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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank - 12 -
Contract jobs citing Functional Testing 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull - 1.41% -
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 £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +75.00%
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
119 59 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 75.32% 83.10% 76.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 27 31
Median daily rate £400 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £525 £377
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £23.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +48.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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