The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank - - 15
Contract jobs citing Automated Testing 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton - - 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.66% +7.14%
Automated Testing
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
26 33 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 72.22% 73.33% 89.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 32
Average daily rate £375 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £220 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £155.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -85.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Automated Testing across the Wolverhampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

Automated Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Automated Testing Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

Automated Testing
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Sass
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) Semantic HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Grunt

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Grunt
General
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Angular Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) HTML CSS Developer
1 2 (100.00%) HTML Developer
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Sass
1 2 (100.00%) Semantic HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript