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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank - - 30
Contract jobs citing Test Strategy 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire - - 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £285
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £32.00 £31.56
% change year-on-year
+40.62% +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
209 183 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 80.69% 70.66% 74.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 122 100
Median daily rate £375 £388 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +21.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 8
Median hourly rate £18.50 £12.00 £12.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.16% -4.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.15 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £38.40 £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

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