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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Test Analyst
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank - 28 -
Contract jobs requiring a Software Test Analyst 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - 2.15% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.16% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -13.33%

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
460 267 402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 94.65% 95.70% 96.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 175 235
Median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 6 26
Median hourly rate £12.00 £8.50 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.17% -46.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.70 £8.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £10.20 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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