The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Banbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 8 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Automated Testing 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Banbury 5.26% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.88% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £348
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.25 £33.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+40.15% -2.22%
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 Banbury region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Banbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Banbury 89.47% 80.95% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 3
Average daily rate £388 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £24.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Automated Testing across the Banbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

Automated Testing
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Banbury

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Banbury region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) WinRunner
1 1 (100.00%) TestDirector
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) QARun
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Banbury by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Banbury region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) QARun
1 1 (100.00%) TestDirector
1 1 (100.00%) WinRunner
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP