The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation Analyst
Rank 109 120 99
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -21
Contract jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 11 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.59% 0.35% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.37% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 3
Median daily rate £320 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.37 - -
Automation Test Analyst
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1789 2182 1578
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.55% 96.00% 95.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1145 1473 947
Median daily rate £380 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £258 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 97 78
Median hourly rate £12.25 £13.00 £12.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% +4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £21.53 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Automation Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Automation Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Automation Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Automation Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Automation Test Analyst
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
Leeds +4 8 £320 -14.66% 4
Bradford +18 2 - -
Halifax - 1 £325 -
Automation Test Analyst
Yorkshire

Automation Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Yorkshire region featuring Automation Test Analyst in the job title.

1 16 (88.89%) Selenium
2 15 (83.33%) WebDriver
3 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (50.00%) C#
5 8 (44.44%) Automation Testing
6 7 (38.89%) Cucumber
6 7 (38.89%) Java
6 7 (38.89%) ISEB
7 6 (33.33%) BDD
8 5 (27.78%) SoapUI
8 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
8 5 (27.78%) JIRA
8 5 (27.78%) QA
9 4 (22.22%) XML
9 4 (22.22%) OO
9 4 (22.22%) Python
9 4 (22.22%) SDLC
10 3 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
10 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
10 3 (16.67%) TDD
10 3 (16.67%) Finance
11 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
11 2 (11.11%) Spring
11 2 (11.11%) Maven
11 2 (11.11%) JMeter
11 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
11 2 (11.11%) CRM
11 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce

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

Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 16 (88.89%) Selenium
2 15 (83.33%) WebDriver
3 7 (38.89%) Cucumber
4 5 (27.78%) JIRA
4 5 (27.78%) SoapUI
5 2 (11.11%) JMeter
5 2 (11.11%) Maven
5 2 (11.11%) SpecFlow
6 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) XML
2 2 (11.11%) HTML
2 2 (11.11%) SOAP
2 2 (11.11%) Spring
2 2 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (5.56%) Middleware
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) Automation Testing
3 6 (33.33%) BDD
4 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
5 4 (22.22%) OO
5 4 (22.22%) SDLC
6 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (16.67%) TDD
7 2 (11.11%) CRM
7 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 2 (11.11%) Functional Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Manual Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
7 2 (11.11%) Test Planning
8 1 (5.56%) ERP
8 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) C#
2 7 (38.89%) Java
3 4 (22.22%) Python
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) ISEB
2 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 3 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle