The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Test Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lead Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Test Analyst
Rank 64 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Test Analyst 10 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.54% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Average daily rate £308 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £300 £328
% change year-on-year
+5.83% -8.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Lead Test Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales 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
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
630 683 498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 96.77% 97.71% 96.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 440 422 274
Average daily rate £339 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £175 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 28 29
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £11.00 £13.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.29 £22.50 £103.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Lead Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Lead Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Lead Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Lead Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Lead Test Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Test Analyst within the Wales region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
South Wales - 10 £308 - 1
Lead Test Analyst
UK

Lead Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region that cited Lead 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 Lead Test Analyst in their job title.

1 10 (90.91%) MS Excel
1 10 (90.91%) MS Visio
1 10 (90.91%) MS Project
1 10 (90.91%) Software Testing
1 10 (90.91%) HL7
1 10 (90.91%) Test Management
1 10 (90.91%) Project Management
2 9 (81.82%) PRINCE2
3 8 (72.73%) HTML
4 7 (63.64%) ISTQB
4 7 (63.64%) XML
4 7 (63.64%) Functional Testing
4 7 (63.64%) Non-Functional Testing
4 7 (63.64%) Test Scripting
5 6 (54.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (54.55%) NHS
6 4 (36.36%) Disclosure Scotland
7 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
8 2 (18.18%) Finance
9 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
9 1 (9.09%) BeanShell
9 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
9 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (9.09%) Java
9 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
9 1 (9.09%) SQL
9 1 (9.09%) Oracle
9 1 (9.09%) Unix
9 1 (9.09%) Linux

Lead Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region that cited Lead 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 Lead Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 10 (90.91%) MS Excel
1 10 (90.91%) MS Project
1 10 (90.91%) MS Visio
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JMeter
1 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) HTML
2 7 (63.64%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) NHS
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Project Management
1 10 (90.91%) Software Testing
1 10 (90.91%) Test Management
2 9 (81.82%) PRINCE2
3 7 (63.64%) Functional Testing
3 7 (63.64%) Non-Functional Testing
3 7 (63.64%) Test Scripting
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) BeanShell
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) ISTQB
2 6 (54.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (90.91%) HL7
2 4 (36.36%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle