The first table below looks at the demand for the Automation Specialist role in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automation Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Surrey region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Specialist
Rank 87 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Automation Specialist 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.16% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £463 £491
% change year-on-year
-29.72% -5.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1167 1154 1368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.25% 93.59% 92.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 697 623 681
Average daily rate £363 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 87 111
Average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £18.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Automation Specialist
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Automation Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Automation Specialist in the job title across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Automation Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Automation Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Automation Specialist Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Automation Specialist
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region that cited Automation Specialist in their job title 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 with Automation Specialist in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Siebel
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting

Automation Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region that cited Automation Specialist in their job title 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 with Automation Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Siebel
1 2 (100.00%) HP