The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 25 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Contract jobs citing Automated Testing 10 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 5.10% 1.82% 3.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.41% 2.20% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £359 £355
% change year-on-year
+5.22% +1.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £35.69 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.03% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.00 £42.50 £80.00
% change year-on-year
+22.35% -46.87%
Automated Testing
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
156 91 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 79.59% 82.73% 69.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 63 56
Median daily rate £330 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £295 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 11 7
Median hourly rate £43.00 £47.00 £62.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.51% -24.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.37 £23.67 £29.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £70.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth

Automated Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Automated Testing Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Automated Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Automated Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 30 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 11 (52.38%) Google
1 11 (52.38%) Release Management
1 11 (52.38%) Android
1 11 (52.38%) Git (software)
1 11 (52.38%) Android Development
1 11 (52.38%) Google Play
2 10 (47.62%) Gradle
2 10 (47.62%) Android Studio
2 10 (47.62%) RESTful
2 10 (47.62%) SQL
3 9 (42.86%) Bluetooth
4 8 (38.10%) Software Engineering
5 7 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 6 (28.57%) SaaS
6 6 (28.57%) Laravel
6 6 (28.57%) LESS
6 6 (28.57%) AngularJS
6 6 (28.57%) CSS
6 6 (28.57%) OOP
6 6 (28.57%) HTML
6 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 6 (28.57%) PHP
7 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (19.05%) Compatibility Testing
8 4 (19.05%) Test Scripting
8 4 (19.05%) JIRA
9 3 (14.29%) Regression Testing
9 3 (14.29%) Issue Tracking
9 3 (14.29%) Android SDK
10 2 (9.52%) Finance

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 11 (52.38%) Google Play
2 6 (28.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) Bluetooth
Development Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Git (software)
2 10 (47.62%) Android Studio
2 10 (47.62%) Gradle
3 4 (19.05%) JIRA
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Developer
2 11 (52.38%) Android Developer
3 6 (28.57%) PHP Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Software Tester
4 3 (14.29%) Test Automation Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) RESTful
2 6 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 6 (28.57%) CSS
2 6 (28.57%) HTML
2 6 (28.57%) Laravel
2 6 (28.57%) LESS
3 3 (14.29%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Android Development
1 11 (52.38%) Release Management
2 8 (38.10%) Software Engineering
3 6 (28.57%) OOP
4 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (19.05%) Compatibility Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Test Scripting
6 3 (14.29%) Issue Tracking
6 3 (14.29%) Regression Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Analytics
7 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 6 (28.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Google
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