The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Senior Automation Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Automation Tester
Rank 58 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Automation Tester 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.32% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £288 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £313
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Senior Automation Tester
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
606 608 706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.04% 93.39% 96.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 313 419
Median daily rate £430 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 57 32
Median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -5.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £7.28 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Senior Automation Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Senior Automation Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Senior Automation Tester
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Senior Automation Tester Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Senior Automation Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, Senior Automation Tester 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Senior Automation Tester in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) System Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) JBehave
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source

Senior Automation Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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%) Confluence
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) JBehave
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Robot Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) ATDD
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) System Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian