The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Salford region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 13 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 3.03% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.13% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £310 £295
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £31.16
% change year-on-year
-18.18% -11.75%
Test Analyst
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Salford 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
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
32 19 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 96.97% 90.48% 96.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 18
Median daily rate £220 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £13.60 £19.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Salford

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 Salford region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Appium
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) QA Automation

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Appium
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) QA Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA