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 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 41 37 69
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +32
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 95 101 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 4.32% 4.90% 2.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.63% 5.32% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 43 22
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£325 £315 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +6.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £242 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £315
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.78 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-18.77% +156.47%
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
2054 1897 1718
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 93.49% 92.04% 94.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1249 1122 992
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £486 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 112 148
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.77 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.62% -7.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £10.57 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -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 28 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
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 28 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
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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
Winchester -3 20 £323 +7.66%
Southampton +1 15 £300 -0.82% 2
Gosport -1 11 £375 +19.04%
Hook +2 8 £337 -10.20%
Basingstoke - 6 £365 - 1
Andover - 3 £270 -
Portsmouth - 3 £325 -
Havant +7 1 £310 -
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 87 (54.04%) Test Scripting
2 70 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (36.02%) Security Cleared
4 46 (28.57%) ISTQB
5 45 (27.95%) SC Cleared
5 45 (27.95%) Waterfall
6 42 (26.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 40 (24.84%) Cucumber
7 40 (24.84%) Java
8 39 (24.22%) Microsoft
8 39 (24.22%) Selenium
9 37 (22.98%) SQL
10 36 (22.36%) HP
11 33 (20.50%) BDD
12 32 (19.88%) System Testing
12 32 (19.88%) ISEB
12 32 (19.88%) Software Testing
13 29 (18.01%) User Acceptance Testing
14 28 (17.39%) Test Automation
15 25 (15.53%) Oracle
16 24 (14.91%) Regression Testing
17 23 (14.29%) Automated Testing
17 23 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
18 22 (13.66%) JIRA
18 22 (13.66%) .NET
19 21 (13.04%) Scrum
19 21 (13.04%) Integration Testing
19 21 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
20 20 (12.42%) Knowledge Management
20 20 (12.42%) HTML

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (7.45%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (3.11%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.11%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.24%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.62%) JBoss
4 1 (0.62%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (7.45%) MS Office
2 10 (6.21%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.62%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (6.83%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.86%) Magento
3 1 (0.62%) Agresso
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.62%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.11%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.07%) SAN
2 12 (7.45%) TCP/IP
3 8 (4.97%) DAB
4 4 (2.48%) Firewall
4 4 (2.48%) IPv4
4 4 (2.48%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.21%) Oracle Reports
1 10 (6.21%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (4.97%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.11%) DB2
4 4 (2.48%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.86%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.24%) QlikView
7 1 (0.62%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.62%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.62%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 40 (24.84%) Cucumber
2 39 (24.22%) Selenium
3 22 (13.66%) JIRA
4 19 (11.80%) Subversion
5 13 (8.07%) SoapUI
6 11 (6.83%) Git (software)
7 9 (5.59%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (5.59%) Jenkins
8 8 (4.97%) JUnit
9 7 (4.35%) JMeter
10 6 (3.73%) HP UFT
11 5 (3.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (3.11%) TestComplete
11 5 (3.11%) WebDriver
12 4 (2.48%) Appium
13 3 (1.86%) LoadRunner
14 2 (1.24%) Ant
14 2 (1.24%) Maven
14 2 (1.24%) Zephyr
14 2 (1.24%) Gerrit
General
1 9 (5.59%) Legal
2 7 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.73%) Automotive
3 6 (3.73%) Retail
4 3 (1.86%) Billing
5 2 (1.24%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.62%) Games
6 1 (0.62%) Military
6 1 (0.62%) French Language
6 1 (0.62%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.62%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.62%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (13.66%) .NET
2 20 (12.42%) HTML
3 18 (11.18%) ASP.NET
4 15 (9.32%) JSP
4 15 (9.32%) Gherkin
5 12 (7.45%) Web Services
5 12 (7.45%) XML
6 9 (5.59%) Spring
7 5 (3.11%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 5 (3.11%) WebSphere MQ
7 5 (3.11%) SOAP
8 3 (1.86%) Middleware
8 3 (1.86%) REST
9 2 (1.24%) Ajax
9 2 (1.24%) AngularJS
9 2 (1.24%) JAXB
9 2 (1.24%) J2EE
10 1 (0.62%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.11%) Smart Meter
2 5 (3.11%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.48%) iSeries
4 3 (1.86%) AS400
5 2 (1.24%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.24%) GIS
6 1 (0.62%) NHS
6 1 (0.62%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (11.18%) Windows
2 16 (9.94%) Linux
3 15 (9.32%) UNIX
4 11 (6.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (6.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (3.11%) Apple iOS
6 5 (3.11%) Android
7 2 (1.24%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (54.04%) Test Scripting
2 70 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (27.95%) Waterfall
4 33 (20.50%) BDD
5 32 (19.88%) System Testing
5 32 (19.88%) Software Testing
6 29 (18.01%) User Acceptance Testing
7 28 (17.39%) Test Automation
8 24 (14.91%) Regression Testing
9 23 (14.29%) Automated Testing
9 23 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (13.04%) Integration Testing
10 21 (13.04%) Scrum
11 20 (12.42%) Knowledge Management
12 19 (11.80%) TDD
13 18 (11.18%) Business Continuity
13 18 (11.18%) Manual Testing
14 17 (10.56%) E-Commerce
15 16 (9.94%) Mentoring
16 14 (8.70%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (24.84%) Java
2 37 (22.98%) SQL
3 18 (11.18%) JavaScript
4 12 (7.45%) C#
5 4 (2.48%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.86%) VB
6 3 (1.86%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.24%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.24%) C
7 2 (1.24%) Korn
7 2 (1.24%) C++
7 2 (1.24%) Perl
7 2 (1.24%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.62%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 58 (36.02%) Security Cleared
2 46 (28.57%) ISTQB
3 45 (27.95%) SC Cleared
4 42 (26.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 32 (19.88%) ISEB
6 8 (4.97%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 8 (4.97%) DV Cleared
7 4 (2.48%) Degree
8 1 (0.62%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.83%) QA
System Software
1 9 (5.59%) VMware ESX
1 9 (5.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (4.97%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 21 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (3.11%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (3.11%) Netcool
3 4 (2.48%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.62%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (24.22%) Microsoft
2 36 (22.36%) HP
3 25 (15.53%) Oracle
4 13 (8.07%) Citrix
4 13 (8.07%) VMware
5 5 (3.11%) McAfee
5 5 (3.11%) Google
5 5 (3.11%) IBM
6 4 (2.48%) Cisco
6 4 (2.48%) Coremetrics
6 4 (2.48%) Splunk
7 3 (1.86%) WSO2
7 3 (1.86%) Endeca
8 1 (0.62%) Northgate
8 1 (0.62%) SAP
8 1 (0.62%) Baan
8 1 (0.62%) TIBCO
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