The table below looks at the statistics for the Automated Tester role in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automated Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Tester
Rank - - 107
Contract jobs requiring an Automated Tester 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - - 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £298 £288
% change year-on-year
+0.84% +3.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2482 2308 1919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.75% 93.78% 93.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1561 1402 944
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £210 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 114 146
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.39 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.20 £29.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

Automated Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Automated Tester in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Automated Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Automated Tester
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Automated Tester Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Automated Tester
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Automated Tester in their job title 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 with Automated Tester in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing

Automated Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Automated Tester in their job title 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 with Automated Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft