The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had Automation Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation Analyst
Rank 138 115 117
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.033% 0.13% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.13% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £350 £285 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% -5.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £304
% change year-on-year
- +15.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £110.00
Automation 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
2870 2224 2206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.69% 95.45% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1711 1348 1137
Median daily rate £395 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 136 199
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.96 £11.00 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £29.96 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Automation Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Midlands region that featured Automation Test Analyst in the job title.

Automation Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Automation 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 Automation Test Analyst across the West Midlands region.

Automation Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Automation Test Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Test Analyst within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Warwickshire - 1 £350 - 1
Automation Test Analyst
England

Automation Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, Automation 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Automation Test Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) Appium
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Android SDK
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (25.00%) iPad
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) iOS SDK
2 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Migration

Automation Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Appium
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Android SDK
1 1 (25.00%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) iPad
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Rate: £330 - £350 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago