The table below looks at the statistics for the Agile Test Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Test Analyst
Rank 67 65 60
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Test Analyst 8 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.82% 0.24% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.26% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 7
Average daily rate
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£300 - £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £315 £323
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -2.32%
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 Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
931 765 710
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 95.00% 92.17% 93.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 443 354
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £489 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 29 52
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £13.27
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -9.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.90 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.10 £15.25 £44.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

Agile Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Agile Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Agile Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Agile Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Agile Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Agile 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 Agile Test Analyst in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) C#
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
4 6 (60.00%) QA
4 6 (60.00%) Selenium
5 5 (50.00%) .NET
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (50.00%) WebDriver
5 5 (50.00%) BDD
6 4 (40.00%) SpecFlow
6 4 (40.00%) XML
6 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (40.00%) HTML
6 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
6 4 (40.00%) TDD
6 4 (40.00%) Finance
7 3 (30.00%) MVC
7 3 (30.00%) MS Office
7 3 (30.00%) Automation Testing
7 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
7 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
8 2 (20.00%) SDLC
8 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
8 2 (20.00%) System Testing
8 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
8 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
8 2 (20.00%) Gherkin
8 2 (20.00%) Agile Testing
8 2 (20.00%) SOAP

Agile Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Agile 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 Agile Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (30.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Selenium
2 5 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 4 (40.00%) SpecFlow
4 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) Gherkin
3 2 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) BDD
3 4 (40.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (30.00%) MVC
4 3 (30.00%) Automation Testing
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 2 (20.00%) System Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) V-Model
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle