The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London 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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Automation Analyst
London / City of London
Rank 146 130 180
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +50
Contract jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 2 29 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.069% 0.90% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.95% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 21 9
Median daily rate £375 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.77% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £370 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £500 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £331 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.51% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2772 3062 4915
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.03% 95.48% 95.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2195 2417 3762
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 46 73
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +9.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £53.00 £27.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Automation Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Automation Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Automation Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Automation Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Automation Test Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Automation Test Analyst across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Automation Test Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Automation Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 City of London region featuring Automation Test Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Automation Testing
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) e-Learning
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Moodle
3 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Hudson
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy

Automation Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (25.00%) Moodle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (25.00%) Hudson
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft