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 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 66 73 77
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 24 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.72% 1.01% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.85% 1.11% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 7
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£300 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £213 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £413 £366
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.81 £41.50
% change year-on-year
-8.55% -20.95%
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
1294 1169 1183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.69% 90.76% 88.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 709 643 599
Average daily rate £370 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 59 116
Average hourly rate £18.50 £16.16 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.48% -28.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £37.50 £48.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Redhill - 2 £190 -
Reigate - 2 £300 - 1
Leatherhead -5 1 £400 -3.03%
Weybridge - - - -
Woking - - - -
Addlestone - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
Epsom - - - - 1
Guildford - - - -
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 22 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (29.63%) Software Testing
2 16 (29.63%) SC Cleared
2 16 (29.63%) Security Cleared
3 14 (25.93%) Selenium
3 14 (25.93%) Java
4 13 (24.07%) SQL
4 13 (24.07%) Automated Testing
4 13 (24.07%) Test Scripting
5 11 (20.37%) ISTQB
5 11 (20.37%) Automation Testing
5 11 (20.37%) .NET
6 10 (18.52%) C#
6 10 (18.52%) ISEB
6 10 (18.52%) Scrum
7 9 (16.67%) Visual Studio
7 9 (16.67%) XML
8 8 (14.81%) Web Services
8 8 (14.81%) Performance Testing
8 8 (14.81%) Smart Meter
8 8 (14.81%) Test Automation
9 7 (12.96%) Manual Testing
9 7 (12.96%) QA
9 7 (12.96%) MS Excel
10 6 (11.11%) AS400
10 6 (11.11%) Integration Testing
10 6 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (9.26%) SaaS
11 5 (9.26%) REST
11 5 (9.26%) HP Quality Center

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 (1.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (12.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) SAP FI-CA
1 1 (1.85%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) SaaS
2 2 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) SMS
2 1 (1.85%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database
1 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (25.93%) Selenium
2 9 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 4 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (5.56%) SoapUI
4 3 (5.56%) JIRA
4 3 (5.56%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (3.70%) Bugzilla
5 2 (3.70%) SpecFlow
5 2 (3.70%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.85%) NeoLoad
6 1 (1.85%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.85%) Toad
6 1 (1.85%) JMeter
General
1 4 (7.41%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Automotive
2 2 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Retail
3 1 (1.85%) Billing
3 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Front Office
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.37%) .NET
2 9 (16.67%) XML
3 8 (14.81%) Web Services
4 5 (9.26%) REST
4 5 (9.26%) WCF
4 5 (9.26%) Middleware
4 5 (9.26%) SOAP
5 3 (5.56%) WPF
5 3 (5.56%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Smart Meter
2 6 (11.11%) AS400
3 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.85%) iSeries
4 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.85%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.85%) Derivative
4 1 (1.85%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.56%) UNIX
2 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (29.63%) Software Testing
3 13 (24.07%) Automated Testing
3 13 (24.07%) Test Scripting
4 11 (20.37%) Automation Testing
5 10 (18.52%) Scrum
6 8 (14.81%) Performance Testing
6 8 (14.81%) Test Automation
7 7 (12.96%) Manual Testing
8 6 (11.11%) Integration Testing
9 5 (9.26%) BDD
9 5 (9.26%) Migration
9 5 (9.26%) E-Commerce
10 4 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (5.56%) Test Strategy
12 2 (3.70%) MVC
12 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2
12 2 (3.70%) System Testing
12 2 (3.70%) Investment Management
12 2 (3.70%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.93%) Java
2 13 (24.07%) SQL
3 10 (18.52%) C#
4 3 (5.56%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (29.63%) SC Cleared
1 16 (29.63%) Security Cleared
2 11 (20.37%) ISTQB
3 10 (18.52%) ISEB
4 6 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (1.85%) SAP
3 1 (1.85%) CA
3 1 (1.85%) Charles River
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