The median contractor rate for a Automation Test Analyst was £355 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Automation Analyst
South East / Hampshire
Rank 109 117 114
Rank change year-on-year +8 -3  
Contract jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 6 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.32% 0.41% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.43% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 4
Median daily rate £355 £340 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.41% -15.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £228 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £348 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year +12.00% -3.84%  
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 Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1732 2083 1963
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 93.02% 95.46% 92.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1016 1384 1116
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 88 128
Median hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.70 £11.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £44.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Automation Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire that featured Automation Test Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Automation Test Analyst in Hampshire

Automation Test Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Automation Test Analyst in Hampshire

Automation Test Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Automation Test Analyst in Hampshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Automation Test Analyst in Hampshire

Automation Test Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Havant - 2 - -
Andover - 1 £400 -
Automation Test Analyst
South East

Automation Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 Hampshire region featuring Automation Test Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (85.71%) Selenium
2 9 (64.29%) C#
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (50.00%) BDD
4 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 6 (42.86%) Test Scripting
5 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
5 5 (35.71%) F#
5 5 (35.71%) Oracle
5 5 (35.71%) Test Strategy
5 5 (35.71%) SpecFlow
6 4 (28.57%) System Integration Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Java
6 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 4 (28.57%) TDD
6 4 (28.57%) .NET
6 4 (28.57%) Automated Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (28.57%) QA
7 3 (21.43%) JIRA
7 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (21.43%) Scrum
7 3 (21.43%) Migration
7 3 (21.43%) SQL
7 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
7 3 (21.43%) Defect Tracking
7 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
7 3 (21.43%) Automation Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Appium

Automation Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) PuTTY
1 1 (7.14%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (85.71%) Selenium
2 5 (35.71%) SpecFlow
3 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
3 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
3 3 (21.43%) JIRA
3 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (14.29%) Appium
4 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 2 (14.29%) NUnit
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (14.29%) Subversion
4 2 (14.29%) TeamCity
4 2 (14.29%) WebDriver
5 1 (7.14%) Ant
5 1 (7.14%) Bitbucket
5 1 (7.14%) Bugzilla
5 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
5 1 (7.14%) HP UFT
5 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
5 1 (7.14%) TestNG
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.14%) Gherkin
2 1 (7.14%) JSON
2 1 (7.14%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) XSD
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Android
1 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) BDD
3 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 6 (42.86%) Test Scripting
4 5 (35.71%) Test Strategy
5 4 (28.57%) Automated Testing
5 4 (28.57%) System Integration Testing
5 4 (28.57%) TDD
6 3 (21.43%) Automation Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Defect Tracking
6 3 (21.43%) Migration
6 3 (21.43%) Scrum
7 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (14.29%) Defect Management
7 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
7 2 (14.29%) MVC
7 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
7 2 (14.29%) SDLC
7 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
7 2 (14.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) F#
3 4 (28.57%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 1 (7.14%) Python
5 1 (7.14%) VB
5 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Atlassian
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.14%) SAP
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