The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Testing
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank - 24 -
Contract jobs citing Functional Testing 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax - 2.11% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.79% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £57.50 £23.25
% change year-on-year
-26.08% +147.31%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
58 78 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 89.23% 82.11% 80.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 65 114
Median daily rate £350 £356 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.68% -16.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £13.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Halifax region citing Functional Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Functional Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Functional Testing across the Halifax region.

Functional Testing Daily Rate Trend in Halifax