The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank - - 31
Contract jobs citing Automated Testing 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell - - 2.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 2.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £361
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
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
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
245 215 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 85.37% 75.70% 70.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 90 110
Average daily rate £398 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.92% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 19 20
Average hourly rate £13.50 £20.25 £13.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +47.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.68 £13.65 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £35.00 £39.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Automated Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Automated Testing Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

Automated Testing
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) SAP BPC
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) SuccessFactors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Business ByDesign
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Tracking

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SAP BPC
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) SuccessFactors
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP