The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Nottinghamshire region that had Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank - 51 43
Contract jobs requiring a Test Engineer 0 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire - 0.64% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.66% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Test Engineer
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Nottinghamshire 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
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
505 454 431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 96.74% 97.22% 94.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 267 190
Median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 28 23
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £13.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £19.00 £17.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Nottinghamshire region that featured Test Engineer in the job title.

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Test Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Test Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Test Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Nottinghamshire region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 2 (100.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Re-Platforming
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Build Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Re-Platforming
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) VB