The table below looks at the statistics for the Automation Tester role in IT contracts advertised for the Marlow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automation Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Tester
Rank 5 - 5
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Automation Tester 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Marlow 12.50% - 6.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.50% - 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£225 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £323 £295
% change year-on-year
+0.77% +9.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Automation Tester
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Marlow region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Marlow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Marlow 100.00% 100.00% 93.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 6
Average daily rate £263 £125 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+110.00% -62.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £125 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £125 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.76% -2.85%

Automation Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Marlow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Automation Tester in the job title across the Marlow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Automation Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Marlow

Automation Tester
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Marlow

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Marlow region that cited Automation Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Automation Tester in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) WinRunner
1 1 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Web Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) Bourne shell
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning

Automation Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Marlow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Marlow region that cited Automation Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Automation Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) WinRunner
1 1 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Bourne shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft