The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cumbria region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Software Testing 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cumbria - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £33.88 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-11.43% +50.55%
Software Testing
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cumbria
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
31 30 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cumbria 65.96% 66.67% 58.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 8
Average daily rate £425 £350 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -16.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £265 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 2
Average hourly rate £39.50 £29.15 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.52% -27.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

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

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria