The first table below looks at the demand for Software Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worthing region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Worthing region.

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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 11 6 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Software Testing 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 2.27% 5.26% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.76% 16.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £11.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+186.95% -58.92%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Worthing
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
21 6 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 47.73% 31.58% 74.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 13
Average daily rate £400 £425 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £225 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £478 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Software Testing
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Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Testing across the Worthing region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Worthing region citing Software Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Software Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Trac

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Worthing region citing Software Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Software Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Trac
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Validation Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft