The median contractor rate for a Test Analyst was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies in Warwickshire 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 / Warwickshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 28 27
Rank change year-on-year +7 -1  
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 16 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 5.33% 2.53% 2.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.69% 2.65% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 5
Median daily rate £300 £300 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £225 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £297
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 Warwickshire. 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
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 281 452 309
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 93.67% 95.16% 97.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 510 936 597
Median daily rate £375 £399 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.01% +10.83%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £219 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 88 80
Median hourly rate £27.50 £20.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.14% -13.68%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £11.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.05 £34.31 £29.82
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Warwickshire

Test Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Test Analyst in Warwickshire

Test Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Test Analyst in Warwickshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Test Analyst in Warwickshire

Test Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Test Analyst in Warwickshire

Test Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

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 Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Warwick +3 4 £281 -8.16%
Bedworth - 2 £400 -
Nuneaton - 2 £300 - 1
Stratford-upon-Avon +4 1 £350 -
Leamington Spa 0 1 £350 -
Test Analyst
West Midlands

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire

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 Warwickshire region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 13 (54.17%) Scenario Testing
2 10 (41.67%) Test Scripting
3 9 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (37.50%) SQL
4 8 (33.33%) Test Planning
4 8 (33.33%) Functional Testing
5 7 (29.17%) System Testing
5 7 (29.17%) HP
6 5 (20.83%) CRM
6 5 (20.83%) Migration
6 5 (20.83%) Data Migration
7 4 (16.67%) SoapUI
7 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (16.67%) Finance
7 4 (16.67%) ISEB
8 3 (12.50%) ETL
8 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (12.50%) Change Management
8 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
8 3 (12.50%) ITIL
8 3 (12.50%) Oracle
8 3 (12.50%) SAP
8 3 (12.50%) SAP CRM
8 3 (12.50%) Data Analysis
8 3 (12.50%) Manual Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Defect Management
8 3 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Risk Analysis

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

Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) SAP CRM
2 2 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) SoapUI
2 2 (8.33%) HP UFT
2 2 (8.33%) JIRA
2 2 (8.33%) JMeter
2 2 (8.33%) LoadUI
2 2 (8.33%) NeoLoad
2 2 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Automotive
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) Smart Meter
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Scenario Testing
2 10 (41.67%) Test Scripting
3 9 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (33.33%) Functional Testing
4 8 (33.33%) Test Planning
5 7 (29.17%) System Testing
6 5 (20.83%) CRM
6 5 (20.83%) Data Migration
6 5 (20.83%) Migration
7 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (12.50%) Change Management
8 3 (12.50%) Data Analysis
8 3 (12.50%) Defect Management
8 3 (12.50%) ETL
8 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing
8 3 (12.50%) ITIL
8 3 (12.50%) Manual Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) ISEB
2 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) HP
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) SAP
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (4.17%) Guidewire
4 1 (4.17%) hybris
4 1 (4.17%) Informatica
4 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
X4 Group
Rate: £200 - 225 per day
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