The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Automation Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation Analyst
Rank 483 530 485
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -45
Contract jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 124 83 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.17% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.18% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 48 73
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £255 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £493 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £301
% change year-on-year
+7.53% +7.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £110.00
Automation Test 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
46756 47408 46705
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.92% 94.70% 94.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 30937 29879 29302
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1327 1880 1986
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.87 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.72% -0.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Automation Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 30 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Test Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 30 May 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 +24 56 £400 -5.88% 9
South East +6 34 £350 -4.43% 5
Yorkshire +13 12 £323 -7.85% 4
South West -5 7 £438 +34.61% 6
North West -10 6 £350 +22.80% 5
East of England +9 4 £425 +47.82% 1
East Midlands +6 2 £263 -19.23% 1
North East -50 2 £350 +29.62%
West Midlands -16 1 - - 2
Automation Test Analyst
UK

Automation Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, Automation Test 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 Test Analyst in the job title.

1 173 (64.07%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (51.11%) Selenium
3 96 (35.56%) BDD
4 88 (32.59%) QA
5 87 (32.22%) SQL
6 85 (31.48%) Test Scripting
7 83 (30.74%) Cucumber
8 78 (28.89%) Scrum
9 76 (28.15%) Test Automation
10 72 (26.67%) Finance
10 72 (26.67%) Java
11 71 (26.30%) WebDriver
12 66 (24.44%) Automation Testing
13 65 (24.07%) C#
14 60 (22.22%) JIRA
15 54 (20.00%) ISEB
16 52 (19.26%) Banking
17 50 (18.52%) Automated Testing
18 48 (17.78%) Gherkin
19 47 (17.41%) TDD
20 45 (16.67%) ISTQB
21 44 (16.30%) HP UFT
22 40 (14.81%) SpecFlow
23 37 (13.70%) .NET
23 37 (13.70%) Web Services
23 37 (13.70%) Software Testing
24 36 (13.33%) Jenkins
25 34 (12.59%) SoapUI
25 34 (12.59%) Ruby
25 34 (12.59%) JavaScript

Automation Test 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 17 (6.30%) Confluence
2 11 (4.07%) Node.js
3 7 (2.59%) IIS
4 4 (1.48%) JBoss
5 1 (0.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.37%) CMS
5 1 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (1.85%) MS Office
2 2 (0.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (4.44%) Magento
2 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.19%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (4.44%) GitHub
3 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.37%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.37%) Office 365
4 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.48%) Internet
2 3 (1.11%) H.323
2 3 (1.11%) Telepresence
3 1 (0.37%) HTTP
3 1 (0.37%) WebEx
3 1 (0.37%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (4.81%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.59%) Relational Database
3 6 (2.22%) Data Mining
4 5 (1.85%) Oracle Database
4 5 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.37%) Big Data
6 1 (0.37%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.37%) DB2
6 1 (0.37%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.37%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 138 (51.11%) Selenium
2 83 (30.74%) Cucumber
3 71 (26.30%) WebDriver
4 60 (22.22%) JIRA
5 44 (16.30%) HP UFT
6 40 (14.81%) SpecFlow
7 36 (13.33%) Jenkins
8 34 (12.59%) SoapUI
9 22 (8.15%) Protractor
10 19 (7.04%) JUnit
11 18 (6.67%) Git (software)
12 16 (5.93%) JMeter
12 16 (5.93%) Maven
12 16 (5.93%) Team Foundation Server
13 13 (4.81%) Appium
14 11 (4.07%) LoadRunner
14 11 (4.07%) Visual Studio
15 10 (3.70%) Capybara
16 9 (3.33%) Gradle
16 9 (3.33%) Travis CI
General
1 72 (26.67%) Finance
2 52 (19.26%) Banking
3 12 (4.44%) Retail
4 6 (2.22%) Back Office
4 6 (2.22%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.85%) Games
6 4 (1.48%) Law
6 4 (1.48%) Marketing
6 4 (1.48%) Retail Banking
6 4 (1.48%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.74%) Front Office
7 2 (0.74%) Online Betting
8 1 (0.37%) Electronics
8 1 (0.37%) International Banking
8 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (17.78%) Gherkin
2 37 (13.70%) .NET
2 37 (13.70%) Web Services
3 32 (11.85%) XML
4 19 (7.04%) AngularJS
5 17 (6.30%) ASP.NET
6 16 (5.93%) ASP.NET Web API
7 13 (4.81%) REST
8 12 (4.44%) HTML
8 12 (4.44%) SOAP
9 9 (3.33%) RESTful
9 9 (3.33%) Spring
10 7 (2.59%) Ajax
10 7 (2.59%) Hibernate
10 7 (2.59%) Java EE
10 7 (2.59%) JMS
10 7 (2.59%) WebSphere MQ
11 5 (1.85%) Ruby on Rails
12 3 (1.11%) HTML5
12 3 (1.11%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 9 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 8 (2.96%) Algorithms
4 7 (2.59%) Derivative
5 5 (1.85%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.48%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.48%) Equities
6 4 (1.48%) IVR
7 3 (1.11%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.11%) Smartcard
7 3 (1.11%) User Experience
8 2 (0.74%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.74%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.74%) OTC Derivatives
9 1 (0.37%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.37%) EPoS
9 1 (0.37%) iPad
9 1 (0.37%) IPTV
9 1 (0.37%) STB
9 1 (0.37%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.07%) Unix
2 10 (3.70%) Linux
3 8 (2.96%) Windows
4 4 (1.48%) Android
5 2 (0.74%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.37%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (64.07%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (35.56%) BDD
3 85 (31.48%) Test Scripting
4 78 (28.89%) Scrum
5 76 (28.15%) Test Automation
6 66 (24.44%) Automation Testing
7 50 (18.52%) Automated Testing
8 47 (17.41%) TDD
9 37 (13.70%) Software Testing
10 28 (10.37%) Functional Testing
11 27 (10.00%) Performance Testing
11 27 (10.00%) Regression Testing
12 25 (9.26%) Continuous Integration
13 24 (8.89%) E-Commerce
13 24 (8.89%) Waterfall
14 23 (8.52%) User Stories
15 22 (8.15%) Manual Testing
16 19 (7.04%) SDLC
17 17 (6.30%) User Acceptance Testing
18 16 (5.93%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 87 (32.22%) SQL
2 72 (26.67%) Java
3 65 (24.07%) C#
4 34 (12.59%) JavaScript
4 34 (12.59%) Ruby
5 13 (4.81%) PL/SQL
6 9 (3.33%) Groovy
7 8 (2.96%) VBScript
8 7 (2.59%) Python
8 7 (2.59%) VB
9 4 (1.48%) VBA
10 3 (1.11%) C
10 3 (1.11%) PHP
10 3 (1.11%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.74%) Perl
11 2 (0.74%) Scala
11 2 (0.74%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.37%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 54 (20.00%) ISEB
2 45 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 20 (7.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 15 (5.56%) Degree
5 4 (1.48%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.74%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.37%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (32.59%) QA
2 10 (3.70%) SDET
3 3 (1.11%) FedRAMP
System Software
1 10 (3.70%) Docker
2 1 (0.37%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (4.44%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.37%) CA Service Virtualization
2 1 (0.37%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.37%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 33 (12.22%) HP
2 26 (9.63%) Microsoft
3 15 (5.56%) Oracle
4 10 (3.70%) Rally
5 9 (3.33%) Atlassian
6 6 (2.22%) SAP
7 3 (1.11%) Green Hat
7 3 (1.11%) Sybase
8 2 (0.74%) IBM
8 2 (0.74%) Talend
9 1 (0.37%) CA
9 1 (0.37%) Informatica
9 1 (0.37%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.37%) Siebel
9 1 (0.37%) SOASTA, Inc
9 1 (0.37%) VMware
9 1 (0.37%) WorldPay
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