The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Automation Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Engineer
Rank - 66 -
Contract jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.25% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £428 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.32% +22.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Automation Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
610 746 566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.76% 91.99% 92.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 390 287
Median daily rate £400 £375 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £214 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 65 50
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £37.50 £31.75
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 Hertfordshire

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

Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Automation Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Automation Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Automation Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Automation Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £40 - £45 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago