The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Test Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lead Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Test Analyst
Rank 396 402 399
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Test Analyst 10 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.047% 0.043% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.045% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 6
Average daily rate £408 £448 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.93% -5.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £200 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £565 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £300 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.83% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Lead Test Analyst
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 London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20120 19835 20493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.69% 94.52% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 14240 14068 13851
Average daily rate £450 £445 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +2.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 309 331 399
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.70 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.41% -6.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Lead Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Lead Test Analyst in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Lead Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

Lead Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Lead Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in London

Lead Test Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lead Test Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Lead Test Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in London

Lead Test Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Lead Test Analyst across the London region.

Lead Test Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in London

Lead Test Analyst
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Test Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Croydon - 2 £338 -
City of London +45 1 £400 +60.00% 1
Lead Test Analyst
England

Lead Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Lead 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 Lead Test Analyst in their job title.

1 8 (42.11%) Banking
2 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) QA
2 6 (31.58%) Test Scripting
2 6 (31.58%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (26.32%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (21.05%) SQL
4 4 (21.05%) ISEB
4 4 (21.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (21.05%) Manual Testing
4 4 (21.05%) ISTQB
4 4 (21.05%) Retail
5 3 (15.79%) Investment Banking
5 3 (15.79%) Automated Testing
5 3 (15.79%) JIRA
5 3 (15.79%) HP UFT
5 3 (15.79%) ETL
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.79%) MS Office
5 3 (15.79%) Finance
5 3 (15.79%) Gherkin
5 3 (15.79%) Defect Management
6 2 (10.53%) Capybara
6 2 (10.53%) Office 365
6 2 (10.53%) Test Planning
6 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
6 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
6 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.53%) Scrum

Lead Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Lead 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 Lead Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Big Data
1 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) HP UFT
1 3 (15.79%) JIRA
2 2 (10.53%) Capybara
2 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
2 2 (10.53%) Selenium
3 1 (5.26%) Appium
3 1 (5.26%) SpecFlow
3 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (42.11%) Banking
2 4 (21.05%) Retail
3 3 (15.79%) Finance
3 3 (15.79%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Front Office
4 1 (5.26%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Gherkin
2 2 (10.53%) FIXML
2 2 (10.53%) FpML
2 2 (10.53%) XML
3 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.26%) Credit Risk
3 1 (5.26%) Derivative
3 1 (5.26%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (31.58%) Test Scripting
1 6 (31.58%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (21.05%) Manual Testing
3 3 (15.79%) Automated Testing
3 3 (15.79%) Defect Management
3 3 (15.79%) ETL
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.53%) Scrum
4 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
4 2 (10.53%) Test Planning
4 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
4 2 (10.53%) Time Management
5 1 (5.26%) Analytics
5 1 (5.26%) Business Transformation
5 1 (5.26%) Functional Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) Ruby
3 1 (5.26%) C#
3 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) ISEB
1 4 (21.05%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Murex
3 1 (5.26%) HP