The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 36 27 33
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Contract jobs citing Software Testing 1 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.28% 2.05% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 2.58% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £300 £335 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.44% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £29.00 £35.15
% change year-on-year
+42.24% -17.49%
Software Testing
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
281 233 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 78.49% 79.52% 70.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 120 123
Median daily rate £380 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £288 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 17 23
Median hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.43 £20.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £31.44 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire

Software Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Software Testing Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Software Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Software Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Software Testing
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Testing within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick -2 1 £300 - 3
Software Testing
West Midlands

Software Testing
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) SAP HCM
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (33.33%) SAP HCM
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Test Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
1 1 (33.33%) System Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) SAP