The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Test 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 Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 477 464 454
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 87 82 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.19% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 53 27
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£350 £315 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -17.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £260 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £510 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.27% -3.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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 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
44005 42325 37797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.39% 92.52% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 27481 25452 22049
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1708 1839 2121
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

Senior Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Senior Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior 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 Test Analyst across the England region.

Senior Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

Senior Test Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Test Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Senior Test Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

Senior Test Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Senior Test Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

Senior Test 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 Test Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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 -7 43 £400 +0.94% 6
East of England +26 22 £290 -10.76%
South East -43 9 £388 +23.40%
North West -14 4 £295 -5.97%
Yorkshire -18 3 - - 4
East Midlands +2 2 £310 -
West Midlands -4 2 - - 1
South West -21 2 £280 -10.04%
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Senior Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 67 (41.88%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (35.00%) SQL
3 53 (33.13%) User Acceptance Testing
4 50 (31.25%) Finance
5 46 (28.75%) Software Testing
6 37 (23.13%) ISTQB
7 36 (22.50%) ISEB
8 35 (21.88%) .NET
9 34 (21.25%) Test Scripting
10 30 (18.75%) Manual Testing
11 27 (16.88%) Test Automation
12 26 (16.25%) Selenium
13 25 (15.63%) Scrum
14 22 (13.75%) QA
15 21 (13.13%) BDD
15 21 (13.13%) Banking
15 21 (13.13%) Oracle
15 21 (13.13%) Java
15 21 (13.13%) Visual Studio
16 20 (12.50%) Cucumber
17 19 (11.88%) HP Quality Center
18 18 (11.25%) Integration Testing
18 18 (11.25%) C#
18 18 (11.25%) Microsoft
19 17 (10.63%) Test Strategy
20 16 (10.00%) Automated Testing
20 16 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
21 15 (9.38%) Migration
21 15 (9.38%) SpecFlow
22 14 (8.75%) JIRA

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.25%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.63%) Confluence
2 1 (0.63%) IBM Notes
2 1 (0.63%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (0.63%) CICS
Applications
1 10 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.88%) Summit
1 3 (1.88%) Cognos TM1
1 3 (1.88%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.63%) Magento
2 1 (0.63%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.25%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.25%) DNS
1 2 (1.25%) Wireshark
1 2 (1.25%) tcpdump
2 1 (0.63%) Internet
2 1 (0.63%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.88%) Oracle Database
2 7 (4.38%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.38%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.25%) QlikView
4 2 (1.25%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (1.25%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 26 (16.25%) Selenium
2 21 (13.13%) Visual Studio
3 20 (12.50%) Cucumber
4 15 (9.38%) SpecFlow
5 14 (8.75%) JIRA
6 13 (8.13%) SoapUI
7 12 (7.50%) QuickTest Pro
8 9 (5.63%) WebDriver
9 8 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (5.00%) LoadRunner
10 6 (3.75%) JMeter
11 3 (1.88%) Rational Functional Tester
11 3 (1.88%) Geb
11 3 (1.88%) Jenkins
12 2 (1.25%) Calabash
12 2 (1.25%) Selenium IDE
12 2 (1.25%) Mercurial
12 2 (1.25%) Sahi
12 2 (1.25%) Git (software)
12 2 (1.25%) Hudson
General
1 50 (31.25%) Finance
2 21 (13.13%) Banking
3 11 (6.88%) Investment Banking
4 5 (3.13%) Retail
5 3 (1.88%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.88%) Games
6 2 (1.25%) Back Office
7 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.63%) Front Office
7 1 (0.63%) Automotive
7 1 (0.63%) Advertising
7 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (21.88%) .NET
2 14 (8.75%) SOAP
2 14 (8.75%) XML
3 12 (7.50%) Web Services
4 8 (5.00%) Gherkin
5 7 (4.38%) .NET Framework
6 5 (3.13%) REST
7 4 (2.50%) HTML
8 3 (1.88%) WSDL
9 2 (1.25%) Middleware
9 2 (1.25%) MSMQ
9 2 (1.25%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (1.25%) FIX Protocol
9 2 (1.25%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (1.25%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.63%) Android SDK
10 1 (0.63%) Velocity
10 1 (0.63%) WCF
10 1 (0.63%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.50%) Open Source
2 4 (2.50%) Credit Risk
3 3 (1.88%) Market Risk
4 2 (1.25%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.25%) Spread Betting
4 2 (1.25%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.63%) VSAM
5 1 (0.63%) EPoS
5 1 (0.63%) NHS
5 1 (0.63%) DTV
5 1 (0.63%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.63%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.63%) UNIX
2 6 (3.75%) Windows
3 3 (1.88%) Linux
4 2 (1.25%) Android
4 2 (1.25%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.25%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.63%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (41.88%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (33.13%) User Acceptance Testing
3 46 (28.75%) Software Testing
4 34 (21.25%) Test Scripting
5 30 (18.75%) Manual Testing
6 27 (16.88%) Test Automation
7 25 (15.63%) Scrum
8 21 (13.13%) BDD
9 18 (11.25%) Integration Testing
10 17 (10.63%) Test Strategy
11 16 (10.00%) Automated Testing
12 15 (9.38%) Migration
13 13 (8.13%) Waterfall
13 13 (8.13%) Mentoring
14 12 (7.50%) System Testing
14 12 (7.50%) Regression Testing
15 11 (6.88%) E-Commerce
16 10 (6.25%) TDD
16 10 (6.25%) Data Migration
16 10 (6.25%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 56 (35.00%) SQL
2 21 (13.13%) Java
3 18 (11.25%) C#
4 13 (8.13%) Ruby
5 5 (3.13%) C++
6 4 (2.50%) Python
7 3 (1.88%) Scala
7 3 (1.88%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.88%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.88%) Perl
8 2 (1.25%) VBA
9 1 (0.63%) COBOL
9 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.63%) SELCOPY
9 1 (0.63%) JCL
Qualifications
1 37 (23.13%) ISTQB
2 36 (22.50%) ISEB
3 14 (8.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 13 (8.13%) Security Cleared
5 5 (3.13%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.50%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.88%) Degree
8 2 (1.25%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.63%) VCP4
9 1 (0.63%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (13.75%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.63%) Basel II
2 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 19 (11.88%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.63%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 21 (13.13%) Oracle
2 18 (11.25%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.13%) HP
4 4 (2.50%) Business Objects
5 3 (1.88%) Cognos
6 2 (1.25%) IBM
6 2 (1.25%) Sybase
6 2 (1.25%) Informatica
6 2 (1.25%) ESRI
7 1 (0.63%) ATG
7 1 (0.63%) Perforce
7 1 (0.63%) hybris
7 1 (0.63%) Lotus
7 1 (0.63%) BMC
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