The table below looks at the statistics for Compatibility Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Compatibility Testing over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Compatibility Testing
Rank - 71 -
Contract jobs citing Compatibility Testing 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 0.28% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.34% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £334 £335 £261
% change year-on-year
-0.22% +28.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Compatibility Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
527 582 403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 82.47% 81.51% 76.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 446 254
Median daily rate £430 £412 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.49% +17.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 21 27
Median hourly rate £23.25 £20.00 £15.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.25% +28.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.58 £13.21 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £50.00 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

Compatibility Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Compatibility Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire