The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Test Data Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Data Analyst
UK
Rank 583 598 606
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Test Data Analyst 13 26 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.051% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.054% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 9
Median daily rate £331 £343 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.28% +14.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £272 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £400 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £240 £285 £283
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +0.88%
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
42939 48598 48934
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.70% 94.99% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28014 31275 30245
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 1573 1632 1895
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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%

Test Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Test Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Test Data Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

Test Data Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Test Data Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Data Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Test Data Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Test Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Test Data Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Test Data Analyst
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Data Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 21 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 +24 12 £331 +4.33% 3
London +7 6 £400 +2.56% 2
East Midlands - 3 £240 -
North West +23 2 - -
Nottingham - 2 £240 -
Crewe - 2 - -
City of London - 2 £431 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 2 £240 -
Cheshire - 2 - -
Scotland +18 1 - - 1
South East - 1 £400 -
Berkshire - 1 £400 -
Glasgow - 1 - - 1

Test Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, Test Data 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 Test Data Analyst in the job title.

1 24 (82.76%) SQL
2 17 (58.62%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (44.83%) Migration
3 13 (44.83%) Data Migration
4 12 (41.38%) ETL
5 8 (27.59%) Test Scripting
5 8 (27.59%) Manual Testing
6 7 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (20.69%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (20.69%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (17.24%) Unix
8 5 (17.24%) Finance
8 5 (17.24%) Functional Testing
8 5 (17.24%) Big Data
9 4 (13.79%) Defect Management
9 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
9 4 (13.79%) SAS
9 4 (13.79%) Oracle
9 4 (13.79%) QA
9 4 (13.79%) Data Analysis
10 3 (10.34%) Software Testing
10 3 (10.34%) ISEB
10 3 (10.34%) Validation
10 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
10 3 (10.34%) Non-Functional Testing
10 3 (10.34%) SDLC
11 2 (6.90%) Data Analytics
11 2 (6.90%) Analytics
11 2 (6.90%) Cybersecurity

Test Data 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 4 (13.79%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (58.62%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (17.24%) Big Data
3 2 (6.90%) DataStage
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.90%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.45%) DB2
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.45%) Pentaho
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) HP UFT
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
1 1 (3.45%) MSTest
1 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Legal
2 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Smarty
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.45%) Credit Risk
1 1 (3.45%) Reinsurance
1 1 (3.45%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Data Migration
1 13 (44.83%) Migration
2 12 (41.38%) ETL
3 8 (27.59%) Manual Testing
3 8 (27.59%) Test Scripting
4 7 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (20.69%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (17.24%) Functional Testing
7 4 (13.79%) Data Analysis
7 4 (13.79%) Defect Management
8 3 (10.34%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (10.34%) SDLC
8 3 (10.34%) Software Testing
8 3 (10.34%) Validation
9 2 (6.90%) Analytics
9 2 (6.90%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (6.90%) Data Analytics
9 2 (6.90%) Test Strategy
9 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 24 (82.76%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) C++
2 1 (3.45%) Java
2 1 (3.45%) Python
2 1 (3.45%) R
2 1 (3.45%) VB
2 1 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) ISEB
2 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) Teradata
3 1 (3.45%) Ab Initio
3 1 (3.45%) HP
3 1 (3.45%) Informatica
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
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