The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank - - 34
Contract jobs citing Test Strategy 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire - - 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £328
% change year-on-year
- +14.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £32.00 £31.56
% change year-on-year
+39.06% +1.41%
Test Strategy
Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
180 162 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 75.95% 72.32% 78.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 108 139
Median daily rate £350 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 8
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.00 £12.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.53 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.00 £37.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 North Yorkshire

Test Strategy
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Test Strategy Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire