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 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 498 510 450
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -60
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 85 72 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.16% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 54 43
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -15.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £255 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -1.71%
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
46651 45814 39905
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.34% 92.37% 92.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 28796 28459 23430
Average daily rate £400 £396 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.94% -0.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1839 1844 2046
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 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

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 April 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 April 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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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 35 £425 -8.10% 7
South East -17 15 £325 +18.18% 7
East of England +17 8 £300 -7.69% 1
North West -16 8 £295 -5.97% 3
East Midlands -2 5 £325 +27.54%
South West -11 5 £350 +7.69% 2
Yorkshire -26 4 £285 +14.00% 7
West Midlands - 3 £225 -
North East - 2 - -
Senior Test Analyst
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Senior Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 73 (46.50%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (33.76%) SQL
3 52 (33.12%) Finance
3 52 (33.12%) User Acceptance Testing
4 43 (27.39%) Software Testing
5 33 (21.02%) .NET
6 32 (20.38%) ISEB
7 31 (19.75%) ISTQB
8 30 (19.11%) Manual Testing
9 29 (18.47%) Test Scripting
10 27 (17.20%) Oracle
11 26 (16.56%) Test Automation
12 25 (15.92%) Selenium
13 22 (14.01%) QA
13 22 (14.01%) Cucumber
14 21 (13.38%) BDD
14 21 (13.38%) Scrum
15 20 (12.74%) HP Quality Center
16 19 (12.10%) Banking
17 18 (11.46%) Microsoft
18 17 (10.83%) Java
18 17 (10.83%) Migration
18 17 (10.83%) JIRA
19 16 (10.19%) Visual Studio
19 16 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
20 15 (9.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
20 15 (9.55%) E-Commerce
20 15 (9.55%) Test Strategy
21 14 (8.92%) Oracle Database
21 14 (8.92%) Waterfall

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (1.27%) WebLogic
1 2 (1.27%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.64%) Confluence
2 1 (0.64%) CICS
2 1 (0.64%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (7.01%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.55%) Markit EDM
2 3 (1.91%) Summit
3 1 (0.64%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.64%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.64%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (0.64%) Magento
3 1 (0.64%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.64%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.27%) Internet
2 1 (0.64%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.92%) Oracle Database
2 9 (5.73%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (3.82%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.55%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.91%) QlikView
6 2 (1.27%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (1.27%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.64%) DB2
7 1 (0.64%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.64%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (15.92%) Selenium
2 22 (14.01%) Cucumber
3 17 (10.83%) JIRA
4 16 (10.19%) Visual Studio
5 12 (7.64%) SoapUI
5 12 (7.64%) SpecFlow
6 9 (5.73%) QuickTest Pro
7 7 (4.46%) LoadRunner
7 7 (4.46%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (3.82%) WebDriver
9 5 (3.18%) Git (software)
9 5 (3.18%) Jenkins
10 4 (2.55%) Maven
11 3 (1.91%) Rational Functional Tester
11 3 (1.91%) Ant
11 3 (1.91%) JUnit
11 3 (1.91%) Calabash
11 3 (1.91%) Geb
12 2 (1.27%) Zephyr
12 2 (1.27%) Gerrit
General
1 52 (33.12%) Finance
2 19 (12.10%) Banking
3 10 (6.37%) Investment Banking
4 9 (5.73%) Retail
5 2 (1.27%) Back Office
5 2 (1.27%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.27%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.64%) Marketing
6 1 (0.64%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.64%) Legal
6 1 (0.64%) Advertising
6 1 (0.64%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (21.02%) .NET
2 14 (8.92%) SOAP
3 12 (7.64%) Web Services
4 11 (7.01%) XML
5 7 (4.46%) .NET Framework
5 7 (4.46%) Gherkin
6 5 (3.18%) REST
7 4 (2.55%) AngularJS
8 3 (1.91%) HTML
8 3 (1.91%) MSMQ
9 2 (1.27%) WSDL
9 2 (1.27%) JAXB
9 2 (1.27%) JSON
9 2 (1.27%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.27%) Spring
9 2 (1.27%) Ajax
9 2 (1.27%) Entity Framework
9 2 (1.27%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (0.64%) Android SDK
10 1 (0.64%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (1.91%) Mobile App
2 3 (1.91%) Credit Risk
2 3 (1.91%) Market Risk
3 2 (1.27%) Data Integration
3 2 (1.27%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.27%) Open Source
4 1 (0.64%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.64%) New Media
4 1 (0.64%) iSeries
4 1 (0.64%) EPoS
4 1 (0.64%) NHS
4 1 (0.64%) DTV
4 1 (0.64%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.64%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.64%) VSAM
4 1 (0.64%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.64%) UNIX
2 4 (2.55%) Linux
3 3 (1.91%) Windows
4 2 (1.27%) Android
4 2 (1.27%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.27%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.64%) zOS
5 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (46.50%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (33.12%) User Acceptance Testing
3 43 (27.39%) Software Testing
4 30 (19.11%) Manual Testing
5 29 (18.47%) Test Scripting
6 26 (16.56%) Test Automation
7 21 (13.38%) BDD
7 21 (13.38%) Scrum
8 17 (10.83%) Migration
9 15 (9.55%) E-Commerce
9 15 (9.55%) Test Strategy
10 14 (8.92%) Waterfall
10 14 (8.92%) Test Management
11 13 (8.28%) Integration Testing
12 12 (7.64%) Mentoring
13 10 (6.37%) TDD
13 10 (6.37%) Automated Testing
14 9 (5.73%) Regression Testing
15 8 (5.10%) CRM
15 8 (5.10%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (33.76%) SQL
2 17 (10.83%) Java
3 14 (8.92%) C#
4 12 (7.64%) Ruby
5 5 (3.18%) PL/SQL
6 4 (2.55%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.55%) Python
7 3 (1.91%) Perl
7 3 (1.91%) C++
7 3 (1.91%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.27%) VBA
9 1 (0.64%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.64%) JCL
9 1 (0.64%) COBOL
9 1 (0.64%) SELCOPY
9 1 (0.64%) Groovy
9 1 (0.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (20.38%) ISEB
2 31 (19.75%) ISTQB
3 15 (9.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 12 (7.64%) Security Cleared
5 5 (3.18%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.91%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.91%) Degree
7 1 (0.64%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (14.01%) QA
2 1 (0.64%) HL7
2 1 (0.64%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.64%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.64%) VMware ESX
1 1 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (12.74%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.64%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 27 (17.20%) Oracle
2 18 (11.46%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.82%) HP
4 5 (3.18%) Business Objects
5 3 (1.91%) IBM
5 3 (1.91%) Sybase
6 2 (1.27%) Informatica
6 2 (1.27%) ESRI
7 1 (0.64%) ATG
7 1 (0.64%) Perforce
7 1 (0.64%) VMware
7 1 (0.64%) Teradata
7 1 (0.64%) Google
7 1 (0.64%) Coremetrics
7 1 (0.64%) hybris
7 1 (0.64%) TSYS
7 1 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
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