The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank - 18 10
Contract jobs citing Automated Testing 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City - 1.32% 3.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.59% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £363 £355
% change year-on-year
+5.51% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.00 £42.50 £80.00
% change year-on-year
+22.35% -46.87%
Automated Testing
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
56 63 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 83.58% 82.89% 72.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 32 19
Median daily rate £425 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £47.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +239.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 Welwyn Garden City

Automated Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Automated Testing Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City