The table below looks at the statistics for the Agile Test Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Test Analyst
Rank 225 220 217
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Test Analyst 13 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.18% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.20% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 2
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£313 £280 £248
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.60% +13.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £269 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £326 £270
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £290 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -7.34%
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 South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8534 7613 6882
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.42% 91.48% 91.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4596 3962 3299
Average daily rate £375 £363 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £223 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 406 449 609
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Agile Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Agile Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Agile Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Agile Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Agile Test Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Test Analyst across the South East region.

Agile Test Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Agile Test Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Test Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -22 6 £313 +15.74%
Surrey - 5 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Berkshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Agile Test Analyst
England

Agile Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 27 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (66.67%) Scrum
3 12 (44.44%) Software Testing
3 12 (44.44%) Selenium
4 11 (40.74%) Automated Testing
4 11 (40.74%) .NET
5 10 (37.04%) Java
6 9 (33.33%) SQL
6 9 (33.33%) ISEB
6 9 (33.33%) BDD
7 8 (29.63%) Cucumber
7 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
7 8 (29.63%) C#
8 7 (25.93%) Visual Studio
8 7 (25.93%) SoapUI
9 6 (22.22%) Automation Testing
9 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
9 6 (22.22%) Web Services
9 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
10 5 (18.52%) XML
10 5 (18.52%) SOAP
10 5 (18.52%) Middleware
10 5 (18.52%) AS400
10 5 (18.52%) ISTQB
10 5 (18.52%) TDD
10 5 (18.52%) JIRA
10 5 (18.52%) Integration Testing
10 5 (18.52%) SaaS
10 5 (18.52%) SpecFlow
10 5 (18.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Agile Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.11%) Confluence
2 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) SaaS
2 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Selenium
2 8 (29.63%) Cucumber
3 7 (25.93%) Visual Studio
3 7 (25.93%) SoapUI
4 5 (18.52%) JIRA
4 5 (18.52%) SpecFlow
4 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
5 4 (14.81%) Subversion
6 3 (11.11%) JUnit
6 3 (11.11%) JMeter
7 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
7 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (7.41%) LoadRunner
7 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
8 1 (3.70%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (3.70%) Maven
8 1 (3.70%) FitNesse
8 1 (3.70%) RSpec
8 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
8 1 (3.70%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
1 1 (3.70%) Automotive
1 1 (3.70%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) .NET
2 6 (22.22%) Web Services
3 5 (18.52%) XML
3 5 (18.52%) SOAP
3 5 (18.52%) Middleware
4 3 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 2 (7.41%) REST
5 2 (7.41%) RESTful
5 2 (7.41%) WCF
5 2 (7.41%) WPF
5 2 (7.41%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) AS400
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) GIS
3 1 (3.70%) Online Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Open Source
3 1 (3.70%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (66.67%) Scrum
3 12 (44.44%) Software Testing
4 11 (40.74%) Automated Testing
5 9 (33.33%) BDD
6 6 (22.22%) Automation Testing
6 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
7 5 (18.52%) TDD
7 5 (18.52%) Integration Testing
8 4 (14.81%) Test Strategy
8 4 (14.81%) Test Scripting
8 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
9 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
9 3 (11.11%) Coaching
10 2 (7.41%) Agile Testing
10 2 (7.41%) Change Control
10 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
10 2 (7.41%) Validation
10 2 (7.41%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) Java
2 9 (33.33%) SQL
3 8 (29.63%) C#
4 3 (11.11%) Ruby
5 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
5 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) ISEB
2 5 (18.52%) ISTQB
2 5 (18.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) WebInspect
2 1 (3.70%) Puppet
2 1 (3.70%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) ESRI
2 2 (7.41%) HP
3 1 (3.70%) WSO2
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