The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank - - 29
Contract jobs citing ISTQB 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough - - 0.57%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £13.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+122.22% -46.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough region.

Qualifications Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
26 17 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 24.07% 13.93% 15.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 8
Average daily rate £250 £251 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.49% -12.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £91 £120 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £396 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 2
Average hourly rate £12.00 £15.75 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% -1.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -9.52%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISTQB across the Peterborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

ISTQB
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

ISTQB Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

ISTQB
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

ISTQB Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough