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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Stress Testing
Rank - 55 -
Contract jobs citing Stress Testing 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - 1.08% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.31% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £525 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £358
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +4.89%
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
471 458 275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 76.59% 82.08% 74.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 347 168
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 20 15
Median hourly rate £25.00 £17.45 £16.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.26% +6.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £10.50 £13.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £28.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +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