The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 25 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank - - 30
Contract jobs citing Test Automation 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington - - 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.47% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £31.44 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+27.22% -18.33%
Test Automation
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
193 345 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 88.53% 92.00% 80.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 266 102
Median daily rate £475 £500 £496
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +0.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £350 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £688 £635
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 12
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Warrington region citing Test Automation as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Test Automation
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Test Automation Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

Test Automation
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
1 5 (100.00%) SCOM
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (100.00%) Skype
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
4 1 (20.00%) Data Migration

Test Automation
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 5 (100.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Designer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
1 5 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VMware