The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the County Antrim region that had Test Automation Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Test Engineer
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Test Automation Engineer 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £381 £345
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +10.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - -
Test Automation Engineer
Northern Ireland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the County Antrim region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
84 79 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 91.30% 95.18% 89.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 43 38
Median daily rate £375 £190 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+97.36% -41.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £108 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Median hourly rate £17.00 £32.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.87% +88.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Test Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

The demand trend of IT contracts across the County Antrim region that featured Test Automation Engineer in the job title.

Test Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Test Automation Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Test Automation Engineer Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim