The median contractor rate for a Test Analyst was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Andover during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst
Hampshire / Andover
Rank 17 11 -
Rank change year-on-year -6 -  
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 5.71% 11.54% -
As % of the Job Titles category 6.45% 12.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £400 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year +4.16% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £22.96 £30.00
% change year-on-year -8.54% -23.45%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Andover. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Andover
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 31 25 19
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Andover 88.57% 96.15% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 17 16
Median daily rate £425 £375 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +50.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £313 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £525 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Andover

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Andover that featured Test Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Andover

Test Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Andover

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Test Analyst in Andover

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Andover region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) F#
2 4 (80.00%) SpecFlow
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 3 (60.00%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Defect Tracking
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) User Stories
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (20.00%) ETL
5 1 (20.00%) Toad
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (20.00%) HP UFT

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Andover 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:

Business Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) PuTTY
1 1 (20.00%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
1 4 (80.00%) SpecFlow
2 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
4 1 (20.00%) Toad
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
1 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Defect Tracking
2 3 (60.00%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (40.00%) User Stories
4 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (20.00%) ETL
4 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) F#
2 4 (80.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle