The first table below looks at the demand for Test Strategy skills in IT contracts advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Telford region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank 11 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Test Strategy 7 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 6.86% - 4.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.46% - 6.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Average daily rate
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£330 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 - £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 - £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.78 £38.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-12.83% +103.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Telford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
74 24 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 72.55% 38.10% 71.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 11 45
Average daily rate £400 £440 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £101 £345 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £34.32 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Test Strategy
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Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

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

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

Test Strategy
Daily Rate Trend in Telford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Test Strategy across the Telford region.

Test Strategy Daily Rate Trend in Telford

Test Strategy
Daily Rate Histogram in Telford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Telford region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Test Strategy Daily Rate Histogram in Telford

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Telford region citing Test Strategy 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 Test Strategy.

1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (37.50%) Service Management
1 3 (37.50%) Big Data
1 3 (37.50%) Big Data Analytics
1 3 (37.50%) Data Analytics
1 3 (37.50%) Business Analytics
1 3 (37.50%) Analytics
1 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
1 3 (37.50%) Open Source
2 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (25.00%) webMethods
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (12.50%) MS Project
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Business Objects
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) ISEB
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) OO

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Telford region citing Test Strategy 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 Test Strategy. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
1 3 (37.50%) Big Data
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle OWB
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Test Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Data Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Big Data Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Lead Software Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Big Data Analytics
1 3 (37.50%) Data Analytics
1 3 (37.50%) Business Analytics
1 3 (37.50%) Analytics
1 3 (37.50%) Service Management
2 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Management
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) V-Model
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) RUP
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Use Case
3 1 (12.50%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB Practitioner
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (25.00%) webMethods
2 1 (12.50%) Pega
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Business Objects
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
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