The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Nottingham region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 34 38 27
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 5 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.52% 0.64% 2.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.61% 0.67% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £210 £255 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £287
% change year-on-year
- +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £110.00 £20.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+450.00% -5.88%
Job Titles Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
311 300 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 94.24% 95.54% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 137 99
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £245 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 35 16
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £30.00 £27.73
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Test Analyst
Nottinghamshire

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 23 April 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 6 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (30.00%) QA
3 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) MS Office
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
4 1 (10.00%) NHS
4 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (10.00%) SOAP
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) .NET
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Finance
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) SOA
4 1 (10.00%) JIRA
4 1 (10.00%) Selenium
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Smart Meter
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (10.00%) SaaS
4 1 (10.00%) Web Testing

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
1 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium IDE
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) SOAP
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) NHS
1 1 (10.00%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Web Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com