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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 360 366 333
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -33
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 40 39 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.17% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.19% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 32 26
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£388 £421 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.01% -6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £287 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £548 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £314 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.50% -0.31%
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
19993 21057 19155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.65% 92.96% 93.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 13823 14428 13062
Average daily rate £450 £425 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £271 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 366 401 395
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
-1.02% -0.87%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +25 13 £421 +10.49% 3
Chiswick - - - - 1
Surbiton - - - -
Senior Test Analyst
England

Senior Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 33 (50.77%) SQL
2 29 (44.62%) Finance
3 23 (35.38%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
5 17 (26.15%) Banking
6 16 (24.62%) Software Testing
7 15 (23.08%) Test Scripting
7 15 (23.08%) QA
8 13 (20.00%) Test Automation
9 11 (16.92%) Selenium
9 11 (16.92%) ISTQB
9 11 (16.92%) ISEB
9 11 (16.92%) .NET
10 10 (15.38%) Migration
10 10 (15.38%) JIRA
10 10 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
10 10 (15.38%) Cucumber
11 9 (13.85%) Investment Banking
11 9 (13.85%) Java
12 8 (12.31%) SOAP
13 7 (10.77%) Oracle
13 7 (10.77%) XML
13 7 (10.77%) Integration Testing
13 7 (10.77%) Waterfall
14 6 (9.23%) SoapUI
14 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (9.23%) Manual Testing
14 6 (9.23%) Data Migration
14 6 (9.23%) Web Services
14 6 (9.23%) Risk Management

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 1 (1.54%) CICS
1 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
1 1 (1.54%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.54%) LatentZero
2 1 (1.54%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.54%) thinkFolio
2 1 (1.54%) Eagle PACE
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 5 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.62%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.08%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (3.08%) QlikView
4 1 (1.54%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (16.92%) Selenium
2 10 (15.38%) JIRA
2 10 (15.38%) Cucumber
3 6 (9.23%) SoapUI
4 5 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (4.62%) Geb
6 2 (3.08%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.08%) Calabash
6 2 (3.08%) JMeter
6 2 (3.08%) WebDriver
6 2 (3.08%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.08%) Maven
7 1 (1.54%) Lombardi
7 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.54%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.54%) Subversion
7 1 (1.54%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.54%) Ant
7 1 (1.54%) JUnit
7 1 (1.54%) Eclipse
General
1 29 (44.62%) Finance
2 17 (26.15%) Banking
3 9 (13.85%) Investment Banking
4 4 (6.15%) Retail
5 2 (3.08%) Back Office
6 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.54%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.54%) Front Office
6 1 (1.54%) Legal
6 1 (1.54%) Advertising
6 1 (1.54%) Games
6 1 (1.54%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.92%) .NET
2 8 (12.31%) SOAP
3 7 (10.77%) XML
4 6 (9.23%) Web Services
5 5 (7.69%) REST
6 3 (4.62%) Gherkin
6 3 (4.62%) .NET Framework
6 3 (4.62%) MSMQ
7 2 (3.08%) Middleware
7 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.08%) AngularJS
7 2 (3.08%) HTML
7 2 (3.08%) Entity Framework
7 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.54%) Android SDK
8 1 (1.54%) JSON
8 1 (1.54%) Velocity
8 1 (1.54%) RESTful
8 1 (1.54%) COM
8 1 (1.54%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.15%) Credit Risk
3 3 (4.62%) Market Risk
4 2 (3.08%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.08%) Open Source
4 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.54%) NHS
5 1 (1.54%) DTV
5 1 (1.54%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.54%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.69%) UNIX
2 2 (3.08%) Android
3 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.54%) Linux
3 1 (1.54%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.38%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
3 16 (24.62%) Software Testing
4 15 (23.08%) Test Scripting
5 13 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 10 (15.38%) Migration
7 7 (10.77%) Integration Testing
7 7 (10.77%) Waterfall
8 6 (9.23%) Manual Testing
8 6 (9.23%) Data Migration
8 6 (9.23%) Risk Management
8 6 (9.23%) Regression Testing
9 5 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (7.69%) Scrum
9 5 (7.69%) Automated Testing
9 5 (7.69%) BDD
9 5 (7.69%) Test Strategy
10 4 (6.15%) System Testing
10 4 (6.15%) Automation Testing
10 4 (6.15%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 33 (50.77%) SQL
2 9 (13.85%) Java
3 3 (4.62%) C#
3 3 (4.62%) Ruby
4 2 (3.08%) VBA
4 2 (3.08%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.54%) COBOL
5 1 (1.54%) JCL
5 1 (1.54%) SELCOPY
Qualifications
1 11 (16.92%) ISEB
1 11 (16.92%) ISTQB
2 3 (4.62%) Degree
2 3 (4.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.54%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (23.08%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) Basel II
2 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 10 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.54%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 7 (10.77%) Oracle
2 6 (9.23%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.69%) HP
4 3 (4.62%) Sybase
4 3 (4.62%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.54%) Cognos
5 1 (1.54%) IBM
5 1 (1.54%) BMC
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