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 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Test Strategy 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.40 £38.50 £43.50
% change year-on-year
+15.32% -11.49%
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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
117 75 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 85.40% 79.79% 79.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 41 53
Average daily rate £450 £424 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.19% -3.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £241 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Average hourly rate £13.00 £32.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.37% +124.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

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