Period
to 23 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Test Analyst was £263 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bradford during the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

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.

Test Analyst
West Yorkshire > Bradford
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 28 19
Rank change year-on-year 0 -9 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 2 5 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 0.89% 2.17% 9.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 2.28% 10.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 27
Bradford median daily rate £263 £288 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.70% -12.88% +4.76%
10th Percentile £244 £264 £246
90th Percentile £281 £321 £375
West Yorkshire median daily rate £275 £275 £300
% change year-on-year - -8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bradford median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £24.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Bradford
Contract vacancies in Bradford with a recognized job title 217 219 418
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.44% 95.22% 95.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 121 237
Bradford median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £247 £233 £248
90th Percentile £532 £475 £525
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 38
Bradford median hourly rate £12.00 £15.19 £14.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.99% +3.47% +12.90%
10th Percentile £10.50 £8.73 £8.50
90th Percentile £20.02 £21.41 £21.48
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.58 £12.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year +16.60% -15.25% +19.19%

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

Job postings that featured Test Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bradford.

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Bradford

Test Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Test Analyst in Bradford

Test Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Test Analyst in Bradford

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 7 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, Test Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bradford region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Web Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) SDET

Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) SDET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#