The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 86 66 84
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +18
Contract jobs citing Automated Testing 12 24 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.00% 1.68% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 2.07% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 7
Average daily rate £425 £450 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +47.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £328 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £473 £326
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £348
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.25 £33.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+40.15% -2.22%
Automated 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 Surrey region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
968 1162 996
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 80.33% 81.37% 76.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 661 647 541
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 16 36
Average hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +102.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £18.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.00 £55.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Automated Testing across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Automated Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Automated Testing Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Automated Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Automated Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Automated Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Automated Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Automated Testing
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines +13 3 - -
Leatherhead -19 1 £550 +22.22% 2
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing.

1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (63.64%) C#
3 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 12 (54.55%) Scrum
3 12 (54.55%) Git (software)
4 11 (50.00%) QA
5 10 (45.45%) Selenium
5 10 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (45.45%) Test Automation
5 10 (45.45%) BDD
5 10 (45.45%) SpecFlow
6 9 (40.91%) Functional Testing
6 9 (40.91%) REST
7 8 (36.36%) .NET
7 8 (36.36%) Manual Testing
8 7 (31.82%) SQL
9 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (27.27%) Cucumber
10 5 (22.73%) Java
10 5 (22.73%) CRM
10 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
11 4 (18.18%) SOA
11 4 (18.18%) Integration Testing
11 4 (18.18%) Multithreading
11 4 (18.18%) SDLC
12 3 (13.64%) Gerrit
12 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
12 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
12 3 (13.64%) HTML
12 3 (13.64%) JavaScript

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (54.55%) Git (software)
2 10 (45.45%) Selenium
2 10 (45.45%) SpecFlow
2 10 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (27.27%) Cucumber
4 3 (13.64%) Gerrit
4 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
4 3 (13.64%) Maven
5 2 (9.09%) NUnit
5 2 (9.09%) Subversion
5 2 (9.09%) TortoiseSVN
5 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
6 1 (4.55%) MSTest
General
1 3 (13.64%) Games
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Consultant
1 9 (40.91%) Test Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) QA Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Software Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Test Manager
4 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Java Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Developer in Test
5 1 (4.55%) Development Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Games Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Java Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Scrum Master
5 1 (4.55%) UAT Lead
5 1 (4.55%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) REST
2 8 (36.36%) .NET
3 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
3 3 (13.64%) CSS
3 3 (13.64%) HTML
3 3 (13.64%) Spring
4 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 2 (9.09%) ADO.NET
4 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 2 (9.09%) SOAP
4 2 (9.09%) Unreal Engine
4 2 (9.09%) WCF
4 2 (9.09%) Web Services
4 2 (9.09%) WF
4 2 (9.09%) XML
5 1 (4.55%) Ajax
5 1 (4.55%) Java EE
5 1 (4.55%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (9.09%) W3C
2 1 (4.55%) Fintech
2 1 (4.55%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
1 3 (13.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) Scrum
3 10 (45.45%) BDD
3 10 (45.45%) Test Automation
4 9 (40.91%) Functional Testing
5 8 (36.36%) Manual Testing
6 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (22.73%) CRM
7 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
8 4 (18.18%) Integration Testing
8 4 (18.18%) Multithreading
8 4 (18.18%) SDLC
8 4 (18.18%) SOA
9 3 (13.64%) Test-First Development
10 2 (9.09%) Data Modelling
10 2 (9.09%) E-business
10 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
10 2 (9.09%) MVC
10 2 (9.09%) OO
10 2 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) C#
2 7 (31.82%) SQL
3 5 (22.73%) Java
4 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.09%) C++
5 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
5 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
1 2 (9.09%) ISEB
1 2 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) SDET
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Cadence
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) ForgeRock
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