The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Automation Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation Analyst
Rank 115 119 117
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 3 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.14% 0.36% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.39% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 1
Median daily rate £350 £355 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% -21.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.37 - -
Automation Test Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2004 2337 2285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.38% 92.92% 94.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1089 1330 1148
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 106 88
Median hourly rate £16.50 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.43% +23.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.09 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Automation Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Automation Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Automation Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Automation Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Automation Test Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Test Analyst within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
Reading +13 2 £350 -2.09%
Maidenhead - 1 £350 -
Automation Test Analyst
South East

Automation Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Automation 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 Berkshire region featuring Automation Test Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (80.00%) SoapUI
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) SOAP
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 3 (60.00%) SpecFlow
4 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (40.00%) C#
5 1 (20.00%) QA
5 1 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) .NET
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) Internet
5 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) SDLC
5 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (20.00%) REST
5 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing

Automation Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (80.00%) SoapUI
3 3 (60.00%) SpecFlow
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
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