The median contractor rate for a Test Analyst was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Solihull during the 3 months to 28 June 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.

Test Analyst
West Midlands / Solihull
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 31 11
Rank change year-on-year +12 -20  
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 1.19% 0.63% 2.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 0.68% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £320 £311
% change year-on-year -2.34% +2.81%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £22.25 £25.25
% change year-on-year +79.77% -11.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Solihull. 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
Solihull
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 81 148 67
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 96.43% 93.67% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 162 139
Median daily rate £340 £338 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.74% +2.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £213 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Median hourly rate - - £22.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Solihull

Test Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Test Analyst in Solihull

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Solihull region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SDH
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) DSL
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) GPON
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins

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

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DSL
1 1 (100.00%) GPON
1 1 (100.00%) SDH
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft