The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank - 14 -
Contract jobs citing Functional Testing 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull - 1.32% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £13.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+214.81% -34.14%
Functional Testing
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
116 59 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 72.05% 77.63% 78.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 27 28
Median daily rate £425 £380 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £15.50 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.71% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Functional Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Functional Testing Daily Rate Trend in Solihull