The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Agile Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Test Analyst
Rank 583 577 571
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Test Analyst 53 87 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.16% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 49 35
Median daily rate £323 £345 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.58% -1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £299 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £323 £328 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.52% +2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
49823 54841 54102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.61% 94.99% 92.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 32593 35082 33109
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1682 2085 2162
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.40 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Agile Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Agile Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Agile Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Agile Test Analyst within the UK.

Agile Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Agile Test Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Test Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Agile Test Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Agile Test Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Test Analyst within the UK.

Agile Test Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Agile Test Analyst
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 1 October 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
England -17 48 £315 -8.76% 9
West Midlands -12 13 £275 -
South East -9 10 £380 +12.59% 1
London -12 8 £295 -37.89% 3
North West +10 7 £298 -8.46% 1
Yorkshire +18 6 £320 +1.58% 2
Manchester - 6 £280 - 1
West Yorkshire +13 5 £320 +6.66% 2
Leeds +12 4 £320 +6.66% 1
Surrey +7 4 £380 +1.33% 1
Birmingham - 4 £275 -
Edinburgh - 4 £363 -
Coventry - 4 £325 -
Scotland - 4 £363 -
East of England +11 2 £238 -
Woking - 2 £380 - 1
South Wales +23 1 £425 +28.30%
Wales +18 1 £425 +28.30%
Bradford +15 1 - -
Cheshire +10 1 £350 +7.69%
Hampshire +6 1 - -
West Sussex -2 1 £270 -
Midlands -4 1 - -
Worthing -17 1 £270 -
Telford -25 1 - -
Shropshire -26 1 - -
North East - 1 £283 - 1
Suffolk - 1 £325 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £450 -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -

Agile Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 featuring Agile Test Analyst in the job title.

1 108 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (40.74%) JIRA
3 37 (34.26%) Selenium
4 33 (30.56%) Test Scripting
4 33 (30.56%) Java
5 32 (29.63%) SQL
5 32 (29.63%) ISEB
5 32 (29.63%) BDD
6 29 (26.85%) QA
6 29 (26.85%) ISTQB
7 28 (25.93%) Cucumber
8 20 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (17.59%) Manual Testing
9 19 (17.59%) Integration Testing
9 19 (17.59%) Scrum
10 17 (15.74%) Finance
10 17 (15.74%) Test Automation
11 16 (14.81%) Defect Management
12 15 (13.89%) Software Testing
12 15 (13.89%) Regression Testing
12 15 (13.89%) XML
13 14 (12.96%) E-Commerce
13 14 (12.96%) Automation Testing
13 14 (12.96%) Confluence
14 13 (12.04%) Test Management
14 13 (12.04%) Jenkins
14 13 (12.04%) SoapUI
14 13 (12.04%) Functional Testing
15 12 (11.11%) Process Improvement
15 12 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Agile Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 14 (12.96%) Confluence
2 3 (2.78%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.85%) Apache
3 2 (1.85%) Apache Solr
3 2 (1.85%) CMS
3 2 (1.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.93%) Documentum
4 1 (0.93%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.93%) MS Office
1 1 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.63%) Magento
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.93%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.93%) GitHub
3 1 (0.93%) PaaS
3 1 (0.93%) SaaS
3 1 (0.93%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.85%) GIS
1 2 (1.85%) MongoDB
1 2 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (1.85%) Relational Database
1 2 (1.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.93%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 44 (40.74%) JIRA
2 37 (34.26%) Selenium
3 28 (25.93%) Cucumber
4 13 (12.04%) Jenkins
4 13 (12.04%) SoapUI
5 11 (10.19%) WebDriver
6 10 (9.26%) Maven
7 9 (8.33%) JUnit
8 8 (7.41%) SpecFlow
9 6 (5.56%) HP UFT
9 6 (5.56%) Talend Open Studio
10 5 (4.63%) Git (software)
10 5 (4.63%) LoadRunner
10 5 (4.63%) Visual Studio
11 3 (2.78%) JBehave
11 3 (2.78%) Subversion
11 3 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (2.78%) Zephyr
12 2 (1.85%) Gatling
12 2 (1.85%) JIRA Agile
General
1 17 (15.74%) Finance
2 7 (6.48%) Banking
2 7 (6.48%) Publishing
3 5 (4.63%) Retail
4 2 (1.85%) Games
4 2 (1.85%) Online Betting
4 2 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.93%) Advertising
5 1 (0.93%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.89%) XML
2 12 (11.11%) SOAP
3 9 (8.33%) Web Services
4 8 (7.41%) .NET
5 4 (3.70%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (2.78%) JSON
6 3 (2.78%) Node.js
7 2 (1.85%) Gherkin
7 2 (1.85%) PostGIS
7 2 (1.85%) REST
7 2 (1.85%) Spring Boot
8 1 (0.93%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.93%) CSS
8 1 (0.93%) HTML
8 1 (0.93%) Java EE
8 1 (0.93%) RESTful
8 1 (0.93%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.48%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.78%) Wiki
4 2 (1.85%) EPoS
5 1 (0.93%) Apple TV
5 1 (0.93%) Derivative
5 1 (0.93%) iPhone
5 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.93%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (0.93%) NHS
5 1 (0.93%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (0.93%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.33%) Linux
2 3 (2.78%) Unix
3 2 (1.85%) Windows
4 1 (0.93%) Android
4 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.93%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (30.56%) Test Scripting
3 32 (29.63%) BDD
4 20 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (17.59%) Integration Testing
5 19 (17.59%) Manual Testing
5 19 (17.59%) Scrum
6 17 (15.74%) Test Automation
7 16 (14.81%) Defect Management
8 15 (13.89%) Regression Testing
8 15 (13.89%) Software Testing
9 14 (12.96%) Automation Testing
9 14 (12.96%) E-Commerce
10 13 (12.04%) Functional Testing
10 13 (12.04%) Test Management
11 12 (11.11%) Process Improvement
11 12 (11.11%) Project Management
12 11 (10.19%) Non-Functional Testing
12 11 (10.19%) Performance Testing
12 11 (10.19%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 33 (30.56%) Java
2 32 (29.63%) SQL
3 11 (10.19%) C#
4 9 (8.33%) Python
5 8 (7.41%) JavaScript
6 7 (6.48%) Ruby
7 5 (4.63%) PHP
8 1 (0.93%) Groovy
8 1 (0.93%) VB
8 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.93%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (29.63%) ISEB
2 29 (26.85%) ISTQB
3 12 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (9.26%) Degree
5 3 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (2.78%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.78%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.93%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (26.85%) QA
2 2 (1.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (1.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.93%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 7 (6.48%) HP
2 6 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.56%) Talend
3 3 (2.78%) Oracle
4 2 (1.85%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.85%) SAP
5 1 (0.93%) Apple
5 1 (0.93%) CA
5 1 (0.93%) Capita
5 1 (0.93%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.93%) Siebel
5 1 (0.93%) SOASTA, Inc
5 1 (0.93%) VMware