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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
Cheshire / Warrington
Rank 16 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Contract jobs citing Automated Testing 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 2.33% 0.98% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.09% 1.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £381 £363 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.17% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £358
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +36.36%

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
97 259 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 75.19% 84.36% 84.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 169 103
Median daily rate £373 £515 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.66% +33.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £700 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 3
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +80.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Automated Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) OWASP
3 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) MSBuild
3 1 (33.33%) Static Code Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Refactoring

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) MSBuild
2 1 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) QA Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (33.33%) OWASP
3 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
3 1 (33.33%) Static Code Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA