The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT contracts advertised for the Bromley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ISTQB 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bromley 0.68% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 3.13% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £332 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.93 £10.38
% change year-on-year
+52.67% +120.96%
ISTQB
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Bromley region.

Qualifications Category
Bromley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
32 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bromley 21.62% 20.00% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 9 3
Median daily rate £450 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £173 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £285 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Bromley

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bromley region citing ISTQB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Bromley

ISTQB
Daily Rate Trend in Bromley

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

ISTQB Daily Rate Trend in Bromley

ISTQB
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Bromley

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ISTQB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bromley region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) JBehave
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) QA Automation

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Bromley by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) JBehave
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Leader
1 1 (100.00%) QA Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Financial Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior QA Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior QA Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) QA Automation
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA