The table below looks at the statistics for Software 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 Software Testing over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank - 26 -
Contract jobs citing Software Testing 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax - 2.07% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £289 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.85 £37.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-59.86% +9.62%
Software Testing
West Yorkshire

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
85 114 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 75.22% 78.62% 78.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 88 99
Median daily rate £420 £356 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.97% -16.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £262 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Software Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Software Testing Daily Rate Trend in Halifax