The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 64 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.28% 0.17% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£373 £313 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
-5.38% +0.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
669 538 522
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 94.76% 93.08% 91.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 464 334 269
Average daily rate £350 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £201 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £467
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 29 35
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £18.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

Senior Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Senior Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Senior Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Senior Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Senior 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 Senior Test Analyst within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
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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
South Wales -10 1 £325 +3.83% 1
West Wales - 1 £420 -
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Senior Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Selenium
3 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Load Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (50.00%) V-Model
3 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (50.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Scala
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) User Stories
4 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (25.00%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) TestNG
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) .NET

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) TestNG
3 1 (25.00%) Ant
3 1 (25.00%) JUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) JMeter
3 1 (25.00%) Bugzilla
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Maven
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (50.00%) V-Model
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Scala
2 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft