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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Data Analyst
Rank 639 624 622
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Test Data Analyst 14 39 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.067% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.071% 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 30 3
Median daily rate £400 £295 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.59% -15.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £243 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £284 £246
% change year-on-year
+14.53% +15.54%
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
50498 55077 54105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.96% 93.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 33021 35180 33066
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1705 2088 2149
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

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 29 September 2016.

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 29 September 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 -10 13 £400 +33.33% 4
London -13 8 £413 +15.78%
South East +17 2 £325 -8.77%
Berkshire - 2 £325 -
Scotland +12 1 £400 +37.93% 1
Edinburgh +11 1 £400 +37.93%
Yorkshire +10 1 £280 -6.66% 2
North West +4 1 £400 +41.59% 1
Lancashire - 1 £400 - 1
Blackpool - 1 £400 -
Luton - 1 £263 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £263 -
East of England - 1 £263 -

Test Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 20 (64.52%) SQL
2 16 (51.61%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (45.16%) ETL
4 10 (32.26%) Finance
5 9 (29.03%) Test Scripting
6 8 (25.81%) Oracle
7 7 (22.58%) Migration
8 6 (19.35%) Banking
9 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (12.90%) Data Migration
9 4 (12.90%) QA
10 3 (9.68%) Manual Testing
10 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
10 3 (9.68%) Test Automation
10 3 (9.68%) Defect Management
10 3 (9.68%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (9.68%) Functional Testing
10 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
10 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis
10 3 (9.68%) Validation
10 3 (9.68%) ISEB
10 3 (9.68%) Java
11 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
11 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
11 2 (6.45%) Unix
11 2 (6.45%) HP
11 2 (6.45%) HP UFT
11 2 (6.45%) Internet
11 2 (6.45%) Software Testing
11 2 (6.45%) ISTQB

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 1 (3.23%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Markit EDM
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (51.61%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.23%) Big Data
4 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.23%) MS Access
4 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) HP UFT
1 2 (6.45%) Selenium
2 1 (3.23%) FitNesse
2 1 (3.23%) JIRA
2 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (32.26%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) General Ledger
3 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) Smarty
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Credit Risk
1 2 (6.45%) Data Extraction
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.23%) Derivative
2 1 (3.23%) Equities
2 1 (3.23%) Fixed Income
2 1 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (3.23%) Hedge funds
2 1 (3.23%) Reinsurance
2 1 (3.23%) Smart Meter
2 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Unix
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) ETL
2 9 (29.03%) Test Scripting
3 7 (22.58%) Migration
4 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.90%) Data Migration
5 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis
5 3 (9.68%) Defect Management
5 3 (9.68%) Functional Testing
5 3 (9.68%) Manual Testing
5 3 (9.68%) Test Automation
5 3 (9.68%) Validation
6 2 (6.45%) Analytics
6 2 (6.45%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (6.45%) Data Analytics
6 2 (6.45%) Data Validation
6 2 (6.45%) SDLC
6 2 (6.45%) Security Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Software Testing
6 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) Java
3 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.23%) Python
4 1 (3.23%) VB
4 1 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) ISEB
1 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.23%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.23%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Oracle
2 2 (6.45%) HP
3 1 (3.23%) Alteryx
3 1 (3.23%) Cognos
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) Tableau
East Midlands
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago