The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford 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 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 40 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 2 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.58% - 2.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% - 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Average daily rate
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£281 - £200
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £305 £295
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +3.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.53 £31.56 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-28.60% +46.76%
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Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
337 185 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 97.40% 96.35% 96.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 95 113
Average daily rate £413 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £445 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 18 19
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.00 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +1.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £25.00 £18.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Test Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Test Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Test Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Test Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Test Analyst
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Publishing
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
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