The table below looks at the statistics for Stress Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Stress Testing over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Stress Testing
Rank - 48 -
Contract jobs citing Stress Testing 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - 0.99% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £525 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £310 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.85% -6.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.50 -
Stress Testing
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
404 401 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 75.09% 79.09% 73.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 279 157
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 15
Median hourly rate £22.50 £16.40 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.23% -13.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.74 £9.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £27.40 £30.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.15%

Stress Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Stress Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Stress Testing Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Stress Testing
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Stress Testing Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire