) Waterfall

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 4 (3.60%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.70%) Confluence
3 2 (1.80%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.80%) CMS
4 1 (0.90%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.90%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 14 (12.61%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 22 (19.82%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.70%) Magento
3 1 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (18.92%) TCP/IP
2 19 (17.12%) SAN
3 3 (2.70%) DAB
4 2 (1.80%) HTTP
4 2 (1.80%) Wireshark
4 2 (1.80%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.80%) SSL
5 1 (0.90%) LAN
5 1 (0.90%) WAN
5 1 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (19.82%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.80%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.90%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 35 (31.53%) Cucumber
2 32 (28.83%) Selenium
3 15 (13.51%) Jenkins
4 14 (12.61%) Subversion
5 12 (10.81%) JUnit
6 11 (9.91%) JMeter
7 9 (8.11%) WebDriver
8 8 (7.21%) SoapUI
8 8 (7.21%) Eclipse
8 8 (7.21%) JIRA
9 7 (6.31%) LoadRunner
10 5 (4.50%) SpecFlow
10 5 (4.50%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (2.70%) Zephyr
11 3 (2.70%) Appium
11 3 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (2.70%) Rational Functional Tester
11 3 (2.70%) Git (software)
11 3 (2.70%) Visual Studio
11 3 (2.70%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 4 (3.60%) Finance
2 3 (2.70%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.90%) Military
3 1 (0.90%) Billing
3 1 (0.90%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.90%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (26.13%) .NET
2 26 (23.42%) HTML
3 23 (20.72%) ASP.NET
3 23 (20.72%) JSP
4 13 (11.71%) Web Services
5 7 (6.31%) RESTful
6 4 (3.60%) XML
6 4 (3.60%) SOAP
7 3 (2.70%) Spring
7 3 (2.70%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.80%) CSS
8 2 (1.80%) Gherkin
9 1 (0.90%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.50%) GIS
3 2 (1.80%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.90%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.90%) NHS
4 1 (0.90%) Clustering
4 1 (0.90%) PDA
4 1 (0.90%) Robotics
4 1 (0.90%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (22.52%) UNIX
2 10 (9.01%) Windows
3 5 (4.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (4.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.70%) Android
4 3 (2.70%) Windows XP
4 3 (2.70%) Linux
5 2 (1.80%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.90%) AIX
6 1 (0.90%) VMS
6 1 (0.90%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (53.15%) Test Scripting
2 43 (38.74%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (22.52%) Scrum
4 24 (21.62%) BDD
5 23 (20.72%) Knowledge Management
6 17 (15.32%) Project Management
7 15 (13.51%) User Acceptance Testing
7 15 (13.51%) Test Automation
7 15 (13.51%) Waterfall
8 14 (12.61%) Test Strategy
8 14 (12.61%) Automated Testing
8 14 (12.61%) TDD
9 10 (9.01%) Software Testing
9 10 (9.01%) Automation Testing
10 9 (8.11%) Functional Testing
10 9 (8.11%) Data Migration
10 9 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (8.11%) System Testing
10 9 (8.11%) Migration
11 8 (7.21%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 27 (24.32%) JavaScript
2 26 (23.42%) Java
3 25 (22.52%) SQL
4 6 (5.41%) Ruby
5 5 (4.50%) C#
6 2 (1.80%) PHP
6 2 (1.80%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.80%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 41 (36.94%) Security Cleared
2 37 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 36 (32.43%) SC Cleared
4 28 (25.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 14 (12.61%) DV Cleared
5 14 (12.61%) ISEB
6 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.80%) MCSE
6 2 (1.80%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.90%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.90%) Degree
7 1 (0.90%) MCSA
7 1 (0.90%) CCNP
7 1 (0.90%) CCNA
7 1 (0.90%) MCTS
7 1 (0.90%) MCITP
7 1 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.70%) VMware ESX
1 3 (2.70%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.80%) Nmap
2 2 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 23 (20.72%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.70%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.80%) Nessus
3 2 (1.80%) WebInspect
4 1 (0.90%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.90%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (0.90%) Puppet
4 1 (0.90%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 41 (36.94%) HP
2 33 (29.73%) Microsoft
3 24 (21.62%) Oracle
4 20 (18.02%) Citrix
5 4 (3.60%) VMware
6 3 (2.70%) McAfee
6 3 (2.70%) IBM
7 2 (1.80%) ESRI
7 2 (1.80%) Ektron
7 2 (1.80%) WSO2
8 1 (0.90%) EMC
8 1 (0.90%) Veritas
8 1 (0.90%) Lotus
8 1 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
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