The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automated Testing 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
Automated Testing
Rank 6 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Automated Testing 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 7.14% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.09% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £358
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £59.31 £40.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+48.27% +1.26%
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 Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
22 18 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 78.57% 75.00% 73.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 7
Median daily rate £475 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £545 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sussex 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 Sussex

Automated Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

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

Automated Testing Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

Automated Testing
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) User Stories
1 2 (66.67%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Design
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) French Language
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Python

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
General
1 1 (33.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) CSS3
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Defect Management
1 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Scala