The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worthing region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 19 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Automated Testing 19 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 8.88% 4.44% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.64% 5.06% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 0
Median daily rate £500 £363 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.37 £80.00
% change year-on-year
+1.60% -50.78%
Automated Testing
West Sussex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Worthing
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
197 79 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 92.06% 87.78% 69.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 35 19
Median daily rate £500 £375 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -31.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £10.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -76.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Worthing 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 Worthing

Automated Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

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

Automated Testing Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

Automated Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Worthing

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Worthing region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Automated Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Worthing

Automated Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Worthing

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

Automated Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Worthing

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Worthing region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 61 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (93.44%) Java
3 49 (80.33%) Scrum
4 47 (77.05%) Scala
5 44 (72.13%) JSON
6 43 (70.49%) HTML
6 43 (70.49%) CSS
6 43 (70.49%) HTML5
6 43 (70.49%) REST
6 43 (70.49%) CSS3
7 42 (68.85%) Ajax
8 41 (67.21%) Ruby
8 41 (67.21%) Jenkins
9 39 (63.93%) Continuous Integration
9 39 (63.93%) Python
10 38 (62.30%) HTTP
10 38 (62.30%) JUnit
10 38 (62.30%) Open Source
11 36 (59.02%) Git (software)
11 36 (59.02%) Selenium
12 34 (55.74%) Subversion
13 32 (52.46%) RESTful
14 31 (50.82%) Responsive Web Design
14 31 (50.82%) Web Design
15 30 (49.18%) Play Framework
16 29 (47.54%) Guice
16 29 (47.54%) Spring
16 29 (47.54%) Google
16 29 (47.54%) Django
17 28 (45.90%) Ruby on Rails

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing 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 27 (44.26%) Confluence
2 1 (1.64%) Documentum
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 38 (62.30%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.39%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.28%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 41 (67.21%) Jenkins
2 38 (62.30%) JUnit
3 36 (59.02%) Git (software)
3 36 (59.02%) Selenium
4 34 (55.74%) Subversion
5 27 (44.26%) JIRA
6 12 (19.67%) Cucumber
7 9 (14.75%) SoapUI
8 8 (13.11%) WebDriver
9 5 (8.20%) Appium
10 4 (6.56%) Capybara
11 3 (4.92%) Calabash
12 2 (3.28%) SonarQube
12 2 (3.28%) Sonatype Nexus
12 2 (3.28%) Travis CI
13 1 (1.64%) Gradle
13 1 (1.64%) Grunt
13 1 (1.64%) Protractor
13 1 (1.64%) RSpec
13 1 (1.64%) Yeoman
General
1 1 (1.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 50 (81.97%) Developer
2 30 (49.18%) Java Developer
3 26 (42.62%) Scala Developer
4 20 (32.79%) Java Scala Developer
5 18 (29.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 9 (14.75%) Automation Tester
6 9 (14.75%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
6 9 (14.75%) Tester
7 8 (13.11%) HTML CSS Developer
7 8 (13.11%) HTML Developer
8 6 (9.84%) C# Developer
9 5 (8.20%) Developer in Test
10 3 (4.92%) Analyst
10 3 (4.92%) Lead Developer
10 3 (4.92%) QA Analyst
10 3 (4.92%) Test Automation Developer
11 2 (3.28%) Agile Developer
11 2 (3.28%) QA Engineer
11 2 (3.28%) QA Test Engineer
11 2 (3.28%) Selenium Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (72.13%) JSON
2 43 (70.49%) CSS
2 43 (70.49%) CSS3
2 43 (70.49%) HTML
2 43 (70.49%) HTML5
2 43 (70.49%) REST
3 42 (68.85%) Ajax
4 32 (52.46%) RESTful
5 30 (49.18%) Play Framework
6 29 (47.54%) Django
6 29 (47.54%) Guice
6 29 (47.54%) Spring
7 28 (45.90%) Ruby on Rails
8 19 (31.15%) Spring MVC
9 11 (18.03%) Gherkin
10 8 (13.11%) Web Services
11 1 (1.64%) .NET
11 1 (1.64%) Ember.js
11 1 (1.64%) J2EE
11 1 (1.64%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) User Experience
2 5 (8.20%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (36.07%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (80.33%) Scrum
3 39 (63.93%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (62.30%) Open Source
5 31 (50.82%) Responsive Web Design
5 31 (50.82%) Web Design
6 22 (36.07%) Continuous Improvement
7 19 (31.15%) MVC
8 18 (29.51%) Front End Development
9 17 (27.87%) Configuration Management
9 17 (27.87%) Mentoring
9 17 (27.87%) OWASP
10 15 (24.59%) Line Management
11 14 (22.95%) Service Design
12 13 (21.31%) Unit Testing
13 12 (19.67%) User Stories
13 12 (19.67%) Web Development
14 11 (18.03%) Test Automation
15 9 (14.75%) BDD
15 9 (14.75%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 57 (93.44%) Java
2 47 (77.05%) Scala
3 41 (67.21%) Ruby
4 39 (63.93%) Python
5 26 (42.62%) C#
6 7 (11.48%) Groovy
7 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (4.92%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.03%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (47.54%) Google
2 6 (9.84%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft