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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
West Sussex / Worthing
Rank 16 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Automated Testing 15 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 10.07% - 4.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.79% - 5.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £507 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £358
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Median hourly rate £44.19 - £33.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 - £30.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 - £35.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £46.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-8.10% +54.16%

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
139 84 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 93.29% 88.42% 85.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 37 40
Median daily rate £450 £498 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.54% +42.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Median hourly rate £44.19 £30.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.86% -7.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £22.30 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £36.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

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 18 January 2017, 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 35 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (85.71%) Selenium
3 23 (65.71%) Scala
3 23 (65.71%) Java
4 22 (62.86%) User Stories
5 21 (60.00%) Test Automation
6 19 (54.29%) QA
7 18 (51.43%) JIRA
7 18 (51.43%) Unit Testing
8 17 (48.57%) WebDriver
8 17 (48.57%) Gherkin
9 16 (45.71%) C#
9 16 (45.71%) Software Engineering
10 15 (42.86%) Scrum
10 15 (42.86%) Exploratory Testing
11 14 (40.00%) Confluence
11 14 (40.00%) RESTful
12 13 (37.14%) Cucumber
12 13 (37.14%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (34.29%) SoapUI
13 12 (34.29%) BDD
13 12 (34.29%) Groovy
13 12 (34.29%) Usability Testing
13 12 (34.29%) Performance Testing
13 12 (34.29%) Security Testing
13 12 (34.29%) JSON
13 12 (34.29%) Defect Management
14 11 (31.43%) Continuous Delivery
14 11 (31.43%) API Testing
14 11 (31.43%) Continuous Integration

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 (40.00%) Confluence
2 3 (8.57%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) JBoss
3 1 (2.86%) nginx
3 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) GitHub
1 1 (2.86%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) HTTP
1 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 4 (11.43%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 30 (85.71%) Selenium
2 18 (51.43%) JIRA
3 17 (48.57%) WebDriver
4 13 (37.14%) Cucumber
5 12 (34.29%) SoapUI
6 11 (31.43%) Jenkins
6 11 (31.43%) JUnit
7 9 (25.71%) Git (software)
8 6 (17.14%) Appium
8 6 (17.14%) RSpec
9 4 (11.43%) Calabash
9 4 (11.43%) Capybara
9 4 (11.43%) Protractor
9 4 (11.43%) SpecFlow
9 4 (11.43%) Subversion
10 1 (2.86%) Ant
10 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
10 1 (2.86%) Grunt
10 1 (2.86%) IntelliJ
10 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (17.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Tester
2 12 (34.29%) Developer
3 10 (28.57%) Automation Tester
4 9 (25.71%) Test Engineer
5 7 (20.00%) QA Engineer
5 7 (20.00%) QA Test Engineer
6 6 (17.14%) Developer in Test
6 6 (17.14%) Quality Engineer
7 4 (11.43%) QA Tester
7 4 (11.43%) Scala Developer
7 4 (11.43%) Test Automation Developer
8 3 (8.57%) Analyst
8 3 (8.57%) QA Analyst
8 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
8 3 (8.57%) Senior Scala Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Test Automation Engineer
10 1 (2.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 1 (2.86%) Selenium Tester
10 1 (2.86%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (48.57%) Gherkin
2 14 (40.00%) RESTful
3 12 (34.29%) JSON
4 11 (31.43%) Web Services
5 6 (17.14%) CSS
5 6 (17.14%) HTML
5 6 (17.14%) HTML5
5 6 (17.14%) REST
6 5 (14.29%) Ajax
6 5 (14.29%) CSS3
6 5 (14.29%) Play Framework
6 5 (14.29%) Spring
7 4 (11.43%) Django
7 4 (11.43%) Guice
7 4 (11.43%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (5.71%) Akka
8 2 (5.71%) spray
8 2 (5.71%) Spring MVC
9 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.86%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.86%) Unix
2 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (62.86%) User Stories
3 21 (60.00%) Test Automation
4 18 (51.43%) Unit Testing
5 16 (45.71%) Software Engineering
6 15 (42.86%) Exploratory Testing
6 15 (42.86%) Scrum
7 13 (37.14%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (34.29%) BDD
8 12 (34.29%) Defect Management
8 12 (34.29%) Performance Testing
8 12 (34.29%) Security Testing
8 12 (34.29%) Usability Testing
9 11 (31.43%) API Testing
9 11 (31.43%) Continuous Delivery
9 11 (31.43%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (31.43%) Kanban
10 10 (28.57%) Defect Tracking
11 8 (22.86%) Integration Testing
12 7 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 23 (65.71%) Java
1 23 (65.71%) Scala
2 16 (45.71%) C#
3 12 (34.29%) Groovy
4 6 (17.14%) Python
4 6 (17.14%) Ruby
5 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.86%) Haskell
6 1 (2.86%) Perl
6 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (54.29%) QA
2 6 (17.14%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Grafana
1 1 (2.86%) Kibana
1 1 (2.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Atlassian
2 5 (14.29%) Google
3 1 (2.86%) Adobe
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) webMethods