The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Coast region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Testing
Rank - 13 8
Contract jobs citing Functional Testing 0 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South Coast - 3.13% 15.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.70% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £53.75 - £10.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South Coast region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Coast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
8 27 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South Coast 72.73% 84.38% 91.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Average daily rate £385 £275 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -35.29%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South Coast

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

Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the South Coast