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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Automated Testing 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 4.81% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.95% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £336 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.34% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +20.83%
Automated Testing
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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
84 37 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 80.77% 72.55% 67.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 30 19
Average daily rate £450 £375 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £22.85 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -3.90%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Automated Testing across the Worthing region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 26 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Worthing 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 7 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) TDD
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (50.00%) User Stories
4 3 (37.50%) Trac
4 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
4 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 3 (37.50%) Subversion
4 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
4 3 (37.50%) MS Office
4 3 (37.50%) XSLT
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) Python
4 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 3 (37.50%) Ethernet
4 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Validation
4 3 (37.50%) LabVIEW
5 2 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Worthing 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.

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Ethernet
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Trac
1 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
1 3 (37.50%) Subversion
1 3 (37.50%) LabVIEW
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) ScrumMaster
2 3 (37.50%) Validation Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) TDD
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (50.00%) User Stories
4 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
4 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Validation
5 2 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Python
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft