The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gosport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank - 34 10
Contract jobs citing Test Strategy 0 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gosport - 1.82% 20.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.96% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Gosport region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gosport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
45 102 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gosport 77.59% 92.73% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 26 4
Average daily rate £500 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £505 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Gosport

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

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Gosport

Test Strategy
Daily Rate Trend in Gosport

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

Test Strategy Daily Rate Trend in Gosport