The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Manual Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Test Analyst
Rank 423 423 423
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Manual Test Analyst 14 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.061% 0.004% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.005% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 6
Median daily rate £388 £265 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.22% -9.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £265 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £290 £245
% change year-on-year
-37.93% +18.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Manual Test Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21596 21303 22136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.75% 94.70% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 15665 14621 15505
Median daily rate £463 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.93% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 239 389 400
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.88 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.94% +13.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.90 £55.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

Manual Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Manual Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

Manual Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Manual Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in London

Manual Test Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Manual Test Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Manual Test Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in London

Manual Test Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Manual Test Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in London

Manual Test Analyst
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Test Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 5 £440 -
Manual Test Analyst
England

Manual Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, Manual 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 London region featuring Manual Test Analyst in the job title.

1 13 (54.17%) Finance
1 13 (54.17%) Manual Testing
2 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (33.33%) SQL
4 6 (25.00%) Banking
5 5 (20.83%) Derivative
5 5 (20.83%) Regression Testing
5 5 (20.83%) Test Scripting
6 4 (16.67%) ISTQB
6 4 (16.67%) QA
7 3 (12.50%) Selenium
7 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing
7 3 (12.50%) JIRA
7 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
7 3 (12.50%) LoadRunner
7 3 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (12.50%) Equities
7 3 (12.50%) Unix
7 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (12.50%) System Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Defect Management
7 3 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (8.33%) User Stories
8 2 (8.33%) Automation Testing
8 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
8 2 (8.33%) Gherkin

Manual Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) JIRA
1 3 (12.50%) LoadRunner
1 3 (12.50%) Selenium
1 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.17%) DbUnit
2 1 (4.17%) HP UFT
2 1 (4.17%) JMeter
2 1 (4.17%) JUnit
2 1 (4.17%) Rational Functional Tester
2 1 (4.17%) SilkPerformer
2 1 (4.17%) SilkTest
2 1 (4.17%) SpecFlow
2 1 (4.17%) Toad
2 1 (4.17%) Zephyr
General
1 13 (54.17%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Investment Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (4.17%) Advertising
4 1 (4.17%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
1 2 (8.33%) Gherkin
2 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Derivative
2 3 (12.50%) Equities
2 3 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) SWIFT
4 1 (4.17%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) VMS
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Manual Testing
2 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (20.83%) Regression Testing
3 5 (20.83%) Test Scripting
4 3 (12.50%) Defect Management
4 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 3 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 3 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (12.50%) System Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Automation Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Functional Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Scrum
5 2 (8.33%) User Stories
5 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.17%) BDD
6 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.17%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) C#
2 2 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) Ruby
3 1 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 3 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (8.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) ATG
2 1 (4.17%) SAP