The table below looks at the statistics for Automation 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 Automation Testing over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 59 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Automation Testing 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.19% - 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% - 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £375 - £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 -
% change year-on-year
+16.07% -
Automation 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
451 408 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 85.09% 82.93% 76.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 264 132
Median daily rate £400 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £272 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £485 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 7
Median hourly rate £19.25 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £50.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Automation Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Automation Testing Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Automation 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 Automation Testing within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 31 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 - 1 £375 - 2
Automation Testing
East Midlands

Automation Testing
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Build Automation
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (33.33%) Finance

Automation 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Lead
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Build Automation
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com