The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 89 75 104
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +29
Contract jobs citing Automated Testing 31 45 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.58% 2.11% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 2.54% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 26 15
Median daily rate £450 £325 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £280 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £440 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 0
Median hourly rate £59.31 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £59.31 £40.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+48.27% +1.26%
Automated Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1550 1770 1620
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 78.88% 83.18% 78.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1016 1153 931
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £285 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 83 75
Median hourly rate £45.00 £24.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.45 £12.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £48.92 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire 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 Hampshire

Automated Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Automated Testing Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Automated Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Automated Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Automated Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Automated Testing across the Hampshire region.

Automated Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Automated Testing
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Portsmouth - 12 £463 - 1
Farnborough - 8 - - 1
Southampton +4 2 £356 +21.79% 3
Fareham - 1 £350 -
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 25 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (41.07%) Web Services
3 20 (35.71%) SQL
4 19 (33.93%) Linux
4 19 (33.93%) Git (software)
5 17 (30.36%) HTML
6 16 (28.57%) Data Centre
7 15 (26.79%) JavaScript
7 15 (26.79%) Security Cleared
8 14 (25.00%) Scrum
9 13 (23.21%) Selenium
10 12 (21.43%) Android
10 12 (21.43%) Android Development
11 11 (19.64%) Gradle
11 11 (19.64%) Google Play
11 11 (19.64%) RESTful
11 11 (19.64%) Computer Science
11 11 (19.64%) Release Management
11 11 (19.64%) Software Engineering
11 11 (19.64%) Google
11 11 (19.64%) Oracle
12 10 (17.86%) XML
12 10 (17.86%) Workflow
12 10 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (17.86%) Oracle Database
12 10 (17.86%) Android Studio
12 10 (17.86%) DevOps
13 9 (16.07%) ServiceNow
13 9 (16.07%) Test Management
13 9 (16.07%) Bash Shell

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.93%) CMS
2 4 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.79%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (19.64%) Google Play
2 4 (7.14%) SaaS
3 3 (5.36%) IaaS
3 3 (5.36%) PaaS
4 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (1.79%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.07%) Bluetooth
1 9 (16.07%) LDAP
2 4 (7.14%) DVB
2 4 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.86%) Oracle Database
2 5 (8.93%) MongoDB
2 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.57%) MySQL
5 1 (1.79%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.79%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (33.93%) Git (software)
2 13 (23.21%) Selenium
3 11 (19.64%) Gradle
4 10 (17.86%) Android Studio
5 7 (12.50%) Cucumber
6 6 (10.71%) Jenkins
7 3 (5.36%) HP UFT
7 3 (5.36%) Subversion
8 2 (3.57%) JIRA
8 2 (3.57%) RubyMine
9 1 (1.79%) Appium
9 1 (1.79%) Artifactory
9 1 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.79%) gulp
9 1 (1.79%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.79%) Robotium
9 1 (1.79%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (1.79%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.79%) Travis CI
9 1 (1.79%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.79%) Publishing
2 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (58.93%) Developer
2 12 (21.43%) Android Developer
3 6 (10.71%) Analyst
3 6 (10.71%) Product Engineer
4 5 (8.93%) ServiceNow Developer
4 5 (8.93%) Test Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Product Developer
5 4 (7.14%) QA Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Remedy Developer
5 4 (7.14%) Test Automation Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Integration Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Consultant
7 2 (3.57%) Deployment Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Manual Test Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) PHP Developer
7 2 (3.57%) QA Test Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Test Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (41.07%) Web Services
2 17 (30.36%) HTML
3 11 (19.64%) RESTful
4 10 (17.86%) XML
5 8 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (10.71%) HTML5
7 5 (8.93%) Node.js
7 5 (8.93%) REST
8 4 (7.14%) Android SDK
8 4 (7.14%) CSS
9 3 (5.36%) Laravel
10 2 (3.57%) AngularJS
10 2 (3.57%) CSS3
10 2 (3.57%) LESS
11 1 (1.79%) Android NDK
11 1 (1.79%) JNI
11 1 (1.79%) JSON
11 1 (1.79%) RoboGuice
11 1 (1.79%) RxJava
11 1 (1.79%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 11 (19.64%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.14%) Blog
3 4 (7.14%) Digital TV
3 4 (7.14%) MPEG
3 4 (7.14%) STB
4 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.57%) RIA
5 1 (1.79%) iPad
5 1 (1.79%) IVR
5 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.79%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 19 (33.93%) Linux
2 12 (21.43%) Android
3 6 (10.71%) Windows
4 5 (8.93%) CentOS
4 5 (8.93%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (25.00%) Scrum
3 12 (21.43%) Android Development
4 11 (19.64%) Release Management
4 11 (19.64%) Software Engineering
5 10 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (17.86%) DevOps
5 10 (17.86%) Workflow
6 9 (16.07%) Identity Management
6 9 (16.07%) TDD
6 9 (16.07%) Test Management
7 8 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (8.93%) BDD
8 5 (8.93%) User Stories
9 4 (7.14%) ITSM
9 4 (7.14%) Service Management
9 4 (7.14%) SOA
10 3 (5.36%) Functional Testing
10 3 (5.36%) Integration Testing
10 3 (5.36%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (35.71%) SQL
2 15 (26.79%) JavaScript
3 9 (16.07%) Bash Shell
3 9 (16.07%) Python
4 5 (8.93%) Perl
5 4 (7.14%) C
5 4 (7.14%) C++
5 4 (7.14%) PHP
5 4 (7.14%) Ruby
6 2 (3.57%) C#
6 2 (3.57%) Java
6 2 (3.57%) VB
7 1 (1.79%) CoffeeScript
7 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (26.79%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.71%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.93%) Degree
4 4 (7.14%) ISEB
4 4 (7.14%) ISTQB
4 4 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (5.36%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.93%) Docker
1 5 (8.93%) Virtual Machines
1 5 (8.93%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (14.29%) Netcool
2 2 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.79%) Ansible
3 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (19.64%) Google
1 11 (19.64%) Oracle
2 9 (16.07%) ServiceNow
3 8 (14.29%) Twitter
4 5 (8.93%) Remedy
4 5 (8.93%) SaltStack
5 3 (5.36%) HP
6 1 (1.79%) BMC
6 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
Farnborough, Hampshire
Networkers
Rate: £50 - £60 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200.00 - £265.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago