The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aylesbury region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank - 8 -
Contract jobs citing Test Automation 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aylesbury - 3.33% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £219 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
Test Automation
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Aylesbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
10 26 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aylesbury 100.00% 86.67% 64.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 8
Median daily rate £375 £288 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -28.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 £26.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.61% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Aylesbury

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

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Aylesbury

Test Automation
Daily Rate Trend in Aylesbury

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Test Automation across the Aylesbury region.

Test Automation Daily Rate Trend in Aylesbury