The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Testing over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Testing
England / East of England
Rank 119 126 126
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Testing 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.093% 0.085% 0.039%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.11% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £413 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £313 £310
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1702 1826 1982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.53% 77.80% 77.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 998 1094 1217
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 173 136
Median hourly rate £36.75 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.12% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Agile Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Agile Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Agile Testing
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Agile Testing across the East of England region.

Agile Testing Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Agile Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Testing across the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Agile Testing Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Agile Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Testing across the East of England region.

Agile Testing Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Agile Testing
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Testing within the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +5 1 £275 -38.88%
Suffolk - 1 £550 -
Agile Testing
England

Agile Testing
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Agile 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 East of England region with a requirement for Agile Testing.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) HP
2 6 (85.71%) Test Scripting
2 6 (85.71%) V-Model
2 6 (85.71%) Waterfall
2 6 (85.71%) Test Planning
2 6 (85.71%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (42.86%) Functional Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Test Management
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) NUnit
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Selenium
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) API Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
4 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
4 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Data Protection

Agile Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) NUnit
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
1 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
1 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Tester
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Test Planning
2 6 (85.71%) Test Scripting
2 6 (85.71%) V-Model
2 6 (85.71%) Waterfall
3 3 (42.86%) Functional Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) API Testing
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 1 (14.29%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) HP