The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Nottinghamshire region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank 33 41 45
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 15 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 3.54% 2.44% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.66% 2.56% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 2
Median daily rate £310 £305 £234
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.63% +30.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £288 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £337 £237
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.85 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-38.92% +8.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Nottinghamshire 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
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
410 508 422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 96.70% 95.31% 98.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 256 194
Median daily rate £368 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 32
Median hourly rate £13.00 £20.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +29.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £47.75 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Test Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Test Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

Test Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Test Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Test Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +7 13 £350 +14.75% 2
Test Analyst
East Midlands

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Nottinghamshire region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) QA
3 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) SDLC
4 5 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 5 (25.00%) SoapUI
4 5 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 5 (25.00%) System Testing
4 5 (25.00%) SOAP
4 5 (25.00%) HP UFT
5 4 (20.00%) Web Services
5 4 (20.00%) Oracle
5 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 4 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Selenium
5 4 (20.00%) Functional Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (15.00%) ISEB
6 3 (15.00%) ISTQB
6 3 (15.00%) Data Migration
6 3 (15.00%) Unix
6 3 (15.00%) PL/SQL
6 3 (15.00%) Java
6 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (15.00%) Migration
7 2 (10.00%) Process Management
7 2 (10.00%) Regression Testing
7 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (10.00%) .NET
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Server

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) HP UFT
1 5 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 4 (20.00%) Selenium
3 2 (10.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (10.00%) Ranorex
3 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (5.00%) JMeter
General
1 2 (10.00%) Billing
2 1 (5.00%) Electronics
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) SOAP
2 4 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (10.00%) .NET
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.00%) JSON
4 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Fintech
1 2 (10.00%) Smart Meter
1 2 (10.00%) User Experience
2 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (30.00%) SDLC
2 5 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 5 (25.00%) System Testing
2 5 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 4 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 4 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (15.00%) Data Migration
4 3 (15.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Open Source
5 2 (10.00%) Process Management
5 2 (10.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Time Management
5 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) Java
2 3 (15.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) C
4 1 (5.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) C++
4 1 (5.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (5.00%) VB
4 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) ISEB
1 3 (15.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Pega