The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Automated Testing 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.79% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £840 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £375 £345
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.25 £33.00 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+40.15% -3.64%
Automated Testing
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
109 87 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 86.51% 87.00% 82.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 65 106
Average daily rate £475 £500 £565
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £425 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £725 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Automated Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Automated Testing Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) JIRA Agile
3 2 (50.00%) SOA
4 1 (25.00%) Quantitative Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Market Risk
4 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (25.00%) Validation
4 1 (25.00%) XML Messaging
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Maven
4 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Korn
4 1 (25.00%) Derivative
4 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Front Office
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) C++

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (25.00%) ClearCase
3 1 (25.00%) Maven
3 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Front Office
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Java Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) FX Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Java Scala Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java WebSphere Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Objective-C Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Scala Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SOA Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) Swing
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (25.00%) Derivative
1 1 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (25.00%) Market Risk
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) SOA
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) Build Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (25.00%) Kanban
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) OOP
4 1 (25.00%) Quantitative Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Korn
2 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Scala
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center