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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 86 85 110
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +25
Contract jobs citing Automated Testing 32 39 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.65% 1.79% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 2.17% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 27 12
Median daily rate £350 £315 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £281 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £442 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+9.28% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 1 0
Median hourly rate £53.50 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.88% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.00 £42.50 £80.00
% change year-on-year
+22.35% -46.87%
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
1530 1794 1584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 79.03% 82.22% 76.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1008 1113 944
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £285 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 85 78
Median hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £12.57 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £49.78 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 27 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Automated Testing Hourly Rate Histogram 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 27 August 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
Farnborough +9 10 - -
Portsmouth -8 10 - - 1
Southampton +7 2 £254 -13.24%
Winchester -4 2 £438 +35.65% 4
Fareham - 1 £350 -
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 24 (36.36%) HTML
1 24 (36.36%) Web Services
2 22 (33.33%) SQL
3 21 (31.82%) JavaScript
3 21 (31.82%) Git (software)
4 20 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (28.79%) Security Cleared
5 19 (28.79%) Linux
6 16 (24.24%) Scrum
7 13 (19.70%) Selenium
7 13 (19.70%) Release Management
7 13 (19.70%) Data Centre
8 12 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
8 12 (18.18%) Android Development
8 12 (18.18%) DevOps
8 12 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (18.18%) Android
8 12 (18.18%) Software Engineering
8 12 (18.18%) XML
8 12 (18.18%) Workflow
9 11 (16.67%) Identity Management
9 11 (16.67%) LDAP
9 11 (16.67%) Google
9 11 (16.67%) Computer Science
9 11 (16.67%) Gradle
9 11 (16.67%) ServiceNow
9 11 (16.67%) RESTful
9 11 (16.67%) Google Play
10 10 (15.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (15.15%) Twitter

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 6 (9.09%) CMS
2 5 (7.58%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.55%) JBoss
4 2 (3.03%) Apache
4 2 (3.03%) IIS
4 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.67%) Google Play
2 6 (9.09%) SaaS
3 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (1.52%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.67%) LDAP
2 9 (13.64%) Bluetooth
3 4 (6.06%) DVB
3 4 (6.06%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.12%) Oracle Database
2 5 (7.58%) MongoDB
2 5 (7.58%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.06%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (31.82%) Git (software)
2 13 (19.70%) Selenium
3 11 (16.67%) Gradle
4 10 (15.15%) Android Studio
5 9 (13.64%) JIRA
6 6 (9.09%) Jenkins
7 5 (7.58%) Subversion
8 4 (6.06%) Artifactory
8 4 (6.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (4.55%) HP UFT
10 1 (1.52%) Ant
10 1 (1.52%) Appium
10 1 (1.52%) Bugzilla
10 1 (1.52%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.52%) Jasmine
10 1 (1.52%) Maven
10 1 (1.52%) Mockito
10 1 (1.52%) PHPUnit
10 1 (1.52%) Robotium
10 1 (1.52%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.52%) Publishing
3 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (57.58%) Developer
2 12 (18.18%) Android Developer
3 7 (10.61%) PHP Developer
3 7 (10.61%) ServiceNow Developer
4 6 (9.09%) Analyst
4 6 (9.09%) Product Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) Test Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) Automation Test Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) Product Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Remedy Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Software Tester
6 4 (6.06%) Tester
7 3 (4.55%) Applications Manager
7 3 (4.55%) Integration Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Test Automation Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Consultant
8 2 (3.03%) Deployment Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (36.36%) HTML
1 24 (36.36%) Web Services
2 12 (18.18%) XML
3 11 (16.67%) RESTful
4 10 (15.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 9 (13.64%) CSS
6 8 (12.12%) Laravel
7 7 (10.61%) AngularJS
7 7 (10.61%) LESS
8 6 (9.09%) HTML5
9 5 (7.58%) Node.js
9 5 (7.58%) REST
10 4 (6.06%) Android SDK
11 3 (4.55%) Spring
12 2 (3.03%) CSS3
12 2 (3.03%) JSP
13 1 (1.52%) Android NDK
13 1 (1.52%) Express
13 1 (1.52%) RxJava
13 1 (1.52%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.70%) Data Centre
2 11 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.58%) Blog
3 5 (7.58%) RIA
4 4 (6.06%) Digital TV
4 4 (6.06%) MPEG
4 4 (6.06%) STB
5 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.03%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.52%) iPad
7 1 (1.52%) IVR
7 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.52%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 19 (28.79%) Linux
2 12 (18.18%) Android
3 7 (10.61%) Windows
4 5 (7.58%) CentOS
4 5 (7.58%) Ubuntu
5 3 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.03%) Unix
6 2 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (24.24%) Scrum
3 13 (19.70%) Release Management
4 12 (18.18%) Android Development
4 12 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
4 12 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (18.18%) DevOps
4 12 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 12 (18.18%) Workflow
5 11 (16.67%) Identity Management
6 8 (12.12%) Service Management
7 7 (10.61%) ITIL
7 7 (10.61%) OOP
7 7 (10.61%) Test Scripting
8 5 (7.58%) Change Management
8 5 (7.58%) Compatibility Testing
8 5 (7.58%) Issue Tracking
8 5 (7.58%) ITIL V3
8 5 (7.58%) TDD
8 5 (7.58%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 22 (33.33%) SQL
2 21 (31.82%) JavaScript
3 9 (13.64%) PHP
4 6 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 6 (9.09%) Python
5 5 (7.58%) Java
5 5 (7.58%) Perl
6 4 (6.06%) C
6 4 (6.06%) C++
7 2 (3.03%) VB
8 1 (1.52%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (28.79%) Security Cleared
2 8 (12.12%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.06%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (6.06%) Degree
4 1 (1.52%) ISEB
4 1 (1.52%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.58%) Docker
1 5 (7.58%) Virtual Machines
1 5 (7.58%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (12.12%) Netcool
2 2 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.52%) Ansible
3 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (16.67%) Google
1 11 (16.67%) ServiceNow
2 10 (15.15%) Twitter
3 8 (12.12%) Oracle
4 5 (7.58%) Remedy
4 5 (7.58%) SaltStack
5 3 (4.55%) HP
5 3 (4.55%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.52%) BMC
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