The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Test Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands 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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 115 116 97
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.085% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.094% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£303 £328 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.63% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £319 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.96% -8.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Senior Test Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2225 2132 1621
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.44% 90.99% 91.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1364 1093 750
Average daily rate £363 £345 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.07% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 194 131
Average hourly rate £16.60 £16.00 £16.85
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -5.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £8.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

Senior Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Senior Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Senior Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Test Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Test Analyst across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Senior Test Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Senior Test Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Senior Test Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Test Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
Solihull - 2 £380 -
Birmingham -3 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £225 - 1
Senior Test Analyst
England

Senior Test Analyst
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) ATG
4 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (16.67%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (16.67%) System Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Magento
4 1 (16.67%) hybris
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 (16.67%) SAP IS-U
1 1 (16.67%) Magento
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) System Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) SAP
1 1 (16.67%) HP
1 1 (16.67%) ATG
1 1 (16.67%) hybris