The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Nottingham region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 39 45 32
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 12 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.44% 0.71% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.56% 0.73% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 3
Median daily rate £300 £275 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +19.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £275 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £395 £246
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £23.00 £30.78
% change year-on-year
+43.47% -25.27%
Test Analyst
Nottinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Nottingham 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
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
468 412 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 95.12% 96.94% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 267 94
Median daily rate £413 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £198 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 30
Median hourly rate £10.88 £14.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £32.00 £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Test Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Test Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

Test Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Test Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 Nottingham region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) SQL
3 7 (30.43%) Oracle
3 7 (30.43%) Test Scripting
3 7 (30.43%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (26.09%) HP
4 6 (26.09%) Finance
5 5 (21.74%) Time Management
5 5 (21.74%) QA
5 5 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
5 5 (21.74%) Defect Management
6 4 (17.39%) Automation Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Functional Testing
6 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL
6 4 (17.39%) Manual Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Smart Meter
6 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
6 4 (17.39%) .NET
6 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
7 3 (13.04%) Unix
7 3 (13.04%) Windows
7 3 (13.04%) Mainframe
7 3 (13.04%) Test Management
7 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (13.04%) Billing
7 3 (13.04%) ISTQB
7 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Analytics
7 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SAP BW
2 1 (4.35%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.70%) JIRA
3 1 (4.35%) HP UFT
3 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
3 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Billing
3 2 (8.70%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (8.70%) Retail
4 1 (4.35%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) SOAP
2 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Smart Meter
2 3 (13.04%) Mainframe
3 2 (8.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Unix
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) Test Scripting
3 5 (21.74%) Defect Management
3 5 (21.74%) Time Management
3 5 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
4 4 (17.39%) Automation Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Functional Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Manual Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Analytics
5 3 (13.04%) SDLC
5 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (13.04%) Test Management
5 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy
6 2 (8.70%) Migration
6 2 (8.70%) Process Improvement
7 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.35%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) ISTQB
1 3 (13.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.35%) ISEB
2 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle
2 6 (26.09%) HP
3 2 (8.70%) SAP
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
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