The median contractor rate for a Technical Test Analyst was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Test Analyst
UK / England
Rank 563 601 586
Rank change year-on-year +38 -15  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Test Analyst 20 16 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.048% 0.033% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.034% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 9
Median daily rate £325 £394 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.46% +21.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £328 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £439 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £388 £325
% change year-on-year -12.90% +19.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 39640 46520 45346
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.83% 95.21% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 25778 30491 27853
Median daily rate £431 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.29% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1372 1455 1828
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.06% +3.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.32 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Technical Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Test Analyst in England

Technical Test Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Test Analyst in England

Technical Test Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Test Analyst in England over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Test Analyst in England

Technical Test Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Test Analyst in England

Technical Test Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Test Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +34 9 £444 +14.51% 1
East Midlands +1 6 - -
South East +29 5 £314 -16.26%
Technical Test Analyst
UK

Technical Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Technical 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 England region featuring Technical Test Analyst in the job title.

1 21 (75.00%) Selenium
2 20 (71.43%) Cucumber
3 19 (67.86%) Java
4 13 (46.43%) SQL
4 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (46.43%) BDD
4 13 (46.43%) Test Scripting
5 11 (39.29%) E-Commerce
6 10 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (35.71%) Mentoring
7 9 (32.14%) Banking
7 9 (32.14%) Retail
7 9 (32.14%) Scrum
8 8 (28.57%) VBA
8 8 (28.57%) .NET
9 7 (25.00%) QA
10 6 (21.43%) Finance
11 5 (17.86%) Test Strategy
12 4 (14.29%) System Testing
13 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
13 3 (10.71%) C#
13 3 (10.71%) TDD
14 2 (7.14%) Subversion
14 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
14 2 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
14 2 (7.14%) ISEB
14 2 (7.14%) Unix
14 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
14 2 (7.14%) WebDriver
14 2 (7.14%) Functional Testing

Technical Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Mingle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (75.00%) Selenium
2 20 (71.43%) Cucumber
3 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
4 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 2 (7.14%) Protractor
4 2 (7.14%) Subversion
4 2 (7.14%) TeamCity
4 2 (7.14%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (3.57%) FitNesse
5 1 (3.57%) HP UFT
5 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.57%) JIRA
5 1 (3.57%) SilkTest
5 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
5 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (32.14%) Banking
1 9 (32.14%) Retail
2 6 (21.43%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) Gherkin
2 1 (3.57%) Middleware
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Unix
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (46.43%) BDD
1 13 (46.43%) Test Scripting
2 11 (39.29%) E-Commerce
3 10 (35.71%) Mentoring
3 10 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (32.14%) Scrum
5 5 (17.86%) Test Strategy
6 4 (14.29%) System Testing
7 3 (10.71%) TDD
8 2 (7.14%) API Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (7.14%) DevOps
8 2 (7.14%) Functional Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Performance Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
8 2 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (7.14%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) Java
2 13 (46.43%) SQL
3 8 (28.57%) VBA
4 3 (10.71%) C#
5 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) ISEB
2 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) CA Agile Central
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle
1 1 (3.57%) VMware
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