The table below looks at the statistics for eggPlant skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited eggPlant over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
TestPlant eggPlant
Rank - 71 -
Contract jobs citing eggPlant 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.51% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 3.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-55.55% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £35.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Development Applications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
103 133 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 10.10% 13.68% 13.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 80 75
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £283 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £415 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £33.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +63.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.45 £37.02 £38.15
% change year-on-year
+14.66% -2.96%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing eggPlant as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

eggPlant Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

eggPlant Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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Top 9 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing eggPlant 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 Reading region with a requirement for eggPlant.

1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) EPoS
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) TestComplete
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (100.00%) TestComplete
General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 2 (100.00%) EPoS Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
1 2 (100.00%) UAT Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) EPoS
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB