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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank - - 27
Contract jobs citing Test Strategy 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford - - 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £330
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +14.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £32.00 £31.56
% change year-on-year
+40.62% +1.41%
Test Strategy
Surrey

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
67 77 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 68.37% 77.00% 76.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 48 60
Median daily rate £380 £350 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 3
Median hourly rate £27.38 £38.75 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.35% +171.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £35.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

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

Test Strategy
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) SAP ERP
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SAP ERP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP