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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Test Analyst
UK / England
Rank 520 507 518
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 57 84 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.19% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 54 47
Median daily rate £408 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £305 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £480 £449
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
39259 43355 43155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.68% 94.94% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 25755 27927 27633
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1348 1585 1746
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 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 -6 25 £448 +12.43% 3
East Midlands +15 13 £425 +33.85% 1
South East +13 10 £403 -3.01% 2
South West -1 3 £284 -15.77% 1
North West +18 2 £426 - 2
West Midlands -8 2 - -
Yorkshire +11 1 - - 5
East of England +5 1 £350 - 1
Senior Test Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 49 (41.53%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (32.20%) Test Scripting
3 30 (25.42%) User Acceptance Testing
4 29 (24.58%) Selenium
4 29 (24.58%) Finance
4 29 (24.58%) SQL
5 25 (21.19%) QA
6 22 (18.64%) ISTQB
7 21 (17.80%) Functional Testing
7 21 (17.80%) Retail
8 20 (16.95%) Regression Testing
8 20 (16.95%) ISEB
8 20 (16.95%) JIRA
9 18 (15.25%) Manual Testing
9 18 (15.25%) Non-Functional Testing
9 18 (15.25%) Java
10 17 (14.41%) Stakeholder Management
11 16 (13.56%) HP Quality Center
11 16 (13.56%) Test Management
11 16 (13.56%) Defect Management
12 15 (12.71%) Performance Testing
12 15 (12.71%) Cucumber
12 15 (12.71%) BDD
12 15 (12.71%) Scrum
13 14 (11.86%) Banking
13 14 (11.86%) Security Cleared
13 14 (11.86%) Software Testing
13 14 (11.86%) Mentoring
14 12 (10.17%) SC Cleared
14 12 (10.17%) Test Automation

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 2 (1.69%) Confluence
2 1 (0.85%) Drupal
2 1 (0.85%) IIS
2 1 (0.85%) JBoss
2 1 (0.85%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (3.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.39%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.69%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.85%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (0.85%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.85%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.85%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.39%) Internet
2 2 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (1.69%) Firewall
2 2 (1.69%) MPLS
3 1 (0.85%) FTP
3 1 (0.85%) HTTP
3 1 (0.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.24%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.39%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (3.39%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (3.39%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.69%) DB2
4 2 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.69%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 29 (24.58%) Selenium
2 20 (16.95%) JIRA
3 15 (12.71%) Cucumber
4 11 (9.32%) HP UFT
5 8 (6.78%) WebDriver
6 6 (5.08%) Eclipse
6 6 (5.08%) LoadRunner
6 6 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (4.24%) JMeter
7 5 (4.24%) Visual Studio
8 4 (3.39%) Jenkins
8 4 (3.39%) JUnit
8 4 (3.39%) SoapUI
8 4 (3.39%) Subversion
9 3 (2.54%) Git (software)
9 3 (2.54%) SpecFlow
9 3 (2.54%) Zephyr
10 2 (1.69%) Bugzilla
10 2 (1.69%) eggPlant
10 2 (1.69%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 29 (24.58%) Finance
2 21 (17.80%) Retail
3 14 (11.86%) Banking
4 6 (5.08%) Retail Banking
5 5 (4.24%) Back Office
6 4 (3.39%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.54%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.85%) Czech Language
8 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.85%) Front Office
8 1 (0.85%) Marketing
8 1 (0.85%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.17%) XML
2 8 (6.78%) .NET
3 6 (5.08%) SOAP
4 5 (4.24%) REST
5 4 (3.39%) Web Services
6 3 (2.54%) HTML
6 3 (2.54%) JSON
7 2 (1.69%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.69%) CSS
7 2 (1.69%) Gherkin
7 2 (1.69%) RESTful
7 2 (1.69%) XML Messaging
8 1 (0.85%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.85%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.85%) Apache Camel
8 1 (0.85%) AppFabric
8 1 (0.85%) Behat
8 1 (0.85%) JMS
8 1 (0.85%) Spring
8 1 (0.85%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.39%) Mainframe
2 3 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.69%) Client/Server
3 2 (1.69%) Derivative
3 2 (1.69%) Fixed Income
3 2 (1.69%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.69%) OTC Derivatives
3 2 (1.69%) Reinsurance
4 1 (0.85%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.85%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.85%) EPoS
4 1 (0.85%) Fintech
4 1 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (0.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.17%) Windows
2 9 (7.63%) Unix
3 8 (6.78%) Linux
4 4 (3.39%) AIX
4 4 (3.39%) Solaris
5 3 (2.54%) Android
5 3 (2.54%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.54%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.69%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.69%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (41.53%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (32.20%) Test Scripting
3 30 (25.42%) User Acceptance Testing
4 21 (17.80%) Functional Testing
5 20 (16.95%) Regression Testing
6 18 (15.25%) Manual Testing
6 18 (15.25%) Non-Functional Testing
7 17 (14.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (13.56%) Defect Management
8 16 (13.56%) Test Management
9 15 (12.71%) BDD
9 15 (12.71%) Performance Testing
9 15 (12.71%) Scrum
10 14 (11.86%) Mentoring
10 14 (11.86%) Software Testing
11 12 (10.17%) Test Automation
12 10 (8.47%) Automation Testing
12 10 (8.47%) Migration
12 10 (8.47%) System Integration Testing
13 8 (6.78%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 29 (24.58%) SQL
2 18 (15.25%) Java
3 12 (10.17%) C#
4 5 (4.24%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.39%) Python
6 2 (1.69%) COBOL
6 2 (1.69%) JCL
6 2 (1.69%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.69%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.69%) VB
7 1 (0.85%) Ada
7 1 (0.85%) Groovy
7 1 (0.85%) PHP
7 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.85%) Ruby
7 1 (0.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (18.64%) ISTQB
2 20 (16.95%) ISEB
3 14 (11.86%) Security Cleared
4 12 (10.17%) SC Cleared
5 6 (5.08%) Degree
6 5 (4.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (2.54%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (21.19%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.85%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (3.39%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.69%) XenApp
2 2 (1.69%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (13.56%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (3.39%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9 (7.63%) Oracle
2 8 (6.78%) HP
2 8 (6.78%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.08%) Guidewire
4 4 (3.39%) Dell
4 4 (3.39%) IBM
5 2 (1.69%) Bloomberg
5 2 (1.69%) Cisco
5 2 (1.69%) eSpeed
5 2 (1.69%) ION Trading
5 2 (1.69%) NETGEAR
5 2 (1.69%) SAP
5 2 (1.69%) Siebel
5 2 (1.69%) Tradeweb
6 1 (0.85%) Apple
6 1 (0.85%) Capita
6 1 (0.85%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.85%) Citrix
6 1 (0.85%) TSYS
6 1 (0.85%) Workday
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