The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 25 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Software Testing 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.61% - 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% - 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £322 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.50% -0.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £37.50
Software Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
142 125 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 87.12% 70.62% 85.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 72 111
Median daily rate £400 £387 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.35% -7.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £523 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 17
Median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex 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 Middlesex

Software Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Software Testing Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Software Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Software Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Software Testing
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (100.00%) GMP
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) QMS
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Validation Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management
1 1 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) QMS
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (100.00%) GMP