The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Strategy 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
Test Strategy
Rank 62 50 48
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -2
Contract jobs citing Test Strategy 1 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.15% 0.96% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 1.24% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 10
Median daily rate £495 £430 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.11% +63.80%
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.20 £33.25 £39.75
% change year-on-year
+26.91% -16.35%
Test Strategy
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%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire region citing Test Strategy as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Test Strategy
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Test Strategy Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Test Strategy
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Test Strategy across the Wiltshire region.

Test Strategy Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Test Strategy
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Strategy within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
Corsham - 1 £495 -
Test Strategy
South West

Test Strategy
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Test Strategy 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (66.67%) Data Guard
1 2 (66.67%) Database Tuning
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) Validation

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Oracle Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Fusion
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Database Tuning
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Data Guard
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
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