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 February 2016 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 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 80 79 62
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 38 44 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.02% 2.19% 2.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% 2.39% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 23 21
Average daily rate £325 £300 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £387 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £34.06
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.90%
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
1773 1841 1609
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.41% 91.82% 93.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1145 1002 866
Average daily rate £385 £365 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.47% +0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 120 90
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.70 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.17% -16.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.29 £10.40 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £44.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 -6 9 £340 +21.42% 1
Portsmouth 0 6 £370 - 1
Southampton +5 4 £250 -16.66% 1
Andover - 3 £350 -
Hook +9 2 - -
Basingstoke -1 2 £300 +8.10%
Gosport +10 1 - -
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 45 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (37.00%) Test Scripting
3 36 (36.00%) Oracle
4 31 (31.00%) HP
4 31 (31.00%) Functional Testing
5 30 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 30 (30.00%) ISTQB
6 28 (28.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 28 (28.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 27 (27.00%) Test Automation
8 26 (26.00%) Waterfall
9 25 (25.00%) Software Testing
9 25 (25.00%) SQL
10 24 (24.00%) SC Cleared
11 22 (22.00%) Selenium
11 22 (22.00%) Mentoring
12 21 (21.00%) Test Management
12 21 (21.00%) Cucumber
12 21 (21.00%) Microsoft
13 20 (20.00%) BDD
13 20 (20.00%) Integration Testing
14 19 (19.00%) ISEB
15 18 (18.00%) JIRA
16 17 (17.00%) System Testing
16 17 (17.00%) SoapUI
16 17 (17.00%) Linux
17 16 (16.00%) Java
17 16 (16.00%) Manual Testing
18 15 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
18 15 (15.00%) HTML

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (4.00%) JBoss
2 2 (2.00%) Confluence
3 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (9.00%) MS Office
2 8 (8.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.00%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.00%) MS Project
4 2 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (6.00%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (5.00%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (4.00%) SAP ERP
4 1 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.00%) SAN
2 6 (6.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.00%) Firewall
3 1 (1.00%) IPv4
3 1 (1.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (6.00%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (5.00%) Data Mining
3 5 (5.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.00%) GIS
5 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.00%) MySQL
7 1 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.00%) DB2
7 1 (1.00%) QlikView
7 1 (1.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 22 (22.00%) Selenium
2 21 (21.00%) Cucumber
3 18 (18.00%) JIRA
4 17 (17.00%) SoapUI
5 13 (13.00%) HP UFT
6 12 (12.00%) WebDriver
7 7 (7.00%) Subversion
8 5 (5.00%) Appium
8 5 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (5.00%) Zephyr
9 4 (4.00%) WATIR
10 3 (3.00%) JMeter
11 2 (2.00%) Jenkins
11 2 (2.00%) TeamCity
11 2 (2.00%) WatiN
12 1 (1.00%) LoadRunner
12 1 (1.00%) Oracle APEX
12 1 (1.00%) TestComplete
General
1 7 (7.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.00%) Finance
2 4 (4.00%) Legal
2 4 (4.00%) Retail
3 3 (3.00%) Billing
4 2 (2.00%) Automotive
5 1 (1.00%) Banking
5 1 (1.00%) Electronics
5 1 (1.00%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.00%) HTML
2 12 (12.00%) .NET
3 11 (11.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (4.00%) SAP PI
5 3 (3.00%) Middleware
6 2 (2.00%) CSS
6 2 (2.00%) Gherkin
6 2 (2.00%) HTML5
6 2 (2.00%) JSON
6 2 (2.00%) REST
6 2 (2.00%) SOAP
6 2 (2.00%) Web Services
7 1 (1.00%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.00%) J2EE
7 1 (1.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 1 (1.00%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (1.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.00%) SCADA
4 1 (1.00%) AS400
4 1 (1.00%) iSeries
4 1 (1.00%) MPEG
4 1 (1.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 17 (17.00%) Linux
2 11 (11.00%) Windows
3 10 (10.00%) Unix
4 3 (3.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.00%) Android
5 2 (2.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (37.00%) Test Scripting
3 31 (31.00%) Functional Testing
4 28 (28.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 27 (27.00%) Test Automation
6 26 (26.00%) Waterfall
7 25 (25.00%) Software Testing
8 22 (22.00%) Mentoring
9 21 (21.00%) Test Management
10 20 (20.00%) BDD
10 20 (20.00%) Integration Testing
11 17 (17.00%) System Testing
12 16 (16.00%) Manual Testing
13 15 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
14 14 (14.00%) Automation Testing
14 14 (14.00%) Defect Management
15 12 (12.00%) Automated Testing
16 9 (9.00%) ERP
16 9 (9.00%) Knowledge Management
16 9 (9.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (25.00%) SQL
2 16 (16.00%) Java
3 14 (14.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (9.00%) C#
5 6 (6.00%) VB
6 3 (3.00%) AWK
7 2 (2.00%) Ruby
8 1 (1.00%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.00%) Python
8 1 (1.00%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (30.00%) ISTQB
1 30 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 28 (28.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 24 (24.00%) SC Cleared
4 19 (19.00%) ISEB
5 9 (9.00%) DV Cleared
6 7 (7.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.00%) MCITP
7 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.00%) QA
2 1 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (11.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.00%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (1.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 36 (36.00%) Oracle
2 31 (31.00%) HP
3 21 (21.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (8.00%) Citrix
5 7 (7.00%) Remedy
6 6 (6.00%) PeopleSoft
7 5 (5.00%) VMware
8 4 (4.00%) SAP
8 4 (4.00%) ServiceNow
9 3 (3.00%) Cisco
10 2 (2.00%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.00%) Endeca
11 1 (1.00%) Ericsson
11 1 (1.00%) IBM
11 1 (1.00%) Juniper
11 1 (1.00%) McAfee
11 1 (1.00%) Nokia
11 1 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (1.00%) TIBCO
11 1 (1.00%) webMethods
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