The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank - 18 33
Contract jobs citing Test Strategy 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford - 1.03% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.28% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £48.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-7.29% +47.69%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
91 78 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 72.22% 80.41% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 30 110
Median daily rate £460 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 3
Median hourly rate £15.95 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.46% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £37.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.71 £37.50 £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Guildford 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 Guildford

Test Strategy
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Test Strategy Daily Rate Trend in Guildford