The median contractor rate for a Technical Test Analyst was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 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.

Technical Test Analyst
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 565 642 617
Rank change year-on-year +77 -25  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Test Analyst 22 10 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.048% 0.019% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.020% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 3
Median daily rate £375 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £323 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £470 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £345 £270
% change year-on-year -9.42% +27.77%  
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. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 43855 50329 53147
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.75% 94.86% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28363 32827 33406
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1353 1495 2037
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Technical Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Test Analyst in the UK

Technical Test Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Test Analyst in the UK

Technical Test Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Test Analyst over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Test Analyst in the UK

Technical Test Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Test Analyst in the UK

Technical Test Analyst
Top 19 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 25 June 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
England +56 19 £375 -6.25% 3
London +11 9 £581 +29.16% 2
South East +38 3 £234 -32.17%
Glasgow - 3 - - 1
Scotland - 3 - - 1
West Midlands +25 2 - -
City of London +4 2 £581 - 1
South West - 2 £313 -
North East - 2 £388 - 1
Bristol - 2 £313 -
East of England - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Slough - 1 £181 -
Darlington - 1 £400 -
Leatherhead - 1 £288 -
Durham - 1 £400 -
Berkshire - 1 £181 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £288 -

Technical Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 featuring Technical Test Analyst in the job title.

1 29 (64.44%) SQL
2 28 (62.22%) Selenium
3 26 (57.78%) Cucumber
4 25 (55.56%) Java
5 21 (46.67%) Test Scripting
6 15 (33.33%) VBA
6 15 (33.33%) .NET
6 15 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
6 15 (33.33%) Banking
7 11 (24.44%) Test Automation
8 10 (22.22%) BDD
8 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (20.00%) QA
10 8 (17.78%) E-Commerce
11 7 (15.56%) C#
11 7 (15.56%) Finance
11 7 (15.56%) Scrum
12 6 (13.33%) Performance Testing
12 6 (13.33%) JIRA
12 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (13.33%) Retail
12 6 (13.33%) DevOps
12 6 (13.33%) Mentoring
13 5 (11.11%) Oracle
13 5 (11.11%) LoadRunner
13 5 (11.11%) Confluence
13 5 (11.11%) Test Strategy
13 5 (11.11%) SpecFlow
13 5 (11.11%) Functional Testing
13 5 (11.11%) TeamCity

Technical Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 5 (11.11%) Confluence
2 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.22%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Maximo
2 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 28 (62.22%) Selenium
2 26 (57.78%) Cucumber
3 6 (13.33%) JIRA
4 5 (11.11%) LoadRunner
4 5 (11.11%) SpecFlow
4 5 (11.11%) TeamCity
5 4 (8.89%) Jenkins
5 4 (8.89%) JMeter
6 3 (6.67%) Appium
6 3 (6.67%) Calabash
6 3 (6.67%) Gatling
6 3 (6.67%) HP UFT
6 3 (6.67%) JBehave
6 3 (6.67%) JUnit
6 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio
7 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
7 2 (4.44%) Protractor
7 2 (4.44%) SoapUI
7 2 (4.44%) Subversion
7 2 (4.44%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (33.33%) Banking
2 7 (15.56%) Finance
3 6 (13.33%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (2.22%) Gherkin
2 1 (2.22%) JSON
2 1 (2.22%) Middleware
2 1 (2.22%) REST
2 1 (2.22%) Web Services
2 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) Algorithms
1 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.22%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) Unix
2 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) Test Scripting
2 11 (24.44%) Test Automation
3 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (22.22%) BDD
4 8 (17.78%) E-Commerce
5 7 (15.56%) Scrum
6 6 (13.33%) DevOps
6 6 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 6 (13.33%) Performance Testing
6 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (11.11%) Functional Testing
7 5 (11.11%) Test Strategy
8 4 (8.89%) Defect Management
8 4 (8.89%) System Testing
9 3 (6.67%) API Testing
9 3 (6.67%) Migration
9 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
9 3 (6.67%) TDD
9 3 (6.67%) User Stories
10 2 (4.44%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (64.44%) SQL
2 25 (55.56%) Java
3 15 (33.33%) VBA
4 7 (15.56%) C#
5 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.67%) Python
5 3 (6.67%) Ruby
6 2 (4.44%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) ISEB
1 4 (8.89%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.22%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (11.11%) Oracle
2 3 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (2.22%) ArcSight
3 1 (2.22%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.22%) MuleSoft
3 1 (2.22%) VMware
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 5 days ago
North East
Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago