The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Mobile Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Test Analyst
Rank 629 634 582
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -52
Contract jobs requiring a Mobile Test Analyst 14 12 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.021% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.022% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 16
Median daily rate £325 £325 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £223 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £352 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £324 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-0.38% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51263 53972 50323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.78% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 33277 34146 30521
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1541 2015 2042
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.85 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

Mobile Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Mobile Test Analyst in the job title.

Mobile Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Mobile Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Mobile Test Analyst within the UK.

Mobile Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Mobile Test Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile Test Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Mobile Test Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Mobile Test Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Test Analyst within the UK.

Mobile Test Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Mobile Test Analyst
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Test Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 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
England -13 13 £325 - 3
London +4 5 £350 +40.00% 2
South East -5 3 £340 +0.74%
North West -6 3 £325 +4.00% 1
Manchester - 3 £325 - 1
Hampshire 0 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £290 -
Surrey - 1 £390 -
Yorkshire - 1 £263 -
South West - 1 £323 -
City of London - 1 £415 -
Winchester - 1 - -
Banbury - 1 £290 -
Leeds - 1 £263 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £263 -
Edinburgh - 1 £310 -
Scotland - 1 £310 -

Mobile Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, Mobile 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 featuring Mobile Test Analyst in the job title.

1 16 (61.54%) Mobile App
2 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (34.62%) QA
4 8 (30.77%) Regression Testing
5 7 (26.92%) ISTQB
6 6 (23.08%) Finance
6 6 (23.08%) Exploratory Testing
6 6 (23.08%) Test Scripting
6 6 (23.08%) Android
7 5 (19.23%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (19.23%) User Experience
7 5 (19.23%) Defect Management
7 5 (19.23%) Software Testing
7 5 (19.23%) ISEB
7 5 (19.23%) SQL
8 4 (15.38%) Java
8 4 (15.38%) Ruby
8 4 (15.38%) Scrum
8 4 (15.38%) Banking
8 4 (15.38%) API Testing
8 4 (15.38%) Apple iOS
9 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
9 3 (11.54%) Agile Testing
9 3 (11.54%) Functional Testing
9 3 (11.54%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (11.54%) Manual Testing
9 3 (11.54%) Gatling
9 3 (11.54%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (11.54%) Automated Testing
9 3 (11.54%) JavaScript

Mobile Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 1 (3.85%) Confluence
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
1 1 (3.85%) HTTPS
1 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) MySQL
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Gatling
2 2 (7.69%) Cucumber
2 2 (7.69%) JIRA
2 2 (7.69%) YouTrack
3 1 (3.85%) HP UFT
3 1 (3.85%) QARun
3 1 (3.85%) Selenium
3 1 (3.85%) TestDirector
3 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.85%) WinRunner
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Games
3 2 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) Online Betting
4 1 (3.85%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) CSS
2 2 (7.69%) RESTful
3 1 (3.85%) Gherkin
3 1 (3.85%) HTML
3 1 (3.85%) REST
3 1 (3.85%) SOAP
3 1 (3.85%) Web Services
3 1 (3.85%) XML
3 1 (3.85%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 16 (61.54%) Mobile App
2 5 (19.23%) User Experience
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) Apple TV
4 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.85%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Android
2 4 (15.38%) Apple iOS
3 2 (7.69%) Unix
3 2 (7.69%) Windows
4 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) Regression Testing
3 6 (23.08%) Exploratory Testing
3 6 (23.08%) Test Scripting
4 5 (19.23%) Defect Management
4 5 (19.23%) Software Testing
4 5 (19.23%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (15.38%) API Testing
5 4 (15.38%) Scrum
6 3 (11.54%) Agile Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Automated Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Functional Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Manual Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
7 2 (7.69%) Integration Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Security Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
7 2 (7.69%) Validation
7 2 (7.69%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) Java
2 4 (15.38%) Ruby
3 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) ISTQB
2 5 (19.23%) ISEB
3 2 (7.69%) Degree
4 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (34.62%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) HP
2 2 (7.69%) Apple
3 1 (3.85%) Kony
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle