The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 39 44 40
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 6 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.43% 1.31% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 1.40% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Average daily rate
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£250 £251 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.49% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £162.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £31.56 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-54.84% +57.77%
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
387 429 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 92.36% 93.87% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 170 140
Average daily rate £325 £310 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -16.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £163 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 18 7
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Test Analyst in the job title across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region that cited Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Test Analyst in their job title.

1 3 (33.33%) Performance Testing
1 3 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Smart Meter
2 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
2 2 (22.22%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) OOD
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (11.11%) QA
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile App

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region that cited Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (22.22%) Smart Meter
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) OOD
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) RedPrairie
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