The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cheshire 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 28 September 2016 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 74 77 66
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.12% 0.17% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.18% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £317 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 - -
Senior Test Analyst
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
747 1107 743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 93.14% 95.60% 94.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 534 749 389
Median daily rate £390 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.23% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 47 73
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.33 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.21% +7.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.31 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.05 £27.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Senior Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Senior Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Senior Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Senior Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Senior Test Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Senior Test Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 Cheshire region featuring Senior Test Analyst in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) System Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
1 1 (50.00%) Test Planning

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) System Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB