The median contractor rate for a Test Data Analyst was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 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 Data Analyst
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 581 622 617
Rank change year-on-year +41 -5  
Contract jobs requiring a Test Data Analyst 20 22 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.043% 0.041% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.043% 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 19
Median daily rate £350 £335 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.47% +15.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £279 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £435 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £306 £290
% change year-on-year +14.28% +5.60%  
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 43829 51011 53185
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.75% 94.87% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28353 33254 33375
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 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1353 1511 2053
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 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Test Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Data Analyst in the UK

Test Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Test Data Analyst in the UK

Test Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Test Data Analyst over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Test Data Analyst in the UK

Test Data Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Test Data Analyst in the UK

Test Data Analyst
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Data Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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 +41 12 £363 +7.80% 1
Scotland +50 6 £310 +10.71%
Edinburgh +23 6 £310 +10.71%
London +11 6 £379 -10.88%
South East +31 2 £350 +14.28%
Milton Keynes - 2 £350 -
Warrington - 2 £363 -
Cheshire - 2 £363 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £350 -
North West - 2 £363 -
West Midlands +25 1 - -
South West - 1 £363 - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £363 -
Wales - 1 £300 -

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Test Data 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 Test Data Analyst in the job title.

1 35 (79.55%) SQL
2 21 (47.73%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (45.45%) ETL
3 20 (45.45%) Migration
4 19 (43.18%) Data Migration
5 17 (38.64%) Test Scripting
6 14 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (22.73%) Finance
9 9 (20.45%) Big Data
9 9 (20.45%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (18.18%) Manual Testing
10 8 (18.18%) Test Automation
10 8 (18.18%) Regression Testing
10 8 (18.18%) Validation
11 7 (15.91%) ISEB
11 7 (15.91%) Functional Testing
11 7 (15.91%) Analytics
11 7 (15.91%) ISTQB
12 6 (13.64%) Hadoop
12 6 (13.64%) Banking
12 6 (13.64%) Scenario Testing
13 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (11.36%) Retail
13 5 (11.36%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (11.36%) JIRA
13 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (11.36%) Data Analysis
14 4 (9.09%) Software Testing

Test Data 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 1 (2.27%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (47.73%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (20.45%) Big Data
3 6 (13.64%) Hadoop
4 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (6.82%) Apache Hive
5 3 (6.82%) HBase
5 3 (6.82%) MOLAP
5 3 (6.82%) OLAP
5 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
5 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (4.55%) DataStage
6 2 (4.55%) DB2
7 1 (2.27%) GIS
7 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) JIRA
1 5 (11.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.27%) Artifactory
2 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.27%) Selenium
2 1 (2.27%) SpecFlow
2 1 (2.27%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.27%) Toad
2 1 (2.27%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.27%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (22.73%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Banking
3 5 (11.36%) Retail
4 4 (9.09%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Electronics
5 1 (2.27%) Legal
5 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.27%) Marketing
5 1 (2.27%) Private Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Publishing
5 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) .NET
1 1 (2.27%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (2.27%) HTML
1 1 (2.27%) HTML5
1 1 (2.27%) Kafka
1 1 (2.27%) Middleware
1 1 (2.27%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (2.27%) Web Services
1 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.55%) NHS
3 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.27%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.27%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Unix
2 1 (2.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) ETL
1 20 (45.45%) Migration
2 19 (43.18%) Data Migration
3 17 (38.64%) Test Scripting
4 14 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (20.45%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (18.18%) Manual Testing
7 8 (18.18%) Regression Testing
7 8 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 8 (18.18%) Validation
8 7 (15.91%) Analytics
8 7 (15.91%) Functional Testing
9 6 (13.64%) Scenario Testing
10 5 (11.36%) Data Analysis
11 4 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
11 4 (9.09%) Data Modelling
11 4 (9.09%) Integration Testing
11 4 (9.09%) Software Testing
11 4 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (79.55%) SQL
2 3 (6.82%) Java
2 3 (6.82%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.55%) Python
3 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.27%) Dart
4 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) ISEB
1 7 (15.91%) ISTQB
2 3 (6.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) Data Quality
1 3 (6.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (9.09%) SAP
2 3 (6.82%) HP
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle
4 1 (2.27%) Cloudera
4 1 (2.27%) Hortonworks
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.27%) Netezza
4 1 (2.27%) Solace
4 1 (2.27%) Teradata
4 1 (2.27%) Tradeweb
4 1 (2.27%) VMware
Bristol, Avon
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Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
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