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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank - 23 28
Contract jobs citing Automated Testing 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford - 1.71% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.21% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.62% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £38.75 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-13.54% +6.89%
Automated Testing
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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
103 136 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 87.29% 77.71% 82.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 83 71
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £195 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 6
Median hourly rate £23.00 £18.90 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.69% -43.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.48 £12.45 £14.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £38.00 £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

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