Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Software Test Analyst was £275 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 20 November 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.

Software Test Analyst
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 184 - 216
Rank change year-on-year - +216 -33
Contract jobs requiring a Software Test Analyst 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.023% - 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% - 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Yorkshire median daily rate £275 - £300
England median daily rate £300 £325 £300
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £40.00 £41.69 £20.00
% change year-on-year -4.04% +108.43% -23.08%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 4240 5174 5880
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.63% 96.12% 95.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2813 3323 3917
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £221 £250 £250
90th Percentile £545 £538 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 198 320
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.35 £14.00 £13.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +3.34% +0.35%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.48 £9.00
90th Percentile £39.48 £29.88 £28.78
England median hourly rate £18.69 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +1.00% +2.78% +9.09%

Software Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Test Analyst in Yorkshire

Software Test Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Test Analyst in Yorkshire

Software Test Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Test Analyst within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire - 1 £275 - 1
Software Test Analyst
England

Software Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 6 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Software 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 Yorkshire region featuring Software Test Analyst in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Testing

Software Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation