The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 32 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Automated Testing 7 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.77% 0.54% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.31% 0.74% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £363 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+12.66% +3.44%
Automated Testing
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
303 270 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 76.71% 73.37% 67.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 131 112
Median daily rate £380 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 38 10
Median hourly rate £20.06 £29.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.84% -10.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire

Automated Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Automated Testing Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Automated Testing
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick - 5 £400 - 2
Automated Testing
West Midlands

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (81.82%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (63.64%) Mobile App
3 6 (54.55%) Maven
3 6 (54.55%) Selenium
3 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
3 6 (54.55%) WebDriver
3 6 (54.55%) Open Source
3 6 (54.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (54.55%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
3 6 (54.55%) Appium
4 4 (36.36%) User Stories
4 4 (36.36%) Games
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
5 3 (27.27%) TDD
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (27.27%) ATDD
5 3 (27.27%) Feature Driven Development
5 3 (27.27%) Kanban
5 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
6 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Wireless
6 1 (9.09%) C#
6 1 (9.09%) Web Services
6 1 (9.09%) LAN
6 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
6 1 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Appium
1 6 (54.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
1 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
1 6 (54.55%) Maven
1 6 (54.55%) Selenium
1 6 (54.55%) WebDriver
2 1 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (36.36%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Tester
2 4 (36.36%) Automation Tester
2 4 (36.36%) Mobile Tester
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum Master
3 3 (27.27%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 3 (27.27%) Selenium Tester
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Tester
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Scrum Master
5 1 (9.09%) Azure Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Penetration Tester
5 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (81.82%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (54.55%) Open Source
3 4 (36.36%) User Stories
4 3 (27.27%) ATDD
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (27.27%) Feature Driven Development
4 3 (27.27%) Kanban
4 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) TDD
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C#