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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank - 24 -
Contract jobs citing Automated Testing 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City - 0.74% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £59.31 £40.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+48.27% +1.26%
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
59 116 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 81.94% 85.29% 74.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 59 29
Median daily rate £400 £333 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.11% +2.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Median hourly rate £18.25 £47.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.57% +239.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

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