The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank - - 11
Contract jobs citing System Testing 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford - - 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £200
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £12.35 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+120.64% -52.95%
System Testing
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
45 31 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 83.33% 81.58% 71.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 24 32
Median daily rate £450 £388 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -6.06%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Median hourly rate £10.30 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedford region citing System Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

System Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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

System Testing Daily Rate Trend in Bedford