The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 60 - 54
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Automated Testing 6 0 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.91% - 2.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% - 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 16
Median daily rate £400 - £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £56.88 £44.75 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+27.10% +35.60%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
544 613 671
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 82.67% 84.32% 79.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 329 380
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 9
Median hourly rate £15.50 £14.20 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.15% -23.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Automated Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Automated Testing across the Milton Keynes region.

Automated Testing Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Automated Testing 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 7 (63.64%) SQL
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Scrum
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) PL/SQL
2 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (45.45%) jQuery
3 5 (45.45%) Kanban
3 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle
3 5 (45.45%) Java
3 5 (45.45%) TDD
3 5 (45.45%) Retail
4 4 (36.36%) Web Development
4 4 (36.36%) German Language
4 4 (36.36%) Selenium
4 4 (36.36%) MVC
4 4 (36.36%) Automotive
4 4 (36.36%) C#
4 4 (36.36%) OOP
4 4 (36.36%) OO
4 4 (36.36%) B2C
4 4 (36.36%) BDD
4 4 (36.36%) TeamCity
4 4 (36.36%) Domain-Driven Design
4 4 (36.36%) Entity Framework
4 4 (36.36%) Fluent NHibernate
4 4 (36.36%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (36.36%) AngularJS

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) Apache Spark
1 1 (9.09%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (9.09%) MQSeries
1 1 (9.09%) OpenStack
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (9.09%) GitHub
3 1 (9.09%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
1 1 (9.09%) LDAP
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
1 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Selenium
1 4 (36.36%) TeamCity
2 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
3 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 2 (18.18%) JIRA
4 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
4 1 (9.09%) GitLab
4 1 (9.09%) Gradle
4 1 (9.09%) JUnit
4 1 (9.09%) Maven
4 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Retail
3 4 (36.36%) Automotive
3 4 (36.36%) German Language
4 1 (9.09%) Banking
4 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
4 1 (9.09%) Legal
4 1 (9.09%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
2 3 (27.27%) AWS Developer
3 2 (18.18%) QA Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C++ Developer
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Team Leader
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Middleware Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Splunk Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
4 1 (9.09%) Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Unix Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) jQuery
2 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 4 (36.36%) Entity Framework
2 4 (36.36%) Fluent NHibernate
2 4 (36.36%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (27.27%) .NET
3 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 3 (27.27%) XML
4 2 (18.18%) JMS
4 2 (18.18%) Spring
5 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
5 1 (9.09%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (9.09%) J2EE
5 1 (9.09%) Middleware
5 1 (9.09%) REST
5 1 (9.09%) SOAP
5 1 (9.09%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Unix
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (54.55%) Scrum
3 5 (45.45%) Kanban
3 5 (45.45%) TDD
4 4 (36.36%) API Design
4 4 (36.36%) B2C
4 4 (36.36%) BDD
4 4 (36.36%) Domain-Driven Design
4 4 (36.36%) MVC
4 4 (36.36%) OO
4 4 (36.36%) OOP
4 4 (36.36%) SOLID
4 4 (36.36%) Web Development
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
5 2 (18.18%) QA Automation
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
5 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) PL/SQL
3 5 (45.45%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) C#
4 4 (36.36%) TypeScript
5 2 (18.18%) Python
6 1 (9.09%) C
6 1 (9.09%) C++
6 1 (9.09%) Perl
6 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Docker
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Mesos
1 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) AppDynamics
2 1 (9.09%) Avaya
2 1 (9.09%) Genesys
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) KANA
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) Splunk
Milton Keynes
VASSIT
Rate: Competitive remuneration
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