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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Analyst
Rank 610 587 590
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +3
Contract jobs requiring an Automation Analyst 11 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.021% 0.024% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.025% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 2
Average daily rate £550 £425 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% +8.97%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £355
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.84 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
48678 47959 46948
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 95.04% 94.75% 94.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 32103 29564 29088
Average daily rate £425 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1381 1912 1941
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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 -9 8 £550 +22.22%
South East - 2 - - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £350 -
Automation Analyst
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Automation Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) QA
3 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (25.00%) .NET
4 5 (25.00%) Windows
4 5 (25.00%) Workflow
5 4 (20.00%) Workflow Management
5 4 (20.00%) OO
5 4 (20.00%) C#
5 4 (20.00%) HTML
5 4 (20.00%) SQL
5 4 (20.00%) HP
5 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (20.00%) Private Cloud
5 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (20.00%) Open Source
5 4 (20.00%) PaaS
5 4 (20.00%) IaaS
5 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (20.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 3 (15.00%) VWAP
6 3 (15.00%) JIRA
6 3 (15.00%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (15.00%) Marketing
6 3 (15.00%) Analytics
6 3 (15.00%) Marketing Automation
6 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (15.00%) Project Management

Automation Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (10.00%) SAS
2 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) IaaS
1 4 (20.00%) PaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) JIRA
2 2 (10.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.00%) Capybara
3 1 (5.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (15.00%) Banking
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
1 3 (15.00%) Front Office
1 3 (15.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (5.00%) Games
2 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) .NET
2 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (20.00%) HTML
3 3 (15.00%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (5.00%) Gherkin
4 1 (5.00%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Private Cloud
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Equities
2 3 (15.00%) VWAP
3 1 (5.00%) Animation
3 1 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Workflow
3 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (20.00%) OO
3 4 (20.00%) Open Source
3 4 (20.00%) Workflow Management
4 3 (15.00%) Analytics
4 3 (15.00%) Marketing Automation
4 3 (15.00%) Project Management
5 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Database Marketing
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.00%) Automation Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Compatibility Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Time Management
6 1 (5.00%) Use Case
6 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) C#
1 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) VBA
3 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) HP
3 3 (15.00%) Fidessa
4 2 (10.00%) IBM
4 2 (10.00%) ILOG
4 2 (10.00%) Tableau
4 2 (10.00%) Teradata
5 1 (5.00%) Sybase
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