The first table below looks at the demand for the Automation Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automation Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Buckinghamshire region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Analyst
Rank 84 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Automation Analyst 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.076% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £363 £313
% change year-on-year
-17.24% +16.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1226 904 852
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 92.74% 93.78% 93.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 686 435 396
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £219 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 83 64
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.01 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £22.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.94%
Automation Analyst
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Automation Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Automation Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Automation Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Automation Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Automation Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Automation 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 Automation Analyst in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) BDD
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) WebDriver
4 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) .NET
5 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 2 (33.33%) SAP
5 2 (33.33%) OO
5 2 (33.33%) Automotive
5 2 (33.33%) JMeter
5 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
6 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (16.67%) Marketing
6 1 (16.67%) Electronics
6 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
6 1 (16.67%) Java

Automation Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Automation 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 Automation Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) WebDriver
3 2 (33.33%) JMeter
3 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
4 1 (16.67%) PhantomJS
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Automotive
3 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Electronics
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) BDD
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Black-Box Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) SAP