The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Senior Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 549 546 550
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 73 96 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.19% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 54 39
Median daily rate £375 £376 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.13% +0.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £38.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 - -
Senior 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
46983 50190 48389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.63% 95.01% 93.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 30991 32588 30029
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1528 1916 1961
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Senior Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 28 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Test Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 28 September 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 -36 20 £425 +5.26% 5
South East +14 11 £365 -8.75% 1
West Midlands -15 11 £338 +2.27% 1
East of England +6 8 £255 -32.09%
Yorkshire +6 6 £375 -11.76% 2
South West +5 6 £425 +22.47% 7
North West +11 5 £315 -3.07%
East Midlands +1 5 £300 -3.22%
Senior Test Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Senior 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 Test Analyst in the job title.

1 52 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (33.80%) Finance
3 44 (30.99%) Test Scripting
4 41 (28.87%) User Acceptance Testing
5 38 (26.76%) SQL
6 36 (25.35%) QA
7 31 (21.83%) ISEB
8 29 (20.42%) ISTQB
9 25 (17.61%) Regression Testing
10 24 (16.90%) JIRA
11 20 (14.08%) Java
12 19 (13.38%) Selenium
12 19 (13.38%) Defect Management
13 18 (12.68%) Software Testing
14 17 (11.97%) Banking
14 17 (11.97%) Oracle
14 17 (11.97%) Windows
14 17 (11.97%) Migration
15 16 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
15 16 (11.27%) Security Cleared
15 16 (11.27%) Automation Testing
16 15 (10.56%) Non-Functional Testing
16 15 (10.56%) Test Strategy
16 15 (10.56%) Manual Testing
16 15 (10.56%) Performance Testing
16 15 (10.56%) Validation
17 14 (9.86%) SC Cleared
17 14 (9.86%) HP Quality Center
18 13 (9.15%) System Integration Testing
18 13 (9.15%) Test Management

Senior 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 4 (2.82%) Confluence
2 3 (2.11%) Apache
2 3 (2.11%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.41%) JBoss
3 2 (1.41%) SAS
4 1 (0.70%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.70%) Drupal
4 1 (0.70%) nginx
4 1 (0.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (6.34%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.82%) MS Office
3 1 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (4.93%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.11%) Sonata
3 2 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.70%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.70%) PaaS
2 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.52%) Internet
1 5 (3.52%) Unified Communications
1 5 (3.52%) VoIP
2 2 (1.41%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (1.41%) Firewall
2 2 (1.41%) MPLS
3 1 (0.70%) DNS
3 1 (0.70%) FTP
3 1 (0.70%) HTTP
3 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.75%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.63%) Oracle Database
3 7 (4.93%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (4.23%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (3.52%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (3.52%) Oracle Discoverer
6 3 (2.11%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.11%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.70%) Data Mart
8 1 (0.70%) MySQL
8 1 (0.70%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 24 (16.90%) JIRA
2 19 (13.38%) Selenium
3 8 (5.63%) Cucumber
4 7 (4.93%) HP UFT
4 7 (4.93%) JMeter
4 7 (4.93%) WebDriver
5 5 (3.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (3.52%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.82%) Jenkins
6 4 (2.82%) LoadRunner
6 4 (2.82%) SpecFlow
6 4 (2.82%) Zephyr
7 3 (2.11%) IntelliJ
7 3 (2.11%) Maven
7 3 (2.11%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.41%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.41%) JUnit
8 2 (1.41%) Subversion
9 1 (0.70%) TestDirector
9 1 (0.70%) Toad
General
1 48 (33.80%) Finance
2 17 (11.97%) Banking
3 10 (7.04%) Retail
4 7 (4.93%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.82%) Back Office
5 4 (2.82%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.70%) Billing
6 1 (0.70%) Czech Language
6 1 (0.70%) Games
6 1 (0.70%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.70%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.70%) Legal
6 1 (0.70%) Marketing
6 1 (0.70%) Military
6 1 (0.70%) Publishing
6 1 (0.70%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.63%) .NET
1 8 (5.63%) XML
2 6 (4.23%) Web Services
3 4 (2.82%) SOAP
4 3 (2.11%) HTML
4 3 (2.11%) REST
4 3 (2.11%) Spring Boot
5 2 (1.41%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.41%) Java EE
5 2 (1.41%) JSON
5 2 (1.41%) Node.js
5 2 (1.41%) PostGIS
5 2 (1.41%) RESTful
6 1 (0.70%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.70%) Apache Camel
6 1 (0.70%) Behat
6 1 (0.70%) CSS
6 1 (0.70%) Gherkin
6 1 (0.70%) JMS
6 1 (0.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.52%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (3.52%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (2.82%) Equities
2 4 (2.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (2.11%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.11%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.41%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.41%) Credit Risk
4 2 (1.41%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.70%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.70%) Derivative
5 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.70%) EPoS
5 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.70%) NHS
5 1 (0.70%) PKI
5 1 (0.70%) Psychology
5 1 (0.70%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 17 (11.97%) Windows
2 8 (5.63%) Windows Server
3 7 (4.93%) Solaris
4 6 (4.23%) Linux
4 6 (4.23%) Unix
5 5 (3.52%) AIX
6 2 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.70%) Android
7 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.70%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.70%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (30.99%) Test Scripting
3 41 (28.87%) User Acceptance Testing
4 25 (17.61%) Regression Testing
5 19 (13.38%) Defect Management
6 18 (12.68%) Software Testing
7 17 (11.97%) Migration
8 16 (11.27%) Automation Testing
8 16 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (10.56%) Manual Testing
9 15 (10.56%) Non-Functional Testing
9 15 (10.56%) Performance Testing
9 15 (10.56%) Test Strategy
9 15 (10.56%) Validation
10 13 (9.15%) ETL
10 13 (9.15%) System Integration Testing
10 13 (9.15%) Test Management
11 11 (7.75%) Functional Testing
11 11 (7.75%) Test Automation
11 11 (7.75%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 38 (26.76%) SQL
2 20 (14.08%) Java
3 9 (6.34%) C#
4 4 (2.82%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.82%) Python
4 4 (2.82%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.11%) VB
6 1 (0.70%) Ada
6 1 (0.70%) C
6 1 (0.70%) Groovy
6 1 (0.70%) PHP
6 1 (0.70%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.70%) R
6 1 (0.70%) Ruby
6 1 (0.70%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (21.83%) ISEB
2 29 (20.42%) ISTQB
3 16 (11.27%) Security Cleared
4 14 (9.86%) SC Cleared
5 10 (7.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 9 (6.34%) Degree
7 4 (2.82%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (2.11%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.41%) MCP
9 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.70%) HND
10 1 (0.70%) MCSE
10 1 (0.70%) OCP
10 1 (0.70%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.70%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (25.35%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.23%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (2.11%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 14 (9.86%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (3.52%) Control-M
3 2 (1.41%) SCCM
4 1 (0.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (0.70%) SCOM
4 1 (0.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (11.97%) Oracle
2 9 (6.34%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.23%) HP
4 5 (3.52%) Dell
4 5 (3.52%) SAP
5 3 (2.11%) Cisco
5 3 (2.11%) VMware
6 2 (1.41%) Murex
6 2 (1.41%) NETGEAR
6 2 (1.41%) Siebel
7 1 (0.70%) Apple
7 1 (0.70%) ATG
7 1 (0.70%) Capita
7 1 (0.70%) Forcepoint
7 1 (0.70%) IBM
7 1 (0.70%) Informatica
7 1 (0.70%) NetApp
7 1 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.70%) SOASTA, Inc
7 1 (0.70%) Talend
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