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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Testing
Rank 423 405 417
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +12
Contract jobs citing Agile Testing 14 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.061% 0.084% 0.069%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.073% 0.10% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 10
Median daily rate £425 £445 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% +42.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £262 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £320 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -14.66%
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
19059 18167 18834
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.62% 80.76% 80.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 13906 12687 13429
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 257 229
Median hourly rate £21.78 £21.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.30% -6.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £90.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +46 3 £425 -3.40% 5
Westminster - 1 £425 - 1
Agile Testing
England

Agile Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 26 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (73.08%) BDD
3 16 (61.54%) TDD
4 14 (53.85%) Test Automation
5 11 (42.31%) Scrum
5 11 (42.31%) Java
6 10 (38.46%) Banking
7 9 (34.62%) Selenium
8 8 (30.77%) Ruby
8 8 (30.77%) Cucumber
9 7 (26.92%) JIRA
9 7 (26.92%) C#
10 6 (23.08%) Windows
10 6 (23.08%) SoapUI
10 6 (23.08%) Gherkin
10 6 (23.08%) SDET
11 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (19.23%) Appium
11 5 (19.23%) Mobile App
11 5 (19.23%) Jasmine
11 5 (19.23%) Zephyr
11 5 (19.23%) Protractor
11 5 (19.23%) Defect Management
11 5 (19.23%) Capybara
11 5 (19.23%) Jenkins
11 5 (19.23%) RSpec
11 5 (19.23%) JBehave
11 5 (19.23%) Open Source
11 5 (19.23%) Ruby on Rails
11 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration

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 (3.85%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Selenium
2 8 (30.77%) Cucumber
3 7 (26.92%) JIRA
4 6 (23.08%) SoapUI
5 5 (19.23%) Appium
5 5 (19.23%) Capybara
5 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
5 5 (19.23%) Jasmine
5 5 (19.23%) JBehave
5 5 (19.23%) Jenkins
5 5 (19.23%) Protractor
5 5 (19.23%) RSpec
5 5 (19.23%) Zephyr
6 4 (15.38%) Calabash
6 4 (15.38%) WebDriver
7 3 (11.54%) JMeter
8 2 (7.69%) JUnit
8 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (3.85%) Fiddler
9 1 (3.85%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 10 (38.46%) Banking
2 4 (15.38%) Finance
3 3 (11.54%) Front Office
4 2 (7.69%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.85%) International Banking
5 1 (3.85%) Retail
5 1 (3.85%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Analyst
2 10 (38.46%) Test Analyst
3 8 (30.77%) Automation Test Analyst
4 7 (26.92%) Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Automation Tester
5 5 (19.23%) Developer in Test
5 5 (19.23%) Tester
6 4 (15.38%) Test Automation Developer
7 3 (11.54%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (11.54%) Java Automation Tester
7 3 (11.54%) Ruby Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Agile Test Analyst
8 2 (7.69%) Agile Test Manager
8 2 (7.69%) C# Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Mobile Tester
8 2 (7.69%) QA Engineer
8 2 (7.69%) Test Automation Specialist
8 2 (7.69%) Test Leader
8 2 (7.69%) Test Manager
8 2 (7.69%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) Gherkin
2 5 (19.23%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (15.38%) .NET
4 2 (7.69%) SOAP
4 2 (7.69%) Web Services
4 2 (7.69%) XML
5 1 (3.85%) CGI
5 1 (3.85%) HTML
5 1 (3.85%) JSON
5 1 (3.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (19.23%) Blackberry
1 5 (19.23%) Mobile App
2 4 (15.38%) Mobile Banking
2 4 (15.38%) Mobile Payment
3 3 (11.54%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.85%) iPhone
4 1 (3.85%) NHS
4 1 (3.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Android
3 4 (15.38%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.85%) Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (73.08%) BDD
3 16 (61.54%) TDD
4 14 (53.85%) Test Automation
5 11 (42.31%) Scrum
6 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (19.23%) Defect Management
6 5 (19.23%) OOP
6 5 (19.23%) Open Source
7 4 (15.38%) Automated Testing
7 4 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (15.38%) OO
7 4 (15.38%) Regression Testing
7 4 (15.38%) Test Management
7 4 (15.38%) Test Planning
8 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (11.54%) OOD
8 3 (11.54%) Test Scripting
9 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (7.69%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) Java
2 8 (30.77%) Ruby
3 7 (26.92%) C#
4 4 (15.38%) C++
5 3 (11.54%) SQL
6 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.85%) Apple Swift
7 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.85%) MATLAB
7 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.85%) Python
7 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) ISEB
2 4 (15.38%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) SDET
2 4 (15.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) CA Service Virtualization
1 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) HP
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) CA
3 1 (3.85%) Informatica
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
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