The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Technical Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Test Analyst
Rank 630 620 614
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Test Analyst 11 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.033% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.035% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 6
Median daily rate £400 £325 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £415 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +4.00%
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
50897 51337 49774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.72% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 33216 31650 30786
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1482 2063 2112
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.72 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.65% -1.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Technical Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Technical Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Technical Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

Technical Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Technical Test Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Test Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Technical Test Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Technical Test Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Technical Test Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Technical Test Analyst
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Test Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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
England -22 11 £400 +23.07% 5
South East -6 4 £345 -13.75% 2
London -5 3 £450 +20.80% 2
Banbury - 2 £345 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £345 -
West Midlands -9 1 £290 -
North West -12 1 £500 +68.06%
Warrington - 1 £500 -
Derby - 1 £400 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £345 -
Warwickshire - 1 £290 -
East Midlands - 1 £400 -
North East - 1 £345 -
Derbyshire - 1 £400 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £345 -
Cheshire - 1 £500 -

Technical Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, Technical 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 Technical Test Analyst in the job title.

1 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (46.67%) Test Scripting
3 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 9 (30.00%) Finance
4 9 (30.00%) Java
5 8 (26.67%) ISTQB
6 7 (23.33%) Ruby
6 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
6 7 (23.33%) HP Quality Center
6 7 (23.33%) SQL
6 7 (23.33%) MS Office
6 7 (23.33%) HP
6 7 (23.33%) Gherkin
7 6 (20.00%) Cucumber
7 6 (20.00%) HP UFT
7 6 (20.00%) Oracle
7 6 (20.00%) Unix
7 6 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (16.67%) Selenium
8 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 5 (16.67%) SoapUI
8 5 (16.67%) Capybara
9 4 (13.33%) Office 365
9 4 (13.33%) Functional Testing
9 4 (13.33%) Test Planning
9 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
9 4 (13.33%) ITIL
9 4 (13.33%) Windows
9 4 (13.33%) Web Services

Technical 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 3 (10.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) IP Telephony
1 2 (6.67%) LAN
1 2 (6.67%) WAN
2 1 (3.33%) HTTP
2 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (20.00%) HP UFT
2 5 (16.67%) Capybara
2 5 (16.67%) Selenium
2 5 (16.67%) SoapUI
3 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (10.00%) JIRA
3 3 (10.00%) Subversion
4 2 (6.67%) FitNesse
4 2 (6.67%) Geb
4 2 (6.67%) Gradle
4 2 (6.67%) JUnit
4 2 (6.67%) LoadRunner
4 2 (6.67%) Maven
4 2 (6.67%) Spock
5 1 (3.33%) TestDirector
5 1 (3.33%) Zephyr
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Billing
3 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) Gherkin
2 4 (13.33%) Web Services
2 4 (13.33%) XML
3 2 (6.67%) HTML
3 2 (6.67%) jQuery
4 1 (3.33%) .NET
4 1 (3.33%) DHTML
4 1 (3.33%) DOM
4 1 (3.33%) SOAP
4 1 (3.33%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Derivative
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.67%) SCADA
3 1 (3.33%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Unix
2 4 (13.33%) Windows
3 3 (10.00%) Linux
3 3 (10.00%) VMS
3 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (46.67%) Test Scripting
3 6 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (13.33%) Functional Testing
5 4 (13.33%) ITIL
5 4 (13.33%) Manual Testing
5 4 (13.33%) Test Automation
5 4 (13.33%) Test Management
5 4 (13.33%) Test Planning
5 4 (13.33%) Time Management
6 3 (10.00%) BDD
6 3 (10.00%) Integration Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Quantitative Analysis
6 3 (10.00%) Scrum
6 3 (10.00%) Software Testing
6 3 (10.00%) TDD
6 3 (10.00%) Validation
7 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) Java
2 7 (23.33%) Ruby
2 7 (23.33%) SQL
3 2 (6.67%) C
3 2 (6.67%) Groovy
3 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
3 2 (6.67%) VB
4 1 (3.33%) C#
4 1 (3.33%) C++
4 1 (3.33%) Perl
4 1 (3.33%) Python
4 1 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 8 (26.67%) ISTQB
3 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
4 3 (10.00%) ISEB
4 3 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (6.67%) Degree
6 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (3.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) HP
2 6 (20.00%) Oracle
3 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.67%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.33%) IBM
5 1 (3.33%) SAP
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