The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 33 32 28
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Contract jobs citing Automated Testing 1 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 0.55% 1.73% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 2.53% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
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£200 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £38.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +18.46%
Automated Testing
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
138 158 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 75.41% 68.40% 70.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 111 93
Average daily rate £341 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £214 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £422 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 11
Average hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.40 £26.50 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.70 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

Automated Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Automated Testing Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

Automated Testing
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +11 1 £200 -
Automated Testing
East of England

Automated Testing
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk region citing Automated Testing also 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 that cited Automated Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSD
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Apache CXF
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 1 (100.00%) Apache ServiceMix

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk region citing Automated Testing also 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 that cited Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Apache ServiceMix
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSD
1 1 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Apache CXF
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Camel
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java