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 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 39 41 63
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +22
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 95 99 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 4.47% 4.77% 2.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.82% 5.11% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 43 22
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£315 £315 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.07% -1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £251 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £295 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £31.56 £11.75
% change year-on-year
-12.85% +168.55%
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
1970 1939 1648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.66% 93.36% 93.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1267 1133 916
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 113 151
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £10.57 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £46.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 5 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

Test Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram 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 5 August 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
(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
Winchester -1 16 £313 +4.33% 4
Southampton +4 15 £300 -4.00% 3
Hook 0 11 £340 -7.52%
Gosport +7 9 £388 +23.01% 1
Basingstoke +1 7 £373 +8.75%
Portsmouth - 5 £330 - 1
Andover - 3 £270 -
Havant - 1 £310 -
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 81 (51.59%) Test Scripting
2 75 (47.77%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (31.85%) Cucumber
4 48 (30.57%) Selenium
5 47 (29.94%) Security Cleared
6 43 (27.39%) BDD
7 42 (26.75%) Java
8 41 (26.11%) Waterfall
9 38 (24.20%) ISTQB
10 36 (22.93%) SQL
11 35 (22.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 33 (21.02%) SC Cleared
13 32 (20.38%) Microsoft
13 32 (20.38%) ISEB
14 30 (19.11%) Scrum
14 30 (19.11%) User Acceptance Testing
15 28 (17.83%) Software Testing
15 28 (17.83%) Test Automation
15 28 (17.83%) HP
16 27 (17.20%) System Testing
17 26 (16.56%) TDD
18 25 (15.92%) Subversion
19 24 (15.29%) Continuous Integration
20 23 (14.65%) HP Quality Center
20 23 (14.65%) Automated Testing
21 20 (12.74%) Regression Testing
21 20 (12.74%) .NET
22 19 (12.10%) Windows
22 19 (12.10%) Manual Testing
23 18 (11.46%) JIRA

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 12 (7.64%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (3.18%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.55%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.27%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.64%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (7.64%) MS Office
1 12 (7.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.64%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (5.73%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.55%) Magento
3 1 (0.64%) Agresso
3 1 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.64%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.55%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.37%) TCP/IP
2 8 (5.10%) SAN
2 8 (5.10%) DAB
3 3 (1.91%) Firewall
3 3 (1.91%) SNMP
3 3 (1.91%) IPv4
4 1 (0.64%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.64%) SSL
4 1 (0.64%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.37%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (5.10%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.46%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (2.55%) DB2
4 4 (2.55%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.64%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.64%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.64%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 50 (31.85%) Cucumber
2 48 (30.57%) Selenium
3 25 (15.92%) Subversion
4 18 (11.46%) JIRA
5 16 (10.19%) Jenkins
6 13 (8.28%) JUnit
7 12 (7.64%) Git (software)
8 11 (7.01%) SoapUI
9 10 (6.37%) WebDriver
10 8 (5.10%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (5.10%) JMeter
11 6 (3.82%) Appium
12 5 (3.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (3.18%) Eclipse
13 4 (2.55%) LoadRunner
13 4 (2.55%) TestComplete
13 4 (2.55%) Zephyr
14 2 (1.27%) Gerrit
14 2 (1.27%) Ant
14 2 (1.27%) Maven
General
1 8 (5.10%) Legal
2 6 (3.82%) Automotive
3 5 (3.18%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.18%) Retail
4 2 (1.27%) Billing
4 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.64%) Games
5 1 (0.64%) Military
5 1 (0.64%) French Language
5 1 (0.64%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.64%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.64%) Finance
5 1 (0.64%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (12.74%) .NET
2 15 (9.55%) ASP.NET
2 15 (9.55%) Gherkin
2 15 (9.55%) HTML
3 14 (8.92%) Web Services
4 12 (7.64%) XML
5 11 (7.01%) JSP
6 9 (5.73%) Spring
7 4 (2.55%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 4 (2.55%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (1.91%) Middleware
8 3 (1.91%) SOAP
8 3 (1.91%) RESTful
9 2 (1.27%) REST
9 2 (1.27%) Ajax
9 2 (1.27%) AngularJS
9 2 (1.27%) J2EE
9 2 (1.27%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.46%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.18%) GIS
4 3 (1.91%) iSeries
4 3 (1.91%) Smart Meter
5 2 (1.27%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.27%) AS400
6 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.64%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.64%) NHS
6 1 (0.64%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (12.10%) Windows
2 14 (8.92%) Linux
2 14 (8.92%) UNIX
3 10 (6.37%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (6.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (3.82%) Android
4 6 (3.82%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.27%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.64%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (51.59%) Test Scripting
2 75 (47.77%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (27.39%) BDD
4 41 (26.11%) Waterfall
5 30 (19.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 30 (19.11%) Scrum
6 28 (17.83%) Software Testing
6 28 (17.83%) Test Automation
7 27 (17.20%) System Testing
8 26 (16.56%) TDD
9 24 (15.29%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (14.65%) Automated Testing
11 20 (12.74%) Regression Testing
12 19 (12.10%) Manual Testing
13 16 (10.19%) Integration Testing
13 16 (10.19%) E-Commerce
13 16 (10.19%) Business Continuity
14 15 (9.55%) Knowledge Management
14 15 (9.55%) Test Management
15 14 (8.92%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (26.75%) Java
2 36 (22.93%) SQL
3 15 (9.55%) JavaScript
4 12 (7.64%) C#
5 3 (1.91%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.91%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.27%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.27%) C
6 2 (1.27%) Korn
6 2 (1.27%) C++
6 2 (1.27%) Perl
6 2 (1.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (29.94%) Security Cleared
2 38 (24.20%) ISTQB
3 35 (22.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 33 (21.02%) SC Cleared
5 32 (20.38%) ISEB
6 7 (4.46%) DV Cleared
7 5 (3.18%) Degree
8 4 (2.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.37%) QA
System Software
1 9 (5.73%) VMware ESX
2 8 (5.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (5.10%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.64%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 23 (14.65%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (3.18%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (2.55%) Netcool
3 4 (2.55%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.64%) Nessus
4 1 (0.64%) Nmap
4 1 (0.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (20.38%) Microsoft
2 28 (17.83%) HP
3 18 (11.46%) Oracle
4 12 (7.64%) VMware
5 8 (5.10%) Citrix
6 5 (3.18%) McAfee
7 4 (2.55%) Google
7 4 (2.55%) WSO2
7 4 (2.55%) IBM
8 3 (1.91%) Cisco
8 3 (1.91%) Coremetrics
8 3 (1.91%) Splunk
9 2 (1.27%) Endeca
10 1 (0.64%) Northgate
10 1 (0.64%) SAP
10 1 (0.64%) Baan
10 1 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.64%) TIBCO
Winchester, Hampshire
LA International
Rate: Market Rates Apply
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Latcom Ltd
Rate: From £325 to £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester
ABRS
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 8 days ago