The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Winchester region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 June 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
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 30 20 14
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 2 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 1.17% 4.03% 5.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 4.11% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
Median daily rate £350 £313 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +4.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.61% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.68 £33.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-55.53% -5.03%
Test Analyst
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Winchester 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
Winchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
168 146 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 98.25% 97.99% 93.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 105 42
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £471 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 22 15
Median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £8.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +297.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £8.68 £8.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

Test Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Test Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 Winchester region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (44.44%) SQL
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) Service Management
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (33.33%) High Availability
3 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Smart Meter
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 2 (22.22%) Selenium
3 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) JMeter
3 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 2 (22.22%) MS Office
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Unix

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester 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 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) JMeter
1 2 (22.22%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) High Availability
1 3 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
1 3 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
2 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
2 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Defect Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Test Management
3 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Use Case
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat