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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank - 47 -
Contract jobs citing Test Strategy 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex - 0.56% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.66% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £354
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.95 £33.25 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+23.15% -22.67%
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
233 304 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 81.18% 84.68% 67.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 213 96
Median daily rate £413 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 19
Median hourly rate £21.36 £20.00 £15.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.77% +28.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.82 £12.50 £13.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £24.25 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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

Test Strategy
Top 12 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Test Strategy 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Teradata
1 2 (100.00%) Data Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Data Transformation
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Management

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) ETL Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Data Transformation
1 2 (100.00%) Data Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Teradata