The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wokingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 12 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Test Strategy 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wokingham 2.04% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £388 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £32.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year
+40.62% -18.47%
Test Strategy
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wokingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
43 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wokingham 87.76% 56.25% 73.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 4 7
Median daily rate £388 £463 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.21% +54.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £310 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £575 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wokingham 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 Wokingham

Test Strategy
Daily Rate Trend in Wokingham

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

Test Strategy Daily Rate Trend in Wokingham

Test Strategy
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Wokingham region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Flash
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Functional Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Functional Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) SOA Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Strategy Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Test Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Flash
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM