The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Automation
East of England / Norfolk
Rank - 29 -
Contract jobs citing Test Automation 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk - 0.48% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £358
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £50.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%

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
98 156 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 80.99% 75.36% 66.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 110 83
Median daily rate £426 £413 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.15% +10.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 12
Median hourly rate £16.50 £21.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.25% -4.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

Test Automation
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Test Automation Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk