The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Test Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 88 81 91
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.15% 0.084% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.091% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£295 - £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Senior Test Analyst
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1280 1101 1258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 93.16% 92.99% 90.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 800 558 617
Average daily rate £330 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 86 96
Average hourly rate £14.25 £17.50 £18.28
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.57% -4.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.98 £10.43 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £31.30 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

Senior Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Senior Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Senior Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Senior Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Senior Test Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
(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
Altrincham - - - -
Senior Test Analyst
North West

Senior Test Analyst
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (20.00%) System Testing
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) hybris
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Retail
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) SOA
1 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Test Management
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (20.00%) System Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) hybris