The table below looks at the statistics for Black-Box Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Black-Box Testing over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Black-Box Testing
Rank - - 73
Contract jobs citing Black-Box Testing 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - - 0.099%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £320 £278
% change year-on-year
+7.42% +15.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 - £22.50
Black-Box Testing
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
743 609 739
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 76.36% 69.76% 73.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 339 372
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 8 21
Average hourly rate £45.00 £55.65 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.13% +247.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Black-Box Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Black-Box Testing across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Black-Box Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Reading