The table below looks at the statistics for Compatibility Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Compatibility Testing over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Compatibility Testing
North West / Cheshire
Rank - - 68
Contract jobs citing Compatibility Testing 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £313 £265
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +17.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
403 785 627
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 80.60% 83.16% 80.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 489 387
Median daily rate £413 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 34 34
Median hourly rate £42.48 £22.54 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.44% -45.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.95 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

Compatibility Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Compatibility Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Compatibility Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Compatibility Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Compatibility Testing Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Compatibility Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Compatibility Testing across the Cheshire region.

Compatibility Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire