The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 63 23 44
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +21
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 27 59 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.40% 6.06% 2.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.62% 6.36% 2.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 35 12
Average daily rate
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£275 £275 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £210 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £315 £349
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £155.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-85.48% +416.66%
Test Analyst
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1029 928 697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 91.39% 95.28% 94.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 699 585 341
Average daily rate £375 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 22 44
Average hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £27.00 £114.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Test Analyst in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Test Analyst across the Leeds region.

Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Test Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Test Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Test Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Test Analyst across the Leeds region.

Test Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 31 (55.36%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (44.64%) SQL
3 17 (30.36%) ISEB
3 17 (30.36%) User Acceptance Testing
4 15 (26.79%) Software Testing
5 13 (23.21%) Finance
6 11 (19.64%) Java
6 11 (19.64%) QA
7 10 (17.86%) Selenium
8 9 (16.07%) Test Management
8 9 (16.07%) BDD
9 8 (14.29%) Change Control
9 8 (14.29%) Waterfall
9 8 (14.29%) Test Scripting
9 8 (14.29%) Test Automation
9 8 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (14.29%) TDD
9 8 (14.29%) RAD
10 7 (12.50%) Web Services
10 7 (12.50%) ISTQB
10 7 (12.50%) Automated Testing
10 7 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (12.50%) Web Testing
11 6 (10.71%) Open Source
11 6 (10.71%) Banking
11 6 (10.71%) XML
12 5 (8.93%) .NET
12 5 (8.93%) Regression Testing
12 5 (8.93%) QuickTest Pro

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 2 (3.57%) SAS
1 2 (3.57%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) MongoDB
1 4 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.57%) DB2
4 1 (1.79%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (1.79%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 10 (17.86%) Selenium
2 5 (8.93%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (8.93%) Cucumber
3 4 (7.14%) Sahi
3 4 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.14%) WATIR
4 3 (5.36%) JIRA
5 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.57%) WebDriver
5 2 (3.57%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.79%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.79%) Toad
6 1 (1.79%) Subversion
6 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (23.21%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Banking
3 4 (7.14%) Retail
4 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.79%) Electronics
5 1 (1.79%) Legal
5 1 (1.79%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.79%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.50%) Web Services
2 6 (10.71%) XML
3 5 (8.93%) .NET
4 4 (7.14%) RESTful
5 2 (3.57%) SOAP
5 2 (3.57%) WSDL
5 2 (3.57%) Mustache
5 2 (3.57%) Sass
6 1 (1.79%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.79%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.71%) Open Source
3 3 (5.36%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.57%) Windows
2 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (55.36%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (30.36%) User Acceptance Testing
3 15 (26.79%) Software Testing
4 9 (16.07%) Test Management
4 9 (16.07%) BDD
5 8 (14.29%) Change Control
5 8 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 8 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 8 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 8 (14.29%) TDD
5 8 (14.29%) RAD
6 7 (12.50%) Automated Testing
6 7 (12.50%) Web Testing
6 7 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (8.93%) Manual Testing
7 5 (8.93%) Integration Testing
7 5 (8.93%) E-Commerce
7 5 (8.93%) Regression Testing
7 5 (8.93%) Automation Testing
8 4 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (44.64%) SQL
2 11 (19.64%) Java
3 4 (7.14%) Ruby
4 2 (3.57%) PHP
5 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (30.36%) ISEB
2 8 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (12.50%) ISTQB
4 4 (7.14%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (19.64%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (7.14%) Oracle
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.79%) HP
2 1 (1.79%) ION Trading
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