The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Test Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Test Analyst
Rank - 99 100
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 0 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.29% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.30% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate - £325 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £314
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
Senior Test Analyst
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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 East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1541 1692 1517
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.37% 96.52% 95.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 916 957 741
Average daily rate £363 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 92 155
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.82 £10.13 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £21.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Senior Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Senior Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Senior Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Senior Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Senior Test Analyst
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 2 (66.67%) Web Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
2 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 2 (66.67%) Web Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB