The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Northamptonshire 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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Test Analyst
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Software Test Analyst 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £295 £275
% change year-on-year
+10.16% +7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 - £26.00
Software Test Analyst
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire 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
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
368 335 365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 95.58% 97.95% 97.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 220 221
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 12
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +22.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £10.20 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £19.00 £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Software Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Software Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Software Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Software Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Software Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, 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 Northamptonshire region featuring Software Test Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) Web Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Planning

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

General
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Web Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB