The table below looks at the statistics for Load Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank - - 31
Contract jobs citing Load Testing 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton - - 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £314
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +11.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - -
Load Testing
East Sussex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
190 179 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 79.17% 85.65% 75.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 113 79
Average daily rate £375 £400 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 16
Average hourly rate £13.00 £25.25 £19.31
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.51% +30.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.31 £14.44 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £35.00 £142.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Load Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Load Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Load Testing Daily Rate Trend in Brighton