The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 41 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Test Automation 5 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.05% 2.11% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 2.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 0
Median daily rate £340 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
Test Automation
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
406 409 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 85.12% 86.11% 75.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 249 93
Median daily rate £415 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £238 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £648 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 15
Median hourly rate £14.50 £48.75 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.25% +275.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £30.20 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.05 £51.95 £29.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire

Test Automation
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Test Automation Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Test Automation
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 Test Automation within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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 -5 5 £340 -2.85% 3
Test Automation
East Midlands

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 11 (61.11%) HP
2 9 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 9 (50.00%) SDLC
3 8 (44.44%) HP UFT
3 8 (44.44%) LoadRunner
4 6 (33.33%) Open Source
4 6 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 6 (33.33%) Test Management
5 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
6 4 (22.22%) Finance
6 4 (22.22%) QA
6 4 (22.22%) Test Strategy
7 3 (16.67%) Process Improvement
8 2 (11.11%) Defect Management
8 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
8 2 (11.11%) Time Management
8 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (11.11%) SQL
9 1 (5.56%) VB
9 1 (5.56%) Web Services
9 1 (5.56%) Python
9 1 (5.56%) CRM
9 1 (5.56%) ERP
9 1 (5.56%) C#
9 1 (5.56%) Java
9 1 (5.56%) PHP
9 1 (5.56%) JMeter
9 1 (5.56%) JIRA
9 1 (5.56%) Resource Management
9 1 (5.56%) Legal

Test Automation
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:

Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) HP UFT
1 8 (44.44%) LoadRunner
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) JMeter
2 1 (5.56%) PHPUnit
2 1 (5.56%) Ranorex
2 1 (5.56%) Xdebug
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Consultant
1 9 (50.00%) Test Automation Consultant
2 8 (44.44%) Test Consultant
3 4 (22.22%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) QA Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Strategy Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Test Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Java Automation Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Magento Developer
5 1 (5.56%) PHP Magento Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Programme Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Web Applications Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
1 1 (5.56%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) SDLC
1 9 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 6 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 6 (33.33%) Open Source
2 6 (33.33%) Test Management
3 4 (22.22%) Test Strategy
4 3 (16.67%) Process Improvement
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) Defect Management
5 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 2 (11.11%) Time Management
6 1 (5.56%) Build Automation
6 1 (5.56%) CRM
6 1 (5.56%) ERP
6 1 (5.56%) Functional Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Re-Platforming
6 1 (5.56%) Resource Management
6 1 (5.56%) Test Planning
6 1 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) PHP
2 1 (5.56%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) Zend
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