The table below looks at the statistics for GoogleTest skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GoogleTest over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Test
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing GoogleTest 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £250 £337
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -25.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 - -
GoogleTest
England

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 West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
489 459 378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.81% 13.69% 12.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 311 231
Median daily rate £400 £399 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.25% +10.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £314 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 29 18
Median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.90 £27.50 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.80 £43.43 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

GoogleTest
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

GoogleTest Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

GoogleTest
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

GoogleTest Hourly Rate Trend in the South West