The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
Surrey / Guildford
Rank - - 28
Contract jobs citing Automated Testing 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford - - 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £362
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -0.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +36.36%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94 74 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 72.87% 73.27% 82.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 37 106
Median daily rate £463 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Median hourly rate £13.50 £40.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.25% +19.40%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Guildford 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 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 6 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 20 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Finance Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA