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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Test Analyst
Rank 606 562 556
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -6
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Test Analyst 50 65 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.092% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 32 36
Median daily rate £300 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £323 £275
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +17.27%
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
51683 51537 49827
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.72% 94.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 33740 31811 30809
Median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1490 2054 2097
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -30 50 £300 -14.28% 12
London -8 12 £420 -5.08% 6
South East -16 11 £378 +8.63% 2
North West -5 8 £285 -
West Midlands -5 7 £250 - 2
South West -10 5 £280 -15.15%
Oxfordshire - 5 £450 - 1
Shropshire - 5 - -
City of London - 5 £420 - 1
Telford - 5 - -
Manchester - 5 £300 -
Yorkshire +5 4 £294 -2.08%
Leeds -1 4 £294 +5.38%
West Yorkshire -4 4 £294 -2.08%
Bristol +2 3 £280 -20.00%
Hampshire -3 3 £290 -16.54%
Kidlington - 3 £450 -
Portsmouth - 3 £290 -
East Midlands +1 2 £177 -49.64%
Wiltshire -3 2 £285 -
Nottingham -3 2 £177 -
Nottinghamshire -4 2 £177 -
West Sussex - 2 £325 -
Oxford - 2 £415 - 1
East of England +7 1 - - 2
Guildford +5 1 £375 -
Surrey -9 1 £375 +15.38%
Cheshire - 1 £500 -
Swindon - 1 £270 -
Warrington - 1 £500 -

Agile Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 108 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (41.67%) SQL
3 44 (40.74%) ISEB
4 43 (39.81%) Java
5 42 (38.89%) Selenium
6 41 (37.96%) ISTQB
7 38 (35.19%) Scrum
7 38 (35.19%) JIRA
8 36 (33.33%) BDD
9 34 (31.48%) QA
10 33 (30.56%) Test Scripting
11 30 (27.78%) Software Testing
12 25 (23.15%) XML
13 22 (20.37%) .NET
13 22 (20.37%) Cucumber
14 18 (16.67%) Functional Testing
15 17 (15.74%) Microsoft
15 17 (15.74%) SoapUI
16 16 (14.81%) Automation Testing
16 16 (14.81%) Manual Testing
16 16 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
16 16 (14.81%) Finance
16 16 (14.81%) Banking
17 15 (13.89%) Automated Testing
17 15 (13.89%) TDD
17 15 (13.89%) SOAP
17 15 (13.89%) Test Automation
17 15 (13.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 15 (13.89%) User Stories
18 14 (12.96%) Confluence

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 14 (12.96%) Confluence
2 4 (3.70%) Apache Solr
2 4 (3.70%) Node.js
2 4 (3.70%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.78%) ATG Dynamo
4 1 (0.93%) Apache
4 1 (0.93%) Documentum
4 1 (0.93%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (6.48%) Magento
2 4 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.93%) Maximo
3 1 (0.93%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.93%) GitHub
2 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.48%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (5.56%) Hadoop
2 6 (5.56%) Pentaho
3 4 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 4 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.78%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.93%) Big Data
6 1 (0.93%) GIS
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 42 (38.89%) Selenium
2 38 (35.19%) JIRA
3 22 (20.37%) Cucumber
4 17 (15.74%) SoapUI
5 16 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (12.96%) WebDriver
7 11 (10.19%) Jenkins
8 10 (9.26%) SpecFlow
9 9 (8.33%) HP UFT
10 8 (7.41%) LoadRunner
11 7 (6.48%) FitNesse
12 6 (5.56%) Visual Studio
13 4 (3.70%) IntelliJ
13 4 (3.70%) JMeter
13 4 (3.70%) JUnit
13 4 (3.70%) Maven
14 3 (2.78%) Appium
14 3 (2.78%) Gatling
14 3 (2.78%) Talend Open Studio
14 3 (2.78%) Zephyr
General
1 16 (14.81%) Banking
1 16 (14.81%) Finance
2 8 (7.41%) Retail
3 5 (4.63%) Investment Banking
3 5 (4.63%) Publishing
4 3 (2.78%) Games
4 3 (2.78%) Private Banking
4 3 (2.78%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.85%) Front Office
5 2 (1.85%) Online Betting
5 2 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.93%) Law
6 1 (0.93%) Marketing
6 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (23.15%) XML
2 22 (20.37%) .NET
3 15 (13.89%) SOAP
4 12 (11.11%) HTML
5 9 (8.33%) Web Services
6 7 (6.48%) CSS
6 7 (6.48%) Gherkin
7 5 (4.63%) REST
8 4 (3.70%) PostGIS
8 4 (3.70%) Spring Boot
9 2 (1.85%) JSON
9 2 (1.85%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (1.85%) XBRL
10 1 (0.93%) Ajax
10 1 (0.93%) Java EE
10 1 (0.93%) RESTful
10 1 (0.93%) WSDL
10 1 (0.93%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.63%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.63%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.78%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (1.85%) User Experience
4 2 (1.85%) Wiki
5 1 (0.93%) Apple TV
5 1 (0.93%) AS400
5 1 (0.93%) Derivative
5 1 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.93%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.04%) Unix
2 4 (3.70%) Windows
3 2 (1.85%) Linux
4 1 (0.93%) Android
4 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.93%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (35.19%) Scrum
3 36 (33.33%) BDD
4 33 (30.56%) Test Scripting
5 30 (27.78%) Software Testing
6 18 (16.67%) Functional Testing
7 16 (14.81%) Automation Testing
7 16 (14.81%) Manual Testing
8 15 (13.89%) Automated Testing
8 15 (13.89%) TDD
8 15 (13.89%) Test Automation
8 15 (13.89%) User Stories
9 14 (12.96%) User Acceptance Testing
10 13 (12.04%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (12.04%) Defect Management
10 13 (12.04%) Non-Functional Testing
10 13 (12.04%) Regression Testing
10 13 (12.04%) Test Planning
11 12 (11.11%) E-Commerce
11 12 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (41.67%) SQL
2 43 (39.81%) Java
3 14 (12.96%) JavaScript
4 12 (11.11%) C#
5 7 (6.48%) Ruby
6 5 (4.63%) PHP
7 3 (2.78%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.85%) VBScript
9 1 (0.93%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.93%) Scala
9 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.93%) VB
9 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 44 (40.74%) ISEB
2 41 (37.96%) ISTQB
3 15 (13.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (9.26%) Degree
5 4 (3.70%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.85%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.93%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.93%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (31.48%) QA
2 3 (2.78%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (3.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.93%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 17 (15.74%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.04%) Oracle
3 10 (9.26%) HP
4 6 (5.56%) Red Hat
5 4 (3.70%) ATG
6 3 (2.78%) Talend
7 2 (1.85%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.85%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.93%) Apple
8 1 (0.93%) CA
8 1 (0.93%) hybris
8 1 (0.93%) IBM
8 1 (0.93%) Informatica
8 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.93%) SAP
8 1 (0.93%) SOASTA, Inc
8 1 (0.93%) VMware
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