The first table below looks at the demand for Load Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 24 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 Processes & Methodologies category for the South Yorkshire 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Testing
Rank - 41 -
Contract jobs citing Load Testing 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - 0.30% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £314 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
-16.33% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
177 229 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 51.45% 69.60% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 138 79
Average daily rate £300 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 7
Average hourly rate £25.00 £23.75 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +13.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £20.00 £13.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £30.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
Load Testing
Yorkshire

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Load Testing across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Load Testing Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire