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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Analyst
Rank 529 528 515
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Contract jobs requiring an Automation Analyst 66 42 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.085% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.092% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 23 20
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£361 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.21% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £308 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.82% -18.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 - -
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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
47663 45698 43174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.51% 92.58% 92.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 30861 28215 25922
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
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 1778 1844 1984
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.78 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
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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 +6 29 £400 - 10
South East -2 22 £363 +20.83% 2
South West -3 7 £325 +36.84%
Yorkshire -19 5 £375 +66.66% 3
North West -27 1 £285 -10.93% 1
East of England - 1 £300 - 2
Midlands - 1 - -
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Automation Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 73 (63.48%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (60.00%) Selenium
3 62 (53.91%) Java
4 45 (39.13%) Cucumber
4 45 (39.13%) BDD
5 37 (32.17%) Test Automation
6 31 (26.96%) Automation Testing
7 27 (23.48%) C#
7 27 (23.48%) Software Testing
8 26 (22.61%) TDD
8 26 (22.61%) Scrum
9 25 (21.74%) Test Scripting
10 23 (20.00%) SQL
11 21 (18.26%) Finance
11 21 (18.26%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (17.39%) WebDriver
12 20 (17.39%) Web Services
12 20 (17.39%) HP UFT
13 18 (15.65%) Gherkin
13 18 (15.65%) JIRA
14 17 (14.78%) XML
15 16 (13.91%) ISTQB
15 16 (13.91%) QA
15 16 (13.91%) User Acceptance Testing
16 15 (13.04%) Automated Testing
16 15 (13.04%) .NET
17 12 (10.43%) SpecFlow
17 12 (10.43%) JavaScript
18 11 (9.57%) Microsoft
18 11 (9.57%) ISEB

Automation Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 3 (2.61%) Node.js
2 2 (1.74%) CMS
2 2 (1.74%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.74%) IIS
3 1 (0.87%) JBoss
3 1 (0.87%) CICS
3 1 (0.87%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (2.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.74%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.74%) SaaS
2 1 (0.87%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.87%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.35%) DAB
2 1 (0.87%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.22%) DB2
2 5 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.74%) MySQL
3 2 (1.74%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.74%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.87%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.87%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.87%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 69 (60.00%) Selenium
2 45 (39.13%) Cucumber
3 20 (17.39%) WebDriver
3 20 (17.39%) HP UFT
4 18 (15.65%) JIRA
5 12 (10.43%) SpecFlow
6 9 (7.83%) Jenkins
6 9 (7.83%) JUnit
7 7 (6.09%) Visual Studio
7 7 (6.09%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (5.22%) Git (software)
9 5 (4.35%) JBehave
9 5 (4.35%) SoapUI
9 5 (4.35%) JMeter
10 4 (3.48%) LoadRunner
10 4 (3.48%) Subversion
10 4 (3.48%) Maven
10 4 (3.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (3.48%) TestNG
11 3 (2.61%) Eclipse
General
1 21 (18.26%) Finance
2 6 (5.22%) Banking
3 5 (4.35%) Retail
4 4 (3.48%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.74%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.87%) Publishing
6 1 (0.87%) Military
6 1 (0.87%) Back Office
6 1 (0.87%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.87%) Automotive
6 1 (0.87%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.87%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.87%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (17.39%) Web Services
2 18 (15.65%) Gherkin
3 17 (14.78%) XML
4 15 (13.04%) .NET
5 6 (5.22%) CSS
5 6 (5.22%) SOAP
5 6 (5.22%) Spring
6 5 (4.35%) JSON
6 5 (4.35%) HTML
7 4 (3.48%) AngularJS
7 4 (3.48%) Ajax
8 2 (1.74%) Mustache
8 2 (1.74%) Sass
8 2 (1.74%) RESTful
8 2 (1.74%) JAXB
9 1 (0.87%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (0.87%) XML Messaging
9 1 (0.87%) J2EE
9 1 (0.87%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.87%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.22%) Mobile App
2 2 (1.74%) New Media
2 2 (1.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (1.74%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.87%) Credit Risk
3 1 (0.87%) Market Risk
3 1 (0.87%) iSeries
3 1 (0.87%) Digital Media
3 1 (0.87%) Mainframe
3 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.87%) VSAM
3 1 (0.87%) Derivative
3 1 (0.87%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.83%) UNIX
2 4 (3.48%) AIX
2 4 (3.48%) Linux
3 2 (1.74%) Windows
4 1 (0.87%) Android
4 1 (0.87%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (63.48%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (39.13%) BDD
3 37 (32.17%) Test Automation
4 31 (26.96%) Automation Testing
5 27 (23.48%) Software Testing
6 26 (22.61%) TDD
6 26 (22.61%) Scrum
7 25 (21.74%) Test Scripting
8 21 (18.26%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (13.91%) User Acceptance Testing
10 15 (13.04%) Automated Testing
11 10 (8.70%) E-Commerce
11 10 (8.70%) Migration
12 9 (7.83%) Software Engineering
12 9 (7.83%) Unit Testing
12 9 (7.83%) Waterfall
13 8 (6.96%) OO
14 7 (6.09%) Validation
14 7 (6.09%) Open Source
14 7 (6.09%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 62 (53.91%) Java
2 27 (23.48%) C#
3 23 (20.00%) SQL
4 12 (10.43%) JavaScript
5 9 (7.83%) Ruby
6 7 (6.09%) Python
7 4 (3.48%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.61%) VB
9 2 (1.74%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.74%) PHP
9 2 (1.74%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.87%) VBScript
10 1 (0.87%) Perl
10 1 (0.87%) C++
10 1 (0.87%) COBOL
10 1 (0.87%) Scala
10 1 (0.87%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.87%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.87%) VBA
10 1 (0.87%) JCL
Qualifications
1 16 (13.91%) ISTQB
2 11 (9.57%) ISEB
3 9 (7.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (2.61%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.61%) Degree
5 1 (0.87%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.91%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.87%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (9.57%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.87%) WebInspect
2 1 (0.87%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 11 (9.57%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.09%) Oracle
3 6 (5.22%) HP
4 4 (3.48%) Ab Initio
5 2 (1.74%) IBM
5 2 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.87%) Google
6 1 (0.87%) Coremetrics
6 1 (0.87%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.87%) Red Gate
6 1 (0.87%) Talend
6 1 (0.87%) CA
6 1 (0.87%) Ericsson
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