The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 30 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank - 7 -
Contract jobs citing Automated Testing 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent - 16.13% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 19.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £295 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £325 £336
% change year-on-year
+14.61% -3.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £38.75 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-13.54% +6.89%
Automated Testing
Staffordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
63 26 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 75.90% 83.87% 61.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 17 24
Median daily rate £425 £325 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £293 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £10.65 £17.00 £14.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.35% +16.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 Stoke-on-Trent

Automated Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Automated Testing Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Automated Testing
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Appium
2 2 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) iPad
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 4 (100.00%) Appium
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
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