The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 1 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank - 28 -
Contract jobs citing Test Automation 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell - 1.22% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +6.66%
Test Automation
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
234 198 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 83.87% 80.49% 78.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 84 81
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £183 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 23 5
Median hourly rate £12.50 £20.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.81 £11.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £39.00 £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bracknell 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 Bracknell

Test Automation
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Test Automation Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell