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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst
Hampshire / Winchester
Rank 19 22 19
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 6 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 5.36% 4.90% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.61% 4.96% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 1
Median daily rate £325 £348 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.47% +24.10%
UK excluding London median daily rate £306 £300 £298
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.85 £36.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-45.61% +21.66%

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
107 141 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 95.54% 98.60% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 118 54
Median daily rate £425 £350 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 18
Median hourly rate £17.38 £12.70 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.81% -12.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.68 £12.70 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.08 £43.60 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 7 (77.78%) Smart Meter
2 6 (66.67%) Integration Testing
3 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (55.56%) JIRA
3 5 (55.56%) QA
3 5 (55.56%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 3 (33.33%) SFIA
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 3 (33.33%) System Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Test Management
5 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 2 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
5 2 (22.22%) Selenium
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Requirements Management
5 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (22.22%) JBoss
5 2 (22.22%) Middleware
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) XML

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Confluence
1 2 (22.22%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) JIRA
2 2 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
2 2 (22.22%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Middleware
1 2 (22.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Smart Meter
2 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (22.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 5 (55.56%) System Integration Testing
2 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 3 (33.33%) SFIA
3 3 (33.33%) System Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Test Management
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Defect Management
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
4 2 (22.22%) Requirements Management
4 2 (22.22%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle