The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank - 18 21
Contract jobs citing Software Testing 0 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth - 1.85% 4.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.74% 6.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate
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- £375 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
- -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £36.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +92.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bournemouth region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
78 73 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 75.73% 67.59% 76.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 47 68
Average daily rate £413 £350 £376
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Average hourly rate £37.00 £29.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.42% +168.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Software Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Software Testing Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth