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 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 59 69 60
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 24 17 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.84% 1.32% 2.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.00% 1.43% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 16
Average daily rate
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£300 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £290 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £313 £280
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +11.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.78 £12.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+156.47% -44.18%
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
1202 1188 1271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.25% 91.95% 92.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 721 672 598
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 68 112
Average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -35.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 August 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 August 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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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
Cobham - 2 - -
Leatherhead - 2 £325 -
Staines - 2 £340 -
Woking -3 1 £375 -9.09%
Camberley - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Egham - - - -
Farnham - - - -
Guildford - - - - 2
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 26 (47.27%) SQL
2 21 (38.18%) ISEB
3 19 (34.55%) XML
3 19 (34.55%) Software Testing
4 18 (32.73%) Web Services
5 17 (30.91%) QA
6 16 (29.09%) REST
6 16 (29.09%) SOAP
6 16 (29.09%) C#
7 15 (27.27%) BDD
7 15 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
7 15 (27.27%) Automated Testing
8 14 (25.45%) User Acceptance Testing
8 14 (25.45%) Test Scripting
8 14 (25.45%) WCF
8 14 (25.45%) WPF
8 14 (25.45%) .NET
8 14 (25.45%) SQL Server
8 14 (25.45%) Visual Studio
8 14 (25.45%) Scrum
9 9 (16.36%) HP Quality Center
9 9 (16.36%) Security Cleared
9 9 (16.36%) Office 365
10 8 (14.55%) SpecFlow
10 8 (14.55%) SC Cleared
10 8 (14.55%) ISTQB
10 8 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (12.73%) Finance
11 7 (12.73%) DevOps
12 6 (10.91%) Integration Testing

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.82%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) SAP BPC
1 1 (1.82%) SAP FI-CA
1 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.82%) SAP SD
1 1 (1.82%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.82%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.82%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.36%) Office 365
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.82%) DB2
4 1 (1.82%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 15 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (25.45%) Visual Studio
3 8 (14.55%) SpecFlow
4 4 (7.27%) JMeter
4 4 (7.27%) Selenium
4 4 (7.27%) SoapUI
5 3 (5.45%) WebDriver
6 2 (3.64%) JUnit
6 2 (3.64%) JIRA
6 2 (3.64%) TestComplete
6 2 (3.64%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.82%) CppUnit
7 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (1.82%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (1.82%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.82%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.82%) Subversion
General
1 7 (12.73%) Finance
2 5 (9.09%) Billing
3 3 (5.45%) Automotive
4 2 (3.64%) Publishing
5 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.82%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (34.55%) XML
2 18 (32.73%) Web Services
3 16 (29.09%) REST
3 16 (29.09%) SOAP
4 14 (25.45%) WCF
4 14 (25.45%) WPF
4 14 (25.45%) .NET
5 3 (5.45%) XML Messaging
6 2 (3.64%) JSON
7 1 (1.82%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.64%) AS400
1 2 (3.64%) NHS
2 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.82%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (3.64%) UNIX
3 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.82%) Android
3 1 (1.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (34.55%) Software Testing
2 15 (27.27%) BDD
2 15 (27.27%) Automated Testing
3 14 (25.45%) User Acceptance Testing
3 14 (25.45%) Test Scripting
3 14 (25.45%) Scrum
4 8 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (12.73%) DevOps
6 6 (10.91%) Integration Testing
7 3 (5.45%) Functional Testing
7 3 (5.45%) Manual Testing
7 3 (5.45%) CRM
7 3 (5.45%) Regression Testing
7 3 (5.45%) TDD
8 2 (3.64%) Quality Management
8 2 (3.64%) Migration
8 2 (3.64%) MVC
8 2 (3.64%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.64%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.64%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (47.27%) SQL
2 16 (29.09%) C#
3 4 (7.27%) Java
4 2 (3.64%) PHP
4 2 (3.64%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.82%) C++
5 1 (1.82%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (38.18%) ISEB
2 9 (16.36%) Security Cleared
3 8 (14.55%) SC Cleared
3 8 (14.55%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (30.91%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (16.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (10.91%) Oracle
2 5 (9.09%) HP
3 3 (5.45%) SAP
3 3 (5.45%) Siebel
4 1 (1.82%) CA
4 1 (1.82%) IBM
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