The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Peterborough region that had Software Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Test Engineer
Rank - - 33
Contract jobs requiring a Software Test Engineer 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough - - 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
- +40.35%
Software Test Engineer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough 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
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
132 122 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 97.78% 98.39% 98.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 77 134
Median daily rate £300 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.80% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £140 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 21 17
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

Software Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Software Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Software Test Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Software Test Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough