The table below looks at the statistics for Load Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank - - 43
Contract jobs citing Load Testing 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - - 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £419 £300
% change year-on-year
-16.41% +39.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £10.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 - £10.75
Load Testing
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
225 196 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 77.05% 69.26% 77.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 124 96
Average daily rate £308 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £188 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 29
Average hourly rate £40.00 £10.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+280.95% -61.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £10.44 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £16.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Load Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Load Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Load Testing across the Leicestershire region.

Load Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire