The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Crawley region that had Automation Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Tester
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Automation Tester 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 0.53% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £388 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Automation Tester
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Crawley 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
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
189 150 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 100.00% 97.40% 97.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 103 76
Median daily rate £413 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 16
Median hourly rate £22.50 £13.23 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.13% -8.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.95 £13.23 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £16.50 £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Automation Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, Automation Tester contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Crawley region featuring Automation Tester in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Star Schema
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) PyUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) RSpec
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Pig
1 2 (100.00%) Sqoop
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Oozie
1 2 (100.00%) HDFS
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 2 (100.00%) PigUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Tez
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration

Automation Tester Skill Set
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 2 (100.00%) Apache Pig
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) Sqoop
1 2 (100.00%) Star Schema
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) PigUnit
1 2 (100.00%) PyUnit
1 2 (100.00%) RSpec
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Tez
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Oozie