The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Automation
Rank - - 14
Contract jobs citing Test Automation 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead - - 5.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £39.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-19.38% +34.48%
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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 Maidenhead region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
60 90 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 68.18% 86.54% 79.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 29 38
Average daily rate £340 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £30.00 £42.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +41.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Test Automation across the Maidenhead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Test Automation
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Test Automation Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead