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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Stress Testing over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Stress Testing
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Stress Testing 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £425 £300
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +41.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £33.50
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
436 391 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 79.85% 78.36% 61.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 270 120
Average daily rate £450 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £247 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 14
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £7.69 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £30.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Stress Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Stress Testing across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Stress Testing 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 Stress Testing.

1 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) Unix
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (16.67%) COREP
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (16.67%) MSTest
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) Moq
2 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
2 1 (16.67%) CSS3
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (16.67%) Ajax
2 1 (16.67%) KML
2 1 (16.67%) LINQ
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Back Office
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Basel II

Stress Testing
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Stress Testing 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 Stress Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Moq
1 1 (16.67%) MSTest
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Back Office
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst Programmer
1 4 (66.67%) Programmer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Programme Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Programmer
3 2 (33.33%) Developer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior SQL Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Unix Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) Ajax
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) CSS3
1 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) KML
1 1 (16.67%) LINQ
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Basel II
1 1 (16.67%) COREP
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle