The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Strategy
Rank - 19 -
Contract jobs citing Test Strategy 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport - 5.71% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 6.59% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £375 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £335 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -10.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £31.56 £44.00
% change year-on-year
+1.41% -28.28%
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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 Newport region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
109 91 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 78.99% 86.67% 70.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 62 33
Average daily rate £410 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £458 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 3
Average hourly rate £16.00 £45.00 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.44% +16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £23.25 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £65.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Test Strategy
Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

Test Strategy Daily Rate Trend in Newport