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 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Data Analyst
Rank 621 577 586
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Test Data Analyst 22 33 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.061% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.064% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 17 15
Median daily rate £336 £290 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% -4.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £258 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £395 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £290 £270
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
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
50823 51340 50433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.71% 94.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 33235 31856 31169
Median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1467 2031 2115
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 31 May 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 18 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 31 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 -6 21 £338 +3.84% 2
London +9 10 £425 - 1
East Midlands - 5 £300 -
Leicester - 5 £300 -
Leicestershire - 5 £300 -
City of London - 4 £425 -
West Midlands -19 2 £344 -
Yorkshire - 2 £335 -
Leeds - 2 £335 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £335 -
South East -22 1 £300 -14.28%
Edinburgh -25 1 £280 -3.44%
Scotland -26 1 £280 -3.44%
Essex - 1 £250 -
East of England - 1 £250 - 1
Birmingham - 1 £350 -
Staffordshire - 1 £338 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £338 -

Test Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 27 (56.25%) Migration
2 22 (45.83%) SQL
3 21 (43.75%) ETL
4 17 (35.42%) Data Migration
5 16 (33.33%) Test Scripting
6 15 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (22.92%) Finance
7 11 (22.92%) ISEB
8 10 (20.83%) Data Centre
9 8 (16.67%) Oracle
10 7 (14.58%) Banking
10 7 (14.58%) Non-Functional Testing
11 6 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
11 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (12.50%) ISTQB
11 6 (12.50%) Functional Testing
11 6 (12.50%) Test Planning
12 5 (10.42%) SDLC
12 5 (10.42%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 5 (10.42%) Validation
12 5 (10.42%) LAN
12 5 (10.42%) WAN
12 5 (10.42%) SAN
12 5 (10.42%) Software Testing
12 5 (10.42%) Oracle BI EE
12 5 (10.42%) Oracle EBS R12
13 4 (8.33%) Test Strategy
13 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
13 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
13 4 (8.33%) Defect Management

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 (2.08%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
2 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.08%) Markit EDM
2 1 (2.08%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) LAN
1 5 (10.42%) SAN
1 5 (10.42%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (10.42%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.08%) Big Data
5 1 (2.08%) MS Access
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.08%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) HP UFT
2 2 (4.17%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.08%) FitNesse
3 1 (2.08%) Rational Functional Tester
3 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.08%) Toad
General
1 11 (22.92%) Finance
2 7 (14.58%) Banking
3 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.25%) Retail
5 2 (4.17%) Legal
6 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.08%) Data Conversion
3 1 (2.08%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.08%) Derivative
3 1 (2.08%) Equities
3 1 (2.08%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.08%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.08%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Windows
2 2 (4.17%) Linux
2 2 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (4.17%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (56.25%) Migration
2 21 (43.75%) ETL
3 17 (35.42%) Data Migration
4 16 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 7 (14.58%) Non-Functional Testing
6 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (12.50%) Functional Testing
6 6 (12.50%) Test Planning
7 5 (10.42%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 5 (10.42%) SDLC
7 5 (10.42%) Software Testing
7 5 (10.42%) Validation
8 4 (8.33%) Defect Management
8 4 (8.33%) Test Strategy
9 3 (6.25%) ERP
9 3 (6.25%) ITIL
9 3 (6.25%) Service Management
9 3 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2
10 2 (4.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 22 (45.83%) SQL
2 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.08%) VB
2 1 (2.08%) VBA
2 1 (2.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (22.92%) ISEB
2 6 (12.50%) ISTQB
3 3 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.17%) vSphere
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 6 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) Oracle
2 3 (6.25%) Cognos
3 2 (4.17%) CA
3 2 (4.17%) Cisco
3 2 (4.17%) Citrix
3 2 (4.17%) HP
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.17%) PlateSpin
3 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.17%) VMware
4 1 (2.08%) SAP
4 1 (2.08%) Teradata
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