The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy 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 Test Strategy over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank - 19 18
Contract jobs citing Test Strategy 0 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth - 4.81% 3.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 6.58% 3.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.56 £44.00 £48.25
% change year-on-year
-28.28% -8.80%
Test Strategy
Dorset

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
76 76 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 68.47% 73.08% 81.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 52 72
Average daily rate £360 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £283 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £575 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 8
Average hourly rate £16.62 £11.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.04% -60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Test Strategy
Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Test Strategy Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth