The first table below looks at the demand for Automated Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Guildford region.

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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 21 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Automated Testing 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 0.77% 1.85% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 2.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £32.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+21.53% -18.75%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87 118 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 66.92% 72.84% 75.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 61 42
Average daily rate £375 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 20 13
Average hourly rate £15.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Automated Testing
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Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Automated Testing across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Automated Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Automated Testing Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Automated Testing
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
1 1 (50.00%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA