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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank - 16 29
Contract jobs citing Automated Testing 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford - 2.02% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.53% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £240
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £44.25 £57.50
% change year-on-year
-2.25% -23.04%
Automated Testing
Surrey

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
92 79 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 71.32% 79.80% 80.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 31 115
Median daily rate £460 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 5
Median hourly rate £17.40 £37.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.60% +150.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £37.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.79 £37.50 £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 3 December 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 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