The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reigate region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank - 8 -
Contract jobs citing Test Automation 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reigate - 20.00% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 22.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £360 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £34.47 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+16.04% -8.08%
Test Automation
Surrey

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reigate
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
21 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reigate 95.45% 90.00% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 11
Median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £313 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reigate 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 Reigate

Test Automation
Daily Rate Trend in Reigate

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

Test Automation Daily Rate Trend in Reigate

Test Automation
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Reigate

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Reigate region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP