The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Test Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon 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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 47 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.26% 0.24% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £325 £260 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £314
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Senior Test Analyst
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon 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
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
361 404 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 92.56% 95.96% 84.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 289 203
Average daily rate £375 £438 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 10
Average hourly rate £12.50 £16.72 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.23% -33.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Senior Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Senior Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Senior Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Senior Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Senior Test Analyst
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 2 (66.67%) QA
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) V-Model
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Billing
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) W3C

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (33.33%) Billing
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) V-Model
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) HP