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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank - - 14
Contract jobs citing Automated Testing 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City - - 3.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.25 £33.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+40.15% -2.22%
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
22 19 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 56.41% 63.33% 67.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 32
Average daily rate £450 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £301 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £387 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Automated Testing across the Welwyn Garden City region as a proportion of the total demand within 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