The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automated Testing 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
Automated Testing
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 35 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Automated Testing 10 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.97% - 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.53% - 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £413 - £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £358
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £46.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-8.10% +54.16%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
283 325 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 83.98% 80.65% 75.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 194 133
Median daily rate £380 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 13
Median hourly rate £12.28 £43.75 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.94% +86.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.85 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.33 £43.75 £75.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Automated Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Automated Testing Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Automated Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Automated Testing across the Nottingham region.

Automated Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Nottingham region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 14 (82.35%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (76.47%) JavaScript
3 12 (70.59%) Web Services
4 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET
4 11 (64.71%) C#
4 11 (64.71%) .NET
4 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
4 11 (64.71%) WCF
4 11 (64.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (64.71%) MSTest
4 11 (64.71%) Entity Framework
5 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
6 7 (41.18%) Finance
7 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
7 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
7 6 (35.29%) Degree
7 6 (35.29%) HNC
7 6 (35.29%) HND
8 5 (29.41%) Java
8 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
9 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (23.53%) Data Analysis
10 3 (17.65%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (17.65%) System Testing
10 3 (17.65%) QA
10 3 (17.65%) ERP
10 3 (17.65%) Regression Testing
10 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
11 2 (11.76%) HTML
11 2 (11.76%) Git (software)

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) SAP BW
2 1 (5.88%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 11 (64.71%) MSTest
1 11 (64.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.88%) Gradle
3 1 (5.88%) HP UFT
3 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.88%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Software Developer
3 7 (41.18%) C# Developer
4 4 (23.53%) .NET Developer
4 4 (23.53%) .NET Software Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (17.65%) QA Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Quality Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Development Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.88%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) SAP Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Software Development Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Software Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) Web Services
2 11 (64.71%) .NET
2 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET
2 11 (64.71%) Entity Framework
2 11 (64.71%) WCF
3 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
4 2 (11.76%) HTML
5 1 (5.88%) Behat
5 1 (5.88%) CSS
5 1 (5.88%) Doctrine
5 1 (5.88%) HTML5
5 1 (5.88%) JSON
5 1 (5.88%) LAMP
5 1 (5.88%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
3 4 (23.53%) Data Analysis
3 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (17.65%) ERP
4 3 (17.65%) Regression Testing
4 3 (17.65%) System Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.76%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (11.76%) TDD
5 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.88%) BDD
6 1 (5.88%) Data Management
6 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) OO
6 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.88%) Scrum
6 1 (5.88%) User Stories
6 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) JavaScript
2 11 (64.71%) C#
3 5 (29.41%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) PHP
4 1 (5.88%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
1 6 (35.29%) HNC
1 6 (35.29%) HND
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Ansible
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) SAP
2 1 (5.88%) Zend