The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Surrey region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 68 51 58
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 30 45 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.26% 3.33% 3.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.36% 3.51% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 21 33
Median daily rate £400 £350 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £290 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £430 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.43 £33.50 £72.03
% change year-on-year
-59.92% -53.48%
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
1272 1283 1391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 95.93% 94.97% 95.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 821 682 788
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 69 80
Median hourly rate £22.50 £18.90 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -25.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £12.04 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £49.81 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leatherhead -17 14 £400 - 2
Woking -2 2 £300 +13.20%
Epsom - 2 - -
Reigate 0 1 £320 +6.66% 1
Guildford -1 1 £375 +34.52%
Redhill - 1 - -
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 Surrey region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 28 (50.91%) Security Cleared
1 28 (50.91%) SoapUI
2 27 (49.09%) XML
3 26 (47.27%) SOAP
4 24 (43.64%) SQL
4 24 (43.64%) SC Cleared
5 22 (40.00%) Use Case
6 20 (36.36%) Java
7 19 (34.55%) Unix
7 19 (34.55%) HP
8 18 (32.73%) XML Messaging
9 17 (30.91%) Test Scripting
9 17 (30.91%) HP Quality Center
10 15 (27.27%) Test Management
10 15 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (27.27%) Finance
11 14 (25.45%) Web Services
11 14 (25.45%) ISTQB
12 12 (21.82%) QA
12 12 (21.82%) Oracle
13 11 (20.00%) Linux
13 11 (20.00%) Telecoms
14 10 (18.18%) Scrum
14 10 (18.18%) PL/SQL
15 9 (16.36%) Regression Testing
15 9 (16.36%) Selenium
15 9 (16.36%) Defect Management
15 9 (16.36%) Functional Testing
15 9 (16.36%) Test Planning
16 8 (14.55%) TDD

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.82%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 28 (50.91%) SoapUI
2 9 (16.36%) Selenium
3 4 (7.27%) HP UFT
4 3 (5.45%) JIRA
4 3 (5.45%) JMeter
4 3 (5.45%) LoadRunner
4 3 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (5.45%) WebLOAD
5 2 (3.64%) Appium
5 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.64%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.82%) Introscope
6 1 (1.82%) NuGet
6 1 (1.82%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.82%) TestNG
6 1 (1.82%) Zephyr
General
1 15 (27.27%) Finance
2 11 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.64%) Back Office
3 2 (3.64%) Electronics
3 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.64%) Marketing
4 1 (1.82%) Automotive
4 1 (1.82%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (49.09%) XML
2 26 (47.27%) SOAP
3 18 (32.73%) XML Messaging
4 14 (25.45%) Web Services
5 1 (1.82%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.45%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.64%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.64%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.82%) PKI
4 1 (1.82%) Smart Energy
4 1 (1.82%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.82%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 19 (34.55%) Unix
2 11 (20.00%) Linux
3 3 (5.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.00%) Use Case
2 17 (30.91%) Test Scripting
3 15 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (27.27%) Test Management
4 10 (18.18%) Scrum
5 9 (16.36%) Defect Management
5 9 (16.36%) Functional Testing
5 9 (16.36%) Regression Testing
5 9 (16.36%) Test Planning
6 8 (14.55%) TDD
6 8 (14.55%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (10.91%) Multithreading
7 6 (10.91%) Non-Functional Testing
7 6 (10.91%) Performance Testing
7 6 (10.91%) Test Automation
8 5 (9.09%) Security Testing
9 4 (7.27%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (7.27%) SDLC
10 3 (5.45%) BDD
10 3 (5.45%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (43.64%) SQL
2 20 (36.36%) Java
3 10 (18.18%) PL/SQL
4 6 (10.91%) C#
5 4 (7.27%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.45%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.64%) C
7 2 (3.64%) Groovy
7 2 (3.64%) Perl
7 2 (3.64%) VB
7 2 (3.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (50.91%) Security Cleared
2 24 (43.64%) SC Cleared
3 14 (25.45%) ISTQB
4 7 (12.73%) ISEB
5 5 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.82%) Degree
6 1 (1.82%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 17 (30.91%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.82%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 19 (34.55%) HP
2 12 (21.82%) Oracle
3 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.45%) SAP
5 1 (1.82%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.82%) CA
5 1 (1.82%) Dynatrace
5 1 (1.82%) VMware
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