The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank - - 51
Contract jobs citing Test Strategy 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex - - 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £330
% change year-on-year
- +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £32.00 £32.03
% change year-on-year
+39.06% -0.08%
Test Strategy
South East

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 Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
216 259 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 82.13% 76.85% 76.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 192 185
Median daily rate £351 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.76% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £260 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 33
Median hourly rate £21.50 £20.84 £19.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.16% +4.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £11.31 £9.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.68 £40.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Test Strategy
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Test Strategy Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex