The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Halifax region that had Test Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Lead
Rank - 26 23
Contract jobs requiring a Test Leader 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax - 1.20% 1.78%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.27% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Median daily rate - £284 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £345 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £20.00 -
% change year-on-year
+112.50% -
Test Leader
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Halifax region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
154 157 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 98.72% 94.01% 93.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 118 136
Median daily rate £375 £360 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -15.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £270 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £473 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £11.50 £12.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% +19.04%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Halifax region that featured Test Leader in the job title.

Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Test Leader
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Test Leader Daily Rate Trend in Halifax