The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worthing region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Testing
West Sussex / Worthing
Rank 26 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Software Testing 5 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 3.36% - 4.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.60% - 5.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £438 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £348
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -6.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Median hourly rate £44.19 - £33.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 - £30.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 - £35.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £29.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+46.55% -17.14%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Worthing
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
139 78 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 93.29% 87.64% 85.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 36 40
Median daily rate £450 £498 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.54% +42.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Median hourly rate £44.19 £30.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.86% -7.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £22.30 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £36.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

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

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

Software Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

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

Software Testing Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

Software Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Worthing

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Software Testing across the Worthing region.

Software Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Worthing

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Software Testing 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 Worthing region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) JIRA
2 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) Test Management
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Validation
2 4 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 4 (66.67%) BDD
2 4 (66.67%) SpecFlow
2 4 (66.67%) Defect Tracking
2 4 (66.67%) Protractor
2 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 4 (66.67%) Exploratory Testing
3 2 (33.33%) User Stories
3 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) ISEB
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) JIRA
1 4 (66.67%) Protractor
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
1 4 (66.67%) SpecFlow
1 4 (66.67%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Validation Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Web Applications Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Web Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 4 (66.67%) BDD
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) Defect Tracking
2 4 (66.67%) Exploratory Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Test Management
2 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 4 (66.67%) Validation
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification