The table below looks at the statistics for Automation Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lichfield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Automation Testing 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lichfield - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £339 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.81% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Automation Testing
Staffordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lichfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lichfield 100.00% 90.00% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 4
Median daily rate £258 £175 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.14% -55.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £115 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £338 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%