The table below looks at the statistics for Compatibility Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Compatibility Testing over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Compatibility Testing
Rank - 118 123
Contract jobs citing Compatibility Testing 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.080% 0.082%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.10% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £439 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.03%
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £39.37 -
% change year-on-year
-6.01% -
Compatibility Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1783 1905 1861
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.68% 76.08% 76.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 967 1116 892
Median daily rate £413 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 66 31
Median hourly rate £19.61 £37.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.00% +105.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.00 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

Compatibility Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Compatibility Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Compatibility Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Compatibility Testing Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire