The table below looks at the statistics for the Automation Test Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automation Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Test Analyst
Rank 130 123 108
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -15
Contract jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.037% 0.040% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.042% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £450 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +200.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £350 £241
% change year-on-year
+6.42% +45.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £45.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2542 2367 1936
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.81% 93.71% 93.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1598 1438 949
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £206 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 119 148
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.35 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.36% -4.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.48 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £29.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.76% -2.85%

Automation Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Automation Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Automation Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Automation Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Automation Test Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Test Analyst within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 March 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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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
West Yorkshire -12 1 £375 -16.66%
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
South Yorkshire - - - -
Automation Test Analyst
England

Automation Test Analyst
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Automation 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 Automation Test Analyst in their job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) Node.js
4 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
4 1 (20.00%) Mustache
4 1 (20.00%) Sass
4 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) WATIR
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Sahi
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing

Automation Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Automation 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 Automation Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Node.js
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) Sahi
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (20.00%) WATIR
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (20.00%) Mustache
2 1 (20.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA