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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 33 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Software Testing 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.20% - 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% - 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£288 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
- -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £36.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +92.00%
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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 Warwickshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
236 241 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 71.08% 80.07% 73.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 97 84
Average daily rate £350 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £525 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 31 11
Average hourly rate £28.69 £21.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.44% -18.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.06 £11.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £40.87 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Testing across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Software Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

Software Testing
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire region citing Software 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 Software Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) EPoS
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
1 4 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Information Assurance
2 3 (75.00%) SAP PI
2 3 (75.00%) SAP
2 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) V-Model
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire region citing Software 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 Software Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Information Assurance
2 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) V-Model
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) SAP