The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leicestershire region that had Software Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Test Analyst
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank - 43 -
Contract jobs requiring a Software Test Analyst 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 0.36% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.37% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £36.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-49.31% -2.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
239 271 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.15% 96.44% 96.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 137 175
Median daily rate £300 £278 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -10.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £180 £81
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £446 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 16
Median hourly rate £16.00 £13.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +22.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £40.80 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Software Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Software Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Software Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Software Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Software Test Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Software Test Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Software Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, Software 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 Leicestershire region featuring Software Test Analyst in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) TickIT
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Software Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (100.00%) TickIT
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle