The table below looks at the statistics for the Automation Test Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 29 December 2014 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Test Analyst
Rank 113 98 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Contract jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 9 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.42% 0.29% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.31% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£335 £339 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.12% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £335 £248
% change year-on-year
- +35.35%
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 Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1941 1611 1420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 89.65% 92.80% 93.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1083 882 704
Average daily rate £350 £359 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -0.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 101 171
Average hourly rate £14.25 £15.38 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% -21.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.20 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Automation Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Automation Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Automation Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Automation Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Automation Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 11 (68.75%) Cucumber
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) Java
3 8 (50.00%) Selenium
3 8 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 7 (43.75%) QuickTest Pro
5 6 (37.50%) HP
5 6 (37.50%) .NET
5 6 (37.50%) Test Scripting
5 6 (37.50%) Automated Testing
5 6 (37.50%) SoapUI
6 5 (31.25%) Test Strategy
6 5 (31.25%) Functional Testing
6 5 (31.25%) Scrum
6 5 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (31.25%) Oracle
6 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
6 5 (31.25%) CRM
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
7 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 4 (25.00%) ISTQB
7 4 (25.00%) JIRA
7 4 (25.00%) Automation Testing
7 4 (25.00%) BDD
7 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
8 3 (18.75%) SpecFlow
8 3 (18.75%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
8 3 (18.75%) Coaching

Automation Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 (12.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) Cucumber
2 8 (50.00%) Selenium
3 7 (43.75%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (37.50%) SoapUI
5 4 (25.00%) JIRA
6 3 (18.75%) JUnit
6 3 (18.75%) JMeter
6 3 (18.75%) SpecFlow
7 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
7 2 (12.50%) FitNesse
7 2 (12.50%) Maven
7 2 (12.50%) Zephyr
7 2 (12.50%) RSpec
8 1 (6.25%) Appium
8 1 (6.25%) IntelliJ
8 1 (6.25%) Xcode
8 1 (6.25%) Subversion
8 1 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (6.25%) Rational Functional Tester
8 1 (6.25%) Calabash
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
2 3 (18.75%) JSP
2 3 (18.75%) SOAP
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 2 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (6.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Android
1 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 6 (37.50%) Automated Testing
4 5 (31.25%) CRM
4 5 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (31.25%) Test Strategy
4 5 (31.25%) Functional Testing
4 5 (31.25%) Scrum
5 4 (25.00%) Automation Testing
5 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 4 (25.00%) BDD
5 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (18.75%) Project Management
6 3 (18.75%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
6 3 (18.75%) Coaching
7 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 2 (12.50%) Validation
8 1 (6.25%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) VB
2 3 (18.75%) Ruby
2 3 (18.75%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (6.25%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Puppet
1 2 (12.50%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) HP
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Siebel
3 2 (12.50%) ESRI