The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Testing
South East / Surrey
Rank - 83 76
Contract jobs citing Software Testing 0 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.97% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.20% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 6
Median daily rate - £385 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +32.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £40.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-38.27% +15.71%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
814 1003 1178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 79.96% 80.82% 82.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 540 678 652
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £318 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £570 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 66 20
Median hourly rate £31.25 £50.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £22.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £60.62 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Software Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Software Testing Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Software Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Software Testing across the Surrey region.

Software Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Software Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) AS400
1 1 (50.00%) Games
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Kanban
1 1 (50.00%) OWASP
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) SDET
1 1 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (50.00%) Protractor
1 1 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (50.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (50.00%) Protractor
General
1 1 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# GUI Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) GUI Developer
1 1 (50.00%) HTML Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Kanban
1 1 (50.00%) OWASP
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (50.00%) SDET