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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Analyst
Rank 533 508 481
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -27
Contract jobs requiring an Automation Analyst 46 45 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.094% 0.094% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.10% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 35 24
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£370 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.62% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £244 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £110.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-87.72% +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
45428 44376 39335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.34% 92.50% 92.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 28584 27952 23212
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £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 1800 1857 2029
Average hourly rate £16.54 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.50 £41.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -12 20 £478 +27.33% 13
South East -14 11 £373 +14.61% 2
North East -7 4 £340 +11.47%
South West +10 3 £300 +20.00% 4
Yorkshire -12 3 £350 +55.55% 1
East Midlands -11 2 £325 +6.55%
North West -21 1 £285 -10.93% 1
West Midlands - 1 £285 - 2
East of England - 1 £288 - 3
Automation Analyst
UK

Automation Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 61 (56.48%) Selenium
2 56 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (50.00%) Java
4 42 (38.89%) Cucumber
5 39 (36.11%) BDD
6 30 (27.78%) Test Automation
7 29 (26.85%) Automation Testing
8 28 (25.93%) TDD
9 25 (23.15%) Scrum
10 24 (22.22%) C#
10 24 (22.22%) WebDriver
11 19 (17.59%) Web Services
12 18 (16.67%) SQL
12 18 (16.67%) QA
13 17 (15.74%) QuickTest Pro
14 16 (14.81%) Test Scripting
15 14 (12.96%) JIRA
15 14 (12.96%) Gherkin
16 13 (12.04%) E-Commerce
17 12 (11.11%) .NET
17 12 (11.11%) Ruby
17 12 (11.11%) Software Testing
17 12 (11.11%) Finance
18 11 (10.19%) Automated Testing
18 11 (10.19%) SOAP
18 11 (10.19%) User Acceptance Testing
18 11 (10.19%) Continuous Integration
18 11 (10.19%) HP Quality Center
19 10 (9.26%) XML
20 9 (8.33%) OO

Automation Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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%) Node.js
1 2 (1.85%) CMS
1 2 (1.85%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.93%) CICS
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (0.93%) Drupal
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) SaaS
1 1 (0.93%) Force.com
1 1 (0.93%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.93%) HTTP
1 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.85%) DB2
3 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.93%) MySQL
3 1 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 61 (56.48%) Selenium
2 42 (38.89%) Cucumber
3 24 (22.22%) WebDriver
4 17 (15.74%) QuickTest Pro
5 14 (12.96%) JIRA
6 9 (8.33%) Jenkins
6 9 (8.33%) Git (software)
7 8 (7.41%) SoapUI
8 7 (6.48%) SpecFlow
9 6 (5.56%) JBehave
9 6 (5.56%) Visual Studio
10 5 (4.63%) Calabash
11 4 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (3.70%) JUnit
11 4 (3.70%) Capybara
12 3 (2.78%) LoadRunner
12 3 (2.78%) Xcode
12 3 (2.78%) RSpec
12 3 (2.78%) Jasmine
12 3 (2.78%) Appium
General
1 12 (11.11%) Finance
2 7 (6.48%) Banking
3 5 (4.63%) Retail
4 2 (1.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.93%) Military
5 1 (0.93%) Publishing
5 1 (0.93%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.93%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (17.59%) Web Services
2 14 (12.96%) Gherkin
3 12 (11.11%) .NET
4 11 (10.19%) SOAP
5 10 (9.26%) XML
6 5 (4.63%) Ajax
6 5 (4.63%) AngularJS
7 4 (3.70%) HTML
8 3 (2.78%) CSS
8 3 (2.78%) REST
8 3 (2.78%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (1.85%) JSON
9 2 (1.85%) .NET Framework
9 2 (1.85%) JRuby
9 2 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (1.85%) Android SDK
9 2 (1.85%) Sass
9 2 (1.85%) Mustache
9 2 (1.85%) Entity Framework
9 2 (1.85%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.63%) Mobile App
2 3 (2.78%) Open Source
3 2 (1.85%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.85%) Mainframe
3 2 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.93%) VSAM
4 1 (0.93%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.93%) iSeries
4 1 (0.93%) Market Risk
4 1 (0.93%) Credit Risk
4 1 (0.93%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.41%) UNIX
2 5 (4.63%) Linux
3 4 (3.70%) Android
3 4 (3.70%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.78%) Windows
5 1 (0.93%) zOS
5 1 (0.93%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (36.11%) BDD
3 30 (27.78%) Test Automation
4 29 (26.85%) Automation Testing
5 28 (25.93%) TDD
6 25 (23.15%) Scrum
7 16 (14.81%) Test Scripting
8 13 (12.04%) E-Commerce
9 12 (11.11%) Software Testing
10 11 (10.19%) Automated Testing
10 11 (10.19%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (10.19%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (8.33%) OO
12 8 (7.41%) Integration Testing
13 7 (6.48%) Unit Testing
14 6 (5.56%) Software Engineering
14 6 (5.56%) Regression Testing
14 6 (5.56%) Migration
15 5 (4.63%) Waterfall
15 5 (4.63%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 54 (50.00%) Java
2 24 (22.22%) C#
3 18 (16.67%) SQL
4 12 (11.11%) Ruby
5 8 (7.41%) JavaScript
6 6 (5.56%) Groovy
6 6 (5.56%) Python
6 6 (5.56%) Shell Script
7 4 (3.70%) C++
8 3 (2.78%) Perl
8 3 (2.78%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.85%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.85%) Jython
9 2 (1.85%) PHP
9 2 (1.85%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.93%) JCL
10 1 (0.93%) REXX
10 1 (0.93%) COBOL
10 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.93%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (8.33%) ISEB
2 4 (3.70%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (2.78%) Degree
4 2 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (10.19%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.93%) WebInspect
2 1 (0.93%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 9 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.56%) HP
3 5 (4.63%) Oracle
4 4 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.85%) IBM
6 1 (0.93%) Adobe
6 1 (0.93%) CA
6 1 (0.93%) Sybase
6 1 (0.93%) Google
6 1 (0.93%) Coremetrics
6 1 (0.93%) Red Gate
6 1 (0.93%) ExactTarget
6 1 (0.93%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.93%) Atlassian
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