The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank - 34 -
Contract jobs citing Test Automation 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford - 0.47% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £42.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+23.52% +49.12%
Test Automation
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
73 176 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 71.57% 81.86% 80.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 108 94
Median daily rate £375 £390 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 7
Median hourly rate £20.97 £23.75 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.70% -28.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.38 £18.00 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.39 £50.50 £41.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bradford 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 Bradford

Test Automation
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Test Automation Daily Rate Trend in Bradford