The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hampshire region that had Test Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Consultant
South East / Hampshire
Rank - 112 123
Contract jobs requiring a Test Consultant 0 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire - 0.37% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.39% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Median daily rate - £369 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £380 £450
% change year-on-year
-14.47% -15.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1582 1788 1817
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.03% 95.21% 91.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 974 1125 1000
Median daily rate £400 £388 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +7.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £513 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 99 117
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £48.05 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

Test Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Test Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Test Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Test Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Test Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Test Consultant across the Hampshire region.

Test Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Test Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, Test Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region featuring Test Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium

Test Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (33.33%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) F#
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) VMware