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 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
Test Automation
Rank - - 5
Contract jobs citing Test Automation 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aylesbury - - 11.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £42.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+23.52% +49.12%
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
8 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aylesbury 72.73% 33.33% 72.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 10
Median daily rate £325 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £95 £400 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £400 £336
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -70.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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