The table below looks at the statistics for Automation Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automation 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
Automation Testing
Berkshire / Newbury
Rank 17 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Automation Testing 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 1.19% - 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% - 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £290
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +20.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £170.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
- +372.22%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
73 95 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 86.90% 71.97% 72.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 36 106
Median daily rate £385 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £635 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £16.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -49.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Automation Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Automation Testing Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

Automation Testing
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Newbury

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

1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Smoke Testing

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Smoke Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP