The table below looks at the statistics for Automation Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 30 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Automation Testing 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 2.14% - 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.82% - 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £360 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
- +52.63%
Automation 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
142 175 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 75.94% 74.79% 70.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 111 85
Median daily rate £350 £380 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +38.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 15
Median hourly rate £42.00 £16.00 £21.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+162.50% -25.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.30 £11.31 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Brighton region citing Automation Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Automation Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Automation Testing Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Automation Testing
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Automation Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for Automation Testing.

1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
1 3 (75.00%) BDD
1 3 (75.00%) SpecFlow
1 3 (75.00%) Protractor
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Windows

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Protractor
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
1 3 (75.00%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Tester
2 2 (50.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript