The table below looks at the statistics for Automation Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank - 15 -
Contract jobs citing Automation Testing 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe - 3.64% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 4.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £225 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.50 -
Automation Testing
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
High Wycombe
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
47 42 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 88.68% 76.36% 75.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 15 31
Median daily rate £365 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.80% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 11
Median hourly rate £55.00 £11.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+400.00% -46.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Automation Testing
Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Automation Testing Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe