The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Test Automation 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £34.47 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+16.04% -8.08%
Test Automation
Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
185 167 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 80.09% 69.58% 75.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 101 79
Median daily rate £385 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 13
Median hourly rate £18.50 £11.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.86% -17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.75 £38.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 North Yorkshire

Test Automation
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Test Automation Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Test Automation
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Test Automation across the North Yorkshire region.

Test Automation Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire