The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oldham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Software Testing 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oldham - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.04%
Software Testing
Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oldham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oldham 50.00% 72.00% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 4
Average daily rate £283 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.37% +3.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Testing across the Oldham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham