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 27 July 2016 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Test Analyst
Rank 610 562 563
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Test Analyst 19 53 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.038% 0.10% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.11% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 39 16
Median daily rate £393 £325 £321
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.76% +1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £245 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £450 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £288 £300
% change year-on-year
+18.26% -4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £33.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 - -
Lead Test Analyst
UK

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
47309 49013 46162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.82% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 31081 31699 28498
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1424 1848 1899
Median hourly rate £17.31 £16.83 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.89% +1.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 27 July 2016.

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 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -5 10 £425 +21.86% 2
South East -12 3 £308 -12.14% 1
East of England +18 2 £338 -15.62%
South West +1 1 £438 +59.09%
North West -9 1 £350 +43.58% 1
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
West Midlands - 1 - -
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Lead Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 (43.59%) Finance
2 12 (30.77%) Test Scripting
3 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (28.21%) ISTQB
3 11 (28.21%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (25.64%) ISEB
5 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
5 7 (17.95%) Banking
5 7 (17.95%) Integration Testing
6 6 (15.38%) Test Management
6 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
6 6 (15.38%) Test Strategy
6 6 (15.38%) Software Testing
6 6 (15.38%) QA
6 6 (15.38%) SQL
7 5 (12.82%) SAP
7 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
7 5 (12.82%) Functional Testing
7 5 (12.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (12.82%) System Integration Testing
7 5 (12.82%) System Testing
8 4 (10.26%) HP
8 4 (10.26%) Unix
8 4 (10.26%) Java
8 4 (10.26%) LoadRunner
8 4 (10.26%) Regression Testing
8 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (10.26%) Retail
9 3 (7.69%) Retail Banking
9 3 (7.69%) Configuration Management

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 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) SAS
2 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) MS Office
3 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.56%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.56%) SystmOne
1 1 (2.56%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) LoadRunner
2 2 (5.13%) HP UFT
2 2 (5.13%) Rational Functional Tester
2 2 (5.13%) Selenium
2 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.13%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.56%) JBehave
3 1 (2.56%) JIRA
3 1 (2.56%) Maven
General
1 17 (43.59%) Finance
2 7 (17.95%) Banking
3 4 (10.26%) Retail
4 3 (7.69%) Retail Banking
5 2 (5.13%) Billing
6 1 (2.56%) Electronics
6 1 (2.56%) Games
6 1 (2.56%) General Ledger
6 1 (2.56%) Law
6 1 (2.56%) Legal
6 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.56%) Marketing
6 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) .NET
1 2 (5.13%) HTML
2 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.56%) Java EE
2 1 (2.56%) Spring
2 1 (2.56%) Web Services
2 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Equities
2 2 (5.13%) Fixed Income
2 2 (5.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (5.13%) IPTV
2 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.13%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.56%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.56%) Derivative
3 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.56%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Unix
2 2 (5.13%) Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Android
3 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) Test Scripting
2 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.21%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (17.95%) Integration Testing
4 6 (15.38%) Software Testing
4 6 (15.38%) Test Management
4 6 (15.38%) Test Strategy
5 5 (12.82%) Functional Testing
5 5 (12.82%) System Integration Testing
5 5 (12.82%) System Testing
6 4 (10.26%) Regression Testing
6 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.69%) Automation Testing
7 3 (7.69%) Configuration Management
7 3 (7.69%) Defect Management
7 3 (7.69%) Manual Testing
7 3 (7.69%) Migration
7 3 (7.69%) SDLC
7 3 (7.69%) Test Planning
8 2 (5.13%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.38%) SQL
2 4 (10.26%) Java
3 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.13%) C++
3 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.13%) Perl
3 2 (5.13%) Python
3 2 (5.13%) Ruby
4 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) ISTQB
2 10 (25.64%) ISEB
3 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 5 (12.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (5.13%) DV Cleared
5 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.56%) Degree
6 1 (2.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (2.56%) MCITP
6 1 (2.56%) MCP
6 1 (2.56%) OCP
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (2.56%) SAP Certification
6 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.82%) SAP
3 4 (10.26%) HP
4 3 (7.69%) Cisco
5 1 (2.56%) Guidewire
5 1 (2.56%) IBM
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle
5 1 (2.56%) TSYS