The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior QA Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior QA Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 29 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 England 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank - 528 539
Contract jobs requiring a Senior QA Analyst 0 26 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.056% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.060% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 26 12
Average daily rate
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- £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £350 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45617 43185 49090
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.47% 92.64% 92.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 28196 25932 28031
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1837 1975 2545
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Senior QA Analyst
UK

Senior QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Senior QA Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior QA Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Senior QA Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

Senior QA Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior QA Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - - - - 2
Yorkshire - - - - 1
North West - - - -
South East - - - - 1
East of England - - - -
Senior QA Analyst
UK

Senior QA Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior QA 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 QA Analyst in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) QA
2 5 (62.50%) Selenium
3 3 (37.50%) FitNesse
3 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
3 3 (37.50%) Automation Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) Delphi
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) ISEB
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
5 1 (12.50%) JIRA
5 1 (12.50%) QlikView
5 1 (12.50%) WATIR
5 1 (12.50%) Sahi
5 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
5 1 (12.50%) Open Source

Senior QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior QA 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 QA Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
1 1 (12.50%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Selenium
2 3 (37.50%) FitNesse
2 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (12.50%) Sahi
3 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
3 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
3 1 (12.50%) RIATest
3 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (12.50%) LoadUI
3 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (12.50%) JMeter
3 1 (12.50%) Maven
3 1 (12.50%) JIRA
3 1 (12.50%) WATIR
3 1 (12.50%) TestNG
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) Mustache
2 1 (12.50%) Sass
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
1 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
1 3 (37.50%) Automation Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) Delphi
1 3 (37.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (12.50%) Ruby
2 1 (12.50%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ISEB
2 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (12.50%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Sybase
3 1 (12.50%) Business Objects