The table below looks at the statistics for the Agile Test Analyst role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Test Analyst
Rank 536 534 533
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Test Analyst 57 65 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.12% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.12% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 41 17
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£300 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £255 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £425 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £290 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.75% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £20.00

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
51645 52060 44962
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.40% 92.35% 92.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 31339 31560 25761
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2019 2073 2241
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

Agile Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 17 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Test Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 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
England -15 54 £300 -4.00% 13
South East -24 18 £295 -5.60% 1
East Midlands +13 10 £351 +37.45% 2
Hampshire -4 10 £290 +0.43%
London -11 10 £250 -33.33% 5
Cambridgeshire - 6 - -
East of England - 6 - - 1
Nottinghamshire - 5 - - 1
South West +6 4 £350 +32.07% 1
Southampton -9 4 £348 -
Nottingham - 4 - - 1
Surrey +2 3 £325 -10.34% 1
West Yorkshire -15 3 - - 2
Yorkshire -22 3 - - 2
Lincolnshire - 3 £353 -
Cambridge - 3 - -
Buckinghamshire -2 2 - -
North West -18 2 £300 -4.76% 1
Wales - 2 £350 -
South Wales - 2 £350 -
Woking +11 1 £265 -26.89%
Reading +7 1 £275 -12.00%
Berkshire +3 1 £275 -5.17%
Bristol -2 1 £350 +32.07% 1
Leeds -18 1 - - 2
Newport - 1 £350 -
Cardiff - 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 - -
West Midlands - - - -
City of London - - - - 1

Agile Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 103 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (43.69%) Scrum
3 44 (42.72%) Selenium
4 38 (36.89%) SQL
5 36 (34.95%) BDD
6 34 (33.01%) Java
7 33 (32.04%) Software Testing
8 31 (30.10%) ISEB
9 26 (25.24%) ISTQB
10 25 (24.27%) .NET
10 25 (24.27%) Cucumber
10 25 (24.27%) Test Scripting
11 24 (23.30%) QA
12 22 (21.36%) C#
12 22 (21.36%) Microsoft
13 21 (20.39%) JIRA
13 21 (20.39%) Automated Testing
14 18 (17.48%) Test Automation
14 18 (17.48%) WebDriver
15 17 (16.50%) SpecFlow
15 17 (16.50%) User Acceptance Testing
16 16 (15.53%) TDD
17 14 (13.59%) Manual Testing
18 13 (12.62%) Automation Testing
19 12 (11.65%) Web Services
20 11 (10.68%) MS Excel
20 11 (10.68%) E-Commerce
20 11 (10.68%) Visual Studio
20 11 (10.68%) Oracle
20 11 (10.68%) Jenkins

Agile Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 5 (4.85%) CMS
1 5 (4.85%) Confluence
2 2 (1.94%) ATG Dynamo
3 1 (0.97%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (0.97%) JBoss
3 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.97%) Documentum
3 1 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (10.68%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.85%) Magento
2 2 (1.94%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.83%) SaaS
2 2 (1.94%) GitHub
3 1 (0.97%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.97%) 2G
1 1 (0.97%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.85%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.91%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.97%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.97%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.97%) Big Data
4 1 (0.97%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 44 (42.72%) Selenium
2 25 (24.27%) Cucumber
3 21 (20.39%) JIRA
4 18 (17.48%) WebDriver
5 17 (16.50%) SpecFlow
6 11 (10.68%) Jenkins
6 11 (10.68%) Visual Studio
7 8 (7.77%) Git (software)
8 6 (5.83%) Subversion
9 4 (3.88%) QuickTest Pro
9 4 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (3.88%) SoapUI
10 3 (2.91%) JUnit
11 2 (1.94%) Spock
11 2 (1.94%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.97%) GitLab
12 1 (0.97%) MSBuild
12 1 (0.97%) Capybara
12 1 (0.97%) Calabash
12 1 (0.97%) Grunt
General
1 10 (9.71%) Finance
2 4 (3.88%) Games
3 3 (2.91%) Retail
3 3 (2.91%) Back Office
4 2 (1.94%) Publishing
5 1 (0.97%) Banking
5 1 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.97%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (24.27%) .NET
2 12 (11.65%) Web Services
3 6 (5.83%) XML
4 5 (4.85%) Middleware
4 5 (4.85%) .NET Framework
4 5 (4.85%) SOAP
5 3 (2.91%) RESTful
5 3 (2.91%) J2EE
6 2 (1.94%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.94%) CSS
6 2 (1.94%) JSON
6 2 (1.94%) REST
6 2 (1.94%) Gherkin
7 1 (0.97%) Apache Camel
7 1 (0.97%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.85%) User Experience
2 3 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.91%) Online Games
2 3 (2.91%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.94%) AS400
3 2 (1.94%) Derivative
3 2 (1.94%) NHS
4 1 (0.97%) W3C
4 1 (0.97%) Open Source
4 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.88%) Windows
1 4 (3.88%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.91%) Linux
2 3 (2.91%) Android
3 2 (1.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (43.69%) Scrum
3 36 (34.95%) BDD
4 33 (32.04%) Software Testing
5 25 (24.27%) Test Scripting
6 21 (20.39%) Automated Testing
7 18 (17.48%) Test Automation
8 17 (16.50%) User Acceptance Testing
9 16 (15.53%) TDD
10 14 (13.59%) Manual Testing
11 13 (12.62%) Automation Testing
12 11 (10.68%) Mentoring
12 11 (10.68%) E-Commerce
13 10 (9.71%) Regression Testing
13 10 (9.71%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (8.74%) Test Management
14 9 (8.74%) Integration Testing
14 9 (8.74%) Agile Testing
15 8 (7.77%) User Stories
15 8 (7.77%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (36.89%) SQL
2 34 (33.01%) Java
3 22 (21.36%) C#
4 9 (8.74%) Ruby
5 5 (4.85%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.91%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.97%) VB
7 1 (0.97%) Groovy
7 1 (0.97%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 31 (30.10%) ISEB
2 26 (25.24%) ISTQB
3 8 (7.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (4.85%) Degree
5 3 (2.91%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 3 (2.91%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (23.30%) QA
2 2 (1.94%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.97%) HL7
Systems Management
1 7 (6.80%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.97%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (21.36%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.68%) Oracle
3 4 (3.88%) HP
4 3 (2.91%) ATG
4 3 (2.91%) WSO2
5 2 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.94%) ESRI
5 2 (1.94%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.97%) SAP
6 1 (0.97%) Sybase
6 1 (0.97%) Adobe
6 1 (0.97%) ForgeRock
6 1 (0.97%) VMware
6 1 (0.97%) Telerik
6 1 (0.97%) Orchard
6 1 (0.97%) hybris
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