Period
to 22 February 2019

The median contractor rate for an Automation Test Analyst was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 22 February 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Test Automation Analyst
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 82 92
Contract jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 0 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading - 0.74% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.79% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 2
Reading median daily rate - £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -18.75% +12.68%
Berkshire median daily rate - £325 £350
% change year-on-year - -7.14% -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Reading
Contract vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 1,363 1,146 1,316
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 90.99% 94.01% 91.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 773 738 676
Reading median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £275 £256 £213
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 31 81
Reading median hourly rate £40.00 £14.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +175.86% - -45.28%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £53.25 £47.50 £55.65
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.86 £14.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year +9.38% -1.69% -22.37%

Automation Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings that featured Automation Test Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Automation Test Analyst in Reading

Automation Test Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Automation Test Analyst in Reading