The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hampshire region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 69 80 68
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 35 50 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.88% 2.30% 2.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.04% 2.41% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 26 20
Median daily rate £300 £310 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £350 £351
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £52.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.97 £20.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+54.82% +33.33%
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
1715 2078 2052
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.30% 95.45% 92.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1051 1288 1120
Median daily rate £375 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £265 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 148 137
Median hourly rate £14.85 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.84% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

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 8 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
Winchester +1 3 £263 -19.23%
Andover - 3 £488 -
Portsmouth - 3 £275 - 1
Hook +2 2 £293 -7.14%
Southampton -11 2 £300 +9.09% 2
Basingstoke +7 1 £275 - 1
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 Hampshire region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 21 (35.59%) ISTQB
2 19 (32.20%) Test Scripting
2 19 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (32.20%) SQL
3 18 (30.51%) Selenium
3 18 (30.51%) Security Cleared
4 17 (28.81%) Regression Testing
5 15 (25.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 14 (23.73%) HP Quality Center
6 14 (23.73%) HP
7 13 (22.03%) Telecoms
7 13 (22.03%) SC Cleared
8 12 (20.34%) LTE
8 12 (20.34%) 4G
8 12 (20.34%) Test Management
9 11 (18.64%) Wireless
9 11 (18.64%) Windows
10 10 (16.95%) C#
10 10 (16.95%) System Integration Testing
11 9 (15.25%) ISEB
11 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
11 9 (15.25%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (13.56%) Integration Testing
12 8 (13.56%) JIRA
12 8 (13.56%) Migration
12 8 (13.56%) BDD
13 7 (11.86%) SDLC
13 7 (11.86%) Automated Testing
13 7 (11.86%) QA
13 7 (11.86%) Java

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 4 (6.78%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.08%) Confluence
3 2 (3.39%) JBoss
4 1 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) MS Office
2 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.69%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.34%) 4G
1 12 (20.34%) LTE
2 11 (18.64%) Wireless
3 3 (5.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.69%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 18 (30.51%) Selenium
2 8 (13.56%) JIRA
3 6 (10.17%) Cucumber
4 5 (8.47%) SpecFlow
5 4 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (5.08%) HP UFT
6 3 (5.08%) JMeter
6 3 (5.08%) LoadRunner
6 3 (5.08%) WebDriver
7 2 (3.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (3.39%) Eclipse
7 2 (3.39%) IntelliJ
7 2 (3.39%) JUnit
7 2 (3.39%) MSI
7 2 (3.39%) NetBeans
7 2 (3.39%) Robot Framework
7 2 (3.39%) TestNG
7 2 (3.39%) Toad
7 2 (3.39%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.69%) Oracle APEX
General
1 13 (22.03%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.47%) Finance
3 3 (5.08%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.86%) .NET
2 5 (8.47%) XML
3 2 (3.39%) XML Messaging
4 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.69%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.69%) HTML
4 1 (1.69%) JSON
4 1 (1.69%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.08%) Smart Meter
2 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.69%) Clustering
3 1 (1.69%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.69%) iPhone
3 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.69%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.64%) Windows
2 4 (6.78%) Linux
2 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.08%) Android
4 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.39%) Unix
5 1 (1.69%) AIX
5 1 (1.69%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (32.20%) Test Scripting
2 17 (28.81%) Regression Testing
3 12 (20.34%) Test Management
4 10 (16.95%) System Integration Testing
5 9 (15.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (13.56%) BDD
6 8 (13.56%) Integration Testing
6 8 (13.56%) Migration
7 7 (11.86%) Automated Testing
7 7 (11.86%) SDLC
8 6 (10.17%) Software Testing
8 6 (10.17%) TDD
8 6 (10.17%) Test Automation
8 6 (10.17%) Test Strategy
9 5 (8.47%) Functional Testing
9 5 (8.47%) Scrum
10 4 (6.78%) Defect Management
10 4 (6.78%) Defect Tracking
10 4 (6.78%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (32.20%) SQL
2 10 (16.95%) C#
3 7 (11.86%) Java
4 5 (8.47%) F#
4 5 (8.47%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.39%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.39%) Python
6 1 (1.69%) C++
6 1 (1.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (35.59%) ISTQB
2 18 (30.51%) Security Cleared
3 15 (25.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 13 (22.03%) SC Cleared
5 9 (15.25%) ISEB
6 2 (3.39%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (1.69%) MCITP
7 1 (1.69%) MCSA
7 1 (1.69%) MCSE
7 1 (1.69%) MCTS
7 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.08%) VMware ESX
2 3 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (23.73%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (6.78%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (3.39%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (3.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.69%) Netcool
Vendors
1 14 (23.73%) HP
2 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.86%) Oracle
4 4 (6.78%) Intel Security
5 3 (5.08%) VMware
6 2 (3.39%) T-Plan
7 1 (1.69%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.69%) Citrix
7 1 (1.69%) Remedy
7 1 (1.69%) Veritas
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