The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Test Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Test Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Engineer
Rank 52 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.20% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £250
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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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 Bedfordshire 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
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
479 243 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.23% 92.05% 90.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 115 174
Average daily rate £413 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £520 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 15
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -25.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £12.50 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £42.50 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

Senior Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Senior Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Senior Test Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Test Engineer across the Bedfordshire region.

Senior Test Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Senior Test Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Test Engineer across the Bedfordshire region.

Senior Test Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Senior Test Engineer
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Senior Test Engineer 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 Senior Test Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) LabVIEW
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) ISO 9000
2 1 (50.00%) CAD
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing

Senior Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Senior Test Engineer 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 Senior Test Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CAD
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 9000