The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 32 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Test Engineer 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 0.46% - 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% - 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £281
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +13.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.75 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+8.84% +53.12%
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
211 160 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 96.35% 94.12% 96.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 97 82
Average daily rate £400 £270 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.14% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £135 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 38 37
Average hourly rate £13.35 £12.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.25% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £24.39 £20.26
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Test Engineer in the job title across the Norfolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Engineer within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich - 1 - -
Test Engineer
East of England

Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk region that cited Test Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Test Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) XHTML
1 2 (66.67%) B2B
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) CMS
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (66.67%) FxCop
1 2 (66.67%) StyleCop
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) CSS3
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 2 (66.67%) D3.js
1 2 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Content Management

Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk region that cited Test Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Test Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) CMS
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) CruiseControl
1 2 (66.67%) FxCop
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) ReSharper
1 2 (66.67%) StyleCop
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (66.67%) Ajax
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) CSS3
1 2 (66.67%) D3.js
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XHTML
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) B2B
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Content Management
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Content Management
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Coverity