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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Test Analyst
UK
Rank 571 611 598
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Test Analyst 23 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.035% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.036% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 7
Median daily rate £388 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £328 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £440 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £357 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-10.75% +23.07%
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
42966 49399 48939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.99% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28025 31812 30247
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1562 1656 1895
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 22 February 2017.

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 9 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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +49 21 £345 -13.87% 2
London +30 10 £444 +14.51% 1
East Midlands +10 9 - -
Northamptonshire - 9 - -
South East +22 2 £282 -27.22%
Hampshire +11 1 £314 -4.84%
Basingstoke - 1 £314 -
Wokingham - 1 £250 -
Berkshire - 1 £250 -

Technical Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 22 (68.75%) Cucumber
2 21 (65.63%) Selenium
3 19 (59.38%) Java
4 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (43.75%) BDD
5 13 (40.63%) SQL
6 12 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (34.38%) Test Scripting
8 10 (31.25%) Mentoring
9 9 (28.13%) Banking
9 9 (28.13%) Retail
9 9 (28.13%) Scrum
9 9 (28.13%) E-Commerce
10 8 (25.00%) QA
11 7 (21.88%) VBA
11 7 (21.88%) .NET
11 7 (21.88%) Finance
12 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (12.50%) Test Strategy
13 4 (12.50%) Jenkins
14 3 (9.38%) Bash Shell
14 3 (9.38%) Manual Testing
14 3 (9.38%) System Testing
14 3 (9.38%) HP UFT
15 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
15 2 (6.25%) Performance Testing
15 2 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
15 2 (6.25%) Teradata
15 2 (6.25%) LoadRunner
15 2 (6.25%) 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Mingle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (68.75%) Cucumber
2 21 (65.63%) Selenium
3 4 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 3 (9.38%) HP UFT
5 2 (6.25%) LoadRunner
6 1 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (3.13%) FitNesse
6 1 (3.13%) JIRA
6 1 (3.13%) SilkTest
6 1 (3.13%) SpecFlow
6 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.13%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (28.13%) Banking
1 9 (28.13%) Retail
2 7 (21.88%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) .NET
2 2 (6.25%) Web Services
3 1 (3.13%) Gherkin
3 1 (3.13%) Middleware
3 1 (3.13%) REST
3 1 (3.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
1 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Unix
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (43.75%) BDD
2 12 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (34.38%) Test Scripting
4 10 (31.25%) Mentoring
5 9 (28.13%) E-Commerce
5 9 (28.13%) Scrum
6 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (12.50%) Test Strategy
8 3 (9.38%) Manual Testing
8 3 (9.38%) System Testing
9 2 (6.25%) Defect Management
9 2 (6.25%) Performance Testing
9 2 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (6.25%) Virtual Environments
10 1 (3.13%) Software Testing
10 1 (3.13%) TDD
10 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
10 1 (3.13%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (59.38%) Java
2 13 (40.63%) SQL
3 7 (21.88%) VBA
4 3 (9.38%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.13%) C#
5 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Teradata
2 1 (3.13%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) VMware