The table below looks at the statistics for SilkTest skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SilkTest over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Borland SilkTest
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing SilkTest 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 - -
SilkTest
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1293 1138 1094
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 14.15% 12.17% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 826 702 601
Median daily rate £425 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 27 30
Median hourly rate £44.50 £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £13.50 £38.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -2.01%

SilkTest
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing SilkTest as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

SilkTest Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SilkTest
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SilkTest across the South East region.

SilkTest Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SilkTest
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SilkTest across the South East region.

SilkTest Hourly Rate Trend in the South East