The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Winchester 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 28 May 2015 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 19 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 6 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 4.00% 5.41% 3.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.29% 5.80% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 2
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£313 £300 £354
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -15.19%
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £34.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.03% +39.00%
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
140 69 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 93.33% 93.24% 96.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 43 34
Average daily rate £368 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £185 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £448 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 15 12
Average hourly rate £35.00 £8.80 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+297.72% -48.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.68 £8.25 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.00 £33.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

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

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 3 (42.86%) System Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) Legal
3 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) UNIX
3 2 (28.57%) ERP
3 2 (28.57%) Korn
3 2 (28.57%) Middleware
3 2 (28.57%) SaaS
3 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) High Availability
4 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
4 1 (14.29%) Billing
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) Linux

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
1 2 (28.57%) Legal
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) System Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) High Availability
4 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 1 (14.29%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
1 2 (28.57%) C++
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
1 2 (28.57%) Korn
1 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) VMware