The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Test Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Test Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Peterborough region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Test Engineer
Rank - - 24
Contract jobs requiring a Software Test Engineer 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough - - 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £238 £285 £306
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £38.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.47% +20.63%
Job Titles Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
152 72 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 96.20% 100.00% 99.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 34 51
Average daily rate £333 £388 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.19% +23.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £120 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 6 13
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Software Test Engineer
Cambridgeshire

Software Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Test Engineer in the job title across the Peterborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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