The table below looks at the statistics for Automation Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 55 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Contract jobs citing Automation Testing 12 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.97% 0.14% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% 0.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 0
Median daily rate £375 £460 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.47% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £339 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.81% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Automation Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
498 581 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 81.91% 79.92% 69.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 416 198
Median daily rate £413 £410 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% +13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 23
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.75 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.49% +13.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £8.95 £9.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £45.00 £142.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Automation Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Automation Testing Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Automation Testing
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Oxford - 10 £375 - 1
Automation Testing
South East

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Automation Testing.

1 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (95.00%) Continuous Integration
2 18 (90.00%) Kanban
2 18 (90.00%) Web Development
2 18 (90.00%) JSON
2 18 (90.00%) TDD
2 18 (90.00%) Pair Programming
2 18 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (90.00%) PHP
2 18 (90.00%) HTML
2 18 (90.00%) CSS
2 18 (90.00%) Web Services
2 18 (90.00%) E-Commerce
2 18 (90.00%) Publishing
2 18 (90.00%) Scrum
2 18 (90.00%) Magento
2 18 (90.00%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (90.00%) Open Source
2 18 (90.00%) NoSQL
2 18 (90.00%) Node.js
2 18 (90.00%) Sass
2 18 (90.00%) AngularJS
2 18 (90.00%) API Development
3 10 (50.00%) CSS3
4 2 (10.00%) QA
4 2 (10.00%) Selenium
5 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (5.00%) V-Model

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 18 (90.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (90.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (90.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Selenium
2 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) JUnit
2 1 (5.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (90.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Agile Developer
1 18 (90.00%) AWS Developer
1 18 (90.00%) Developer
1 18 (90.00%) E-Commerce Developer
1 18 (90.00%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
1 18 (90.00%) E-Commerce Web Developer
1 18 (90.00%) HTML CSS Developer
1 18 (90.00%) HTML Developer
1 18 (90.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 18 (90.00%) Magento Developer
1 18 (90.00%) Node.js Developer
1 18 (90.00%) PHP Developer
1 18 (90.00%) PHP Magento Developer
1 18 (90.00%) PHP Web Developer
1 18 (90.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (5.00%) Analyst
2 1 (5.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (5.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) AngularJS
1 18 (90.00%) CSS
1 18 (90.00%) HTML
1 18 (90.00%) JSON
1 18 (90.00%) Node.js
1 18 (90.00%) Sass
1 18 (90.00%) Web Services
2 10 (50.00%) CSS3
3 1 (5.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (95.00%) Continuous Integration
2 18 (90.00%) API Development
2 18 (90.00%) E-Commerce
2 18 (90.00%) Kanban
2 18 (90.00%) Open Source
2 18 (90.00%) Pair Programming
2 18 (90.00%) Scrum
2 18 (90.00%) TDD
2 18 (90.00%) Web Development
3 1 (5.00%) Analytics
3 1 (5.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (5.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (5.00%) SDLC
3 1 (5.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (5.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) JavaScript
1 18 (90.00%) PHP
2 1 (5.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
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