The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Test Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 168 189 185
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 16 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.31% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.20% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 7
Average daily rate
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£445 £388 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.83% -13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £365 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £548 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.27% -3.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
4780 5413 5331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 93.07% 93.31% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3657 3807 3953
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 87 128
Average hourly rate £17.98 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.10% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £33.28 £72.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

Senior Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Test Analyst in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Test Analyst across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Senior Test Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Senior Test Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Senior Test Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Test Analyst in their job title.

1 15 (53.57%) SQL
2 13 (46.43%) Finance
3 10 (35.71%) Banking
4 8 (28.57%) Selenium
5 7 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (25.00%) Investment Banking
6 6 (21.43%) Java
7 5 (17.86%) .NET
7 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
7 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (17.86%) Software Testing
7 5 (17.86%) ISTQB
7 5 (17.86%) Cucumber
7 5 (17.86%) JIRA
7 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
8 4 (14.29%) QA
8 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (14.29%) Credit Risk
8 4 (14.29%) System Testing
8 4 (14.29%) Data Migration
8 4 (14.29%) WebDriver
8 4 (14.29%) Test Strategy
8 4 (14.29%) JMeter
8 4 (14.29%) Migration
8 4 (14.29%) Regression Testing
8 4 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
8 4 (14.29%) SOAP
9 3 (10.71%) Web Services
9 3 (10.71%) XML

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Cognos TM1
1 3 (10.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
1 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Selenium
2 5 (17.86%) Cucumber
2 5 (17.86%) JIRA
3 4 (14.29%) JMeter
3 4 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (14.29%) WebDriver
4 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
5 2 (7.14%) NUnit
5 2 (7.14%) Hudson
5 2 (7.14%) Mercurial
5 2 (7.14%) Selenium IDE
5 2 (7.14%) Geb
6 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
6 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
6 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.57%) Calabash
6 1 (3.57%) FitNesse
6 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.57%) Maven
General
1 13 (46.43%) Finance
2 10 (35.71%) Banking
3 7 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Front Office
4 1 (3.57%) Back Office
4 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) .NET
2 4 (14.29%) SOAP
3 3 (10.71%) Web Services
3 3 (10.71%) XML
4 2 (7.14%) REST
4 2 (7.14%) Gherkin
4 2 (7.14%) HTML
5 1 (3.57%) COM
5 1 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Credit Risk
2 3 (10.71%) Market Risk
3 2 (7.14%) Open Source
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) UNIX
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Android
2 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
2 5 (17.86%) Software Testing
3 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (14.29%) Migration
3 4 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 4 (14.29%) System Testing
3 4 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 4 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 3 (10.71%) Automated Testing
4 3 (10.71%) Test Planning
4 3 (10.71%) Data Cleansing
4 3 (10.71%) Monte Carlo Method
4 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
4 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (10.71%) Performance Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) SQL
2 6 (21.43%) Java
3 3 (10.71%) C#
4 2 (7.14%) Ruby
5 1 (3.57%) Scala
5 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) Basel II
2 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle
1 3 (10.71%) Cognos
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) HP
3 1 (3.57%) Business Objects
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