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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank - - 13
Contract jobs citing Automated Testing 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton - - 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £334 £330
% change year-on-year
+10.86% +1.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £38.75 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-13.54% +6.89%
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
30 33 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 76.92% 76.74% 92.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 24 30
Median daily rate £356 £256 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.92% -26.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £220 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £374 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 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