Period
to 20 October 2017

The median contractor rate for a Lead Test Analyst was £438 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 20 October 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.

Lead Test Analyst
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 242 237 274
Rank change year-on-year -5 +37 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Test Analyst 2 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.029% 0.030% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.031% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 7
City of London median daily rate £438 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% -11.11% +9.09%
10th Percentile £384 £375 £384
90th Percentile £481 £425 £488
Central London median daily rate £400 £400 £450
% change year-on-year - -11.11% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 6488 6355 9476
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.65% 95.52% 95.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 5096 5055 7416
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.69%
10th Percentile £313 £308 £268
90th Percentile £675 £654 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +8.11% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 77 146
City of London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.86% -2.78% +2.86%
10th Percentile £11.70 £11.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £30.75 £44.05 £34.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.40 £17.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year +6.64% -4.17% +5.88%

Lead Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Test Analyst in the City of London

Lead Test Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lead Test Analyst in the City of London

Lead Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 6 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 October 2017, Lead 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 City of London region featuring Lead Test Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Northgate
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing

Lead Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Northgate