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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank - 30 -
Contract jobs citing Test Automation 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell - 1.73% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £500 -
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 £35.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
Test Automation
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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
237 195 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 85.25% 84.42% 75.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 91 84
Median daily rate £450 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +15.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £173 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 16 8
Median hourly rate £12.50 £18.75 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £39.00 £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+4.59% +1.66%

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