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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 59 45 42
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -3
Contract jobs citing Test Automation 4 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.76% 1.52% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 1.90% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Median daily rate £525 £325 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.53% -12.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £31.44 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+27.22% -18.33%
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
459 368 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 86.77% 80.00% 77.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 232 166
Median daily rate £415 £375 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -9.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 10
Median hourly rate £21.00 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 27 September 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 -19 3 £525 +61.53% 2
Mansfield - 1 - -
Test Automation
East Midlands

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 5 (50.00%) HP
1 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Defect Management
3 3 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (30.00%) SDLC
3 3 (30.00%) HP UFT
3 3 (30.00%) Time Management
3 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (30.00%) QA
4 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (20.00%) SAP HANA
4 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (20.00%) Open Source
4 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) ISEB
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) SAP
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) SAP BW
4 2 (20.00%) R
4 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SAP BW
1 2 (20.00%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) QA Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) SAP Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) SAP Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Integration Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Web Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (10.00%) J2EE
1 1 (10.00%) Java EE
1 1 (10.00%) RESTful
1 1 (10.00%) SOAP
1 1 (10.00%) Spring
1 1 (10.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (40.00%) Defect Management
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (30.00%) SDLC
3 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (30.00%) Time Management
4 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Open Source
4 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Build Automation
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) Re-Platforming
5 1 (10.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
1 2 (20.00%) R
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) SAP