The table below looks at the statistics for Stress Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Stress Testing over the 3 months to 23 August 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Stress Testing
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Stress Testing 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.85% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.50 -
Stress Testing
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
290 313 441
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 81.23% 82.59% 87.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 210 302
Median daily rate £450 £408 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.30% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £298 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 9
Median hourly rate £50.78 £48.37 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.99% +86.01%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +26.21%

Stress Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Stress Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Stress Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Stress Testing Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire