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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank - 20 -
Contract jobs citing Test Automation 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead - 1.06% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +12.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £37.50 £35.63
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +5.26%
Test Automation
Berkshire

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
83 85 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 72.17% 90.43% 82.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 39 43
Average daily rate £413 £287 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.97% -23.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £113.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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