The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Testing over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Testing
Rank 403 425 399
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -26
Contract jobs citing Agile Testing 42 25 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.11% 0.088%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.13% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 14 15
Median daily rate £450 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £271 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £381
% change year-on-year
- -14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Agile Testing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
19792 19510 19407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.69% 82.15% 81.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 14234 13880 13516
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 223 232
Median hourly rate £25.69 £22.12 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.16% +2.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.23 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

Agile Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Agile Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Testing Jobs Demand Trend in London

Agile Testing
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Agile Testing across the London region.

Agile Testing Daily Rate Trend in London

Agile Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Testing across the London region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Agile Testing Daily Rate Histogram in London

Agile Testing
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Testing within the London region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
City of London +37 9 £475 +11.76% 2
Bromley +2 3 - -
Croydon - 1 £325 -
Agile Testing
England

Agile Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Agile Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Agile Testing.

1 61 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (63.93%) BDD
3 34 (55.74%) Test Automation
4 27 (44.26%) TDD
5 26 (42.62%) Selenium
6 24 (39.34%) WebDriver
7 22 (36.07%) QA
8 21 (34.43%) OOP
8 21 (34.43%) Scrum
9 20 (32.79%) SDET
10 19 (31.15%) Cucumber
10 19 (31.15%) Gherkin
11 18 (29.51%) Java
12 17 (27.87%) C#
12 17 (27.87%) Retail
13 14 (22.95%) NUnit
13 14 (22.95%) SpecFlow
14 13 (21.31%) .NET
15 12 (19.67%) Web Services
16 11 (18.03%) JUnit
16 11 (18.03%) Jasmine
16 11 (18.03%) Capybara
17 10 (16.39%) ATDD
17 10 (16.39%) RSpec
17 10 (16.39%) JavaScript
17 10 (16.39%) OO
17 10 (16.39%) Ruby
17 10 (16.39%) Ruby on Rails
17 10 (16.39%) Scala
18 9 (14.75%) .NET Framework

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 1 (1.64%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (1.64%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.75%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.64%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 26 (42.62%) Selenium
2 24 (39.34%) WebDriver
3 19 (31.15%) Cucumber
4 14 (22.95%) NUnit
4 14 (22.95%) SpecFlow
5 11 (18.03%) Capybara
5 11 (18.03%) Jasmine
5 11 (18.03%) JUnit
6 10 (16.39%) RSpec
7 9 (14.75%) Protractor
8 7 (11.48%) SoapUI
9 5 (8.20%) Git (software)
9 5 (8.20%) Mocha
10 4 (6.56%) eggPlant
10 4 (6.56%) Fiddler
10 4 (6.56%) Jenkins
10 4 (6.56%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (6.56%) Xcode
11 3 (4.92%) JMeter
12 2 (3.28%) JIRA
General
1 17 (27.87%) Retail
2 7 (11.48%) Banking
3 5 (8.20%) Finance
4 1 (1.64%) Advertising
4 1 (1.64%) Front Office
4 1 (1.64%) International Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (32.79%) Developer
2 19 (31.15%) Analyst
3 18 (29.51%) Developer in Test
3 18 (29.51%) Test Analyst
4 12 (19.67%) Automation Test Analyst
5 10 (16.39%) Analyst Developer
5 10 (16.39%) Ruby Developer
5 10 (16.39%) Test Automation Developer
6 8 (13.11%) QA Engineer
7 7 (11.48%) Java Developer
8 6 (9.84%) Test Manager
9 5 (8.20%) Java Software Developer
9 5 (8.20%) JavaScript Engineer
9 5 (8.20%) Software Developer
10 4 (6.56%) Automation Tester
10 4 (6.56%) C# Developer
10 4 (6.56%) Java Automation Tester
10 4 (6.56%) Mobile Tester
10 4 (6.56%) Tester
11 3 (4.92%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (31.15%) Gherkin
2 13 (21.31%) .NET
3 12 (19.67%) Web Services
4 10 (16.39%) Ruby on Rails
5 9 (14.75%) .NET Framework
6 7 (11.48%) XML
7 6 (9.84%) Node.js
8 5 (8.20%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (6.56%) JSON
10 3 (4.92%) Drools
11 2 (3.28%) HTML
11 2 (3.28%) RESTful
11 2 (3.28%) SOAP
11 2 (3.28%) XML Messaging
12 1 (1.64%) ActiveMQ
12 1 (1.64%) CSS
12 1 (1.64%) Entity Framework
12 1 (1.64%) HTML5
12 1 (1.64%) JMS
12 1 (1.64%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) User Experience
2 4 (6.56%) Blackberry
2 4 (6.56%) iPhone
3 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.28%) Equities
3 2 (3.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.64%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.48%) Windows
2 6 (9.84%) Linux
3 4 (6.56%) Android
3 4 (6.56%) Mac OS X
3 4 (6.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (63.93%) BDD
3 34 (55.74%) Test Automation
4 27 (44.26%) TDD
5 21 (34.43%) OOP
5 21 (34.43%) Scrum
6 10 (16.39%) ATDD
6 10 (16.39%) OO
7 9 (14.75%) QA Automation
7 9 (14.75%) Test Strategy
8 8 (13.11%) E-Commerce
8 8 (13.11%) Unit Testing
8 8 (13.11%) Waterfall
9 6 (9.84%) Exploratory Testing
9 6 (9.84%) Regression Testing
10 5 (8.20%) SDLC
10 5 (8.20%) System Integration Testing
11 4 (6.56%) Automated Testing
11 4 (6.56%) Test Management
11 4 (6.56%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 18 (29.51%) Java
2 17 (27.87%) C#
3 10 (16.39%) JavaScript
3 10 (16.39%) Ruby
3 10 (16.39%) Scala
4 9 (14.75%) Clojure
5 7 (11.48%) SQL
6 4 (6.56%) Apple Swift
7 3 (4.92%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.64%) C++
9 1 (1.64%) Haskell
9 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) ISEB
2 2 (3.28%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.64%) Degree
3 1 (1.64%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (36.07%) QA
2 20 (32.79%) SDET
3 2 (3.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.64%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.64%) CA Service Virtualization
2 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (4.92%) HP
1 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
1 3 (4.92%) MuleSoft
2 1 (1.64%) CA
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle
2 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
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