The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 37 30 34
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Contract jobs citing Automated Testing 3 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.07% 2.58% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 3.43% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 0
Average daily rate
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£320 £240 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £59.75 £33.25
% change year-on-year
-33.05% +79.69%
Automated Testing
East Sussex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
222 175 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 79.29% 75.11% 79.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 81 81
Average daily rate £400 £350 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 26 1
Average hourly rate £18.68 £15.47 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.78% -58.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £25.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+22.00% -19.35%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Automated Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Automated Testing Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Automated Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Automated Testing across the Brighton region.

Automated Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

Automated Testing
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) RAD
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) QA

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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.

General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Oracle Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) RAD
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle