The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London 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 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Test Analyst
London / City of London
Rank 148 146 179
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +33
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 3 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.16% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.17% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 14
Median daily rate £500 £400 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £380 £310
% change year-on-year
-6.31% +22.66%
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 City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2817 3015 4912
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 94.91% 95.53% 95.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2229 2375 3760
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 44 71
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.75 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.77% +5.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £11.90 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £53.00 £27.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

Senior Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Senior Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Senior Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Senior Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 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 City of London region featuring Senior Test Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Derivative
2 3 (42.86%) Functional Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
3 2 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Guidewire
3 2 (28.57%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Reinsurance
3 2 (28.57%) OTC Derivatives
3 2 (28.57%) Test Management
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
4 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Summit
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Front Office
4 1 (14.29%) HP

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Front Office
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Derivative
2 2 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) OTC Derivatives
2 2 (28.57%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Functional Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Exploratory Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Test Management
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Guidewire
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Siebel