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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank - - 5
Contract jobs citing Test Strategy 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Harrogate - - 6.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £343
% change year-on-year
- +9.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £32.00 £31.56
% change year-on-year
+40.62% +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
22 32 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Harrogate 84.62% 82.05% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 9
Median daily rate £351 £315 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.26% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £12.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.91%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

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