The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 6 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Automated Testing 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Abingdon 11.54% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.00 £42.50 £80.00
% change year-on-year
+22.35% -46.87%
Automated Testing
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Abingdon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Abingdon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18 7 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Abingdon 69.23% 87.50% 81.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 4
Median daily rate £450 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 £15.77 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.48% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +26.21%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Abingdon region citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

Automated Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Automated Testing across the Abingdon region.

Automated Testing Daily Rate Trend in Abingdon

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 23 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Abingdon region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) IPv4
1 3 (100.00%) IPv6
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) PostGIS
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (66.67%) Security Patching
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Rust
2 2 (66.67%) Go
2 2 (66.67%) Scala
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) IPv4
1 3 (100.00%) IPv6
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Debian
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Security Patching
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Go
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
1 2 (66.67%) Rust
1 2 (66.67%) Scala
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) SELinux
2 1 (33.33%) yum