The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Norfolk region that had Automation Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Engineer
Rank - - 27
Contract jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk - - 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £434 £369
% change year-on-year
+3.74% +17.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
Automation Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Norfolk 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
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
188 157 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 98.95% 95.73% 90.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 113 94
Median daily rate £350 £238 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.36% -13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £105 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 21 15
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.25 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.44% -53.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Norfolk region that featured Automation Engineer in the job title.

Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

Automation Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Automation Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk