The table below looks at the statistics for Automation Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank - 35 -
Contract jobs citing Automation Testing 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke - 0.80% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.93% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £380 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £325 £331
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 -
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Automation 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 Basingstoke region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
134 215 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 70.90% 86.00% 71.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 126 78
Median daily rate £418 £400 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £525 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 14
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.75 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.89% -42.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.90 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £24.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Automation Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Automation Testing Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Automation Testing
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Automation 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Automation Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Sitecore

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Test Manager
2 1 (50.00%) CRM Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Sitecore