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 2 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank - 26 24
Contract jobs citing Automation Testing 0 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton - 3.13% 2.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.69% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 4
Median daily rate - £300 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £319
% change year-on-year
- +9.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.50 -
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
144 217 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 76.60% 84.77% 69.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 155 69
Median daily rate £475 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.85% +17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 11
Median hourly rate £21.36 £21.15 £15.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.99% +39.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.97 £12.50 £13.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £22.00 £15.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £28.91
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +3.77%

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