The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy 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 Test Strategy over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank - 30 35
Contract jobs citing Test Strategy 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton - 1.05% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.34% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £375 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £394
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -4.76%
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%
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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 Brighton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
181 149 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 73.88% 78.01% 71.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 79 122
Average daily rate £350 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 1 4
Average hourly rate £15.73 £37.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.05% +15.38%
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 Brighton

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

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Test Strategy
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Test Strategy Daily Rate Trend in Brighton