The table below looks at the statistics for Stress 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 Stress Testing over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Stress Testing
Rank - 129 92
Contract jobs citing Stress Testing 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.043% 0.059%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.052% 0.074%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.56% -6.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.50 -
Stress 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
1730 1918 1350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 85.18% 83.17% 79.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1152 1359 856
Median daily rate £420 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 53 27
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £11.00 £8.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

Stress Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Stress Testing Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Stress Testing
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Stress Testing Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire