The median contractor rate for a Test Analyst was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Bracknell during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst
Berkshire / Bracknell
Rank 33 - 27
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 2 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 0.75% - 2.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% - 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Median daily rate - - £260
UK excluding London median daily rate £314 £300 £300
% change year-on-year +4.66% -  
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 Bracknell. 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
Bracknell
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 247 250 269
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 93.21% 91.58% 90.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 137 132
Median daily rate £410 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.14% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £253 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 13 32
Median hourly rate £12.00 £20.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +21.21%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £48.00 £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 Bracknell

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Bracknell

Test Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Test Analyst in Bracknell

Test Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Test Analyst in Bracknell

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 26 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 Bracknell region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (40.00%) REST
1 2 (40.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (40.00%) Sitecore
1 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (40.00%) BDD
1 2 (40.00%) Splunk
1 2 (40.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (40.00%) Gradle
1 2 (40.00%) eggPlant
1 2 (40.00%) Software Delivery
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Ivy
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) Ant
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) OOP
1 2 (40.00%) OO
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
1 2 (40.00%) JMeter
1 2 (40.00%) CMS
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
1 2 (40.00%) Content Management

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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 (40.00%) CMS
1 2 (40.00%) Sitecore CMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Ant
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Ivy
1 2 (40.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (40.00%) eggPlant
1 2 (40.00%) Gradle
1 2 (40.00%) JMeter
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
1 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) JSON
1 2 (40.00%) REST
1 2 (40.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (40.00%) BDD
1 2 (40.00%) Content Management
1 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (40.00%) OO
1 2 (40.00%) OOP
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Software Delivery
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
1 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) eTOM
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) Groovy
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Sitecore
1 2 (40.00%) Splunk