The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeenshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank - - 3
Contract jobs citing Software Testing 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeenshire - - 16.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £35.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+15.71% +45.83%
Software Testing
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeenshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeenshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeenshire - - 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeenshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Testing across the Aberdeenshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeenshire

Software Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeenshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Software Testing across the Aberdeenshire region.

Software Testing Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeenshire