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 24 November 2014 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Test Analyst
Rank 569 539 515
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -24
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Test Analyst 47 46 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.089% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.096% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 33 33
Average daily rate
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£325 £333 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.25% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £418 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £328 £345
% change year-on-year
-2.29% -5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00

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
51713 48167 48748
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.71% 92.71% 93.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 32673 29142 27386
Average daily rate £400 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2104 2096 2586
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

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 24 November 2014.

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 24 November 2014. 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 -24 42 £325 -3.34% 15
South East -24 14 £335 -7.58% 3
London -4 12 £381 +13.80% 3
Surrey -2 8 £375 +3.44% 2
Hampshire -28 5 £328 +31.00%
East of England -9 4 - -
South West -34 3 £300 -9.43%
North West - 3 £310 - 4
West Midlands - 3 - -
West Yorkshire -1 2 £200 - 3
Yorkshire -4 2 £200 - 3
Scotland -7 2 £275 - 1
Southampton -7 2 £315 -
Warrington - 2 £320 -
Cheshire - 2 £320 - 1
East Midlands +4 1 - -
Leeds -5 1 - - 3
Manchester - 1 £300 - 2
Glasgow - 1 £275 -
Bradford - 1 - -
Derby - - - -
Aberdeen - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Ipswich - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - - 2
Preston - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Weybridge - - - -

Agile Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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.

1 113 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (46.02%) Scrum
3 45 (39.82%) SQL
3 45 (39.82%) Selenium
4 42 (37.17%) Software Testing
5 38 (33.63%) ISEB
6 33 (29.20%) BDD
7 31 (27.43%) Java
8 27 (23.89%) JIRA
9 26 (23.01%) Test Automation
10 25 (22.12%) Test Scripting
10 25 (22.12%) ISTQB
10 25 (22.12%) Automated Testing
10 25 (22.12%) C#
11 24 (21.24%) Cucumber
12 23 (20.35%) .NET
13 22 (19.47%) TDD
14 20 (17.70%) Web Services
15 19 (16.81%) Microsoft
15 19 (16.81%) E-Commerce
16 18 (15.93%) QA
16 18 (15.93%) Test Management
17 17 (15.04%) Manual Testing
17 17 (15.04%) WebDriver
17 17 (15.04%) SpecFlow
18 16 (14.16%) Team Foundation Server
18 16 (14.16%) Visual Studio
18 16 (14.16%) Finance
19 13 (11.50%) MS Excel
19 13 (11.50%) Gherkin

Agile Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 (4.42%) Confluence
2 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 13 (11.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.65%) Maximo
1 3 (2.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.88%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.54%) SaaS
2 3 (2.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.77%) Firewall
2 1 (0.88%) iBeacon
2 1 (0.88%) Broadband
2 1 (0.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.42%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.54%) Relational Database
2 4 (3.54%) RDBMS
3 3 (2.65%) MySQL
3 3 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.88%) Big Data
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 45 (39.82%) Selenium
2 27 (23.89%) JIRA
3 24 (21.24%) Cucumber
4 17 (15.04%) SpecFlow
4 17 (15.04%) WebDriver
5 16 (14.16%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (14.16%) Visual Studio
6 9 (7.96%) Jenkins
6 9 (7.96%) SoapUI
7 8 (7.08%) QuickTest Pro
8 6 (5.31%) JMeter
8 6 (5.31%) MSTest
9 5 (4.42%) Maven
9 5 (4.42%) FitNesse
9 5 (4.42%) Git (software)
10 3 (2.65%) JUnit
10 3 (2.65%) LoadRunner
11 2 (1.77%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.77%) Subversion
11 2 (1.77%) Hudson
General
1 16 (14.16%) Finance
2 6 (5.31%) Banking
2 6 (5.31%) Retail
3 2 (1.77%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.77%) Games
4 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.88%) Front Office
4 1 (0.88%) Back Office
4 1 (0.88%) Automotive
4 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.88%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (20.35%) .NET
2 20 (17.70%) Web Services
3 13 (11.50%) Gherkin
4 11 (9.73%) XML
5 10 (8.85%) SOAP
6 5 (4.42%) .NET Framework
6 5 (4.42%) HTML
6 5 (4.42%) REST
7 4 (3.54%) RESTful
7 4 (3.54%) ASP.NET
8 3 (2.65%) CSS
8 3 (2.65%) WCF
8 3 (2.65%) WPF
8 3 (2.65%) Middleware
8 3 (2.65%) Ajax
9 2 (1.77%) XML Messaging
9 2 (1.77%) XSL
9 2 (1.77%) DHTML
9 2 (1.77%) J2EE
10 1 (0.88%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.96%) Open Source
2 8 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.19%) AS400
4 3 (2.65%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.77%) User Experience
5 2 (1.77%) GIS
5 2 (1.77%) Online Games
6 1 (0.88%) iSeries
6 1 (0.88%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.88%) IVR
6 1 (0.88%) Derivative
6 1 (0.88%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.88%) Video on Demand
6 1 (0.88%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.85%) Windows
2 3 (2.65%) UNIX
3 2 (1.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.77%) Linux
4 1 (0.88%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.88%) Windows NT
4 1 (0.88%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.88%) Android
4 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (46.02%) Scrum
3 42 (37.17%) Software Testing
4 33 (29.20%) BDD
5 26 (23.01%) Test Automation
6 25 (22.12%) Test Scripting
6 25 (22.12%) Automated Testing
7 22 (19.47%) TDD
8 19 (16.81%) E-Commerce
9 18 (15.93%) Test Management
10 17 (15.04%) Manual Testing
11 13 (11.50%) User Acceptance Testing
11 13 (11.50%) Integration Testing
12 10 (8.85%) CRM
12 10 (8.85%) Regression Testing
12 10 (8.85%) Mentoring
13 9 (7.96%) Test Strategy
13 9 (7.96%) User Stories
13 9 (7.96%) Automation Testing
13 9 (7.96%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 45 (39.82%) SQL
2 31 (27.43%) Java
3 25 (22.12%) C#
4 6 (5.31%) Ruby
5 3 (2.65%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.77%) C
6 2 (1.77%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.77%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.88%) Scala
7 1 (0.88%) Perl
7 1 (0.88%) PHP
7 1 (0.88%) C++
7 1 (0.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 38 (33.63%) ISEB
2 25 (22.12%) ISTQB
3 9 (7.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (4.42%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.42%) Security Cleared
5 4 (3.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (15.93%) QA
2 3 (2.65%) SLA
Systems Management
1 12 (10.62%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.77%) WebInspect
3 1 (0.88%) Puppet
3 1 (0.88%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 19 (16.81%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.96%) HP
2 9 (7.96%) Oracle
3 5 (4.42%) ATG
3 5 (4.42%) hybris
4 2 (1.77%) ESRI
5 1 (0.88%) T-Plan
5 1 (0.88%) Orchard
5 1 (0.88%) Trayport
5 1 (0.88%) SAP
5 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.88%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.88%) OpenLink
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