The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Testing over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Testing
Rank - 122 96
Contract jobs citing Agile Testing 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.047% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.055% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £300 £165
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +81.81%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £320 £301
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -
Agile Testing
Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1766 1803 1331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.95% 84.10% 80.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1186 1307 877
Median daily rate £425 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £503 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 36 22
Median hourly rate £14.50 £32.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.68% +137.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £12.40 £8.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.40 £45.00 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

Agile Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Agile Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Testing Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Agile Testing
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Agile Testing Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire