The table below looks at the statistics for Load Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank - - 23
Contract jobs citing Load Testing 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - - 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £263
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+36.36% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -
Load Testing
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
137 142 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 79.65% 94.04% 80.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 86 44
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 15
Median hourly rate - £33.00 £31.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Load Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Load Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Load Testing Daily Rate Trend in Chester