The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Warwickshire region that had 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
Test Analyst
Rank 28 32 36
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 13 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 3.22% 1.45% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.38% 1.52% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 1
Median daily rate £295 £293 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.85% +6.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £306 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +2.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.18 £33.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-57.04% -5.03%
Test Analyst
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Warwickshire region. 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
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
385 330 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 95.30% 95.65% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 169 122
Median daily rate £375 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 38 32
Median hourly rate £21.50 £24.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.41% +77.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £37.74 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Warwickshire region that featured Test Analyst in the job title.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Test Analyst across the Warwickshire region.

Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Test Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

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

Test Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

Test Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Test Analyst across the Warwickshire region.

Test Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Test Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Warwickshire region 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
Warwick -6 4 £300 +0.84% 3
Leamington Spa -2 2 £188 -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 - -
Test Analyst
West Midlands

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 across the Warwickshire region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (30.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (20.00%) System Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (15.00%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Manual Testing
4 3 (15.00%) JIRA
4 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle
4 3 (15.00%) CRM
5 2 (10.00%) HTTP
5 2 (10.00%) Unix
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (10.00%) HTML
5 2 (10.00%) Java
5 2 (10.00%) ISEB
5 2 (10.00%) LoadRunner
5 2 (10.00%) Finance
5 2 (10.00%) Automotive
5 2 (10.00%) Change Management
5 2 (10.00%) ISTQB
5 2 (10.00%) Selenium
5 2 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) JIRA Agile
5 2 (10.00%) Automation Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Test Planning
5 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (10.00%) Web Testing

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (5.00%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SAP BI
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) JIRA
2 2 (10.00%) JIRA Agile
2 2 (10.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (10.00%) Selenium
3 1 (5.00%) Appium
3 1 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.00%) Maven
3 1 (5.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (5.00%) Subversion
3 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (10.00%) Automotive
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Unix
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (20.00%) System Testing
3 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (15.00%) CRM
4 3 (15.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Manual Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (15.00%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Automation Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Change Management
5 2 (10.00%) Functional Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Test Planning
5 2 (10.00%) Web Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Open Source
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Time Management
6 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) C
3 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.00%) VB
3 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) ISEB
1 2 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) JDA
2 1 (5.00%) RedPrairie
2 1 (5.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) webMethods