The first table below looks at the demand for Stress Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Stress Testing over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Halifax region.

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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Stress Testing
Rank 26 22 21
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing Stress Testing 1 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 0.61% 0.55% 4.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.76% 6.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 10
Average daily rate
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- - £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
136 131 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 82.42% 72.38% 76.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 89 130
Average daily rate £415 £396 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.79% +4.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £24.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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Stress Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Stress Testing across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Stress Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Stress Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Stress Testing Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Stress Testing
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax region citing Stress Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Stress Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Retail Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Quantitative Risk Management

Stress Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax region citing Stress Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Stress Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Quantitative Risk Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
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