The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leatherhead region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank - 16 -
Contract jobs citing Test Strategy 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead - 2.53% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £380 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.40 £33.50 £43.50
% change year-on-year
+32.53% -22.98%
Test Strategy
Surrey

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leatherhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
149 52 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 84.66% 65.82% 74.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 39 32
Median daily rate £450 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £373 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leatherhead 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 Leatherhead

Test Strategy
Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

Test Strategy Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

Test Strategy
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Test Strategy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leatherhead region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Test Management
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) SoapUI

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Test Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Strategy Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) Test Management
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA