The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Automation Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Analyst
Rank 611 611 596
Rank change year-on-year
0 -15
Contract jobs requiring an Automation Analyst 11 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.022% 0.017% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.018% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 11
Median daily rate £425 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £385 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £519 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.50 -
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
47229 49071 46876
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.85% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 31077 31733 28907
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1408 1851 1923
Median hourly rate £17.17 £16.61 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.34% +0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Automation Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Automation Analyst in the job title.

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 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -3 4 £438 -12.50% 1
South East +11 3 £325 -
Yorkshire - 2 £363 - 1
East of England - 2 £450 -
Automation Analyst
UK

Automation Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, Automation Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Automation Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) QA
3 7 (31.82%) Open Source
3 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
4 6 (27.27%) Windows
4 6 (27.27%) Banking
4 6 (27.27%) Workflow
5 5 (22.73%) .NET
5 5 (22.73%) C#
5 5 (22.73%) HTML
5 5 (22.73%) Selenium
6 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
6 4 (18.18%) .NET Framework
6 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
6 4 (18.18%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 4 (18.18%) PaaS
6 4 (18.18%) IaaS
6 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (18.18%) Private Cloud
6 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
6 4 (18.18%) OO
6 4 (18.18%) IBM
6 4 (18.18%) HP
6 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
6 4 (18.18%) Workflow Management
6 4 (18.18%) Finance
7 3 (13.64%) Validation
7 3 (13.64%) ISEB
7 3 (13.64%) VBA
7 3 (13.64%) Automation Testing

Automation Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) IaaS
1 4 (18.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.55%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Selenium
2 3 (13.64%) WebDriver
3 2 (9.09%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.55%) SpecFlow
4 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (27.27%) Banking
2 4 (18.18%) Finance
3 3 (13.64%) Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.55%) Games
4 1 (4.55%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) .NET
1 5 (22.73%) HTML
2 4 (18.18%) .NET Framework
2 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.55%) Apache Flex
3 1 (4.55%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Private Cloud
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Animation
3 1 (4.55%) Contactless
3 1 (4.55%) Derivative
3 1 (4.55%) EMV
3 1 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.09%) Unix
4 1 (4.55%) Linux
4 1 (4.55%) MVS
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.55%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) Open Source
3 6 (27.27%) Workflow
4 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 4 (18.18%) OO
4 4 (18.18%) Workflow Management
5 3 (13.64%) Automation Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Validation
6 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.09%) Database Marketing
6 2 (9.09%) Marketing Automation
6 2 (9.09%) Project Management
6 2 (9.09%) QA Automation
6 2 (9.09%) Robotic Automation
6 2 (9.09%) Robotic Process Automation
6 2 (9.09%) SDLC
6 2 (9.09%) TDD
6 2 (9.09%) Use Case
6 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) C#
2 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 3 (13.64%) VBA
4 2 (9.09%) SQL
5 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) ISEB
2 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) HP
2 4 (18.18%) IBM
3 2 (9.09%) Blue Prism
3 2 (9.09%) CA
3 2 (9.09%) ILOG
4 1 (4.55%) BMC