The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 47 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Software Testing 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.26% - 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% - 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £29.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+42.24% -10.07%
Software Testing
Nottinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
325 324 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 83.55% 80.00% 74.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 208 143
Median daily rate £425 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £513 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 14
Median hourly rate £12.28 £12.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.29% -48.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.20 £11.00 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.88 £14.71 £100.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Nottingham region citing Software Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Software Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Software Testing across the Nottingham region.

Software Testing Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Software Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Software Testing across the Nottingham region.

Software Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

Software Testing
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Software Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Nottingham region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) HP

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Junior
2 1 (50.00%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Junior Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Test Data Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP