The median contractor rate for a Technical Test Analyst was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands 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
England / West Midlands
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 139 114
Rank change year-on-year +25 -25  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Test Analyst 2 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.100% 0.034% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.035% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £290 -
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 advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1898 2824 2261
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 94.57% 94.67% 95.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1133 1680 1377
Median daily rate £388 £398 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.51% +13.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £229 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 91 138
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.03% -0.60%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.96 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £39.00 £30.75
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 in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Test Analyst in the West Midlands

Technical Test Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Test Analyst in the West Midlands

Technical Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

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 across the West Midlands region featuring Technical Test Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) MuleSoft
2 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) API Testing
2 1 (50.00%) TestRail
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics 365

Technical Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (50.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (50.00%) TestRail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) API Testing
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) MuleSoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle