The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hertfordshire 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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 53 - 56
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.32% - 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% - 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £334 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.86% +11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -
Senior Test Analyst
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
610 777 613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.67% 91.74% 94.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 398 317
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £175 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 75 52
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Senior Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Senior Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Senior Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Test Analyst across the Hertfordshire region.

Senior Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Senior Test Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) V-Model
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (25.00%) Lawson
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Lawson
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (25.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) V-Model
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Ada
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle