The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT contracts advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank - - 11
Contract jobs citing Test Strategy 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Harrogate - - 3.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £32.00 £31.56
% change year-on-year
+39.06% +1.41%
Test Strategy
North 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 Harrogate region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Harrogate
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
14 33 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Harrogate 77.78% 84.62% 85.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 20
Median daily rate £425 £475 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +58.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £316
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £12.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.91%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Harrogate region citing Test Strategy as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

Test Strategy
Daily Rate Trend in Harrogate

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

Test Strategy Daily Rate Trend in Harrogate