The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Stress Testing
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Stress Testing 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 1.96% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £441 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £425 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +41.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
- +168.00%
Stress 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
84 124 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 82.35% 78.98% 82.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 113 91
Average daily rate £375 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £510 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 12 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) SAS
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) BPR
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) VB

Stress Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Risk Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Report Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Reporting Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) BPR
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) VB