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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Test Analyst
UK
Rank 553 574 564
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -10
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Test Analyst 41 55 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.090% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.095% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 34 29
Median daily rate £306 £355 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.80% +13.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £282 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £450 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £306 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.08% +4.16%
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
42966 49399 48939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.99% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28025 31812 30247
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1562 1656 1895
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 22 February 2017.

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 25 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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +27 36 £306 -14.40% 9
London +10 14 £375 -6.25% 3
West Midlands +8 9 £275 -
South West +10 7 £306 -10.98% 1
Scotland - 3 £375 - 1
Edinburgh - 3 £375 - 1
Exeter - 3 £306 -
Devon - 3 £306 -
South East +20 2 - - 3
Wales +10 2 £170 -51.42%
East of England +3 2 £275 -
Cardiff +20 1 £170 -54.66%
South Wales +17 1 £170 -51.42%
Cambridgeshire +5 1 £275 -
Croydon -2 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 £275 -
Surrey - 1 - - 1
Midlands - 1 £350 -
North East - 1 - -
Coventry - 1 £275 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
Peterborough - 1 £275 -
Staines - 1 - -
Stowmarket - 1 £275 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -

Agile Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 80 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (45.00%) Selenium
3 33 (41.25%) Cucumber
4 32 (40.00%) Java
5 30 (37.50%) BDD
6 24 (30.00%) SQL
7 23 (28.75%) Test Automation
8 20 (25.00%) JIRA
8 20 (25.00%) QA
9 18 (22.50%) ISTQB
9 18 (22.50%) Scrum
10 17 (21.25%) Regression Testing
10 17 (21.25%) ISEB
10 17 (21.25%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (21.25%) Manual Testing
10 17 (21.25%) Test Scripting
11 15 (18.75%) Software Testing
12 14 (17.50%) C#
12 14 (17.50%) SoapUI
13 13 (16.25%) Automation Testing
13 13 (16.25%) XML
14 12 (15.00%) SOAP
15 11 (13.75%) Microsoft
15 11 (13.75%) HP UFT
15 11 (13.75%) Integration Testing
15 11 (13.75%) Functional Testing
15 11 (13.75%) WebDriver
16 10 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
16 10 (12.50%) SpecFlow
16 10 (12.50%) Jenkins

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 3 (3.75%) CMS
2 2 (2.50%) Apache
2 2 (2.50%) Confluence
2 2 (2.50%) EPiServer
2 2 (2.50%) Moodle
3 1 (1.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Mingle
1 2 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (5.00%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.25%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.50%) MySQL
4 1 (1.25%) GIS
4 1 (1.25%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 36 (45.00%) Selenium
2 33 (41.25%) Cucumber
3 20 (25.00%) JIRA
4 14 (17.50%) SoapUI
5 11 (13.75%) HP UFT
5 11 (13.75%) WebDriver
6 10 (12.50%) Jenkins
6 10 (12.50%) SpecFlow
6 10 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (8.75%) Visual Studio
8 5 (6.25%) JBehave
9 3 (3.75%) Appium
9 3 (3.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (3.75%) Eclipse
10 2 (2.50%) Gatling
10 2 (2.50%) Git (software)
10 2 (2.50%) Hudson
10 2 (2.50%) NUnit
11 1 (1.25%) MSTest
11 1 (1.25%) Protractor
General
1 10 (12.50%) Finance
2 5 (6.25%) Banking
3 3 (3.75%) Back Office
3 3 (3.75%) Retail
4 1 (1.25%) Advertising
4 1 (1.25%) Billing
4 1 (1.25%) Electronics
4 1 (1.25%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.25%) Marketing
4 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.25%) XML
2 12 (15.00%) SOAP
3 9 (11.25%) Gherkin
4 6 (7.50%) .NET
4 6 (7.50%) Web Services
5 4 (5.00%) HTML
5 4 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (3.75%) JSON
7 1 (1.25%) CSS
7 1 (1.25%) Flash
7 1 (1.25%) REST
7 1 (1.25%) RESTful
7 1 (1.25%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (3.75%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (1.25%) NHS
2 1 (1.25%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.00%) Linux
2 5 (6.25%) Unix
3 2 (2.50%) Windows
4 1 (1.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (37.50%) BDD
3 23 (28.75%) Test Automation
4 18 (22.50%) Scrum
5 17 (21.25%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (21.25%) Manual Testing
5 17 (21.25%) Regression Testing
5 17 (21.25%) Test Scripting
6 15 (18.75%) Software Testing
7 13 (16.25%) Automation Testing
8 11 (13.75%) Functional Testing
8 11 (13.75%) Integration Testing
9 9 (11.25%) E-Commerce
9 9 (11.25%) System Integration Testing
9 9 (11.25%) Test Management
10 8 (10.00%) Exploratory Testing
10 8 (10.00%) Kanban
10 8 (10.00%) TDD
11 7 (8.75%) System Testing
12 6 (7.50%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 32 (40.00%) Java
2 24 (30.00%) SQL
3 14 (17.50%) C#
4 5 (6.25%) Python
5 4 (5.00%) F#
5 4 (5.00%) VBScript
6 3 (3.75%) C
6 3 (3.75%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.75%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.50%) C++
7 2 (2.50%) Ruby
7 2 (2.50%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.25%) Groovy
8 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 18 (22.50%) ISTQB
2 17 (21.25%) ISEB
3 9 (11.25%) Security Cleared
4 8 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (25.00%) QA
2 2 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 4 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (13.75%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.50%) Oracle
3 8 (10.00%) HP
4 3 (3.75%) IBM
5 2 (2.50%) Capita
5 2 (2.50%) Facebook
5 2 (2.50%) Twitter
6 1 (1.25%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (1.25%) SAP
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