The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Crawley region that had Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 28 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs requiring a Test Engineer 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 1.12% 0.65% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 0.66% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £255 £340 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £288 £325
% change year-on-year
+21.73% -11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £30.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+21.95% +2.50%
Test Engineer
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Crawley 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
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
178 152 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 100.00% 98.06% 97.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 102 74
Median daily rate £413 £375 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £527
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 17
Median hourly rate £32.50 £13.23 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.74% -8.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £13.23 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £16.50 £17.00
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 Crawley

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Test Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Test Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

Test Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Engineer across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Test Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

Test Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Test Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Crawley region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) ATM
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Handset
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) hybris
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Black-Box Testing
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Tracking

Test Engineer Skill Set
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 (33.33%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) ATM
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Handset
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Black-Box Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) hybris
1 1 (33.33%) VMware