The table below looks at the statistics for the Agile Test Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. 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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Test Analyst
Rank 121 109 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Test Analyst 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.093% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £306 £290
% change year-on-year
-2.04% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Agile Test Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2380 1990 1943
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.00% 92.34% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1337 1114 1021
Average daily rate £385 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 173 141
Average hourly rate £13.85 £14.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.07% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.67 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £30.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Agile Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Agile Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Agile Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Agile Test Analyst across the West Midlands region.

Agile Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Agile Test Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Test Analyst across the West Midlands region.

Agile Test Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Agile Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 13 (100.00%) ISEB
1 13 (100.00%) Scrum
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 11 (84.62%) System Testing
2 11 (84.62%) Cucumber
3 6 (46.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
3 6 (46.15%) CRM
3 6 (46.15%) SpecFlow
4 5 (38.46%) Gherkin
4 5 (38.46%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Automation Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (38.46%) Selenium
4 5 (38.46%) Performance Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Kanban
5 4 (30.77%) TDD
6 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
7 2 (15.38%) Oracle
7 2 (15.38%) Unix
7 2 (15.38%) SQL
8 1 (7.69%) .NET
8 1 (7.69%) C#
8 1 (7.69%) Java
8 1 (7.69%) Windows
8 1 (7.69%) Migration
8 1 (7.69%) Data Migration

Agile Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Business Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 11 (84.62%) Cucumber
2 6 (46.15%) SpecFlow
2 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
3 5 (38.46%) Selenium
4 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) Gherkin
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) Scrum
2 11 (84.62%) System Testing
3 6 (46.15%) CRM
4 5 (38.46%) Automation Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (38.46%) Kanban
4 5 (38.46%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Performance Testing
5 4 (30.77%) TDD
6 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
8 1 (7.69%) BDD
8 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
8 1 (7.69%) Migration
8 1 (7.69%) SDLC
8 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) ISEB
1 13 (100.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle