The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hampshire region that had Automation Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Engineer
Rank - 114 114
Contract jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 0 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire - 0.42% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.45% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 6
Median daily rate - £430 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +22.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £428 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.32% +22.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Automation Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1844 2013 1931
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 93.94% 94.95% 94.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1159 1279 1106
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £495 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 153 118
Median hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% -36.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £40.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Hampshire region that featured Automation Engineer in the job title.

Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Automation Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Automation Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Automation Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Automation Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, Automation Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region featuring Automation Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Serena
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Vagrant
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps

Automation Engineer Skill Set
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 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Vagrant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Serena