The table below looks at the statistics for the Mobile 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 Mobile Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Test Analyst
Rank 628 615 605
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Mobile Test Analyst 12 20 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.036% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.038% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 13
Average daily rate £313 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £290 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £306 £325 £288
% change year-on-year
-5.76% +13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
53034 52811 51540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.93% 94.73% 94.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 34546 32021 31371
Average daily rate £425 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1532 2104 2098
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Mobile Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Test Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Mobile Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Mobile Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Mobile Test Analyst within the UK.

Mobile Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Mobile Test Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile Test Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Mobile Test Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Mobile Test Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Test Analyst within the UK.

Mobile Test Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Mobile Test Analyst
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Test Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -30 11 £313 -3.84% 4
London -15 7 £350 +4.47% 4
South East - 2 - -
North West -9 1 £325 +13.04%
South West - 1 £288 -
City of London - 1 £425 - 2
Winchester - 1 - -
Street - 1 £288 -
Epsom - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - -
Somerset - 1 £288 -

Mobile Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Mobile 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 Mobile Test Analyst in their job title.

1 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) Mobile App
3 9 (34.62%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (30.77%) Test Scripting
4 8 (30.77%) Android
5 7 (26.92%) Selenium
5 7 (26.92%) ISTQB
5 7 (26.92%) Finance
5 7 (26.92%) Regression Testing
6 6 (23.08%) Scrum
6 6 (23.08%) Java
6 6 (23.08%) Software Testing
6 6 (23.08%) QA
6 6 (23.08%) Cucumber
7 5 (19.23%) Apple iOS
7 5 (19.23%) User Experience
7 5 (19.23%) Appium
8 4 (15.38%) JIRA
8 4 (15.38%) Retail
8 4 (15.38%) SQL
8 4 (15.38%) ISEB
8 4 (15.38%) BDD
8 4 (15.38%) WebDriver
9 3 (11.54%) Ruby
9 3 (11.54%) Non-Functional Testing
9 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
9 3 (11.54%) Defect Management
9 3 (11.54%) Calabash
9 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
9 3 (11.54%) Automated Testing

Mobile Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Mobile 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 Mobile Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Selenium
2 6 (23.08%) Cucumber
3 5 (19.23%) Appium
4 4 (15.38%) JIRA
4 4 (15.38%) WebDriver
5 3 (11.54%) Calabash
6 2 (7.69%) YouTrack
7 1 (3.85%) HP UFT
7 1 (3.85%) JBehave
7 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
7 1 (3.85%) SoapUI
7 1 (3.85%) Subversion
7 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (3.85%) Zephyr
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Retail
3 3 (11.54%) Banking
3 3 (11.54%) Games
4 1 (3.85%) Online Betting
4 1 (3.85%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) CSS
1 2 (7.69%) RESTful
2 1 (3.85%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) Gherkin
2 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Mobile App
2 5 (19.23%) User Experience
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) Apple TV
4 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.85%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (3.85%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Android
2 5 (19.23%) Apple iOS
3 2 (7.69%) Windows
4 1 (3.85%) Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (30.77%) Test Scripting
4 7 (26.92%) Regression Testing
5 6 (23.08%) Scrum
5 6 (23.08%) Software Testing
6 4 (15.38%) BDD
7 3 (11.54%) Automated Testing
7 3 (11.54%) Defect Management
7 3 (11.54%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
8 2 (7.69%) Automation Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Manual Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
8 2 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (7.69%) Open Source
8 2 (7.69%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Test Strategy
8 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
8 2 (7.69%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) Java
2 4 (15.38%) SQL
3 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.54%) Ruby
4 1 (3.85%) C#
4 1 (3.85%) PHP
4 1 (3.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) ISTQB
2 4 (15.38%) ISEB
3 2 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Apple
2 1 (3.85%) HP
2 1 (3.85%) Kony
2 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com