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 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 532 494 509
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +15
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Test Analyst 51 59 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.100% 0.12% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.13% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 39 21
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£315 £305 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.27% -12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £268 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £438 £475
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 - - -

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
47189 44564 41455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.47% 92.53% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 29609 26528 23470
Average daily rate £400 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £228 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1818 1936 2419
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -4.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £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

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 30 January 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 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
England -26 49 £315 +1.61% 9
London -15 16 £375 - 4
South East -5 13 £313 +11.60% 1
South West -15 6 £315 -10.00%
Hampshire -22 6 £313 +15.74%
Surrey - 5 - - 1
East of England +3 4 £256 -31.66%
Bristol - 4 £315 -
West Yorkshire -8 3 £313 +4.16% 1
Yorkshire -9 3 £313 +4.16% 1
Cambridgeshire - 3 £263 -
West Midlands - 3 - -
East Midlands +10 2 £300 -20.00% 2
City of London +8 2 £425 -5.55% 3
Edinburgh -4 2 - -
Scotland -9 2 - -
North West -10 2 £300 -4.76% 1
Southampton -14 2 - -
Cambridge - 2 £263 -
Northamptonshire -8 1 - - 1
Cheshire - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Kent - - - -
West Malling - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
Woking - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - - 1

Agile Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 106 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (42.45%) Scrum
2 45 (42.45%) SQL
3 43 (40.57%) Selenium
4 37 (34.91%) Software Testing
5 34 (32.08%) Java
6 32 (30.19%) ISEB
7 31 (29.25%) JIRA
8 28 (26.42%) Test Scripting
9 27 (25.47%) Cucumber
9 27 (25.47%) BDD
10 26 (24.53%) .NET
11 22 (20.75%) ISTQB
11 22 (20.75%) Test Automation
12 19 (17.92%) QA
12 19 (17.92%) Automated Testing
13 18 (16.98%) C#
13 18 (16.98%) Microsoft
14 17 (16.04%) Web Services
14 17 (16.04%) Finance
14 17 (16.04%) User Acceptance Testing
15 15 (14.15%) WebDriver
15 15 (14.15%) TDD
16 14 (13.21%) Visual Studio
16 14 (13.21%) MS Excel
17 13 (12.26%) SpecFlow
18 12 (11.32%) Jenkins
18 12 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
18 12 (11.32%) HP Quality Center
18 12 (11.32%) E-Commerce

Agile Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 7 (6.60%) Confluence
2 3 (2.83%) CMS
3 1 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (13.21%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.89%) Magento
2 2 (1.89%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.66%) SaaS
2 2 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.89%) Firewall
2 1 (0.94%) Internet
2 1 (0.94%) Broadband
2 1 (0.94%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.72%) Relational Database
2 4 (3.77%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.77%) RDBMS
2 4 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.89%) MySQL
3 2 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.94%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 43 (40.57%) Selenium
2 31 (29.25%) JIRA
3 27 (25.47%) Cucumber
4 15 (14.15%) WebDriver
5 14 (13.21%) Visual Studio
6 13 (12.26%) SpecFlow
7 12 (11.32%) Jenkins
8 10 (9.43%) SoapUI
9 9 (8.49%) QuickTest Pro
9 9 (8.49%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (5.66%) MSTest
10 6 (5.66%) Git (software)
11 5 (4.72%) JMeter
11 5 (4.72%) Maven
12 4 (3.77%) Subversion
13 3 (2.83%) FitNesse
13 3 (2.83%) JUnit
14 2 (1.89%) Hudson
14 2 (1.89%) Eclipse
14 2 (1.89%) LoadRunner
General
1 17 (16.04%) Finance
2 4 (3.77%) Games
3 3 (2.83%) Banking
3 3 (2.83%) Retail
4 2 (1.89%) Back Office
5 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.94%) Automotive
5 1 (0.94%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (24.53%) .NET
2 17 (16.04%) Web Services
3 11 (10.38%) XML
4 10 (9.43%) SOAP
5 8 (7.55%) Gherkin
6 5 (4.72%) .NET Framework
6 5 (4.72%) Middleware
6 5 (4.72%) HTML
6 5 (4.72%) RESTful
7 4 (3.77%) REST
7 4 (3.77%) ASP.NET
8 3 (2.83%) Ajax
8 3 (2.83%) CSS
8 3 (2.83%) J2EE
9 2 (1.89%) DHTML
9 2 (1.89%) XSL
9 2 (1.89%) WCF
9 2 (1.89%) WPF
9 2 (1.89%) XML Messaging
10 1 (0.94%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.60%) AS400
2 5 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.77%) User Experience
4 3 (2.83%) Online Games
4 3 (2.83%) Open Source
5 2 (1.89%) GIS
5 2 (1.89%) Derivative
6 1 (0.94%) IVR
6 1 (0.94%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.94%) iSeries
6 1 (0.94%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.60%) Windows
2 4 (3.77%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.83%) Linux
3 3 (2.83%) UNIX
3 3 (2.83%) Android
4 1 (0.94%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.94%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (42.45%) Scrum
3 37 (34.91%) Software Testing
4 28 (26.42%) Test Scripting
5 27 (25.47%) BDD
6 22 (20.75%) Test Automation
7 19 (17.92%) Automated Testing
8 17 (16.04%) User Acceptance Testing
9 15 (14.15%) TDD
10 12 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (11.32%) E-Commerce
11 11 (10.38%) Integration Testing
11 11 (10.38%) Automation Testing
12 10 (9.43%) Test Management
12 10 (9.43%) CRM
13 9 (8.49%) User Stories
13 9 (8.49%) Manual Testing
13 9 (8.49%) Mentoring
14 8 (7.55%) Asset Management
15 7 (6.60%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (42.45%) SQL
2 34 (32.08%) Java
3 18 (16.98%) C#
4 7 (6.60%) Ruby
5 4 (3.77%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.89%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.89%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.94%) Python
7 1 (0.94%) C
7 1 (0.94%) Perl
7 1 (0.94%) VB
7 1 (0.94%) Scala
Qualifications
1 32 (30.19%) ISEB
2 22 (20.75%) ISTQB
3 8 (7.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (6.60%) Degree
5 2 (1.89%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (17.92%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (11.32%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.89%) WebInspect
3 1 (0.94%) Puppet
3 1 (0.94%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 18 (16.98%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.38%) HP
3 8 (7.55%) Oracle
4 2 (1.89%) ESRI
5 1 (0.94%) ATG
5 1 (0.94%) Orchard
5 1 (0.94%) Sybase
5 1 (0.94%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (0.94%) SAP
5 1 (0.94%) T-Plan
5 1 (0.94%) hybris
5 1 (0.94%) WSO2
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