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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Automation
Rank - - 18
Contract jobs citing Test Automation 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington - - 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £330 £344
% change year-on-year
+8.50% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -
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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
183 142 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 90.59% 85.54% 76.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 67 31
Average daily rate £463 £495 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.56% +30.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £615 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 3
Average hourly rate £26.25 £13.75 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.90% +10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Test Automation across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington