The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hounslow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank - - 4
Contract jobs citing Test Automation 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow - - 5.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
Test Automation
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Hounslow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hounslow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 64.29% 46.15% 52.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 8
Median daily rate £500 £490 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% +15.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £313 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hounslow 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 Hounslow

Test Automation
Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Test Automation Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow