The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds region that had Test Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Consultant
Rank - 99 84
Contract jobs requiring a Test Consultant 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds - 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.13% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £369
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 -
Test Consultant
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1078 1501 1096
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 94.81% 93.81% 93.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 706 996 724
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 48 34
Median hourly rate £14.57 £15.25 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% +22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £10.00 £9.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Test Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Leeds region that featured Test Consultant in the job title.

Test Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Test Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Test Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Test Consultant Skill Set
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, Test Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region featuring Test Consultant in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI

Test Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript