The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 381 386 333
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -53
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 27 31 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.13% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.14% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 22 49
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£450 £438 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £326 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £548 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21167 21997 24240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.81% 92.33% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 14614 14966 15702
Average daily rate £425 £445 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 391 476 629
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.86 £43.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.35 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.89% -3.61%
Senior Test Analyst
England

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 10 July 2014.

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 10 July 2014. 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 +18 9 £525 +23.52% 4
Canary Wharf - - - -
Croydon - - - - 1
Dagenham - - - - 1
Senior Test Analyst
England

Senior Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 24 (36.92%) User Acceptance Testing
2 23 (35.38%) SQL
3 21 (32.31%) QA
4 19 (29.23%) Selenium
5 17 (26.15%) Finance
6 16 (24.62%) Test Scripting
7 15 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (23.08%) Software Testing
8 14 (21.54%) TDD
8 14 (21.54%) Test Automation
9 13 (20.00%) Banking
9 13 (20.00%) Java
10 12 (18.46%) Investment Banking
10 12 (18.46%) Automation Testing
11 11 (16.92%) BDD
12 10 (15.38%) Cucumber
12 10 (15.38%) Integration Testing
12 10 (15.38%) ISEB
13 9 (13.85%) Automated Testing
13 9 (13.85%) Scrum
14 8 (12.31%) Ruby
14 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
14 8 (12.31%) QuickTest Pro
14 8 (12.31%) Test Strategy
14 8 (12.31%) Jenkins
15 7 (10.77%) ETL
15 7 (10.77%) Oracle
15 7 (10.77%) Visual Studio
15 7 (10.77%) XML
16 6 (9.23%) C#

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 4 (6.15%) Apache
2 3 (4.62%) Confluence
3 2 (3.08%) Node.js
4 1 (1.54%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.08%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.54%) Misys Midas
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.54%) LatentZero
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) HTTPS
2 2 (3.08%) HTTP
3 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.54%) DNS
3 1 (1.54%) SAN
3 1 (1.54%) Firewall
3 1 (1.54%) Wireshark
3 1 (1.54%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.62%) MySQL
2 3 (4.62%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.62%) QlikView
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.54%) DB2
4 1 (1.54%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.54%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.54%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (1.54%) Pentaho
4 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.54%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (29.23%) Selenium
2 10 (15.38%) Cucumber
3 8 (12.31%) Jenkins
3 8 (12.31%) QuickTest Pro
4 7 (10.77%) Visual Studio
5 6 (9.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (7.69%) FitNesse
6 5 (7.69%) JIRA
6 5 (7.69%) WebDriver
7 4 (6.15%) WATIR
7 4 (6.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (4.62%) Sahi
9 2 (3.08%) TeamCity
9 2 (3.08%) Git (software)
9 2 (3.08%) CruiseControl
9 2 (3.08%) Maven
9 2 (3.08%) Hudson
9 2 (3.08%) SoapUI
10 1 (1.54%) RIATest
10 1 (1.54%) DbUnit
General
1 17 (26.15%) Finance
2 13 (20.00%) Banking
3 12 (18.46%) Investment Banking
4 6 (9.23%) Front Office
5 2 (3.08%) Advertising
6 1 (1.54%) Back Office
6 1 (1.54%) Local Government
6 1 (1.54%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.77%) XML
2 4 (6.15%) HTML
2 4 (6.15%) Web Services
3 3 (4.62%) AngularJS
3 3 (4.62%) .NET
3 3 (4.62%) LAMP
4 2 (3.08%) Gherkin
4 2 (3.08%) Mustache
4 2 (3.08%) Sass
4 2 (3.08%) ISPF
5 1 (1.54%) JSON
5 1 (1.54%) Apache Flex
5 1 (1.54%) WCF
5 1 (1.54%) LINQ
5 1 (1.54%) RESTful
5 1 (1.54%) HTML5
5 1 (1.54%) REST
5 1 (1.54%) Regular Expression
5 1 (1.54%) WinForms
5 1 (1.54%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.69%) Derivative
2 3 (4.62%) Open Source
3 2 (3.08%) Video on Demand
3 2 (3.08%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (3.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (3.08%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.08%) Fixed Income
3 2 (3.08%) Equities
3 2 (3.08%) Credit Derivative
3 2 (3.08%) IPTV
4 1 (1.54%) Streaming Video
4 1 (1.54%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (1.54%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.54%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.69%) Linux
1 5 (7.69%) Android
2 4 (6.15%) Windows
3 3 (4.62%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.08%) UNIX
5 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (36.92%) User Acceptance Testing
2 16 (24.62%) Test Scripting
3 15 (23.08%) Software Testing
3 15 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (21.54%) TDD
4 14 (21.54%) Test Automation
5 12 (18.46%) Automation Testing
6 11 (16.92%) BDD
7 10 (15.38%) Integration Testing
8 9 (13.85%) Automated Testing
8 9 (13.85%) Scrum
9 8 (12.31%) Test Strategy
10 7 (10.77%) ETL
11 6 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (7.69%) Manual Testing
12 5 (7.69%) Analytics
12 5 (7.69%) CRM
12 5 (7.69%) E-Commerce
13 4 (6.15%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (6.15%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 23 (35.38%) SQL
2 13 (20.00%) Java
3 8 (12.31%) Ruby
4 6 (9.23%) C#
5 3 (4.62%) PHP
6 2 (3.08%) COBOL
6 2 (3.08%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.08%) VBScript
6 2 (3.08%) VB
7 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (15.38%) ISEB
2 6 (9.23%) ISTQB
3 4 (6.15%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.62%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.08%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.54%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (32.31%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) EMIR
2 1 (1.54%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 6 (9.23%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.54%) Control-M
Vendors
1 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.77%) Oracle
3 5 (7.69%) HP
4 2 (3.08%) Apple
4 2 (3.08%) Charles River
4 2 (3.08%) Sybase
4 2 (3.08%) IBM
5 1 (1.54%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.54%) SAP
5 1 (1.54%) Adobe
5 1 (1.54%) Murex
5 1 (1.54%) Calypso
5 1 (1.54%) Thunderhead
5 1 (1.54%) thinkFolio
5 1 (1.54%) Avaloq
5 1 (1.54%) Tradeweb
5 1 (1.54%) MarketAxess
5 1 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.54%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.54%) Informatica
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