The median contractor rate for a Agile Test Analyst was £330 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Test Analyst
UK / England
Rank 542 564 542
Rank change year-on-year +22 -22  
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Test Analyst 32 49 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.078% 0.100% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.10% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 28 23
Median daily rate £330 £335 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.49% +7.20%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £465 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £284 £300
% change year-on-year +11.01% -5.41%  
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 39117 46709 45844
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.82% 95.22% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 25478 30619 28162
Median daily rate £433 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1362 1457 1852
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Agile Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Agile Test Analyst in the job title.

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 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 26 March 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 +19 13 £353 -14.54% 3
South West +5 7 £306 +9.28% 1
West Midlands +13 6 £275 -
East of England -1 2 £363 - 2
North East - 2 - -
South East +17 1 £338 +25.00% 2
East Midlands - 1 £260 -
Agile Test Analyst
UK

Agile Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 67 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (38.81%) Selenium
3 23 (34.33%) Java
4 22 (32.84%) Cucumber
5 20 (29.85%) SQL
5 20 (29.85%) Scrum
6 19 (28.36%) ISTQB
6 19 (28.36%) Test Automation
7 18 (26.87%) QA
8 17 (25.37%) Regression Testing
9 16 (23.88%) ISEB
9 16 (23.88%) BDD
10 14 (20.90%) C#
10 14 (20.90%) Software Testing
11 13 (19.40%) HP UFT
11 13 (19.40%) SoapUI
11 13 (19.40%) Functional Testing
12 12 (17.91%) Automation Testing
12 12 (17.91%) Microsoft
12 12 (17.91%) Finance
12 12 (17.91%) JIRA
12 12 (17.91%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (17.91%) Manual Testing
13 11 (16.42%) Test Scripting
13 11 (16.42%) HP
13 11 (16.42%) Oracle
13 11 (16.42%) SOAP
14 10 (14.93%) SpecFlow
14 10 (14.93%) Security Cleared
14 10 (14.93%) Team Foundation Server

Agile Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 2 (2.99%) Apache
1 2 (2.99%) CMS
1 2 (2.99%) Moodle
2 1 (1.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (1.49%) Confluence
2 1 (1.49%) EPiServer
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Mingle
1 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (7.46%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.49%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.99%) MySQL
4 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 26 (38.81%) Selenium
2 22 (32.84%) Cucumber
3 13 (19.40%) HP UFT
3 13 (19.40%) SoapUI
4 12 (17.91%) JIRA
5 10 (14.93%) SpecFlow
5 10 (14.93%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (13.43%) WebDriver
7 6 (8.96%) Jenkins
8 5 (7.46%) Visual Studio
9 4 (5.97%) JBehave
10 3 (4.48%) Appium
10 3 (4.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (4.48%) Eclipse
11 2 (2.99%) Hudson
12 1 (1.49%) Calabash
12 1 (1.49%) MSTest
12 1 (1.49%) Protractor
12 1 (1.49%) Robot Framework
12 1 (1.49%) Selenium IDE
General
1 12 (17.91%) Finance
2 5 (7.46%) Banking
3 3 (4.48%) Back Office
4 2 (2.99%) Retail
5 1 (1.49%) Billing
5 1 (1.49%) Electronics
5 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.49%) Marketing
5 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.42%) SOAP
2 9 (13.43%) XML
3 8 (11.94%) Gherkin
4 6 (8.96%) Web Services
5 4 (5.97%) .NET
6 3 (4.48%) HTML
6 3 (4.48%) JSON
7 1 (1.49%) Flash
7 1 (1.49%) JSON Schema
7 1 (1.49%) Middleware
7 1 (1.49%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.49%) WSDL
7 1 (1.49%) XHTML
7 1 (1.49%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.48%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.99%) User Experience
4 1 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.49%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.49%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.46%) Unix
2 3 (4.48%) Linux
3 1 (1.49%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (29.85%) Scrum
3 19 (28.36%) Test Automation
4 17 (25.37%) Regression Testing
5 16 (23.88%) BDD
6 14 (20.90%) Software Testing
7 13 (19.40%) Functional Testing
8 12 (17.91%) Automation Testing
8 12 (17.91%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (17.91%) Manual Testing
9 11 (16.42%) Test Scripting
10 9 (13.43%) E-Commerce
10 9 (13.43%) TDD
11 8 (11.94%) Test Management
11 8 (11.94%) Test Strategy
12 7 (10.45%) Integration Testing
12 7 (10.45%) Kanban
12 7 (10.45%) System Integration Testing
12 7 (10.45%) System Testing
13 6 (8.96%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 23 (34.33%) Java
2 20 (29.85%) SQL
3 14 (20.90%) C#
4 5 (7.46%) F#
4 5 (7.46%) VBScript
5 3 (4.48%) C
5 3 (4.48%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.99%) C++
6 2 (2.99%) Groovy
6 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.99%) Scala
6 2 (2.99%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (28.36%) ISTQB
2 16 (23.88%) ISEB
3 10 (14.93%) Security Cleared
4 9 (13.43%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.49%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (26.87%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (8.96%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.49%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (17.91%) Microsoft
2 11 (16.42%) HP
2 11 (16.42%) Oracle
3 3 (4.48%) IBM
3 3 (4.48%) Twitter
4 2 (2.99%) Capita
4 2 (2.99%) Facebook
5 1 (1.49%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (1.49%) SAP
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