The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Rickmansworth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 11 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Automated Testing 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 3.33% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £304 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £44.25 £57.50
% change year-on-year
-2.25% -23.04%
Automated Testing
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Rickmansworth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
20 12 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 66.67% 54.55% 82.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 30
Median daily rate £330 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.51% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £410 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £410 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 Rickmansworth

Automated Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Automated Testing Daily Rate Trend in Rickmansworth

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Rickmansworth region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) JBehave
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) JBehave
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Robot Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) ATDD
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SDET
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian