The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Testing
Buckinghamshire / High Wycombe
Rank - - 14
Contract jobs citing Software Testing 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe - - 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £348
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -6.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £29.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+46.55% -17.14%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
High Wycombe
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
24 20 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 72.73% 74.07% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 25
Median daily rate £325 £313 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £220 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £425 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 0 12
Median hourly rate £33.00 - £11.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.63 - £8.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 - £11.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

The demand trend of contract jobs across the High Wycombe region citing Software Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Software Testing
Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Software Testing Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe