The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Senior Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 149 146 113
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -33
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 5 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.17% 0.22% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.23% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Median daily rate £375 £290 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £272 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £378 £295
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -
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 Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2892 3031 2228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.72% 95.22% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1885 2051 1347
Median daily rate £385 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £495 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 151 119
Median hourly rate £13.28 £12.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.24% -10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.43 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £40.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Senior Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Yorkshire region that featured Senior Test Analyst in the job title.

Senior Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Senior Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Senior Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Senior Test Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Senior Test Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Senior Test Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Test Analyst within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +6 3 £300 +12.14% 3
North Yorkshire - 1 £375 - 2
Senior Test Analyst
England

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, Senior Test Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Senior Test Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (50.00%) ISEB
2 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
2 5 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
2 5 (41.67%) Test Planning
2 5 (41.67%) System Integration Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (25.00%) IVR
4 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 3 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 3 (25.00%) BDD
4 3 (25.00%) SoapUI
4 3 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (25.00%) Selenium
5 2 (16.67%) QA
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Engineering
5 2 (16.67%) SpecFlow
5 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 2 (16.67%) SDLC
5 2 (16.67%) ETL
5 2 (16.67%) SAS
5 2 (16.67%) XML
5 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Selenium
1 3 (25.00%) SoapUI
1 3 (25.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (16.67%) SpecFlow
3 1 (8.33%) JIRA
3 1 (8.33%) Maven
3 1 (8.33%) MSTest
3 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (16.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) IVR
2 1 (8.33%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) System Integration Testing
1 5 (41.67%) Test Planning
1 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
1 5 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) BDD
3 3 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 3 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 2 (16.67%) ETL
4 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) Quality Management
4 2 (16.67%) SDLC
4 2 (16.67%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) ISEB
2 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) HP Quality Center