The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Huddersfield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank - - 5
Contract jobs citing Software Testing 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Huddersfield - - 10.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £235
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.25 £37.65
% change year-on-year
+0.67% -1.06%
Software Testing
West 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 Huddersfield region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Huddersfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3 20 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Huddersfield 50.00% 80.00% 73.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 14 7
Median daily rate - £310 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +31.91%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £17.38 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.56% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Huddersfield 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 Huddersfield

Software Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Huddersfield

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

Software Testing Daily Rate Trend in Huddersfield