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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank - - 27
Contract jobs citing Test Strategy 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire - - 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £295
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £32.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+40.62% -11.11%
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
181 167 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 79.04% 69.58% 75.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 101 78
Median daily rate £385 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 13
Median hourly rate £18.50 £11.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.86% -17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.75 £38.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

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