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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank - - 23
Contract jobs citing Test Strategy 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport - - 3.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £48.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-7.29% +47.69%
Test Strategy
South Wales

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
143 74 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 92.26% 89.16% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 51 63
Median daily rate £475 £425 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +28.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £350 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £480 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 1
Median hourly rate £55.00 £52.03 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +225.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newport region citing Test Strategy as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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