The median contractor rate for a Test Analyst was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Winchester during the 3 months to 24 April 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
Hampshire / Winchester
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 29 24
Contract jobs requiring a Test Analyst 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Winchester - 2.05% 1.43%
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.12% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Median daily rate - £348 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.87%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £301 £300
% change year-on-year +6.48% +0.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.10 £13.43 £35.50
% change year-on-year +57.16% -62.18%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Winchester. 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
Winchester
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 132 189 140
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Winchester 96.35% 96.92% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 153 96
Median daily rate £425 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.42% -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £460 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 17 24
Median hourly rate £15.00 £37.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.00% +158.62%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £16.60
% change year-on-year -5.40% +11.44%  

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Winchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Winchester

Test Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Test Analyst in Winchester

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Winchester region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Smart Meter
2 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Integration Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Test Management
3 3 (50.00%) System Testing
3 3 (50.00%) JIRA
3 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 3 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (50.00%) SFIA
4 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Defect Management
4 2 (33.33%) User Experience
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) JBoss
4 2 (33.33%) Middleware
4 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (33.33%) QA
4 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Requirements Management
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared

Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Winchester 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 2 (33.33%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Smart Meter
2 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Integration Testing
1 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 3 (50.00%) SFIA
2 3 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (50.00%) System Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Test Management
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 2 (33.33%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle