The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chippenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 7 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Software Testing 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chippenham 8.70% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.38% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £43.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £35.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+15.71% +45.83%
Software Testing
Wiltshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chippenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
13 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chippenham 56.52% 47.06% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 3
Average daily rate £288 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £250 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £500 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £43.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

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

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

Software Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Chippenham

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

Software Testing Daily Rate Trend in Chippenham

Software Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Chippenham

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

Software Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Chippenham

Software Testing
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chippenham region citing Software Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Software Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Broadband
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 2 (100.00%) Perforce
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chippenham region citing Software Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Software Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Broadband
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Perforce