The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Software Testing 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.02% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.43 £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-51.91% -16.66%
Software Testing
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
72 77 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 73.47% 71.30% 76.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 42 42
Median daily rate £400 £420 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +29.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £231 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 20
Median hourly rate £16.50 £12.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £26.50 £38.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Software Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Software Testing Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Software Testing
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Software Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Peterborough region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware