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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Test Analyst
Rank 501 498 483
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -15
Contract jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 51 50 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.11% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.12% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 39 26
Average daily rate
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£381 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.92% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £415 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £270
% change year-on-year
- +29.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Automation Test Analyst
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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
44070 42663 38287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.40% 92.51% 92.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 27462 25710 22381
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1715 1832 2129
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -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 4 March 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 4 March 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 £450 +24.56% 8
South East -32 14 £375 +7.14% 1
South West -12 1 £300 -20.00% 2
Yorkshire -17 1 £375 -6.25%
North West -17 1 £338 -12.33%
West Midlands - 1 £350 -
East Midlands - - - - 1
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Automation Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 61 (61.00%) Selenium
2 52 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (48.00%) Java
4 40 (40.00%) Cucumber
5 37 (37.00%) Automation Testing
6 28 (28.00%) BDD
7 25 (25.00%) Test Automation
8 24 (24.00%) Scrum
9 23 (23.00%) QuickTest Pro
10 22 (22.00%) SQL
10 22 (22.00%) WebDriver
11 21 (21.00%) C#
12 20 (20.00%) QA
13 19 (19.00%) Test Scripting
14 17 (17.00%) TDD
14 17 (17.00%) Automated Testing
15 15 (15.00%) .NET
16 13 (13.00%) SOAP
16 13 (13.00%) Ruby
16 13 (13.00%) JIRA
17 12 (12.00%) Finance
18 11 (11.00%) Continuous Integration
18 11 (11.00%) User Acceptance Testing
19 10 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
19 10 (10.00%) SoapUI
20 9 (9.00%) Web Services
20 9 (9.00%) SpecFlow
20 9 (9.00%) Gherkin
21 8 (8.00%) Apple iOS
21 8 (8.00%) Android

Automation Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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%) Node.js
2 1 (1.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.00%) Drupal
2 1 (1.00%) CMS
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (3.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.00%) SaaS
2 1 (1.00%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.00%) DAB
1 1 (1.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 61 (61.00%) Selenium
2 40 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 23 (23.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 22 (22.00%) WebDriver
5 13 (13.00%) JIRA
6 10 (10.00%) SoapUI
7 9 (9.00%) SpecFlow
8 6 (6.00%) Visual Studio
9 5 (5.00%) Jenkins
9 5 (5.00%) Calabash
10 4 (4.00%) FitNesse
11 3 (3.00%) Xcode
11 3 (3.00%) JUnit
11 3 (3.00%) JMeter
11 3 (3.00%) Appium
11 3 (3.00%) Geb
12 2 (2.00%) Sahi
12 2 (2.00%) RSpec
12 2 (2.00%) Git (software)
12 2 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (12.00%) Finance
2 6 (6.00%) Banking
3 4 (4.00%) Retail
4 2 (2.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.00%) Military
5 1 (1.00%) Publishing
5 1 (1.00%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.00%) .NET
2 13 (13.00%) SOAP
3 9 (9.00%) Web Services
3 9 (9.00%) Gherkin
4 6 (6.00%) XML
5 4 (4.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (3.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (3.00%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (2.00%) Android SDK
7 2 (2.00%) JRuby
7 2 (2.00%) Mustache
7 2 (2.00%) Sass
7 2 (2.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (2.00%) iOS SDK
7 2 (2.00%) REST
7 2 (2.00%) HTML
8 1 (1.00%) Spring
8 1 (1.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (3.00%) Open Source
2 2 (2.00%) User Experience
2 2 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (2.00%) Market Risk
3 1 (1.00%) Grid Computing
3 1 (1.00%) Robotics
3 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.00%) Streaming Video
3 1 (1.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.00%) iPad
3 1 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.00%) Apple iOS
1 8 (8.00%) Android
2 6 (6.00%) UNIX
3 2 (2.00%) Windows
3 2 (2.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (37.00%) Automation Testing
3 28 (28.00%) BDD
4 25 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 24 (24.00%) Scrum
6 19 (19.00%) Test Scripting
7 17 (17.00%) TDD
7 17 (17.00%) Automated Testing
8 11 (11.00%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (11.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (8.00%) Manual Testing
10 7 (7.00%) Security Testing
10 7 (7.00%) Integration Testing
10 7 (7.00%) OO
10 7 (7.00%) E-Commerce
10 7 (7.00%) Mentoring
11 6 (6.00%) Waterfall
11 6 (6.00%) OOP
11 6 (6.00%) Software Engineering
12 5 (5.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (48.00%) Java
2 22 (22.00%) SQL
3 21 (21.00%) C#
4 13 (13.00%) Ruby
5 5 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (5.00%) Shell Script
5 5 (5.00%) Groovy
6 4 (4.00%) C++
7 3 (3.00%) Perl
7 3 (3.00%) VB
7 3 (3.00%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.00%) Scala
8 2 (2.00%) VBScript
8 2 (2.00%) VBA
8 2 (2.00%) Jython
9 1 (1.00%) Korn
9 1 (1.00%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.00%) Python
9 1 (1.00%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 5 (5.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.00%) ISEB
3 2 (2.00%) VCP4
3 2 (2.00%) Degree
4 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (7.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.00%) HP
3 4 (4.00%) Oracle
4 3 (3.00%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.00%) ESRI
6 1 (1.00%) Google
6 1 (1.00%) Sybase
6 1 (1.00%) IBM
6 1 (1.00%) Remedy
6 1 (1.00%) BMC
6 1 (1.00%) Sitecore
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