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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Test Analyst
Rank 548 524 528
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +4
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Test Analyst 59 58 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.11% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.12% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 34 9
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£325 £319 £287
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.96% +11.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £296 £280
% change year-on-year
+9.70% +5.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £20.00

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
50008 48637 43579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.32% 92.39% 92.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 30924 30184 25017
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1983 2005 2160
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -33 51 £350 +9.80% 11
East Midlands 0 12 £352 +37.84% 2
London -20 11 £400 -1.84% 2
South East -21 11 £336 -2.88% 3
South West +14 7 £330 +25.11%
Scotland - 7 £250 - 1
Glasgow - 7 £250 - 1
West Yorkshire -14 5 £304 +10.45% 2
Yorkshire -19 5 £304 +10.45% 4
Northamptonshire +4 4 - - 1
Nottinghamshire - 4 - - 1
Lincolnshire - 4 £352 -
Lincoln - 4 £352 -
Surrey +4 3 £325 -10.34% 2
Milton Keynes -2 3 £320 -5.18%
Buckinghamshire -3 3 £320 -5.18%
Hampshire -4 3 £348 +1.45%
Cambridgeshire - 3 - -
Nottingham - 3 - - 1
East of England - 3 - -
Leeds -16 2 £258 +3.00% 1
Bradford - 2 - -
Cobham - 2 £325 -
South Coast - 2 - -
Somerset +17 1 - -
Reading +9 1 £350 +12.00%
Bristol 0 1 £350 +32.07%
Southampton -3 1 £348 -
Berkshire -6 1 £350 +12.00%
North West -21 1 - -

Agile Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 111 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (36.94%) Selenium
3 40 (36.04%) Scrum
4 36 (32.43%) SQL
5 35 (31.53%) Software Testing
5 35 (31.53%) BDD
6 29 (26.13%) Java
6 29 (26.13%) ISEB
7 28 (25.23%) Test Scripting
8 23 (20.72%) ISTQB
9 22 (19.82%) JIRA
9 22 (19.82%) QA
9 22 (19.82%) Cucumber
10 20 (18.02%) WebDriver
10 20 (18.02%) User Acceptance Testing
10 20 (18.02%) C#
10 20 (18.02%) .NET
10 20 (18.02%) E-Commerce
11 18 (16.22%) Automated Testing
12 17 (15.32%) Manual Testing
12 17 (15.32%) Oracle
13 16 (14.41%) Microsoft
13 16 (14.41%) SpecFlow
14 15 (13.51%) Jenkins
14 15 (13.51%) TDD
15 14 (12.61%) Regression Testing
15 14 (12.61%) Test Automation
16 13 (11.71%) Finance
16 13 (11.71%) Test Management
17 12 (10.81%) Continuous Integration

Agile Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 11 (9.91%) CMS
2 5 (4.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (3.60%) ATG Dynamo
4 3 (2.70%) Confluence
5 2 (1.80%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.90%) JBoss
6 1 (0.90%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.90%) Documentum
Applications
1 6 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (6.31%) Magento
2 1 (0.90%) Line 500
2 1 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.90%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.80%) GitHub
1 2 (1.80%) SaaS
2 1 (0.90%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.90%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.70%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.70%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.90%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.90%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.90%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 41 (36.94%) Selenium
2 22 (19.82%) JIRA
2 22 (19.82%) Cucumber
3 20 (18.02%) WebDriver
4 16 (14.41%) SpecFlow
5 15 (13.51%) Jenkins
6 8 (7.21%) Git (software)
6 8 (7.21%) Visual Studio
7 6 (5.41%) Subversion
8 5 (4.50%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (3.60%) FitNesse
10 3 (2.70%) QuickTest Pro
10 3 (2.70%) JUnit
11 2 (1.80%) TeamCity
11 2 (1.80%) Spock
11 2 (1.80%) Zephyr
12 1 (0.90%) Xcode
12 1 (0.90%) JMeter
12 1 (0.90%) PowerBuilder
12 1 (0.90%) Eclipse
General
1 13 (11.71%) Finance
2 6 (5.41%) Retail
3 3 (2.70%) Back Office
4 2 (1.80%) Banking
4 2 (1.80%) Games
4 2 (1.80%) Publishing
5 1 (0.90%) Legal
5 1 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (18.02%) .NET
2 9 (8.11%) Web Services
3 7 (6.31%) XML
4 3 (2.70%) Middleware
4 3 (2.70%) J2EE
4 3 (2.70%) SOAP
4 3 (2.70%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.80%) REST
5 2 (1.80%) Gherkin
5 2 (1.80%) JSON
5 2 (1.80%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.80%) CSS
6 1 (0.90%) HTML
6 1 (0.90%) RESTful
6 1 (0.90%) YAML
6 1 (0.90%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.31%) W3C
2 5 (4.50%) User Experience
3 4 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.80%) AS400
4 2 (1.80%) NHS
4 2 (1.80%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.90%) Online Games
5 1 (0.90%) Derivative
5 1 (0.90%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.60%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.70%) Android
3 2 (1.80%) Windows
4 1 (0.90%) Linux
4 1 (0.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (36.04%) Scrum
3 35 (31.53%) Software Testing
3 35 (31.53%) BDD
4 28 (25.23%) Test Scripting
5 20 (18.02%) User Acceptance Testing
5 20 (18.02%) E-Commerce
6 18 (16.22%) Automated Testing
7 17 (15.32%) Manual Testing
8 15 (13.51%) TDD
9 14 (12.61%) Regression Testing
9 14 (12.61%) Test Automation
10 13 (11.71%) Test Management
11 12 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (10.81%) Agile Testing
12 11 (9.91%) User Stories
13 9 (8.11%) Integration Testing
13 9 (8.11%) Automation Testing
14 6 (5.41%) Mentoring
14 6 (5.41%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (32.43%) SQL
2 29 (26.13%) Java
3 20 (18.02%) C#
4 6 (5.41%) Ruby
5 4 (3.60%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.70%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.90%) VB
7 1 (0.90%) Groovy
7 1 (0.90%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 29 (26.13%) ISEB
2 23 (20.72%) ISTQB
3 4 (3.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (3.60%) Degree
4 3 (2.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (1.80%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.80%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.90%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (19.82%) QA
2 4 (3.60%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.90%) HL7
Systems Management
1 7 (6.31%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.90%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (15.32%) Oracle
2 16 (14.41%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.31%) ATG
4 5 (4.50%) Adobe
4 5 (4.50%) Endeca
5 4 (3.60%) HP
6 3 (2.70%) hybris
6 3 (2.70%) WSO2
7 2 (1.80%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.90%) VMware
8 1 (0.90%) Sage
8 1 (0.90%) SAP
8 1 (0.90%) Sybase
8 1 (0.90%) Telerik
8 1 (0.90%) ForgeRock
Central London / West End
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £490 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Dover, Kent
LA International
Rate: £350 - £370 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day direct - no agency margin
Posted: 17 days ago