The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 25 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Automated Testing 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 1.28% 1.33% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 1.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £410 £344 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.27% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £59.31 £40.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+48.27% +1.26%
Automated Testing
West Sussex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
141 124 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 90.38% 82.67% 72.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 91 49
Median daily rate £425 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £320 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 10
Median hourly rate £45.00 £15.50 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+190.32% +16.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Crawley 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 Crawley

Automated Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Automated Testing Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Crawley region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 7 (87.50%) SQL
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) QA
2 6 (75.00%) Black-Box Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Defect Management
3 5 (62.50%) Apple iOS
3 5 (62.50%) Mobile App
3 5 (62.50%) Mobile Application Development
3 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Android
3 5 (62.50%) Open Source
3 5 (62.50%) Regression Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing
5 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 1 (12.50%) User Stories
5 1 (12.50%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (12.50%) User Experience
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) VB
5 1 (12.50%) VBA
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (12.50%) DSDM
5 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (12.50%) Confluence
5 1 (12.50%) Degree

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Tester
2 4 (50.00%) Android Tester
2 4 (50.00%) iOS Tester
2 4 (50.00%) Mobile Tester
2 4 (50.00%) QA Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) QA Tester
3 3 (37.50%) Android Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Android Test Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Mobile Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior QA Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior Tester
4 2 (25.00%) Applications Tester
4 2 (25.00%) Senior QA Tester
5 1 (12.50%) Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Configuration and Release Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Configuration Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Release and Configuration Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Release Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Android
1 5 (62.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Black-Box Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Defect Management
3 5 (62.50%) Mobile Application Development
3 5 (62.50%) Open Source
3 5 (62.50%) Regression Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (12.50%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (12.50%) DSDM
5 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) VB
2 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Atlassian