The table below looks at the statistics for Stress Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Stress Testing over the 3 months to 29 April 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Stress Testing
Rank - 40 46
Contract jobs citing Stress Testing 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon - 0.83% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.04% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Average daily rate - £500 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +51.51%
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
Wiltshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
250 289 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 75.30% 80.06% 81.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 207 276
Average daily rate £420 £440 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £563 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 6
Average hourly rate £27.50 £20.19 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.23% -10.28%
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 Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Stress Testing across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Stress Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Stress Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Stress Testing Daily Rate Trend in Swindon