The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Lead Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Test Analyst
UK / England
Rank 534 556 562
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Test Analyst 31 39 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.075% 0.084% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.088% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 34 21
Median daily rate £415 £365 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.69% +21.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £284 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £335 £298
% change year-on-year
-14.17% +12.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £15.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
39269 44133 43974
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.71% 94.89% 94.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 25773 28481 28114
Median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1341 1605 1770
Median hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.12% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Lead Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Lead Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Lead Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Lead Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

Lead Test Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lead Test Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Lead Test Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

Lead Test Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Lead Test Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

Lead Test Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Test Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +7 9 £431 +3.91% 1
South West +6 9 £294 -26.56%
South East +15 5 £438 +20.68%
West Midlands -6 3 £225 -25.00%
North East - 3 £475 -
North West +26 1 £475 +72.72% 1
Yorkshire +6 1 £279 -1.76%
East of England - 1 - -
Lead Test Analyst
UK

Lead Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Lead 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 England region featuring Lead Test Analyst in the job title.

1 17 (40.48%) Test Scripting
2 13 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (26.19%) Selenium
3 11 (26.19%) Performance Testing
3 11 (26.19%) Defect Management
4 9 (21.43%) JIRA
5 8 (19.05%) Banking
5 8 (19.05%) Retail
5 8 (19.05%) Project Management
6 7 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (16.67%) QA
6 7 (16.67%) ISTQB
6 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 6 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (14.29%) BDD
7 6 (14.29%) Software Testing
7 6 (14.29%) Java
7 6 (14.29%) Functional Testing
8 5 (11.90%) SoapUI
8 5 (11.90%) Test Strategy
8 5 (11.90%) XML
8 5 (11.90%) HP UFT
8 5 (11.90%) LoadRunner
8 5 (11.90%) Retail Banking
8 5 (11.90%) Test Automation
8 5 (11.90%) SC Cleared
8 5 (11.90%) Test Management
9 4 (9.52%) WebDriver
9 4 (9.52%) Degree
9 4 (9.52%) TDD

Lead Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.76%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.38%) Apache
2 1 (2.38%) JBoss
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.38%) SAS
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.38%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) CHAP
1 1 (2.38%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) MySQL
3 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 11 (26.19%) Selenium
2 9 (21.43%) JIRA
3 5 (11.90%) HP UFT
3 5 (11.90%) LoadRunner
3 5 (11.90%) SoapUI
4 4 (9.52%) JUnit
4 4 (9.52%) Visual Studio
4 4 (9.52%) WebDriver
5 3 (7.14%) Cucumber
5 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
5 3 (7.14%) Subversion
6 2 (4.76%) Bugzilla
7 1 (2.38%) Appium
7 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.38%) JMeter
7 1 (2.38%) Rational Functional Tester
7 1 (2.38%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.38%) XMLSpy
General
1 8 (19.05%) Banking
1 8 (19.05%) Retail
2 5 (11.90%) Retail Banking
3 4 (9.52%) Finance
4 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.38%) Publishing
4 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) XML
2 2 (4.76%) SOAP
3 1 (2.38%) .NET
3 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.38%) Gherkin
3 1 (2.38%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (2.38%) REST
3 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.38%) Credit Risk
1 1 (2.38%) Fintech
1 1 (2.38%) IVR
1 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
1 1 (2.38%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Android
1 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.38%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) Test Scripting
2 13 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (26.19%) Defect Management
3 11 (26.19%) Performance Testing
4 8 (19.05%) Project Management
5 7 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (14.29%) BDD
6 6 (14.29%) Functional Testing
6 6 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 6 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (11.90%) Test Automation
7 5 (11.90%) Test Management
7 5 (11.90%) Test Strategy
8 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (9.52%) Non-Functional Testing
8 4 (9.52%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 4 (9.52%) Scrum
8 4 (9.52%) TDD
8 4 (9.52%) User Stories
9 3 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) Java
2 3 (7.14%) SQL
3 2 (4.76%) C
3 2 (4.76%) C#
3 2 (4.76%) C++
4 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.38%) Perl
4 1 (2.38%) Python
4 1 (2.38%) Ruby
4 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.90%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.52%) Degree
3 4 (9.52%) ISEB
4 3 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (4.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.38%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (7.14%) Cisco UCCE
1 3 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.76%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) Cisco
1 4 (9.52%) HP
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.38%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.38%) Avaya
3 1 (2.38%) Genesys
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) SAP