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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 13 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Automated Testing 16 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 11.51% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.70% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £44.25 £57.50
% change year-on-year
-0.56% -23.04%
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
126 112 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 90.65% 86.82% 82.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 45 31
Median daily rate £500 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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
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 8 December 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 33 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (90.91%) Selenium
3 22 (66.67%) Java
4 21 (63.64%) User Stories
5 20 (60.61%) Test Automation
5 20 (60.61%) Scala
6 18 (54.55%) Unit Testing
6 18 (54.55%) QA
7 17 (51.52%) JIRA
7 17 (51.52%) Gherkin
8 16 (48.48%) Scrum
9 15 (45.45%) WebDriver
9 15 (45.45%) RESTful
9 15 (45.45%) Software Engineering
10 14 (42.42%) Confluence
10 14 (42.42%) Cucumber
10 14 (42.42%) Exploratory Testing
11 13 (39.39%) Continuous Delivery
11 13 (39.39%) BDD
11 13 (39.39%) SoapUI
11 13 (39.39%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (39.39%) Kanban
11 13 (39.39%) C#
12 12 (36.36%) Web Services
12 12 (36.36%) Groovy
12 12 (36.36%) Usability Testing
12 12 (36.36%) Performance Testing
12 12 (36.36%) Security Testing
12 12 (36.36%) Defect Management
13 11 (33.33%) API Testing

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 14 (42.42%) Confluence
2 2 (6.06%) Apache
3 1 (3.03%) Documentum
3 1 (3.03%) JBoss
3 1 (3.03%) nginx
3 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) GitHub
1 1 (3.03%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.09%) Ethernet
2 3 (9.09%) HTTP
3 1 (3.03%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 30 (90.91%) Selenium
2 17 (51.52%) JIRA
3 15 (45.45%) WebDriver
4 14 (42.42%) Cucumber
5 13 (39.39%) SoapUI
6 10 (30.30%) Jenkins
7 9 (27.27%) JUnit
8 8 (24.24%) Git (software)
9 6 (18.18%) Appium
10 5 (15.15%) RSpec
11 4 (12.12%) Calabash
11 4 (12.12%) Capybara
11 4 (12.12%) Protractor
12 3 (9.09%) SpecFlow
13 2 (6.06%) Ant
13 2 (6.06%) Grunt
13 2 (6.06%) SonarQube
13 2 (6.06%) Sonatype Nexus
13 2 (6.06%) Subversion
13 2 (6.06%) Travis CI
General
1 5 (15.15%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Tester
2 12 (36.36%) Developer
3 10 (30.30%) Automation Tester
4 7 (21.21%) Test Engineer
5 6 (18.18%) Developer in Test
5 6 (18.18%) QA Engineer
5 6 (18.18%) QA Test Engineer
6 5 (15.15%) Quality Engineer
7 4 (12.12%) QA Tester
7 4 (12.12%) Test Automation Developer
8 3 (9.09%) Analyst
8 3 (9.09%) QA Analyst
9 2 (6.06%) Java Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Scala Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Senior Scala Developer
10 1 (3.03%) Angular Developer
10 1 (3.03%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 1 (3.03%) Digital Developer
10 1 (3.03%) Scala Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (51.52%) Gherkin
2 15 (45.45%) RESTful
3 12 (36.36%) Web Services
4 9 (27.27%) JSON
5 5 (15.15%) CSS
5 5 (15.15%) HTML
5 5 (15.15%) HTML5
6 4 (12.12%) CSS3
6 4 (12.12%) REST
6 4 (12.12%) Spring
7 3 (9.09%) Ajax
7 3 (9.09%) Play Framework
8 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
8 2 (6.06%) Django
8 2 (6.06%) Guice
8 2 (6.06%) J2EE
8 2 (6.06%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (3.03%) EJB
9 1 (3.03%) J2SE
9 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.06%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
2 1 (3.03%) Unix
2 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (63.64%) User Stories
3 20 (60.61%) Test Automation
4 18 (54.55%) Unit Testing
5 16 (48.48%) Scrum
6 15 (45.45%) Software Engineering
7 14 (42.42%) Exploratory Testing
8 13 (39.39%) BDD
8 13 (39.39%) Continuous Delivery
8 13 (39.39%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (39.39%) Kanban
9 12 (36.36%) Defect Management
9 12 (36.36%) Performance Testing
9 12 (36.36%) Security Testing
9 12 (36.36%) Usability Testing
10 11 (33.33%) API Testing
11 8 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (24.24%) Defect Tracking
11 8 (24.24%) Integration Testing
12 7 (21.21%) OO
Programming Languages
1 22 (66.67%) Java
2 20 (60.61%) Scala
3 13 (39.39%) C#
4 12 (36.36%) Groovy
5 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
6 4 (12.12%) Python
6 4 (12.12%) Ruby
7 1 (3.03%) Haskell
7 1 (3.03%) Perl
7 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (54.55%) QA
2 5 (15.15%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (3.03%) Grafana
2 1 (3.03%) Kibana
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Atlassian
2 3 (9.09%) Google
3 1 (3.03%) Adobe
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) webMethods