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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Automation
East of England / Norfolk
Rank - - 20
Contract jobs citing Test Automation 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk - - 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £366 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.73% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £50.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +75.43%

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
76 147 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 79.17% 72.06% 62.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 109 50
Median daily rate £375 £413 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 3
Median hourly rate - £23.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +84.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

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