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 5 May 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Stress Testing
Rank 40 48 36
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Contract jobs citing Stress Testing 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.58% 0.44% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.57% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
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£585 £330 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.27% -26.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £288 £375
% change year-on-year
+47.82% -23.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.50 -
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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
278 350 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 80.12% 77.43% 77.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 269 161
Average daily rate £439 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £271 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 3
Average hourly rate £20.19 £22.50 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.28% +69.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £19.65 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £37.50 £17.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.33 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -5.23%

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

Stress Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Stress Testing across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Stress Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Stress Testing
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Credit Risk
2 2 (50.00%) Use Case
2 2 (50.00%) Release Management
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) Quantitative Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) SAS
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) BPMN

Stress Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SAS
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Risk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Use Case
1 2 (50.00%) Release Management
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Test Management
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (50.00%) Quantitative Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB