The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey 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 22 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 64 69 61
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 27 23 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.80% 1.73% 2.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.95% 1.86% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 15
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£350 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £305 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £413 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £310 £295
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.53 £31.56 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-28.60% +46.76%
Test Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1386 1237 1196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.59% 92.87% 91.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 776 759 624
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 64 100
Average hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £29.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.88% -38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.23 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.30 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+0.30% -7.14%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Test Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Test Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Test Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Test Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Test Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Woking -8 3 £375 -3.84%
Leatherhead - 3 £350 -
Redhill - - - - 1
Reigate - - - - 1
Weybridge - - - - 2
Camberley - - - -
Guildford - - - - 2
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 21 (42.86%) SQL
1 21 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (28.57%) Software Testing
2 14 (28.57%) XML
3 13 (26.53%) Web Services
3 13 (26.53%) ISEB
4 12 (24.49%) Automated Testing
4 12 (24.49%) QA
5 11 (22.45%) SC Cleared
5 11 (22.45%) Security Cleared
5 11 (22.45%) REST
5 11 (22.45%) SOAP
6 10 (20.41%) .NET
6 10 (20.41%) C#
6 10 (20.41%) BDD
7 9 (18.37%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (18.37%) Test Scripting
7 9 (18.37%) Selenium
7 9 (18.37%) WCF
7 9 (18.37%) Java
7 9 (18.37%) Scrum
7 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (16.33%) Visual Studio
8 8 (16.33%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (14.29%) Test Automation
9 7 (14.29%) WPF
9 7 (14.29%) ISTQB
9 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
10 6 (12.24%) Oracle
10 6 (12.24%) E-Commerce

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) SAP BPC
1 1 (2.04%) SAP FI-CA
1 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.04%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (2.04%) SAP CO
1 1 (2.04%) SAP SD
1 1 (2.04%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) GPRS
1 1 (2.04%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.04%) DB2
4 1 (2.04%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 9 (18.37%) Selenium
2 8 (16.33%) Visual Studio
2 8 (16.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (10.20%) SpecFlow
4 4 (8.16%) JMeter
4 4 (8.16%) SoapUI
5 3 (6.12%) WebDriver
5 3 (6.12%) JIRA
6 2 (4.08%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (4.08%) Bugzilla
6 2 (4.08%) JUnit
6 2 (4.08%) TestComplete
6 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.04%) CppUnit
7 1 (2.04%) Subversion
7 1 (2.04%) Toad
7 1 (2.04%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (8.16%) Finance
1 4 (8.16%) Billing
2 3 (6.12%) Automotive
3 2 (4.08%) Retail
4 1 (2.04%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.57%) XML
2 13 (26.53%) Web Services
3 11 (22.45%) REST
3 11 (22.45%) SOAP
4 10 (20.41%) .NET
5 9 (18.37%) WCF
6 7 (14.29%) WPF
7 3 (6.12%) XML Messaging
8 2 (4.08%) JSON
9 1 (2.04%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.24%) Smart Meter
3 5 (10.20%) AS400
4 2 (4.08%) NHS
5 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.04%) iSeries
5 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Linux
2 3 (6.12%) UNIX
3 1 (2.04%) Android
3 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 12 (24.49%) Automated Testing
4 10 (20.41%) BDD
5 9 (18.37%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (18.37%) Test Scripting
5 9 (18.37%) Scrum
6 7 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 6 (12.24%) E-Commerce
8 5 (10.20%) Automation Testing
8 5 (10.20%) Performance Testing
8 5 (10.20%) Integration Testing
9 4 (8.16%) MVC
9 4 (8.16%) Migration
9 4 (8.16%) Regression Testing
9 4 (8.16%) Functional Testing
10 3 (6.12%) Test Strategy
10 3 (6.12%) TDD
11 2 (4.08%) Quality Management
11 2 (4.08%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.86%) SQL
2 10 (20.41%) C#
3 9 (18.37%) Java
4 3 (6.12%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.08%) PHP
6 1 (2.04%) C++
6 1 (2.04%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (26.53%) ISEB
2 11 (22.45%) SC Cleared
2 11 (22.45%) Security Cleared
3 7 (14.29%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (24.49%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (12.24%) Oracle
2 3 (6.12%) Siebel
2 3 (6.12%) SAP
3 2 (4.08%) HP
4 1 (2.04%) IBM
4 1 (2.04%) CA
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