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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Test Analyst
Rank 584 563 604
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +41
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Test Analyst 43 74 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.086% 0.14% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.14% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 37 19
Median daily rate £363 £320 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £280 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%
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
47494 51855 53478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.80% 93.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 31084 33012 33811
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1664 2028 2194
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 -36 36 £350 +9.37% 4
South East +10 12 £365 +17.74%
London -16 10 £425 +21.42%
Edinburgh - 5 £363 -
Scotland - 5 £363 -
East of England +10 4 £275 -
West Midlands -24 4 - -
Surrey +24 3 £380 -
Cambridgeshire -1 3 £275 -
Peterborough - 3 £275 -
Midlands +5 2 £250 -
Leeds +4 2 £268 -10.83% 3
West Yorkshire +3 2 £268 -10.83% 3
Yorkshire +3 2 £268 -10.83% 3
Wales -2 2 £395 +8.96%
Berkshire - 2 £350 -
Kent - 2 - -
Reading - 2 £350 -
Woking - 2 £380 -
City of London +4 1 £320 -28.88%
South Wales +4 1 £425 +17.24%
Manchester +2 1 £375 +33.92%
North West 0 1 £375 +33.92%
Shropshire -3 1 - -
Telford -9 1 - -
Ipswich - 1 £325 -
Staines - 1 - -
Worthing - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Flintshire - 1 £365 -

Agile Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 99 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (45.45%) Selenium
3 40 (40.40%) Java
4 37 (37.37%) Cucumber
5 33 (33.33%) JIRA
6 32 (32.32%) BDD
7 30 (30.30%) SQL
8 29 (29.29%) Test Scripting
9 26 (26.26%) QA
10 24 (24.24%) ISEB
11 22 (22.22%) ISTQB
12 21 (21.21%) Manual Testing
13 20 (20.20%) Test Automation
14 18 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (18.18%) Integration Testing
15 17 (17.17%) SoapUI
16 16 (16.16%) WebDriver
16 16 (16.16%) Automation Testing
16 16 (16.16%) Finance
17 15 (15.15%) XML
18 14 (14.14%) TDD
18 14 (14.14%) E-Commerce
18 14 (14.14%) SOAP
18 14 (14.14%) Regression Testing
18 14 (14.14%) Exploratory Testing
19 11 (11.11%) Jenkins
19 11 (11.11%) Scrum
20 10 (10.10%) Test Management
20 10 (10.10%) C#
20 10 (10.10%) Python

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 8 (8.08%) Confluence
2 3 (3.03%) CMS
3 2 (2.02%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.01%) Apache
4 1 (1.01%) JBoss
4 1 (1.01%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.01%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.01%) MS Office
1 1 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.01%) PaaS
3 1 (1.01%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.02%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.03%) Oracle Database
1 3 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.02%) GIS
2 2 (2.02%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.01%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.01%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 45 (45.45%) Selenium
2 37 (37.37%) Cucumber
3 33 (33.33%) JIRA
4 17 (17.17%) SoapUI
5 16 (16.16%) WebDriver
6 11 (11.11%) Jenkins
7 7 (7.07%) SpecFlow
8 6 (6.06%) HP UFT
8 6 (6.06%) Maven
8 6 (6.06%) Visual Studio
9 5 (5.05%) JBehave
9 5 (5.05%) JUnit
10 3 (3.03%) Appium
10 3 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (3.03%) Eclipse
10 3 (3.03%) Gatling
10 3 (3.03%) Git (software)
10 3 (3.03%) Talend Open Studio
11 2 (2.02%) NUnit
11 2 (2.02%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 16 (16.16%) Finance
2 7 (7.07%) Banking
3 5 (5.05%) Retail
4 4 (4.04%) Publishing
5 3 (3.03%) Back Office
6 1 (1.01%) Advertising
6 1 (1.01%) Electronics
6 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.01%) Marketing
6 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.15%) XML
2 14 (14.14%) SOAP
3 8 (8.08%) .NET
3 8 (8.08%) Web Services
4 3 (3.03%) Gherkin
4 3 (3.03%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (2.02%) HTML
6 1 (1.01%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.01%) JSON
6 1 (1.01%) Node.js
6 1 (1.01%) REST
6 1 (1.01%) RESTful
6 1 (1.01%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.04%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.03%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.02%) EPoS
3 2 (2.02%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.01%) Derivative
4 1 (1.01%) iPhone
4 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.01%) NHS
4 1 (1.01%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (1.01%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.01%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.09%) Linux
2 7 (7.07%) Unix
3 3 (3.03%) Windows
4 1 (1.01%) Android
4 1 (1.01%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (32.32%) BDD
3 29 (29.29%) Test Scripting
4 21 (21.21%) Manual Testing
5 20 (20.20%) Test Automation
6 18 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (18.18%) Integration Testing
7 16 (16.16%) Automation Testing
8 14 (14.14%) E-Commerce
8 14 (14.14%) Exploratory Testing
8 14 (14.14%) Regression Testing
8 14 (14.14%) TDD
9 11 (11.11%) Scrum
10 10 (10.10%) DevOps
10 10 (10.10%) Functional Testing
10 10 (10.10%) Test Management
11 8 (8.08%) Software Testing
11 8 (8.08%) System Integration Testing
12 7 (7.07%) Kanban
12 7 (7.07%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (40.40%) Java
2 30 (30.30%) SQL
3 10 (10.10%) C#
3 10 (10.10%) Python
4 3 (3.03%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.03%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.02%) Ruby
6 1 (1.01%) C
6 1 (1.01%) Groovy
6 1 (1.01%) VB
6 1 (1.01%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (24.24%) ISEB
2 22 (22.22%) ISTQB
3 5 (5.05%) Degree
3 5 (5.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (4.04%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.04%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.01%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (26.26%) QA
2 2 (2.02%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 4 (4.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (7.07%) Microsoft
1 7 (7.07%) Oracle
2 5 (5.05%) HP
3 3 (3.03%) Capita
3 3 (3.03%) IBM
3 3 (3.03%) SAP
3 3 (3.03%) Talend
4 2 (2.02%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.01%) Siebel
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