The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT contracts advertised for the Fareham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 18 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Test Strategy 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fareham 5.56% 1.89% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.67% 2.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £500 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £60.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £38.50 -
% change year-on-year
+55.84% -
Test Strategy
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Fareham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
60 40 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fareham 83.33% 75.47% 78.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 30 15
Average daily rate £400 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £305 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 4
Average hourly rate £60.00 £11.58 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+418.35% -39.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Fareham

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

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Fareham

Test Strategy
Daily Rate Trend in Fareham

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

Test Strategy Daily Rate Trend in Fareham

Test Strategy
Hourly Rate Trend in Fareham

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

Test Strategy Hourly Rate Trend in Fareham

Test Strategy
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Fareham region citing Test Strategy also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Test Strategy.

1 5 (100.00%) JUnit
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) UML
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Validation
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Telerik
1 5 (100.00%) SysML
1 5 (100.00%) WATIR
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Test Management
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) System Testing
1 5 (100.00%) TestComplete
1 5 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 5 (100.00%) Earned Value Management
1 5 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Test Planning
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Business Transformation
3 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Degree

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Fareham by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Fareham region citing Test Strategy also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Test Strategy. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 5 (100.00%) JUnit
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) TestComplete
1 5 (100.00%) WATIR
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Integration Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Verification Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Traffic Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Earned Value Management
1 5 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 5 (100.00%) SysML
1 5 (100.00%) System Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 5 (100.00%) Test Management
1 5 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 5 (100.00%) UML
1 5 (100.00%) Validation
2 3 (60.00%) Business Transformation
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Telerik