The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Senior Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Test Analyst
South East / Berkshire
Rank 102 117 129
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 2 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.10% 0.24% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.26% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 4
Median daily rate £356 £480 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.78% +26.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £414 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £310
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1862 2348 2626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.71% 92.22% 93.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 883 1267 1309
Median daily rate £417 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.12% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 88 77
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £63.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Senior Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Berkshire region that featured Senior Test Analyst in the job title.

Senior Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Senior Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Test Analyst across the Berkshire region.

Senior Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Senior Test Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Test Analyst within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 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
Reading +19 1 £313 -34.89%
Senior Test Analyst
South East

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, Senior 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 Berkshire region featuring Senior Test Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Performance Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Defect Management
2 4 (57.14%) WebDriver
2 4 (57.14%) Selenium
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) JIRA
3 3 (42.86%) LoadRunner
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) SoapUI
4 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
4 2 (28.57%) BDD
4 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
4 2 (28.57%) Android
4 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (28.57%) Load Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Web Testing
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) JMeter
4 2 (28.57%) Subversion
4 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Bugzilla
5 1 (14.29%) Retail
5 1 (14.29%) QA
5 1 (14.29%) Telecoms

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
1 4 (57.14%) WebDriver
2 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 3 (42.86%) LoadRunner
2 3 (42.86%) SoapUI
3 2 (28.57%) Bugzilla
3 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
3 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 2 (28.57%) JMeter
3 2 (28.57%) Subversion
4 1 (14.29%) Appium
4 1 (14.29%) JUnit
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Android
1 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Defect Management
1 5 (71.43%) Performance Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) BDD
3 2 (28.57%) Load Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Web Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) Test Management
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) User Stories
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) HP