The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hampshire region that had Test Automation Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Test Consultant
South East / Hampshire
Rank - 117 -
Contract jobs requiring a Test Automation Consultant 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire - 0.11% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £419 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £400 £500
% change year-on-year
-31.25% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
1563 1774 1849
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.10% 95.17% 91.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 967 1123 1015
Median daily rate £400 £388 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +7.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £513 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 96 121
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

Test Automation Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Test Automation Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Test Automation Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Test Automation Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Test Automation Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Test Automation Consultant 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 Test Automation Consultant in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (50.00%) F#
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Military
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) GAP Analysis

Test Automation Consultant 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (50.00%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) F#
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle