The table below looks at the statistics for Compatibility Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Compatibility 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
Compatibility Testing
Rank - - 62
Contract jobs citing Compatibility Testing 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £260 £281
% change year-on-year
+10.57% -7.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £31.56
% change year-on-year
- +26.76%
Compatibility Testing
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
406 476 464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 70.49% 74.96% 73.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 258 240
Average daily rate £450 £415 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 23 26
Average hourly rate £37.50 £29.25 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.20% -6.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Compatibility Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Compatibility Testing across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Compatibility Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Compatibility Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Compatibility Testing across the Hertfordshire region.

Compatibility Testing Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire