The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 17 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Software Testing 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 0.82% - 4.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% - 4.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £420 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £339 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.43 £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-51.91% -16.66%
Software Testing
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
98 85 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 80.33% 75.22% 92.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 49 32
Median daily rate £450 £350 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £188 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £24.50 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Maidenhead region citing Software Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Software Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Software Testing Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Software Testing
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Software Testing 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 Maidenhead region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (100.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (100.00%) Records Management

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Records Management
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft