The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Senior QA Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Quality Assurance Test Analyst
UK / England
Rank 558 605 586
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Senior QA Test Analyst 2 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.005% 0.013% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.013% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 3
Median daily rate £453 £313 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.80% -25.59%
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £313 £363
% change year-on-year
+32.40% -13.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
38923 45199 45004
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.64% 95.07% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 25520 29485 28268
Median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.48% +5.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £263 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1389 1530 1806
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £49.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

Senior QA Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Senior QA Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior QA Test 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 Test Analyst across the England region.

Senior QA Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

Senior QA 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 Senior QA Test Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 19 February 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 +17 1 - - 4
North West - 1 £453 -
Senior QA Test Analyst
UK

Senior QA Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, Senior QA 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 Senior QA Test Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner

Senior QA 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Central London
OHO Group Ltd.
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday