The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Test Development Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Development Engineer
UK / England
Rank 558 586 576
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Test Development Engineer 12 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.013% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.014% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 4
Median daily rate £413 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £340 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £440 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £388 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.51% +24.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
38632 44173 43901
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.71% 94.89% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 25327 28502 28056
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1325 1597 1772
Median hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Test Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Test Development Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Test Development Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Test Development Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

Test Development Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Development Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Test Development Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Test Development Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Test Development Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Test Development Engineer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Development Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 21 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
London +20 9 £425 +6.25% 3
South East +15 1 - -
East of England -3 1 £388 +19.23% 4
East Midlands - 1 - -
Test Development Engineer
UK

Test Development Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, Test Development 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 England region featuring Test Development Engineer in the job title.

1 21 (80.77%) Java
2 20 (76.92%) BDD
3 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (53.85%) Cucumber
5 13 (50.00%) SDET
5 13 (50.00%) Selenium
6 11 (42.31%) Pair Programming
7 9 (34.62%) TDD
7 9 (34.62%) Unit Testing
8 8 (30.77%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (30.77%) Jenkins
9 7 (26.92%) Test Strategy
9 7 (26.92%) Refactoring
9 7 (26.92%) E-Commerce
10 6 (23.08%) SOAP
10 6 (23.08%) Web Services
10 6 (23.08%) WebDriver
11 5 (19.23%) TeamCity
11 5 (19.23%) RESTful
11 5 (19.23%) SoapUI
11 5 (19.23%) C#
11 5 (19.23%) Ant
11 5 (19.23%) Retail
11 5 (19.23%) Maven
12 4 (15.38%) JIRA
12 4 (15.38%) Degree
12 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
12 4 (15.38%) HTML
12 4 (15.38%) CSS
12 4 (15.38%) RabbitMQ

Test Development Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.54%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (11.54%) WebLogic
1 3 (11.54%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.85%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) MQTT
2 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 14 (53.85%) Cucumber
2 13 (50.00%) Selenium
3 8 (30.77%) Jenkins
4 6 (23.08%) WebDriver
5 5 (19.23%) Ant
5 5 (19.23%) Maven
5 5 (19.23%) SoapUI
5 5 (19.23%) TeamCity
6 4 (15.38%) GitLab
6 4 (15.38%) JIRA
7 3 (11.54%) Concordion
7 3 (11.54%) SonarQube
7 3 (11.54%) Vagrant
8 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
8 2 (7.69%) SpecFlow
8 2 (7.69%) TestNG
9 1 (3.85%) JBehave
9 1 (3.85%) Mockito
9 1 (3.85%) Moq
9 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (19.23%) Retail
2 2 (7.69%) Advertising
2 2 (7.69%) Games
3 1 (3.85%) Dutch Language
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) SOAP
1 6 (23.08%) Web Services
2 5 (19.23%) RESTful
3 4 (15.38%) CSS
3 4 (15.38%) Gherkin
3 4 (15.38%) HTML
3 4 (15.38%) Kafka
3 4 (15.38%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (11.54%) Guice
5 2 (7.69%) JSON
6 1 (3.85%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (3.85%) Unity DI Container
6 1 (3.85%) Unreal Engine
6 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.85%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) BDD
2 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (42.31%) Pair Programming
4 9 (34.62%) TDD
4 9 (34.62%) Unit Testing
5 8 (30.77%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (26.92%) E-Commerce
6 7 (26.92%) Refactoring
6 7 (26.92%) Test Strategy
7 4 (15.38%) Microservices
7 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
8 3 (11.54%) API Testing
8 3 (11.54%) DevOps
8 3 (11.54%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (11.54%) OO
8 3 (11.54%) Scrum
8 3 (11.54%) User Stories
8 3 (11.54%) Web Development
9 2 (7.69%) Performance Testing
9 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) Java
2 5 (19.23%) C#
3 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.54%) AspectJ
4 3 (11.54%) Groovy
5 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.85%) C++
6 1 (3.85%) ES6
6 1 (3.85%) Perl
6 1 (3.85%) Python
6 1 (3.85%) Ruby
6 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (50.00%) SDET
2 3 (11.54%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Puppet
2 3 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Google
1 3 (11.54%) IBM
2 1 (3.85%) Avaya
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle