The first table below looks at the demand for the Test 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 Test Automation Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation Engineer
Rank - 67 -
Contract jobs requiring a Test Automation Engineer 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - 0.12% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £425
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.25
Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1122 765 1128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.13% 91.51% 93.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 598 409 489
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 74 86
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.07 £10.20 £11.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £27.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Test Automation Engineer
South East

Test Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Test Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Test Automation Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Test Automation Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire