The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 186 203 196
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 13 11 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.16% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.17% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 21
Average daily rate
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£525 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £340 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £535 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £363 £319
% change year-on-year
-17.24% +13.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5332 6562 7201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 91.88% 92.61% 92.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3888 4819 5239
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £278 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 171 169
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.64 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.11 £44.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Senior Test Analyst
London

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014, 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 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 8 (47.06%) Visual Studio
2 8 (47.06%) QA
3 7 (41.18%) Selenium
3 7 (41.18%) FitNesse
3 7 (41.18%) C#
3 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 7 (41.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (35.29%) Automation Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Banking
5 4 (23.53%) Investment Banking
6 3 (17.65%) Integration Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
6 3 (17.65%) SQL
6 3 (17.65%) Front Office
7 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
7 2 (11.76%) Fixed Income
7 2 (11.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (11.76%) Charles River
7 2 (11.76%) Java
7 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
7 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Derivative
7 2 (11.76%) Equities
7 2 (11.76%) Investment Management
7 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
8 1 (5.88%) HTML5
8 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
8 1 (5.88%) Pentaho

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) LatentZero
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Pentaho
1 1 (5.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Visual Studio
2 7 (41.18%) Selenium
2 7 (41.18%) FitNesse
2 7 (41.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
3 1 (5.88%) SpecFlow
3 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.88%) Grunt
3 1 (5.88%) Bower
3 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Banking
2 4 (23.53%) Investment Banking
3 3 (17.65%) Front Office
4 1 (5.88%) Retail
4 1 (5.88%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) HTML5
1 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
1 1 (5.88%) Apache Flex
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
1 1 (5.88%) CSS
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
1 1 (5.88%) XML
1 1 (5.88%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Fixed Income
1 2 (11.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (11.76%) Derivative
1 2 (11.76%) Equities
2 1 (5.88%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (5.88%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Automation Testing
2 3 (17.65%) Integration Testing
2 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
3 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
3 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Investment Management
4 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Fund Management
4 1 (5.88%) ETRM
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.88%) System Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Test Management
4 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) C#
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (47.06%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Charles River
3 1 (5.88%) Trayport
3 1 (5.88%) thinkFolio
3 1 (5.88%) Tradeweb
3 1 (5.88%) MarketAxess
3 1 (5.88%) Adobe
3 1 (5.88%) Murex
3 1 (5.88%) Calypso
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) OpenLink
3 1 (5.88%) Bloomberg