The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire 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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 41 50 85
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +35
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 131 79 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.17% 3.30% 1.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.44% 3.54% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 62 25
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£300 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £201 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £335 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £315
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.56 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-20.77% +19.07%
Test Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2950 2233 2120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.80% 93.16% 94.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1995 1344 1140
Average daily rate £360 £331 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.67% +3.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 124 140
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.25 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.77% -33.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Test Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Test Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Test Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Test Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Test Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
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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
West Yorkshire +7 104 £288 -4.16% 13
South Yorkshire -10 13 £330 +25.71% 4
North Yorkshire -7 5 £295 -1.66% 2
Test Analyst
England

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 96 (49.48%) SQL
2 79 (40.72%) Test Scripting
3 72 (37.11%) SQL Server
4 61 (31.44%) Agile Software Development
5 59 (30.41%) Finance
6 56 (28.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 54 (27.84%) T-SQL
8 52 (26.80%) Microsoft
9 49 (25.26%) User Acceptance Testing
10 41 (21.13%) Manual Testing
11 36 (18.56%) E-Commerce
11 36 (18.56%) Regression Testing
12 35 (18.04%) Selenium
13 34 (17.53%) C#
13 34 (17.53%) .NET
14 33 (17.01%) XML
15 32 (16.49%) Visual Studio
16 31 (15.98%) Business Intelligence
16 31 (15.98%) Data Warehouse
16 31 (15.98%) QA
17 30 (15.46%) ISEB
18 28 (14.43%) Team Foundation Server
19 27 (13.92%) System Testing
20 26 (13.40%) ASP.NET
20 26 (13.40%) JavaScript
21 25 (12.89%) Unit Testing
21 25 (12.89%) Test Management
22 24 (12.37%) Web Services
23 23 (11.86%) SOA
24 22 (11.34%) Integration Testing

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.55%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.52%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.52%) SAS
2 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.52%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (3.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.03%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.52%) FTP
1 1 (0.52%) Internet
1 1 (0.52%) Wireless
1 1 (0.52%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (37.11%) SQL Server
2 56 (28.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 31 (15.98%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (7.73%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (7.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (5.15%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (4.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (2.58%) MongoDB
8 5 (2.58%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.55%) MySQL
10 2 (1.03%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.52%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.52%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 1 (0.52%) IDMS
11 1 (0.52%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 35 (18.04%) Selenium
2 32 (16.49%) Visual Studio
3 28 (14.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (7.73%) JMeter
5 12 (6.19%) Cucumber
6 10 (5.15%) WebDriver
6 10 (5.15%) HP UFT
7 8 (4.12%) eggPlant
8 7 (3.61%) Appium
8 7 (3.61%) SpecFlow
8 7 (3.61%) JIRA
9 5 (2.58%) SoapUI
10 4 (2.06%) Jenkins
11 3 (1.55%) NUnit
11 3 (1.55%) ERwin
12 2 (1.03%) MSTest
13 1 (0.52%) Axure RP
13 1 (0.52%) GitLab
13 1 (0.52%) JUnit
13 1 (0.52%) Maven
General
1 59 (30.41%) Finance
2 16 (8.25%) Banking
3 12 (6.19%) Retail
4 8 (4.12%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.09%) Back Office
6 2 (1.03%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.52%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (17.53%) .NET
2 33 (17.01%) XML
3 26 (13.40%) ASP.NET
4 24 (12.37%) Web Services
5 21 (10.82%) CSS
6 9 (4.64%) Gherkin
7 4 (2.06%) RESTful
8 3 (1.55%) SOAP
9 2 (1.03%) HTML
10 1 (0.52%) REST
10 1 (0.52%) XSD
10 1 (0.52%) LAMP
10 1 (0.52%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.73%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.09%) IVR
3 3 (1.55%) Client/Server
3 3 (1.55%) Mobile App
3 3 (1.55%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.03%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.03%) iSeries
4 2 (1.03%) EPoS
4 2 (1.03%) Smartcard
5 1 (0.52%) AS400
5 1 (0.52%) NHS
5 1 (0.52%) Online Banking
5 1 (0.52%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.52%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.52%) Life Science
5 1 (0.52%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.52%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.52%) FMCG
5 1 (0.52%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.67%) Windows
2 3 (1.55%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.03%) Linux
3 2 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.52%) Android
4 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.52%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (40.72%) Test Scripting
2 61 (31.44%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (25.26%) User Acceptance Testing
4 41 (21.13%) Manual Testing
5 36 (18.56%) E-Commerce
5 36 (18.56%) Regression Testing
6 31 (15.98%) Business Intelligence
7 27 (13.92%) System Testing
8 25 (12.89%) Unit Testing
8 25 (12.89%) Test Management
9 23 (11.86%) SOA
10 22 (11.34%) Integration Testing
11 21 (10.82%) Performance Testing
12 20 (10.31%) Web Testing
13 19 (9.79%) Scrum
14 17 (8.76%) Software Testing
14 17 (8.76%) Waterfall
15 13 (6.70%) BDD
15 13 (6.70%) TDD
16 12 (6.19%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 96 (49.48%) SQL
2 54 (27.84%) T-SQL
3 34 (17.53%) C#
4 26 (13.40%) JavaScript
5 18 (9.28%) Java
6 4 (2.06%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.55%) C++
8 2 (1.03%) VBScript
8 2 (1.03%) Ruby
8 2 (1.03%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.52%) VB
9 1 (0.52%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 30 (15.46%) ISEB
2 19 (9.79%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (2.06%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 4 (2.06%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.03%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (15.98%) QA
2 1 (0.52%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (2.58%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (0.52%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.52%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (5.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.52%) Nessus
Vendors
1 52 (26.80%) Microsoft
2 16 (8.25%) VMware
3 8 (4.12%) Tableau
4 6 (3.09%) Oracle
5 5 (2.58%) Citrix
6 2 (1.03%) HP
6 2 (1.03%) Capita
7 1 (0.52%) Veeam
7 1 (0.52%) Splunk
7 1 (0.52%) Verint
7 1 (0.52%) IBM
7 1 (0.52%) Genesys
7 1 (0.52%) Informatica
7 1 (0.52%) Lotus
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