The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Test Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 23 April 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 South East 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 235 223 226
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 17 12 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.15% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 7
Average daily rate £314 £301 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.23% +7.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £279 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £375 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £314 £320 £312
% change year-on-year
-1.87% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8845 7863 9825
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.80% 92.28% 92.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4875 3933 4424
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 472 614 707
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £39.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Senior Test Analyst
England

Senior Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Senior Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Senior Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Senior Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Senior Test Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Test Analyst across the South East region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Senior Test Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Senior Test Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Senior Test Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Senior Test Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +6 9 £314 -21.50% 1
Surrey -8 3 £370 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £250 -
East Sussex - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 2
Senior Test Analyst
England

Senior Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 18 (52.94%) Test Scripting
2 16 (47.06%) SC Cleared
2 16 (47.06%) Security Cleared
3 14 (41.18%) ISEB
4 12 (35.29%) SQL
4 12 (35.29%) Windows
5 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
6 8 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (23.53%) Windows 7
6 8 (23.53%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (17.65%) Test Automation
7 6 (17.65%) Windows XP
7 6 (17.65%) Oracle
7 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
7 6 (17.65%) Scrum
8 5 (14.71%) Software Testing
8 5 (14.71%) VMware
8 5 (14.71%) ISTQB
8 5 (14.71%) MS Office
8 5 (14.71%) LAN
8 5 (14.71%) Cisco
8 5 (14.71%) UNIX
8 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
8 5 (14.71%) TestDirector
9 4 (11.76%) QuickTest Pro
9 4 (11.76%) Veritas
9 4 (11.76%) Citrix
9 4 (11.76%) WinRunner
9 4 (11.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 4 (11.76%) AIX

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (11.76%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Office
2 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.94%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) TestDirector
2 4 (11.76%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (11.76%) WinRunner
2 4 (11.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (11.76%) Selenium
3 2 (5.88%) SpecFlow
3 2 (5.88%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.88%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.94%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (2.94%) Bugzilla
4 1 (2.94%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Local Government
3 1 (2.94%) Automotive
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) .NET
2 2 (5.88%) SOAP
2 2 (5.88%) Gherkin
2 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.94%) WCF
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Streams
3 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Clustering
2 1 (2.94%) Telematics
2 1 (2.94%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.94%) AS400
2 1 (2.94%) Replication
2 1 (2.94%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 12 (35.29%) Windows
2 8 (23.53%) Windows 7
3 6 (17.65%) Windows XP
4 5 (14.71%) UNIX
5 4 (11.76%) AIX
5 4 (11.76%) Windows 2000
5 4 (11.76%) Windows Vista
5 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.94%) Android
7 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.94%) Solaris
7 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Test Scripting
2 8 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (17.65%) Test Automation
3 6 (17.65%) Scrum
4 5 (14.71%) Software Testing
5 4 (11.76%) Validation
5 4 (11.76%) V-Model
5 4 (11.76%) Waterfall
5 4 (11.76%) Release Management
6 3 (8.82%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.88%) Automated Testing
7 2 (5.88%) Migration
7 2 (5.88%) Test Strategy
7 2 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.88%) BDD
7 2 (5.88%) Manual Testing
8 1 (2.94%) Performance Testing
8 1 (2.94%) Test Management
8 1 (2.94%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) SQL
2 3 (8.82%) C#
3 1 (2.94%) Delphi
3 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (47.06%) SC Cleared
1 16 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 14 (41.18%) ISEB
3 5 (14.71%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (11.76%) Netcool
2 4 (11.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (11.76%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle
3 5 (14.71%) VMware
3 5 (14.71%) Cisco
4 4 (11.76%) Veritas
4 4 (11.76%) Citrix
4 4 (11.76%) McAfee
5 1 (2.94%) Appcelerator
5 1 (2.94%) Capita
5 1 (2.94%) IBM
5 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
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