The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank - 21 -
Contract jobs citing Automated Testing 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath - 1.25% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.37 £68.75
% change year-on-year
+1.60% -42.73%
Automated Testing
Somerset

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bath
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
60 64 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 71.43% 80.00% 91.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 35 43
Median daily rate £351 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £406 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.52% -5.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

Automated Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Bath

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

Automated Testing Daily Rate Trend in Bath

Automated Testing
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Automated 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 Bath region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bath 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) TDD