The first table below looks at the demand for TestNG skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TestNG over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the South West region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
TestNG
Rank 134 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TestNG 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.51% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate £276 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £323 £400
% change year-on-year
+31.78% -19.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
464 302 433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 13.81% 12.65% 11.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 189 265
Average daily rate £350 £325 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -14.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 16 30
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.35 £31.50 £23.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.75 £47.50 £42.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
TestNG
England

TestNG
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TestNG across the South West region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

TestNG Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

TestNG
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TestNG within the South West region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Bristol - 7 £276 - 2
TestNG
England

TestNG
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing TestNG also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TestNG.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Maven
1 7 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 7 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Selenium
1 7 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 6 (85.71%) Test Scripting
3 4 (57.14%) BDD
4 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (42.86%) JIRA
5 2 (28.57%) ISEB
6 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 1 (14.29%) BC Cleared
6 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared

TestNG
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing TestNG also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TestNG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Maven
1 7 (100.00%) Selenium
1 7 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (42.86%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Tester
2 5 (71.43%) UAT Tester
3 1 (14.29%) UAT Test Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
3 1 (14.29%) UAT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Test Scripting
3 4 (57.14%) BDD
4 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) BC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Bristol, Avon
Experis IT
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Certes Computing Ltd (Birmingham)
Posted: 14 hours ago