The median contractor rate for a Test Analyst was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies in Nottinghamshire 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
Test Analyst
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank 30 37 37
Rank change year-on-year +7 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 18 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 4.52% 2.68% 2.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.62% 2.79% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 4
Median daily rate £300 £299 £249
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.41% +20.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £274 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £329 £295
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 Nottinghamshire. 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
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 390 537 409
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 97.99% 96.06% 98.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 265 201
Median daily rate £365 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.59% +5.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 21 25
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.75% -1.61%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.04 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.80 £47.50 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Nottinghamshire

Test Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Test Analyst in Nottinghamshire

Test Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Test Analyst in Nottinghamshire

Test Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Test Analyst in Nottinghamshire

Test Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Nottinghamshire 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
Nottingham +12 18 £300 +0.41% 4
Test Analyst
East Midlands

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Nottinghamshire region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 14 (58.33%) SQL
2 7 (29.17%) Test Scripting
3 6 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 6 (25.00%) Migration
3 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 6 (25.00%) SDLC
4 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
4 5 (20.83%) SoapUI
4 5 (20.83%) Regression Testing
4 5 (20.83%) Oracle
4 5 (20.83%) SOAP
4 5 (20.83%) System Testing
4 5 (20.83%) QA
5 4 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 4 (16.67%) ISTQB
5 4 (16.67%) Web Services
5 4 (16.67%) Unix
5 4 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 4 (16.67%) Java
5 4 (16.67%) Integration Testing
5 4 (16.67%) Test Strategy
6 3 (12.50%) Functional Testing
6 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (12.50%) .NET
6 3 (12.50%) ISEB
6 3 (12.50%) Selenium
7 2 (8.33%) Risk Analysis

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 1 (4.17%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) SoapUI
2 3 (12.50%) Selenium
3 2 (8.33%) Cucumber
3 2 (8.33%) HP UFT
3 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.17%) JIRA
4 1 (4.17%) JMeter
General
1 2 (8.33%) Billing
1 2 (8.33%) Legal
2 1 (4.17%) Electronics
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) SOAP
2 4 (16.67%) Web Services
3 3 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.17%) JSON
4 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Smart Meter
1 2 (8.33%) User Experience
2 1 (4.17%) IVR
2 1 (4.17%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Test Scripting
2 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 6 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 6 (25.00%) Migration
2 6 (25.00%) SDLC
3 5 (20.83%) Regression Testing
3 5 (20.83%) System Testing
3 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
4 4 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 4 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 4 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 3 (12.50%) Functional Testing
5 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Automation Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Energy Management
6 2 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Time Management
6 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) Java
2 4 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) C
4 1 (4.17%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) C++
4 1 (4.17%) Embedded C
4 1 (4.17%) VB
4 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 3 (12.50%) ISEB
3 2 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Pega
3 1 (4.17%) Capita
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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