The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 44 50 41
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Contract jobs citing Automated Testing 13 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 2.48% 0.61% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.95% 0.72% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 3
Median daily rate £325 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -23.52%
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.00 £42.50 £80.00
% change year-on-year
+22.35% -46.87%
Automated Testing
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
441 414 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 84.00% 83.81% 78.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 271 124
Median daily rate £415 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £480 £643
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 6
Median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +8.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire

Automated Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Automated Testing Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Automated Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Automated Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

Automated Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Automated Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Automated Testing
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +7 13 £325 - 8
Automated Testing
East Midlands

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
2 7 (36.84%) TDD
3 6 (31.58%) C#
3 6 (31.58%) CSS
3 6 (31.58%) Web Services
3 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 6 (31.58%) WCF
3 6 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (31.58%) Docker
3 6 (31.58%) DevOps
4 5 (26.32%) SDLC
4 5 (26.32%) Entity Framework
4 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
4 5 (26.32%) MSTest
4 5 (26.32%) Ruby
4 5 (26.32%) Selenium
4 5 (26.32%) HP UFT
4 5 (26.32%) .NET
4 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
4 5 (26.32%) Ruby on Rails
5 4 (21.05%) Java
5 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
5 4 (21.05%) Front End Development
6 3 (15.79%) Open Source
6 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
6 3 (15.79%) LoadRunner
6 3 (15.79%) HP
6 3 (15.79%) HNC

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
1 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) SAP BW
2 2 (10.53%) SAP HANA
3 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (26.32%) HP UFT
2 5 (26.32%) MSTest
2 5 (26.32%) Selenium
3 3 (15.79%) LoadRunner
4 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.26%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
1 3 (15.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) C# Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 4 (21.05%) Software Developer
3 3 (15.79%) .NET Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Test Automation Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Test Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (10.53%) QA Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Quality Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) SAP Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) SAP Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) C# WCF Developer
5 1 (5.26%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) CSS
1 6 (31.58%) WCF
1 6 (31.58%) Web Services
2 5 (26.32%) .NET
2 5 (26.32%) Entity Framework
2 5 (26.32%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
4 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
4 2 (10.53%) HTML
5 1 (5.26%) Behat
5 1 (5.26%) Doctrine
5 1 (5.26%) JSON
5 1 (5.26%) LAMP
5 1 (5.26%) RESTful
5 1 (5.26%) SOAP
5 1 (5.26%) Symfony
5 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) TDD
2 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (31.58%) DevOps
3 5 (26.32%) SDLC
3 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
4 4 (21.05%) Front End Development
5 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
5 3 (15.79%) Open Source
5 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.53%) ERP
6 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
6 2 (10.53%) MVC
6 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing
6 2 (10.53%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (10.53%) System Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Test Management
6 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
6 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
2 6 (31.58%) C#
3 5 (26.32%) Ruby
4 4 (21.05%) Java
5 2 (10.53%) R
6 1 (5.26%) PHP
6 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
1 3 (15.79%) HNC
1 3 (15.79%) HND
2 2 (10.53%) ISEB
2 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
2 2 (10.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.26%) Ansible
2 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) HP
3 2 (10.53%) SAP
4 1 (5.26%) Zend