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 23 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
23 Aug 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 £400 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.47% +5.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.75 £31.44 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+16.88% -20.40%
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
16 33 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Harrogate 72.73% 80.49% 79.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 23 15
Median daily rate £351 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.85% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £12.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.91%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +26.21%

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