The median contractor rate for an Agile Test Analyst was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Agile Test Analyst
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 544 566 559
Rank change year-on-year +22 -7  
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Test Analyst 39 54 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.090% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.095% 0.11% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 43 30
Median daily rate £375 £325 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% +0.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £251 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £450 £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +11.53% +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40967 46994 47631
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.77% 95.03% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 91549 110551 112831
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £256 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4078 4763 6999
Median hourly rate £18.18 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.88% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £44.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Agile Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Agile Test Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Test Analyst in England

Agile Test Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Agile Test Analyst in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Test Analyst in England

Agile Test Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Test Analyst in England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Test Analyst in England

Agile Test Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Test Analyst in England

Agile Test Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Test Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 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
London +12 13 £475 +26.66%
South East +20 10 £375 -2.59% 1
North of England +51 5 £313 +4.16%
West Midlands +28 5 £288 +15.00%
Midlands +19 5 £288 +52.11%
East of England -1 4 £406 +25.00% 1
Yorkshire +16 2 - -
North West +15 2 £225 -25.00%
South West -3 2 £388 +29.16% 3
North East - 1 £400 -
Agile Test Analyst
UK

Agile Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Agile 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 England region featuring Agile Test Analyst in the job title.

1 70 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (67.14%) Test Automation
3 24 (34.29%) Scrum
4 21 (30.00%) ISEB
5 19 (27.14%) SQL
6 17 (24.29%) C#
6 17 (24.29%) Manual Testing
7 16 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (22.86%) SpecFlow
7 16 (22.86%) ISTQB
8 15 (21.43%) BDD
9 14 (20.00%) JIRA
9 14 (20.00%) TDD
9 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 13 (18.57%) Java
10 13 (18.57%) Selenium
10 13 (18.57%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (17.14%) Test Scripting
11 12 (17.14%) Finance
12 11 (15.71%) HP
12 11 (15.71%) Cucumber
13 10 (14.29%) Test Strategy
13 10 (14.29%) HP UFT
13 10 (14.29%) Regression Testing
13 10 (14.29%) Visual Studio
13 10 (14.29%) Banking
14 9 (12.86%) SQL Server
15 8 (11.43%) Software Testing
15 8 (11.43%) QA
15 8 (11.43%) Functional Testing

Agile Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.14%) CMS
2 3 (4.29%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.29%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (2.86%) Apache
4 1 (1.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.86%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (5.71%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (4.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) GitHub
1 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) DNS
1 1 (1.43%) HTTP
1 1 (1.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.29%) MySQL
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (22.86%) SpecFlow
2 14 (20.00%) JIRA
3 13 (18.57%) Selenium
3 13 (18.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (15.71%) Cucumber
5 10 (14.29%) HP UFT
5 10 (14.29%) Visual Studio
6 7 (10.00%) SoapUI
7 5 (7.14%) Git (software)
8 4 (5.71%) FitNesse
9 3 (4.29%) Gatling
9 3 (4.29%) Jenkins
9 3 (4.29%) JMeter
9 3 (4.29%) Subversion
9 3 (4.29%) WebDriver
10 2 (2.86%) Eclipse
10 2 (2.86%) LoadRunner
10 2 (2.86%) TestNG
11 1 (1.43%) IntelliJ
11 1 (1.43%) TestDirector
General
1 12 (17.14%) Finance
2 10 (14.29%) Banking
3 5 (7.14%) Retail
4 4 (5.71%) Retail Banking
5 3 (4.29%) Electronics
5 3 (4.29%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.29%) Marketing
5 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.86%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.86%) Legal
6 2 (2.86%) Private Banking
6 2 (2.86%) Publishing
7 1 (1.43%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.00%) Gherkin
2 6 (8.57%) JSON
2 6 (8.57%) XML
3 5 (7.14%) SOAP
3 5 (7.14%) Web Services
4 3 (4.29%) HTML
4 3 (4.29%) JSON Schema
4 3 (4.29%) Middleware
4 3 (4.29%) WSDL
4 3 (4.29%) XSD
5 2 (2.86%) .NET
5 2 (2.86%) CSS
6 1 (1.43%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.43%) Behat
6 1 (1.43%) Flash
6 1 (1.43%) Node.js
6 1 (1.43%) REST
6 1 (1.43%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) Mobile App
1 5 (7.14%) User Experience
2 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.29%) Credit Risk
3 3 (4.29%) Market Risk
4 2 (2.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.43%) Derivative
5 1 (1.43%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.43%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (1.43%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.14%) Linux
2 3 (4.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (67.14%) Test Automation
3 24 (34.29%) Scrum
4 17 (24.29%) Manual Testing
5 16 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (21.43%) BDD
7 14 (20.00%) TDD
8 12 (17.14%) Test Scripting
9 10 (14.29%) Regression Testing
9 10 (14.29%) Test Strategy
10 8 (11.43%) Functional Testing
10 8 (11.43%) Software Testing
10 8 (11.43%) System Testing
11 7 (10.00%) DevOps
11 7 (10.00%) Integration Testing
11 7 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
11 7 (10.00%) Test Management
12 5 (7.14%) Analytics
12 5 (7.14%) Kanban
12 5 (7.14%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 19 (27.14%) SQL
2 17 (24.29%) C#
3 13 (18.57%) Java
4 5 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.14%) VBScript
5 4 (5.71%) F#
5 4 (5.71%) Groovy
6 2 (2.86%) C
6 2 (2.86%) C++
6 2 (2.86%) Scala
6 2 (2.86%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.43%) PHP
7 1 (1.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (30.00%) ISEB
2 16 (22.86%) ISTQB
3 7 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (8.57%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.43%) Degree
5 1 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.43%) QA
2 3 (4.29%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 7 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (4.29%) Ansible
3 1 (1.43%) Kibana
Vendors
1 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.71%) HP
3 5 (7.14%) Oracle
4 3 (4.29%) SAP
4 3 (4.29%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.43%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.43%) Twitter
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