The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Norfolk region that had Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank - - 38
Contract jobs requiring a Test Engineer 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk - - 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £315 £306
% change year-on-year
+15.07% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+22.95% +1.66%
Test Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Norfolk region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
189 180 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 93.10% 96.77% 87.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 137 147
Median daily rate £325 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £140 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 17
Median hourly rate £13.50 £22.50 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -12.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £15.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.63 £107.50 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Norfolk region that featured Test Engineer in the job title.

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

Test Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Test Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, Test Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Norfolk region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Zephyr
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Zephyr
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification