The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leatherhead region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Automation
Surrey / Leatherhead
Rank - 33 14
Contract jobs citing Test Automation 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead - 1.78% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.21% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £50.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +29.03%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leatherhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
33 136 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 86.84% 80.47% 71.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 127 38
Median daily rate £403 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £375 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £550 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leatherhead 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 Leatherhead

Test Automation
Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

Test Automation Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

Test Automation
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Test Automation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leatherhead region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) XML Messaging
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) TestNG
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) TestNG
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer in Test
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation Developer
1 1 (100.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XML Messaging
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP