The table below looks at the statistics for SilkTest skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SilkTest over the 3 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Borland SilkTest
England / London
Rank 402 409 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing SilkTest 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.015% 0.009% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.087% 0.063% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £300 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £314 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3443 3172 3222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.77% 15.04% 15.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2498 2318 2403
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 6
Median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
- +13.51%

SilkTest
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing SilkTest as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

SilkTest Jobs Demand Trend in London

SilkTest
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SilkTest Daily Rate Trend in London

SilkTest
Top 9 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SilkTest 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 London region with a requirement for SilkTest.

1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) SAP FI
3 1 (33.33%) Publishing
3 1 (33.33%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (33.33%) SAP CO
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing

SilkTest
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SAP FI
2 1 (33.33%) SAP CO
2 1 (33.33%) SAP FI/CO
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SAP FI Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) SAP