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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank - 25 16
Contract jobs citing Software Testing 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax - 0.65% 3.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.79% 4.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Median daily rate - £280 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £334 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.29% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £37.65
% change year-on-year
- -0.39%
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
127 126 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 88.19% 81.82% 84.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 99 114
Median daily rate £400 £356 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.35% -11.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £270 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £465 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £28.91
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +3.77%

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

Software Testing
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 2 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Software Testing 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Law
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
Halifax, West Yorkshire
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