The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wales region that had Test Automation Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Test Developer
Rank - 83 79
Contract jobs requiring a Test Automation Developer 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.12% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £373 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.38% +18.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £28.00 -
Test Automation Developer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
643 838 745
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 98.17% 96.10% 96.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 425 599 508
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 52 26
Median hourly rate £12.38 £11.60 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.72% -27.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £21.00 £65.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Test Automation Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Wales region that featured Test Automation Developer in the job title.

Test Automation Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Test Automation Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Test Automation Developer Daily Rate Trend in Wales