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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank - 15 -
Contract jobs citing Test Strategy 0 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth - 6.73% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 8.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Average daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £38.50 -
% change year-on-year
+55.84% -
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
70 83 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 81.40% 79.81% 77.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 49 34
Average daily rate £438 £418 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.79% -0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £32.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +45.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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