The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation 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 Test Automation over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Automation
Rank - - 26
Contract jobs citing Test Automation 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford - - 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-16.16% +15.38%
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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
84 91 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 62.69% 70.00% 74.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 47 64
Average daily rate £433 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £514 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 18
Average hourly rate £12.45 £15.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.03% -60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Test Automation
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Test Automation Daily Rate Trend in Guildford