The table below looks at the statistics for the Test 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 Test Automation Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Automation Analyst
Rank 589 567 550
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Test Automation Analyst 9 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.004% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.004% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 5
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£360 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 - £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
47812 45732 43181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.51% 92.60% 92.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 30985 28273 25892
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £227 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1764 1854 1992
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Test Automation Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Test Automation Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Test Automation Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Test Automation Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

Test Automation Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Automation Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Test Automation Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

Test 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 Test Automation Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 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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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
South East -10 4 £350 -
London - 4 £423 -
South West - 1 £325 -
Test Automation Analyst
UK

Test Automation Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Test 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 Test Automation Analyst in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) XML
3 4 (40.00%) HP UFT
3 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (40.00%) Selenium
4 3 (30.00%) Banking
4 3 (30.00%) ISEB
4 3 (30.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) BDD
5 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
5 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) .NET
5 2 (20.00%) CSS
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk
6 1 (10.00%) Release Management
6 1 (10.00%) Atlassian
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) HP
6 1 (10.00%) VSAM
6 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
6 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (10.00%) System Testing

Test Automation Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Test 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 Test Automation Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) JBoss
1 1 (10.00%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) HP UFT
1 4 (40.00%) Selenium
2 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (10.00%) TestNG
3 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) ChangeMan
3 1 (10.00%) JIRA
3 1 (10.00%) JUnit
3 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) REST
3 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (10.00%) VSAM
1 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (30.00%) BDD
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Release Management
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) System Testing
5 1 (10.00%) ETL
5 1 (10.00%) Code Coverage
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) VBScript
4 1 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) JCL
4 1 (10.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ISEB
2 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) CA Endevor
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) CA
2 1 (10.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (10.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (10.00%) IBM