The table below looks at the statistics for TestNG 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 TestNG over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
TestNG
Rank - 137 136
Contract jobs citing TestNG 0 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.097% 0.34%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.67% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 10
Median daily rate - £431 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +32.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £338 £413
% change year-on-year
+37.03% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
TestNG
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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 West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
378 445 453
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 13.10% 14.44% 13.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 266 275
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £301 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £478 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 39 31
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £32.00 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.00 £46.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.04 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.06% -3.79%

TestNG
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

TestNG Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

TestNG
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

TestNG Daily Rate Trend in the South West