The table below looks at the statistics for Stress Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Stress Testing over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Stress Testing
Rank - 142 126
Contract jobs citing Stress Testing 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.14% 0.079%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.17% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £205
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £495 £288
% change year-on-year
-29.29% +72.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £33.50
Stress Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2390 2372 1934
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 83.13% 82.73% 76.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1685 1635 1284
Median daily rate £425 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £489 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 52 53
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £16.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.30 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Stress Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Stress Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Stress Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Stress Testing Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Stress 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Stress Testing.

1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) SAS
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (20.00%) MSTest
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) Moq
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) COREP
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) KML
3 1 (20.00%) LINQ
3 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) BPR
3 1 (20.00%) Basel II
3 1 (20.00%) Back Office
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management

Stress Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 (40.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Moq
1 1 (20.00%) MSTest
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Risk Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Report Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Programme Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Reporting Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) Ajax
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) CSS3
1 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) KML
1 1 (20.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) BPR
2 1 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VB
1 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Basel II
1 1 (20.00%) COREP