The first table below looks at the demand for the QA Automation Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QA Automation Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Buckinghamshire region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Automation Engineer
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Contract jobs requiring a QA Automation Engineer 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £388 - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1172 925 891
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 92.65% 93.81% 93.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 673 446 414
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £225 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 80 67
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.38 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.63% -10.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.03 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £22.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -5.55%
QA Automation Engineer
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QA Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing QA Automation Engineer in the job title across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

QA Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

QA Automation Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

QA Automation Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

QA Automation Engineer
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited QA Automation Engineer in their job title 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 with QA Automation Engineer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow

QA Automation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited QA Automation Engineer in their job title 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 with QA Automation Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA