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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 504 505 428
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -77
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 69 66 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.14% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.15% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 46 98
Average daily rate
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£363 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £314 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +5.46%
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
47442 44830 50194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.03% 92.84% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 29510 27391 28804
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1899 1942 2459
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.03 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.11% -10.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 30 £413 -1.78% 3
South East -3 13 £325 +1.56% 6
South West -18 8 £338 +3.84% 1
Yorkshire -1 5 £281 -13.46% 2
North West 0 4 £326 -
East Midlands - 4 £288 -
West Midlands -17 3 £375 -6.25%
East of England -32 2 £263 - 1
Midlands - - - -
Senior Test Analyst
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Senior Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 58 (38.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 53 (35.33%) Test Scripting
3 50 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (33.33%) SQL
4 42 (28.00%) Software Testing
5 41 (27.33%) Microsoft
6 36 (24.00%) ISEB
7 33 (22.00%) Finance
8 32 (21.33%) Selenium
8 32 (21.33%) QA
9 31 (20.67%) Team Foundation Server
10 30 (20.00%) Security Cleared
11 29 (19.33%) SC Cleared
12 27 (18.00%) ISTQB
13 26 (17.33%) Test Management
14 22 (14.67%) C#
15 20 (13.33%) BDD
16 19 (12.67%) HP Quality Center
16 19 (12.67%) Test Automation
16 19 (12.67%) Java
16 19 (12.67%) Visual Studio
16 19 (12.67%) Scrum
16 19 (12.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 18 (12.00%) Automation Testing
17 18 (12.00%) Test Strategy
18 17 (11.33%) Automated Testing
19 15 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
19 15 (10.00%) Regression Testing
19 15 (10.00%) XML
20 14 (9.33%) Oracle

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 (1.33%) ColdFusion
2 1 (0.67%) CMS
2 1 (0.67%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (0.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (0.67%) IIS
2 1 (0.67%) IBM Notes
2 1 (0.67%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (0.67%) Apache
2 1 (0.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.67%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (5.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.33%) Mingle
3 1 (0.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.33%) Magento
2 2 (1.33%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (1.33%) assyst
3 1 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.67%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.67%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.67%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.67%) TRIRIGA
3 1 (0.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.33%) DNS
1 2 (1.33%) Wireshark
2 1 (0.67%) Network Security
2 1 (0.67%) tcpdump
2 1 (0.67%) HTTP
2 1 (0.67%) SAN
2 1 (0.67%) Internet
2 1 (0.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (2.67%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.00%) QlikView
4 2 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.67%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (0.67%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.67%) Pentaho
5 1 (0.67%) Big Data
5 1 (0.67%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (0.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 32 (21.33%) Selenium
2 31 (20.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (12.67%) Visual Studio
4 15 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 11 (7.33%) Cucumber
6 9 (6.00%) SpecFlow
7 8 (5.33%) JIRA
8 7 (4.67%) WebDriver
8 7 (4.67%) FitNesse
9 5 (3.33%) TestDirector
10 3 (2.00%) JUnit
10 3 (2.00%) WATIR
10 3 (2.00%) JMeter
10 3 (2.00%) Bugzilla
10 3 (2.00%) Hudson
10 3 (2.00%) Sahi
11 2 (1.33%) Selenium IDE
11 2 (1.33%) MSTest
11 2 (1.33%) Jenkins
11 2 (1.33%) Mercurial
General
1 33 (22.00%) Finance
2 14 (9.33%) Banking
3 10 (6.67%) Investment Banking
4 5 (3.33%) Front Office
5 3 (2.00%) Retail
6 2 (1.33%) Local Government
6 2 (1.33%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.67%) Billing
7 1 (0.67%) Back Office
7 1 (0.67%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.00%) XML
2 11 (7.33%) Gherkin
3 10 (6.67%) .NET
4 4 (2.67%) Web Services
5 2 (1.33%) HTML
5 2 (1.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.33%) RESTful
6 1 (0.67%) HTML5
6 1 (0.67%) REST
6 1 (0.67%) CSS
6 1 (0.67%) SOAP
6 1 (0.67%) ODBC
6 1 (0.67%) Middleware
6 1 (0.67%) JMX
6 1 (0.67%) WinForms
6 1 (0.67%) Ajax
6 1 (0.67%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.67%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.67%) WCF
6 1 (0.67%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.67%) Open Source
3 3 (2.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.00%) Derivative
3 3 (2.00%) CMDB
4 2 (1.33%) Smart Meter
4 2 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (1.33%) Fixed Income
4 2 (1.33%) Credit Derivative
4 2 (1.33%) User Experience
5 1 (0.67%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.67%) IPTV
5 1 (0.67%) Equities
5 1 (0.67%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.67%) Streaming Video
5 1 (0.67%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (0.67%) Spread Betting
5 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.67%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.00%) Windows
2 6 (4.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (3.33%) UNIX
4 3 (2.00%) Android
4 3 (2.00%) Linux
4 3 (2.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.33%) Windows 2000
5 2 (1.33%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.33%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.67%) Solaris
6 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (38.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 53 (35.33%) Test Scripting
3 50 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (28.00%) Software Testing
5 26 (17.33%) Test Management
6 20 (13.33%) BDD
7 19 (12.67%) Scrum
7 19 (12.67%) Test Automation
8 18 (12.00%) Automation Testing
8 18 (12.00%) Test Strategy
9 17 (11.33%) Automated Testing
10 15 (10.00%) Regression Testing
11 14 (9.33%) TDD
11 14 (9.33%) Migration
11 14 (9.33%) Performance Testing
12 12 (8.00%) Integration Testing
13 11 (7.33%) Manual Testing
13 11 (7.33%) E-Commerce
14 9 (6.00%) Asset Management
14 9 (6.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 50 (33.33%) SQL
2 22 (14.67%) C#
3 19 (12.67%) Java
4 8 (5.33%) Ruby
5 3 (2.00%) Perl
5 3 (2.00%) VBScript
5 3 (2.00%) VB
6 2 (1.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.33%) Python
6 2 (1.33%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.33%) Scala
7 1 (0.67%) C++
7 1 (0.67%) Delphi
7 1 (0.67%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 36 (24.00%) ISEB
2 30 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 29 (19.33%) SC Cleared
4 27 (18.00%) ISTQB
5 19 (12.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (2.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (2.00%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (1.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.67%) Degree
9 1 (0.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (21.33%) QA
2 1 (0.67%) EMIR
2 1 (0.67%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.67%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (0.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (12.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 41 (27.33%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.33%) Oracle
3 8 (5.33%) HP
4 6 (4.00%) SAP
5 3 (2.00%) SolarWinds
5 3 (2.00%) hybris
6 2 (1.33%) Demandware
6 2 (1.33%) Cognos
6 2 (1.33%) IBM
6 2 (1.33%) Sybase
6 2 (1.33%) Charles River
6 2 (1.33%) ATG
7 1 (0.67%) Thunderhead
7 1 (0.67%) thinkFolio
7 1 (0.67%) Avaloq
7 1 (0.67%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.67%) Trayport
7 1 (0.67%) OpenLink
7 1 (0.67%) Lotus
7 1 (0.67%) Business Objects
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