The table below looks at the statistics for the Automation Test 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 Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Test Analyst
Rank 522 529 509
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -20
Contract jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 58 47 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.091% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.099% 0.078%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 37 24
Average daily rate
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£394 £338 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -8.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £325 £273
% change year-on-year
+14.61% +19.26%
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%
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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
46773 47492 40766
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.39% 92.43% 92.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 28857 29311 23960
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 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1840 1929 2115
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
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 Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Automation Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Automation Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Automation Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

Automation Test Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Automation Test Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Automation Test Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

Automation Test Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Automation Test Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

Automation Test 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 Test Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 17 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
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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 +8 30 £475 +40.74% 12
South East -14 17 £400 +18.51% 2
East Midlands +4 2 £325 +16.07% 1
East of England - 2 £319 -
South West +1 1 £300 -6.97% 1
Yorkshire -17 1 £375 -16.66%
West Midlands - 1 £285 -
North West - - - - 1
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Automation Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Automation Test 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 Test Analyst in their job title.

1 60 (60.00%) Selenium
2 55 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (52.00%) Java
4 39 (39.00%) Cucumber
5 35 (35.00%) BDD
6 32 (32.00%) Automation Testing
7 27 (27.00%) Test Automation
8 24 (24.00%) C#
8 24 (24.00%) Scrum
9 23 (23.00%) WebDriver
10 22 (22.00%) TDD
11 20 (20.00%) SQL
12 18 (18.00%) Automated Testing
13 17 (17.00%) .NET
13 17 (17.00%) QuickTest Pro
13 17 (17.00%) Test Scripting
14 16 (16.00%) QA
15 15 (15.00%) Web Services
16 13 (13.00%) Continuous Integration
16 13 (13.00%) User Acceptance Testing
17 12 (12.00%) Gherkin
17 12 (12.00%) Ruby
17 12 (12.00%) JIRA
17 12 (12.00%) SOAP
17 12 (12.00%) E-Commerce
17 12 (12.00%) Finance
18 10 (10.00%) SpecFlow
19 9 (9.00%) SoapUI
19 9 (9.00%) HP Quality Center
19 9 (9.00%) XML

Automation Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Automation Test 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 Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (2.00%) Node.js
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.00%) CMS
2 1 (1.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (1.00%) Drupal
2 1 (1.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.00%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.00%) SaaS
2 1 (1.00%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.00%) DB2
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 60 (60.00%) Selenium
2 39 (39.00%) Cucumber
3 23 (23.00%) WebDriver
4 17 (17.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 12 (12.00%) JIRA
6 10 (10.00%) SpecFlow
7 9 (9.00%) SoapUI
8 7 (7.00%) Jenkins
9 5 (5.00%) Calabash
9 5 (5.00%) Git (software)
10 4 (4.00%) Visual Studio
11 3 (3.00%) LoadRunner
11 3 (3.00%) Xcode
11 3 (3.00%) FitNesse
11 3 (3.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (3.00%) Appium
11 3 (3.00%) Geb
12 2 (2.00%) Sahi
12 2 (2.00%) RSpec
12 2 (2.00%) JBehave
General
1 12 (12.00%) Finance
2 6 (6.00%) Banking
2 6 (6.00%) Retail
3 3 (3.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.00%) Publishing
5 1 (1.00%) Military
5 1 (1.00%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.00%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (17.00%) .NET
2 15 (15.00%) Web Services
3 12 (12.00%) SOAP
3 12 (12.00%) Gherkin
4 9 (9.00%) XML
5 4 (4.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (4.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (3.00%) HTML
6 3 (3.00%) Ajax
6 3 (3.00%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.00%) JAXB
7 2 (2.00%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (2.00%) JSON
7 2 (2.00%) Mustache
7 2 (2.00%) Sass
7 2 (2.00%) JRuby
7 2 (2.00%) Entity Framework
7 2 (2.00%) iOS SDK
7 2 (2.00%) REST
7 2 (2.00%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.00%) Open Source
3 2 (2.00%) Credit Risk
3 2 (2.00%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.00%) iSeries
4 1 (1.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.00%) Grid Computing
4 1 (1.00%) Robotics
4 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.00%) UNIX
2 4 (4.00%) Linux
2 4 (4.00%) Android
2 4 (4.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (35.00%) BDD
3 32 (32.00%) Automation Testing
4 27 (27.00%) Test Automation
5 24 (24.00%) Scrum
6 22 (22.00%) TDD
7 18 (18.00%) Automated Testing
8 17 (17.00%) Test Scripting
9 13 (13.00%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (13.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (12.00%) E-Commerce
11 8 (8.00%) OO
12 7 (7.00%) Integration Testing
12 7 (7.00%) Software Engineering
12 7 (7.00%) Waterfall
13 6 (6.00%) OOP
13 6 (6.00%) Test Strategy
13 6 (6.00%) Software Testing
13 6 (6.00%) Security Testing
14 5 (5.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (52.00%) Java
2 24 (24.00%) C#
3 20 (20.00%) SQL
4 12 (12.00%) Ruby
5 6 (6.00%) Shell Script
5 6 (6.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (6.00%) Groovy
6 4 (4.00%) C++
7 3 (3.00%) Perl
7 3 (3.00%) Python
7 3 (3.00%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.00%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.00%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.00%) VBA
8 2 (2.00%) Jython
9 1 (1.00%) Korn
9 1 (1.00%) PHP
9 1 (1.00%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.00%) VBScript
9 1 (1.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (6.00%) ISEB
2 5 (5.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (3.00%) Degree
3 3 (3.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (9.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.00%) Oracle
3 6 (6.00%) HP
4 3 (3.00%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.00%) ESRI
6 1 (1.00%) Google
6 1 (1.00%) Coremetrics
6 1 (1.00%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.00%) Sybase
6 1 (1.00%) IBM
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