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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank - - 6
Contract jobs citing Test Automation 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aylesbury - - 7.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £31.44 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+27.22% -18.33%
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
17 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aylesbury 100.00% 73.33% 84.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 9
Median daily rate £339 £313 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.40% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £98 £263 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £400 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Median hourly rate £36.50 £14.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+160.71% -53.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

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