The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank - 44 36
Contract jobs citing Automated Testing 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry - 0.26% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.31% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £220 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -54.87%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £44.25 £57.50
% change year-on-year
-2.25% -23.04%
Automated Testing
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
435 322 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 87.00% 83.85% 78.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 206 107
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £283 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 25
Median hourly rate £16.00 £40.00 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +39.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £11.08 £16.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £45.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Coventry region citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Automated Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Automated Testing Daily Rate Trend in Coventry