The table below looks at the statistics for the Automation 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 Automation Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Analyst
Rank 537 524 489
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -35
Contract jobs requiring an Automation Analyst 59 52 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.10% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.11% 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 41 25
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£388 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £300 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £425 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.15% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £110.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- +144.44%
Automation Analyst
UK

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
46795 47391 40085
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.38% 92.46% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 28858 29298 23546
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1833 1925 2076
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

Automation Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Automation Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Automation Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Automation Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

Automation Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Automation Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

Automation Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

Automation Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Automation Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

Automation 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 Automation Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +5 30 £475 +40.74% 13
South East -3 17 £400 +23.07% 3
East Midlands 0 3 £338 +20.53% 1
East of England +27 2 £319 +6.25%
South West -2 1 £300 -7.69% 2
Yorkshire -16 1 £375 -16.66% 1
West Midlands - 1 £285 -
North West - - - - 3
Automation Analyst
UK

Automation Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 65 (60.19%) Selenium
2 58 (53.70%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (49.07%) Java
4 44 (40.74%) Cucumber
5 38 (35.19%) BDD
6 33 (30.56%) Automation Testing
7 30 (27.78%) Test Automation
8 28 (25.93%) WebDriver
9 24 (22.22%) C#
9 24 (22.22%) Scrum
10 23 (21.30%) TDD
11 21 (19.44%) SQL
12 20 (18.52%) QA
13 19 (17.59%) Automated Testing
14 17 (15.74%) .NET
14 17 (15.74%) QuickTest Pro
14 17 (15.74%) Test Scripting
15 15 (13.89%) E-Commerce
15 15 (13.89%) Web Services
16 14 (12.96%) Ruby
16 14 (12.96%) JIRA
17 13 (12.04%) Continuous Integration
17 13 (12.04%) User Acceptance Testing
18 12 (11.11%) Finance
18 12 (11.11%) SOAP
19 11 (10.19%) Gherkin
20 10 (9.26%) SpecFlow
20 10 (9.26%) Jenkins
21 9 (8.33%) SoapUI
21 9 (8.33%) HP Quality Center

Automation Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.85%) WebLogic
1 2 (1.85%) CMS
1 2 (1.85%) Node.js
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.93%) Drupal
2 1 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 4 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.78%) SaaS
2 1 (0.93%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.93%) DB2
2 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 65 (60.19%) Selenium
2 44 (40.74%) Cucumber
3 28 (25.93%) WebDriver
4 17 (15.74%) QuickTest Pro
5 14 (12.96%) JIRA
6 10 (9.26%) SpecFlow
6 10 (9.26%) Jenkins
7 9 (8.33%) SoapUI
8 8 (7.41%) Git (software)
9 5 (4.63%) Calabash
10 4 (3.70%) Visual Studio
11 3 (2.78%) Appium
11 3 (2.78%) Geb
11 3 (2.78%) FitNesse
11 3 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (2.78%) Xcode
11 3 (2.78%) LoadRunner
12 2 (1.85%) Eclipse
12 2 (1.85%) IntelliJ
12 2 (1.85%) Ant
General
1 12 (11.11%) Finance
2 7 (6.48%) Retail
3 6 (5.56%) Banking
4 3 (2.78%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.85%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.93%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.93%) Marketing
6 1 (0.93%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.93%) Military
6 1 (0.93%) Publishing
6 1 (0.93%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (15.74%) .NET
2 15 (13.89%) Web Services
3 12 (11.11%) SOAP
4 11 (10.19%) Gherkin
5 9 (8.33%) XML
6 4 (3.70%) .NET Framework
6 4 (3.70%) AngularJS
7 3 (2.78%) Ajax
7 3 (2.78%) HTML
7 3 (2.78%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.85%) JAXB
8 2 (1.85%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (1.85%) Spring
8 2 (1.85%) JRuby
8 2 (1.85%) JSON
8 2 (1.85%) Mustache
8 2 (1.85%) Sass
8 2 (1.85%) Entity Framework
8 2 (1.85%) iOS SDK
8 2 (1.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.70%) Mobile App
2 3 (2.78%) Open Source
3 2 (1.85%) Credit Risk
3 2 (1.85%) Market Risk
4 1 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.93%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.93%) iSeries
4 1 (0.93%) Robotics
4 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.93%) Grid Computing
4 1 (0.93%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.41%) UNIX
2 4 (3.70%) Linux
2 4 (3.70%) Android
2 4 (3.70%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.78%) Windows
4 1 (0.93%) zOS
4 1 (0.93%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (53.70%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (35.19%) BDD
3 33 (30.56%) Automation Testing
4 30 (27.78%) Test Automation
5 24 (22.22%) Scrum
6 23 (21.30%) TDD
7 19 (17.59%) Automated Testing
8 17 (15.74%) Test Scripting
9 15 (13.89%) E-Commerce
10 13 (12.04%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (12.04%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (6.48%) Waterfall
11 7 (6.48%) Integration Testing
11 7 (6.48%) OO
12 6 (5.56%) Software Engineering
12 6 (5.56%) Software Testing
12 6 (5.56%) Security Testing
12 6 (5.56%) Test Strategy
13 5 (4.63%) Business Transformation
13 5 (4.63%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (49.07%) Java
2 24 (22.22%) C#
3 21 (19.44%) SQL
4 14 (12.96%) Ruby
5 7 (6.48%) JavaScript
6 6 (5.56%) Shell Script
6 6 (5.56%) Python
6 6 (5.56%) Groovy
7 4 (3.70%) C++
8 3 (2.78%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.78%) Perl
9 2 (1.85%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.85%) VBA
9 2 (1.85%) Jython
9 2 (1.85%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.93%) Scala
10 1 (0.93%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.93%) Korn
10 1 (0.93%) PHP
10 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (7.41%) ISEB
2 5 (4.63%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.78%) Degree
3 3 (2.78%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.93%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (18.52%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.48%) Oracle
3 6 (5.56%) HP
4 4 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.85%) ESRI
6 1 (0.93%) ExactTarget
6 1 (0.93%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.93%) Google
6 1 (0.93%) Coremetrics
6 1 (0.93%) Sybase
6 1 (0.93%) IBM
6 1 (0.93%) Adobe
Hampshire
Stott & May
Rate: From £0 to £1 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £250 - £265 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago