The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Salisbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank - 9 -
Contract jobs requiring a Test Engineer 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury - 9.09% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 9.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £28.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +35.18%
Test Engineer
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Salisbury 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
Salisbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41 32 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury 100.00% 96.97% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 27 28
Average daily rate £315 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £605
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £28.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Salisbury

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Salisbury

Test Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

Test Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

Test Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Salisbury

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Test Engineer across the Salisbury region.

Test Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Salisbury