The table below looks at the statistics for the Automation Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automation Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Analyst
Rank 61 70 70
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Contract jobs requiring an Automation Analyst 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.46% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£338 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £303 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.70% -13.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 - -
Automation 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 Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
821 755 745
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.24% 93.56% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 346 364
Average daily rate £350 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £214 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 14 20
Average hourly rate £27.44 £17.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.41% +30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.40 £150.70 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Automation Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Automation Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Automation Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Automation Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Automation Analyst
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited 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 Automation Analyst in their job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Selenium
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) BDD
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 3 (37.50%) User Stories
3 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
3 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Maven
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Ant
3 3 (37.50%) XML
3 3 (37.50%) SOA
3 3 (37.50%) XML Schema
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) XPath
3 3 (37.50%) JSON
3 3 (37.50%) FitNesse
3 3 (37.50%) RESTful
4 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (25.00%) HP UFT
4 2 (25.00%) Test Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Banking

Automation Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited 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 Automation Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Selenium
2 3 (37.50%) FitNesse
2 3 (37.50%) Ant
2 3 (37.50%) Maven
2 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 2 (25.00%) HP UFT
3 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) XML
1 3 (37.50%) XML Schema
1 3 (37.50%) JSON
1 3 (37.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (37.50%) User Stories
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) SOA
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) XPath