The table below looks at the statistics for Stress Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Stress Testing over the 3 months to 24 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Stress Testing
Rank - 54 58
Contract jobs citing Stress Testing 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire - 0.32% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.41% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £585 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +77.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £495 £288
% change year-on-year
-29.29% +72.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £33.50
Stress Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
489 484 516
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 75.70% 77.44% 78.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 346 354
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £540 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 15 15
Median hourly rate £37.50 £21.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -44.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £13.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.55 £22.50 £52.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

Stress Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

Stress Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Stress Testing Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire