The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 357 378 387
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 49 31 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 23 20
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£425 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £545 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Senior 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
21158 21596 21711
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 91.94% 92.92% 92.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 14783 14965 14719
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 357 391 469
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £11.00 £12.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.40 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

Senior Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Senior Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Senior Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in London

Senior Test Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Test Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Senior Test Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in London

Senior Test Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Senior Test Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in London

Senior 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 Senior Test Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 2 July 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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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
City of London +1 15 £463 -11.90% 8
Croydon - 5 - -
Feltham - 1 £365 -
Hammersmith - 1 £300 -
Senior Test Analyst
England

Senior Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 39 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (37.78%) Finance
2 34 (37.78%) SQL
3 25 (27.78%) Banking
4 24 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 21 (23.33%) Test Scripting
5 21 (23.33%) Selenium
6 20 (22.22%) Test Automation
7 18 (20.00%) Cucumber
8 15 (16.67%) QA
8 15 (16.67%) Software Testing
9 14 (15.56%) .NET
9 14 (15.56%) Java
10 13 (14.44%) Investment Banking
10 13 (14.44%) Migration
10 13 (14.44%) JIRA
10 13 (14.44%) HP Quality Center
11 12 (13.33%) Scrum
12 10 (11.11%) BDD
12 10 (11.11%) Automated Testing
12 10 (11.11%) ISEB
12 10 (11.11%) E-Commerce
12 10 (11.11%) Microsoft
13 9 (10.00%) Regression Testing
13 9 (10.00%) Web Services
13 9 (10.00%) Retail
13 9 (10.00%) Test Strategy
13 9 (10.00%) SDLC
14 8 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (8.89%) Integration Testing

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 (2.22%) CMS
2 1 (1.11%) Confluence
2 1 (1.11%) JBoss
2 1 (1.11%) Documentum
2 1 (1.11%) CICS
Applications
1 6 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.11%) LatentZero
2 1 (1.11%) thinkFolio
2 1 (1.11%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (4.44%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.33%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.33%) QlikView
5 2 (2.22%) MySQL
5 2 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.11%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.11%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (23.33%) Selenium
2 18 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 13 (14.44%) JIRA
4 7 (7.78%) HP UFT
5 4 (4.44%) JBehave
5 4 (4.44%) SoapUI
6 3 (3.33%) Geb
6 3 (3.33%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.22%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.22%) LoadRunner
7 2 (2.22%) Subversion
7 2 (2.22%) Zephyr
7 2 (2.22%) SpecFlow
7 2 (2.22%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.22%) Calabash
8 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (1.11%) Maven
8 1 (1.11%) Ant
8 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (37.78%) Finance
2 25 (27.78%) Banking
3 13 (14.44%) Investment Banking
4 9 (10.00%) Retail
5 4 (4.44%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.33%) Marketing
7 2 (2.22%) Front Office
7 2 (2.22%) Back Office
8 1 (1.11%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.11%) Legal
8 1 (1.11%) Advertising
8 1 (1.11%) Games
8 1 (1.11%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.56%) .NET
2 9 (10.00%) Web Services
3 8 (8.89%) XML
4 7 (7.78%) SOAP
4 7 (7.78%) Gherkin
5 5 (5.56%) REST
6 3 (3.33%) .NET Framework
6 3 (3.33%) JSON
6 3 (3.33%) MSMQ
7 2 (2.22%) Middleware
7 2 (2.22%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.22%) Entity Framework
7 2 (2.22%) HTML
7 2 (2.22%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.11%) Android SDK
8 1 (1.11%) Velocity
8 1 (1.11%) YAML
8 1 (1.11%) RESTful
8 1 (1.11%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.44%) Credit Risk
3 3 (3.33%) Market Risk
4 2 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.22%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.11%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.11%) NHS
5 1 (1.11%) DTV
5 1 (1.11%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.11%) VSAM
5 1 (1.11%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.11%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.11%) New Media
5 1 (1.11%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.44%) UNIX
1 4 (4.44%) Android
2 3 (3.33%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.33%) Windows
2 3 (3.33%) Linux
3 1 (1.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 21 (23.33%) Test Scripting
4 20 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 15 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 13 (14.44%) Migration
7 12 (13.33%) Scrum
8 10 (11.11%) Automated Testing
8 10 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 10 (11.11%) BDD
9 9 (10.00%) Test Strategy
9 9 (10.00%) Regression Testing
9 9 (10.00%) SDLC
10 8 (8.89%) Risk Management
10 8 (8.89%) Integration Testing
11 7 (7.78%) Manual Testing
11 7 (7.78%) Waterfall
12 6 (6.67%) Automation Testing
12 6 (6.67%) Performance Testing
12 6 (6.67%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (37.78%) SQL
2 14 (15.56%) Java
3 8 (8.89%) C#
4 5 (5.56%) VBA
4 5 (5.56%) Ruby
5 4 (4.44%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.11%) COBOL
6 1 (1.11%) Groovy
6 1 (1.11%) SELCOPY
6 1 (1.11%) JCL
Qualifications
1 10 (11.11%) ISEB
2 8 (8.89%) ISTQB
3 4 (4.44%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (3.33%) Degree
5 1 (1.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (14.44%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.11%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 10 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.78%) Oracle
3 3 (3.33%) Sybase
3 3 (3.33%) Business Objects
3 3 (3.33%) HP
4 1 (1.11%) Ericsson
4 1 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.11%) VMware
4 1 (1.11%) Vertica
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