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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 36 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs citing Automated Testing 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.94% 0.42% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 0.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £330 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.57% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £80.00 £34.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+131.88% -13.75%
Automated Testing
Nottinghamshire

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
236 358 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 73.75% 75.69% 69.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 152 72
Average daily rate £413 £345 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.56% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £425 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £22.85
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +53.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.13 £17.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Automated Testing across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Automated Testing Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing.

1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) SLA
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Retail
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Smart Meter
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) SAP