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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 18 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Software Testing 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 1.43% - 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% - 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £33.88 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-11.43% +50.55%
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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
59 37 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 84.29% 60.66% 69.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 24 29
Average daily rate £400 £400 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £375 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £560 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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
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 20 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 24 December 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%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Python
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%) LabVIEW
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Trac

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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%) LabVIEW
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Trac
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
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%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft