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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Testing
Rank - 5 16
Contract jobs citing Functional Testing 0 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South Coast - 34.48% 2.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 43.48% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+19.09% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50
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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
12 23 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South Coast 70.59% 79.31% 84.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Average daily rate £500 £550 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.28% +3.63%

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