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 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Test Analyst
Rank 596 585 590
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Test Analyst 65 78 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.14% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.14% 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 45 28
Median daily rate £325 £300 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £250 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £484 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £295
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +1.69%
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
51008 54089 51827
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.76% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 33192 34291 31378
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1546 2003 2097
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

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 30 July 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 30 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
England +11 62 £323 +4.03% 11
South East +11 17 £358 +19.16% 1
London -8 11 £350 -27.46% 6
Yorkshire +3 10 £320 +6.66% 4
West Yorkshire +9 9 £320 +6.66% 3
Leeds +5 8 £320 +6.66% 3
North West - 8 £300 -
West Midlands -22 7 £325 +85.71%
Manchester - 7 £290 -
East of England +24 4 £325 +8.33%
West Sussex -7 4 £325 +30.00%
Coventry -8 4 £325 +85.71%
Oxfordshire - 4 £450 -
Hampshire -2 3 £280 -0.88%
Scotland -4 3 £363 +45.00%
Surrey -8 3 £390 +4.69%
Kidlington - 3 £450 -
Ipswich - 3 £325 -
Suffolk - 3 £325 -
Edinburgh - 3 £363 -
East Midlands -4 2 £177 -
South West -4 2 £290 -4.91%
Worthing -13 2 £270 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £177 -
Nottingham - 2 £177 -
City of London - 2 £413 -
Bolton - 2 £325 -
Buckinghamshire +8 1 - - 1
Guildford +3 1 £425 -
Bristol -2 1 £280 -1.75%

Agile Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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 featuring Agile Test Analyst in the job title.

1 120 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (39.17%) Java
3 46 (38.33%) SQL
3 46 (38.33%) JIRA
4 40 (33.33%) ISEB
5 36 (30.00%) Selenium
6 34 (28.33%) QA
6 34 (28.33%) ISTQB
7 31 (25.83%) Test Scripting
7 31 (25.83%) BDD
8 30 (25.00%) Scrum
9 24 (20.00%) Cucumber
10 23 (19.17%) XML
11 20 (16.67%) Finance
12 19 (15.83%) Confluence
13 18 (15.00%) Software Testing
14 17 (14.17%) Functional Testing
14 17 (14.17%) Non-Functional Testing
14 17 (14.17%) Automation Testing
14 17 (14.17%) Manual Testing
15 16 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (13.33%) SoapUI
16 15 (12.50%) Defect Management
16 15 (12.50%) TDD
16 15 (12.50%) Regression Testing
16 15 (12.50%) Test Automation
17 14 (11.67%) WebDriver
17 14 (11.67%) Agile Testing
17 14 (11.67%) Process Improvement
17 14 (11.67%) Kanban

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 19 (15.83%) Confluence
2 5 (4.17%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.33%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.67%) Apache
4 2 (1.67%) JBoss
4 2 (1.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.83%) CMS
5 1 (0.83%) Documentum
Applications
1 5 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 5 (4.17%) MS Office
2 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.17%) Magento
2 2 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.83%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.83%) GitHub
3 1 (0.83%) PaaS
3 1 (0.83%) SaaS
3 1 (0.83%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (5.00%) Hadoop
1 6 (5.00%) Pentaho
2 4 (3.33%) MongoDB
2 4 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.83%) GIS
4 1 (0.83%) MySQL
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 46 (38.33%) JIRA
2 36 (30.00%) Selenium
3 24 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 16 (13.33%) SoapUI
5 14 (11.67%) WebDriver
6 12 (10.00%) Jenkins
7 9 (7.50%) Maven
7 9 (7.50%) SpecFlow
8 8 (6.67%) HP UFT
8 8 (6.67%) JUnit
8 8 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (5.00%) LoadRunner
9 6 (5.00%) Talend Open Studio
10 4 (3.33%) IntelliJ
10 4 (3.33%) Visual Studio
11 3 (2.50%) Gatling
11 3 (2.50%) Git (software)
11 3 (2.50%) JMeter
11 3 (2.50%) Subversion
11 3 (2.50%) Zephyr
General
1 20 (16.67%) Finance
2 9 (7.50%) Banking
3 7 (5.83%) Publishing
4 6 (5.00%) Retail
5 3 (2.50%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.50%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.67%) Games
6 2 (1.67%) Online Betting
6 2 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.83%) Front Office
7 1 (0.83%) Marketing
7 1 (0.83%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (19.17%) XML
2 12 (10.00%) .NET
2 12 (10.00%) SOAP
3 10 (8.33%) Web Services
4 9 (7.50%) HTML
5 7 (5.83%) CSS
6 5 (4.17%) Gherkin
6 5 (4.17%) Node.js
7 4 (3.33%) PostGIS
7 4 (3.33%) Spring Boot
8 2 (1.67%) JSON
8 2 (1.67%) REST
8 2 (1.67%) XBRL
9 1 (0.83%) Ajax
9 1 (0.83%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.83%) Java EE
9 1 (0.83%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (0.83%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.50%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.50%) Mobile Banking
4 3 (2.50%) Wiki
5 2 (1.67%) User Experience
6 1 (0.83%) Apple TV
6 1 (0.83%) Derivative
6 1 (0.83%) EPoS
6 1 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.83%) iPhone
6 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.83%) NHS
6 1 (0.83%) OTC Derivatives
6 1 (0.83%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.17%) Unix
2 7 (5.83%) Linux
3 2 (1.67%) Android
4 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.83%) Solaris
4 1 (0.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (25.83%) BDD
2 31 (25.83%) Test Scripting
3 30 (25.00%) Scrum
4 18 (15.00%) Software Testing
5 17 (14.17%) Automation Testing
5 17 (14.17%) Functional Testing
5 17 (14.17%) Manual Testing
5 17 (14.17%) Non-Functional Testing
6 16 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (12.50%) Defect Management
7 15 (12.50%) Regression Testing
7 15 (12.50%) TDD
7 15 (12.50%) Test Automation
8 14 (11.67%) Agile Testing
8 14 (11.67%) Integration Testing
8 14 (11.67%) Kanban
8 14 (11.67%) Process Improvement
8 14 (11.67%) Project Management
9 13 (10.83%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (39.17%) Java
2 46 (38.33%) SQL
3 12 (10.00%) C#
4 11 (9.17%) JavaScript
5 7 (5.83%) Python
5 7 (5.83%) Ruby
6 5 (4.17%) PHP
7 3 (2.50%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.83%) Groovy
8 1 (0.83%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.83%) Scala
8 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.83%) VB
8 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (33.33%) ISEB
2 34 (28.33%) ISTQB
3 14 (11.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (8.33%) Degree
5 5 (4.17%) Security Cleared
6 4 (3.33%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.83%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (28.33%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (3.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.83%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 13 (10.83%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.33%) Oracle
3 9 (7.50%) HP
4 6 (5.00%) Red Hat
4 6 (5.00%) Talend
5 2 (1.67%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.67%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.83%) Apple
6 1 (0.83%) CA
6 1 (0.83%) Capita
6 1 (0.83%) IBM
6 1 (0.83%) Informatica
6 1 (0.83%) SAP
6 1 (0.83%) Siebel
6 1 (0.83%) SOASTA, Inc
6 1 (0.83%) VMware
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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