The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Test Automation 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Harrogate - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £34.47 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+16.04% -8.08%
Test Automation
North Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Harrogate
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
13 30 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Harrogate 68.42% 71.43% 65.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 22
Median daily rate £425 £315 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.92% -1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £400 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +300.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Harrogate region citing Test Automation as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

Test Automation
Daily Rate Trend in Harrogate

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

Test Automation Daily Rate Trend in Harrogate