The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had Agile Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Test Analyst
Rank 142 135 134
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Test Analyst 2 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.066% 0.38% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.39% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 6
Median daily rate £290 £305 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.91% +7.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £293 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £330 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £323 £295 £295
% change year-on-year
+9.32% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Agile Test Analyst
England

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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2890 3056 2843
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 94.79% 95.50% 95.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1868 1952 1859
Median daily rate £368 £370 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.67% +2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 203 170
Median hourly rate £27.50 £19.03 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.50% -4.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.19 £38.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Agile Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South West region that featured Agile Test Analyst in the job title.

Agile Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Agile Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Agile Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Agile Test Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Test Analyst within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
Bristol +1 1 £280 -1.75%
Wiltshire -9 1 £300 -
Agile Test Analyst
England

Agile Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, Agile Test Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region featuring Agile Test Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) ISEB
3 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
3 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
3 3 (42.86%) Selenium
4 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Information Assurance
4 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (28.57%) Data Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Retail Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
4 2 (28.57%) JIRA
4 2 (28.57%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Retail
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Validation
5 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 1 (14.29%) HP UFT
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) JUnit
5 1 (14.29%) SOAP

Agile Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 (14.29%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Selenium
2 2 (28.57%) JIRA
2 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) HP UFT
3 1 (14.29%) JUnit
3 1 (14.29%) Maven
3 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
3 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
1 2 (28.57%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) JSON
1 1 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (14.29%) REST
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Data Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Information Assurance
3 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Data Validation
4 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
2 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
3 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) HP
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft