The median contractor rate for a Senior Test Analyst was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Test Analyst
England / East Midlands
Rank 89 - 96
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 10 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.68% - 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% - 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £425 - £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £350 £310
% change year-on-year -1.78% +12.90%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1417 1557 1557
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 96.53% 96.35% 96.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 868 925 844
Median daily rate £364 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.00% +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 64 91
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.67% +6.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £10.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £45.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Senior Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands that featured Senior Test Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Test Analyst in the East Midlands

Senior Test Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Test Analyst in the East Midlands

Senior Test Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. 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 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
Northamptonshire - 10 £425 - 1
Senior Test Analyst
England

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, 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 East Midlands region featuring Senior Test Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (64.71%) Stakeholder Management
1 11 (64.71%) Selenium
2 10 (58.82%) Retail
2 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) Java
2 10 (58.82%) Cucumber
2 10 (58.82%) BDD
2 10 (58.82%) Mentoring
3 9 (52.94%) E-Commerce
3 9 (52.94%) Scrum
4 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
5 3 (17.65%) Manual Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Finance
5 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
5 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
5 3 (17.65%) Mainframe
5 3 (17.65%) Functional Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Defect Management
6 2 (11.76%) Smoke Testing
6 2 (11.76%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
6 2 (11.76%) Banking
6 2 (11.76%) ISEB
6 2 (11.76%) HP UFT
6 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Test Management
7 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
7 1 (5.88%) Software Testing

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (64.71%) Selenium
2 10 (58.82%) Cucumber
3 2 (11.76%) HP UFT
4 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (58.82%) Retail
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
3 2 (11.76%) Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) BDD
2 10 (58.82%) Mentoring
3 9 (52.94%) E-Commerce
3 9 (52.94%) Scrum
4 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
5 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Defect Management
5 3 (17.65%) Functional Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Manual Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Smoke Testing
6 2 (11.76%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
6 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Automation Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) COBOL
2 1 (5.88%) JCL
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
2 2 (11.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle
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