The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 41 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing Automated Testing 21 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.94% 1.13% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.32% 1.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 0
Median daily rate £450 £336 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.82% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £359 £355
% change year-on-year
+5.92% +1.05%
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
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
633 451 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 88.66% 85.26% 72.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 359 312 174
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £598
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 11 23
Median hourly rate £46.50 £44.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.49% +178.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.15 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £50.00 £26.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.26% +26.36%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex 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 West Sussex

Automated Testing
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Automated Testing Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Automated Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

Automated Testing Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Automated Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Automated Testing across the West Sussex region.

Automated Testing Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Automated Testing
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Worthing 0 14 £500 +37.93% 1
Gatwick -7 2 £283 -12.40%
Crawley - 1 - -
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 106 (99.07%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (82.24%) Java
3 80 (74.77%) Scala
4 79 (73.83%) REST
5 77 (71.96%) JSON
6 76 (71.03%) Scrum
7 75 (70.09%) HTML
7 75 (70.09%) CSS
7 75 (70.09%) Open Source
7 75 (70.09%) HTML5
7 75 (70.09%) CSS3
8 74 (69.16%) Ajax
9 73 (68.22%) Ruby
10 72 (67.29%) Continuous Integration
10 72 (67.29%) Jenkins
11 70 (65.42%) HTTP
12 69 (64.49%) Python
13 68 (63.55%) JUnit
13 68 (63.55%) Git (software)
14 64 (59.81%) Subversion
15 60 (56.07%) Play Framework
16 59 (55.14%) Responsive Web Design
16 59 (55.14%) Web Design
16 59 (55.14%) Guice
16 59 (55.14%) Django
16 59 (55.14%) Google
17 58 (54.21%) Ruby on Rails
17 58 (54.21%) Spring
18 51 (47.66%) RESTful
19 50 (46.73%) JIRA

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Application Platforms
1 49 (45.79%) Confluence
2 1 (0.93%) CMS
2 1 (0.93%) Documentum
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.87%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 70 (65.42%) HTTP
2 1 (0.93%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (26.17%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.87%) Hazelcast
2 2 (1.87%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 72 (67.29%) Jenkins
2 68 (63.55%) Git (software)
2 68 (63.55%) JUnit
3 64 (59.81%) Subversion
4 50 (46.73%) JIRA
5 42 (39.25%) Selenium
6 10 (9.35%) Cucumber
7 8 (7.48%) WebDriver
8 7 (6.54%) SoapUI
9 3 (2.80%) Appium
9 3 (2.80%) Capybara
10 2 (1.87%) Calabash
10 2 (1.87%) SonarQube
10 2 (1.87%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (1.87%) Travis CI
11 1 (0.93%) Gradle
11 1 (0.93%) Grunt
11 1 (0.93%) RSpec
11 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.93%) Yeoman
General
1 3 (2.80%) Games
2 2 (1.87%) Finance
3 1 (0.93%) French Language
3 1 (0.93%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 82 (76.64%) Developer
2 48 (44.86%) Scala Developer
3 45 (42.06%) Java Developer
4 33 (30.84%) Java Scala Developer
5 26 (24.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 12 (11.21%) Tester
7 11 (10.28%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
8 10 (9.35%) C# Developer
9 9 (8.41%) HTML CSS Developer
9 9 (8.41%) HTML Developer
10 8 (7.48%) Lead Developer
10 8 (7.48%) Software Developer
11 7 (6.54%) Automation Tester
11 7 (6.54%) QA Engineer
12 5 (4.67%) Test Engineer
13 4 (3.74%) Analyst
13 4 (3.74%) QA Test Engineer
13 4 (3.74%) Senior QA Engineer
14 3 (2.80%) Agile Developer
14 3 (2.80%) Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (73.83%) REST
2 77 (71.96%) JSON
3 75 (70.09%) CSS
3 75 (70.09%) CSS3
3 75 (70.09%) HTML
3 75 (70.09%) HTML5
4 74 (69.16%) Ajax
5 60 (56.07%) Play Framework
6 59 (55.14%) Django
6 59 (55.14%) Guice
7 58 (54.21%) Ruby on Rails
7 58 (54.21%) Spring
8 51 (47.66%) RESTful
9 34 (31.78%) Spring MVC
10 7 (6.54%) Gherkin
11 6 (5.61%) Web Services
12 2 (1.87%) .NET
12 2 (1.87%) Akka
12 2 (1.87%) AngularJS
13 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.50%) User Experience
2 8 (7.48%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.80%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.80%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.93%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 41 (38.32%) Linux
2 5 (4.67%) Android
2 5 (4.67%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.87%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (99.07%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (71.03%) Scrum
3 75 (70.09%) Open Source
4 72 (67.29%) Continuous Integration
5 59 (55.14%) Responsive Web Design
5 59 (55.14%) Web Design
6 40 (37.38%) OWASP
7 35 (32.71%) Configuration Management
8 34 (31.78%) MVC
9 30 (28.04%) Mentoring
10 28 (26.17%) Web Development
11 27 (25.23%) Continuous Improvement
12 26 (24.30%) Front End Development
13 22 (20.56%) Service Design
14 21 (19.63%) Line Management
15 10 (9.35%) Defect Management
15 10 (9.35%) TDD
15 10 (9.35%) User Stories
16 9 (8.41%) Exploratory Testing
16 9 (8.41%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 88 (82.24%) Java
2 80 (74.77%) Scala
3 73 (68.22%) Ruby
4 69 (64.49%) Python
5 47 (43.93%) C#
6 7 (6.54%) SQL
7 5 (4.67%) Groovy
8 3 (2.80%) C++
9 2 (1.87%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.87%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.93%) PHP
10 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.93%) VB
10 1 (0.93%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (4.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 5 (4.67%) SC Cleared
1 5 (4.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.80%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (15.89%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 4 (3.74%) Puppet
Vendors
1 59 (55.14%) Google
2 6 (5.61%) Atlassian
3 1 (0.93%) HP
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.93%) SAP
Worthing, West Sussex
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