The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the County Antrim region that had Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Test Engineer 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £293 £325
% change year-on-year
+19.65% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £31.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +5.00%
Test Engineer
Northern Ireland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the County Antrim region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
81 76 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 91.01% 95.00% 90.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 40 34
Median daily rate £375 £213 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+76.47% -34.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £103 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Median hourly rate £17.00 £32.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.87% +88.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

The demand trend of IT contracts across the County Antrim region that featured Test Engineer in the job title.

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Test Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Test Engineer Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

Test Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Test Engineer across the County Antrim region.

Test Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 13 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, Test Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the County Antrim region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) LabVIEW
1 1 (100.00%) LabWindows
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) LabVIEW
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared