The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 36 32 39
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Contract jobs citing Automated Testing 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 0.43% 0.77% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.90% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £313 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £57.50
% change year-on-year
-2.29% -24.34%
Automated Testing
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
199 222 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 85.41% 85.71% 90.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 168 98
Median daily rate £500 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £700 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 7
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +39.80%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Warrington 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 Warrington

Automated Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Automated Testing Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

Automated Testing
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) QA Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Web Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA