The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough 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 17 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 Peterborough 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 30 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.60% - 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.70% - 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £290 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £286
% change year-on-year
- +4.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £110.00 £20.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+450.00% -16.66%
Job Titles Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
148 63 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 96.10% 98.44% 99.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 34 54
Average daily rate £335 £375 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.66% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £123 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 6 13
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Test Analyst
Cambridgeshire

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Test Analyst
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) ISEB
3 2 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) Back Office
3 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Magento
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) Wiki
4 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (16.67%) Magento
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Back Office
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
1 1 (16.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) VMware