The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
South East / East Sussex
Rank 30 39 40
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Contract jobs citing Automated Testing 3 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.39% 0.44% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.85% 0.63% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 6
Median daily rate £310 £350 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% +20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £350 £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £359
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £46.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-8.10% +54.16%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
162 159 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 75.00% 70.67% 79.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 94 146
Median daily rate £363 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.02% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 19
Median hourly rate £42.00 £26.60 £21.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.89% +20.99%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Sussex 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 East Sussex

Automated Testing
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Automated Testing Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Automated Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Automated Testing across the East Sussex region.

Automated Testing Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

Automated Testing
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton - 3 £310 - 3
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 9 (69.23%) C#
2 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Manual Testing
3 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 7 (53.85%) SOA
4 3 (23.08%) Python
5 2 (15.38%) Mobile Games
5 2 (15.38%) Games
5 2 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) Django
5 2 (15.38%) Online Games
5 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (7.69%) HTML5
6 1 (7.69%) REST
6 1 (7.69%) CSS3
6 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
6 1 (7.69%) GitHub
6 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Android Development
6 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
6 1 (7.69%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Security Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Test Management
6 1 (7.69%) Matrix Management

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (7.69%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
1 8 (61.54%) Test Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) Support Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Python Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Lead
5 1 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (7.69%) Test Leader
5 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (15.38%) Django
4 1 (7.69%) Ajax
4 1 (7.69%) CSS
4 1 (7.69%) CSS3
4 1 (7.69%) HTML
4 1 (7.69%) HTML5
4 1 (7.69%) jQuery
4 1 (7.69%) JSON
4 1 (7.69%) REST
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (7.69%) Spring
4 1 (7.69%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile Games
1 2 (15.38%) Online Games
2 1 (7.69%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Manual Testing
2 7 (53.85%) SOA
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Android Development
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
4 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
4 1 (7.69%) Matrix Management
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) Security Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.69%) Test Management
4 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) SAP