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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
South East / West Sussex
Rank 32 36 50
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +14
Contract jobs citing Automated Testing 22 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.80% 2.71% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.38% 3.20% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 2
Median daily rate £488 £325 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.23% -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £325 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £428 £389
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £45.87 - £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £56.88 £45.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+26.40% +36.36%

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
409 406 397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 89.30% 84.76% 81.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 255 250
Median daily rate £433 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 20 24
Median hourly rate £45.87 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.80% -8.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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
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 19 February 2017. 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 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 -6 15 £500 - 1
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 50 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (78.00%) Java
3 35 (70.00%) Selenium
4 33 (66.00%) Scala
5 31 (62.00%) C#
6 28 (56.00%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (54.00%) Jenkins
8 25 (50.00%) Git (software)
9 23 (46.00%) Ruby
10 22 (44.00%) Python
10 22 (44.00%) JIRA
11 21 (42.00%) JSON
11 21 (42.00%) Open Source
12 20 (40.00%) Gherkin
12 20 (40.00%) Google
12 20 (40.00%) HTTP
12 20 (40.00%) JUnit
12 20 (40.00%) Scrum
13 19 (38.00%) Cucumber
14 18 (36.00%) Confluence
14 18 (36.00%) RESTful
14 18 (36.00%) User Stories
14 18 (36.00%) Test Automation
15 17 (34.00%) WebDriver
15 17 (34.00%) HTML5
15 17 (34.00%) CSS
15 17 (34.00%) HTML
16 16 (32.00%) REST
17 15 (30.00%) Groovy
17 15 (30.00%) QA

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 18 (36.00%) Confluence
2 8 (16.00%) nginx
2 8 (16.00%) Tomcat
3 6 (12.00%) Apache
4 3 (6.00%) JBoss
4 3 (6.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.00%) GitHub
1 8 (16.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 20 (40.00%) HTTP
2 12 (24.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (16.00%) SSL
4 4 (8.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (16.00%) MongoDB
2 8 (16.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 35 (70.00%) Selenium
2 27 (54.00%) Jenkins
3 25 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 22 (44.00%) JIRA
5 20 (40.00%) JUnit
6 19 (38.00%) Cucumber
7 17 (34.00%) WebDriver
8 12 (24.00%) Subversion
9 8 (16.00%) Ant
9 8 (16.00%) Gatling
9 8 (16.00%) Grunt
9 8 (16.00%) gulp
9 8 (16.00%) IntelliJ
9 8 (16.00%) Karma Test Runner
9 8 (16.00%) SoapUI
9 8 (16.00%) Sublime Text
10 6 (12.00%) Appium
10 6 (12.00%) RSpec
11 4 (8.00%) Calabash
11 4 (8.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 7 (14.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (54.00%) Developer
2 18 (36.00%) Scala Developer
3 13 (26.00%) Tester
4 9 (18.00%) Automation Tester
4 9 (18.00%) Java Developer
4 9 (18.00%) Test Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Developer in Test
5 6 (12.00%) Java Scala Developer
5 6 (12.00%) QA Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) QA Test Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Quality Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Test Automation Developer
7 4 (8.00%) QA Tester
7 4 (8.00%) Selenium Tester
8 3 (6.00%) Agile Tester
8 3 (6.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 3 (6.00%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Senior Scala Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) Java Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (42.00%) JSON
2 20 (40.00%) Gherkin
3 18 (36.00%) RESTful
4 17 (34.00%) CSS
4 17 (34.00%) HTML
4 17 (34.00%) HTML5
5 16 (32.00%) REST
6 15 (30.00%) Play Framework
6 15 (30.00%) Spring
7 14 (28.00%) CSS3
8 13 (26.00%) Ajax
9 12 (24.00%) Django
9 12 (24.00%) Guice
9 12 (24.00%) Ruby on Rails
10 8 (16.00%) AngularJS
10 8 (16.00%) jQuery
10 8 (16.00%) Node.js
10 8 (16.00%) Servlets
10 8 (16.00%) Web Services
11 7 (14.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.00%) Linux
2 8 (16.00%) Ubuntu
2 8 (16.00%) Windows
3 3 (6.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (56.00%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (42.00%) Open Source
4 20 (40.00%) Scrum
5 18 (36.00%) Test Automation
5 18 (36.00%) User Stories
6 13 (26.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 13 (26.00%) Software Engineering
6 13 (26.00%) Unit Testing
6 13 (26.00%) Web Design
7 12 (24.00%) BDD
7 12 (24.00%) OWASP
8 11 (22.00%) Exploratory Testing
8 11 (22.00%) Performance Testing
8 11 (22.00%) TDD
9 10 (20.00%) Automation Testing
9 10 (20.00%) Configuration Management
9 10 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
10 9 (18.00%) Web Development
11 8 (16.00%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (78.00%) Java
2 33 (66.00%) Scala
3 31 (62.00%) C#
4 23 (46.00%) Ruby
5 22 (44.00%) Python
6 15 (30.00%) Groovy
7 14 (28.00%) JavaScript
8 8 (16.00%) Haskell
8 8 (16.00%) Perl
9 3 (6.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (30.00%) QA
2 5 (10.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (16.00%) Grafana
1 8 (16.00%) Kibana
2 3 (6.00%) Puppet
3 2 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (40.00%) Google
2 6 (12.00%) Atlassian
3 3 (6.00%) webMethods
4 2 (4.00%) Adobe
4 2 (4.00%) HP
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
Worthing, West Sussex
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £511.50 per day
Posted: 3 days ago