The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Andover region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 14 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Automated Testing 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Andover 12.50% 1.92% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.38% 2.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £463 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £44.25 £57.50
% change year-on-year
-0.56% -23.04%
Automated Testing
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Andover
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
26 48 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Andover 81.25% 92.31% 86.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 23 22
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £348 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Andover 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 Andover

Automated Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Andover

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

Automated Testing Daily Rate Trend in Andover

Automated Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Andover

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Andover region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Automated Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Andover

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Andover region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) F#
1 4 (100.00%) SpecFlow
2 3 (75.00%) User Stories
2 3 (75.00%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Defect Tracking
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (25.00%) Electronics
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Andover 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) SpecFlow
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (25.00%) QA Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Quality Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Defect Tracking
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (75.00%) User Stories
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) F#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SAP