The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank - - 12
Contract jobs citing Software Testing 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield - - 3.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £145
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.25 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-6.04% +11.19%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Macclesfield region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Macclesfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
60 14 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 90.91% 43.75% 72.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 7 8
Average daily rate £425 £225 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+88.88% -35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £189 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

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

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield