The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 26 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 10 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 3.57% 1.51% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.83% 1.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Average daily rate £288 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £34.06
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.90%
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
261 310 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 93.21% 93.37% 93.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 149 139
Average daily rate £375 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £138 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 72 26
Average hourly rate £20.00 £12.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -54.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £29.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Test Analyst in the job title across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick - 6 £279 -
Leamington Spa +3 2 £288 -
Test Analyst
West Midlands

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire region that cited Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Test Analyst in their job title.

1 6 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
3 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) Finance
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 3 (16.67%) Defect Management
5 2 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (11.11%) Issue Tracking
5 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
5 2 (11.11%) Retail
5 2 (11.11%) Subversion
5 2 (11.11%) Security Testing
5 2 (11.11%) JIRA
5 2 (11.11%) Manual Testing
5 2 (11.11%) System Testing
5 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 2 (11.11%) Information Assurance
5 2 (11.11%) MS Office
5 2 (11.11%) HTML
5 2 (11.11%) Java
5 2 (11.11%) SQL
5 2 (11.11%) VBScript
5 2 (11.11%) Windows
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
5 2 (11.11%) HTTP
5 2 (11.11%) HP
5 2 (11.11%) Automotive

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire region that cited Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) HP UFT
1 2 (11.11%) JIRA
1 2 (11.11%) LoadRunner
1 2 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Automotive
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) EPoS
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Defect Management
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.11%) Information Assurance
5 2 (11.11%) Issue Tracking
5 2 (11.11%) Manual Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Regression Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Security Testing
5 2 (11.11%) System Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Validation
6 1 (5.56%) CRM
6 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Security Architecture
6 1 (5.56%) Security Operations
6 1 (5.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) Java
1 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
1 2 (11.11%) VBScript
2 1 (5.56%) C
2 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
1 2 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (5.56%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) SAP