Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk with a requirement for Test Automation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Test Automation over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Automated Testing
East of England > Norfolk
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 39 44
Rank change year-on-year -9 +5 -5
Contract jobs citing Test Automation 1 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 0.28% 1.42% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 1.71% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Norfolk median daily rate £470 £520 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.62% +160.00% -42.86%
10th Percentile £455 £482 £188
90th Percentile £485 £539 £278
East of England median daily rate £425 £419 £350
% change year-on-year +1.49% +19.64% -5.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Norfolk median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £40.50 £37.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year +8.00% -2.60% -12.00%

Test Automation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Norfolk
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 299 292 293
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 83.29% 82.72% 78.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 200 215
Norfolk median daily rate £425 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +17.19% -
10th Percentile £275 £200 £180
90th Percentile £513 £525 £500
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 18
Norfolk median hourly rate £11.17 £22.25 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.80% -3.26% -4.17%
10th Percentile £10.68 £14.19 £17.00
90th Percentile £11.91 £27.61 £55.18
East of England median hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year -1.56% +34.74% -1.53%

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

Job postings citing Test Automation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Norfolk.

Job vacancy trend for Test Automation in Norfolk

Test Automation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Test Automation in Norfolk.

Contractor daily rate trend for Test Automation in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Test Automation 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Xamarin
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (100.00%) SOLID

Test Automation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norfolk 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) SOLID
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Xamarin