The table below looks at the statistics for the Agile Test Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Test Analyst
Rank 542 500 489
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -11
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Test Analyst 37 51 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.075% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 33 24
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£318 £333 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.51% -6.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £259 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £285 £255
% change year-on-year
+7.89% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Agile Test Analyst
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45626 43383 41175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.03% 92.64% 93.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 29592 26643 23710
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £229 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1873 1913 2427
Average hourly rate £16.16 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.65% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Agile Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Agile Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Agile Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Agile Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

Agile Test Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Test Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Agile Test Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

Agile Test Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Agile Test Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

Agile Test Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Test Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -4 10 £363 +3.57%
South East -28 10 £335 +24.07% 2
South West -29 5 £308 -8.88%
East of England -7 4 £256 -31.66%
West Midlands - 3 - -
Yorkshire -12 2 £200 -27.27% 2
North West - 2 £300 -
North East - - - -
Agile Test Analyst
UK

Agile Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Agile Test 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 Agile Test Analyst in their job title.

1 98 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (44.90%) SQL
3 41 (41.84%) Scrum
4 36 (36.73%) Software Testing
4 36 (36.73%) Selenium
5 34 (34.69%) ISEB
6 31 (31.63%) Java
7 28 (28.57%) JIRA
8 25 (25.51%) BDD
9 24 (24.49%) ISTQB
10 23 (23.47%) .NET
11 22 (22.45%) C#
11 22 (22.45%) Test Automation
12 20 (20.41%) Automated Testing
13 19 (19.39%) Microsoft
13 19 (19.39%) Test Scripting
13 19 (19.39%) Cucumber
14 17 (17.35%) Visual Studio
14 17 (17.35%) Web Services
14 17 (17.35%) QA
15 16 (16.33%) TDD
16 15 (15.31%) Team Foundation Server
17 14 (14.29%) WebDriver
17 14 (14.29%) Manual Testing
17 14 (14.29%) MS Excel
18 13 (13.27%) E-Commerce
18 13 (13.27%) Finance
18 13 (13.27%) Integration Testing
18 13 (13.27%) SpecFlow
19 12 (12.24%) User Acceptance Testing

Agile Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Agile Test 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 Agile Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (6.12%) Confluence
2 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 14 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Maximo
1 3 (3.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.02%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.12%) SaaS
2 2 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.02%) Broadband
1 1 (1.02%) Internet
1 1 (1.02%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.08%) RDBMS
1 4 (4.08%) SQL Server
1 4 (4.08%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.06%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.04%) MySQL
3 2 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.02%) Big Data
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 36 (36.73%) Selenium
2 28 (28.57%) JIRA
3 19 (19.39%) Cucumber
4 17 (17.35%) Visual Studio
5 15 (15.31%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (14.29%) WebDriver
7 13 (13.27%) SpecFlow
8 9 (9.18%) Jenkins
8 9 (9.18%) QuickTest Pro
9 8 (8.16%) SoapUI
10 6 (6.12%) JMeter
10 6 (6.12%) MSTest
11 4 (4.08%) FitNesse
11 4 (4.08%) Git (software)
12 3 (3.06%) Maven
12 3 (3.06%) JUnit
12 3 (3.06%) LoadRunner
13 2 (2.04%) Eclipse
13 2 (2.04%) Subversion
13 2 (2.04%) Hudson
General
1 13 (13.27%) Finance
2 4 (4.08%) Banking
3 3 (3.06%) Games
4 2 (2.04%) Retail
4 2 (2.04%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.02%) Front Office
5 1 (1.02%) Automotive
5 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.02%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (23.47%) .NET
2 17 (17.35%) Web Services
3 11 (11.22%) Gherkin
4 8 (8.16%) XML
4 8 (8.16%) SOAP
5 5 (5.10%) Middleware
5 5 (5.10%) RESTful
5 5 (5.10%) HTML
6 4 (4.08%) ASP.NET
6 4 (4.08%) .NET Framework
7 3 (3.06%) Ajax
7 3 (3.06%) CSS
7 3 (3.06%) REST
8 2 (2.04%) XSL
8 2 (2.04%) DHTML
8 2 (2.04%) J2EE
8 2 (2.04%) XML Messaging
8 2 (2.04%) WCF
8 2 (2.04%) WPF
9 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.10%) AS400
3 4 (4.08%) Open Source
4 3 (3.06%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.06%) Online Games
5 2 (2.04%) Derivative
5 2 (2.04%) GIS
5 2 (2.04%) User Experience
6 1 (1.02%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.02%) IVR
6 1 (1.02%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.02%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.20%) Windows
2 4 (4.08%) UNIX
3 3 (3.06%) Linux
4 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.02%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.02%) Windows NT
5 1 (1.02%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (41.84%) Scrum
3 36 (36.73%) Software Testing
4 25 (25.51%) BDD
5 22 (22.45%) Test Automation
6 20 (20.41%) Automated Testing
7 19 (19.39%) Test Scripting
8 16 (16.33%) TDD
9 14 (14.29%) Manual Testing
10 13 (13.27%) E-Commerce
10 13 (13.27%) Integration Testing
11 12 (12.24%) User Acceptance Testing
11 12 (12.24%) Test Management
12 11 (11.22%) Automation Testing
13 10 (10.20%) Mentoring
13 10 (10.20%) Test Strategy
13 10 (10.20%) CRM
14 9 (9.18%) User Stories
15 8 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (8.16%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (44.90%) SQL
2 31 (31.63%) Java
3 22 (22.45%) C#
4 6 (6.12%) Ruby
5 3 (3.06%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.04%) C
6 2 (2.04%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.04%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.02%) VB
7 1 (1.02%) Python
7 1 (1.02%) Perl
Qualifications
1 34 (34.69%) ISEB
2 24 (24.49%) ISTQB
3 9 (9.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (6.12%) Degree
5 3 (3.06%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (17.35%) QA
2 3 (3.06%) SLA
Systems Management
1 10 (10.20%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.04%) WebInspect
3 1 (1.02%) Puppet
3 1 (1.02%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 19 (19.39%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.16%) Oracle
3 7 (7.14%) HP
4 3 (3.06%) ATG
4 3 (3.06%) hybris
5 2 (2.04%) ESRI
6 1 (1.02%) T-Plan
6 1 (1.02%) Orchard
6 1 (1.02%) Trayport
6 1 (1.02%) SAP
6 1 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.02%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.02%) OpenLink