The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 30 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Software Testing 4 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 1.82% - 3.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% - 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £311 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.41% -4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
Software Testing
West Sussex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
196 119 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 89.09% 85.00% 84.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 83 66
Median daily rate £425 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Median hourly rate £43.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Software Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Software Testing Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

Software Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Software Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

Software Testing
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Software Testing 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 Crawley region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) QA
2 7 (87.50%) Android
2 7 (87.50%) Open Source
2 7 (87.50%) Apple iOS
2 7 (87.50%) Mobile App
2 7 (87.50%) Mobile Application Development
2 7 (87.50%) Black-Box Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Defect Management
2 7 (87.50%) Automated Testing
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) Regression Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) CMS
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) hybris
3 1 (12.50%) Web Testing

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) CMS
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Tester
2 7 (87.50%) Android Tester
2 7 (87.50%) iOS Tester
2 7 (87.50%) Mobile Tester
2 7 (87.50%) QA Engineer
2 7 (87.50%) QA Tester
3 6 (75.00%) Android Engineer
3 6 (75.00%) Android Test Engineer
4 5 (62.50%) Applications Tester
4 5 (62.50%) Mobile Engineer
5 4 (50.00%) Applications Engineer
6 3 (37.50%) Senior Tester
7 2 (25.00%) Senior QA Engineer
7 2 (25.00%) Senior QA Tester
8 1 (12.50%) Analyst
8 1 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
8 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
8 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
8 1 (12.50%) Web Analyst
8 1 (12.50%) Web Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Android
1 7 (87.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Automated Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Black-Box Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Defect Management
2 7 (87.50%) Mobile Application Development
2 7 (87.50%) Open Source
2 7 (87.50%) Regression Testing
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) hybris