The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South Yorkshire region that had Software Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Test Engineer
Rank - 49 -
Contract jobs requiring a Software Test Engineer 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - 0.19% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £288 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £275 £260
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Software Test Engineer
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
523 486 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 95.61% 94.74% 94.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 309 202
Median daily rate £390 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 42 30
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.20 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £22.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Software Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South Yorkshire region that featured Software Test Engineer in the job title.

Software Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Software Test Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Software Test Engineer across the South Yorkshire region.

Software Test Engineer Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Software Test Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Software Test Engineer across the South Yorkshire region.

Software Test Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Software Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 5 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Software Test Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Yorkshire region featuring Software Test Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning

Software Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning