Period
to 17 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for System Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited System Testing over the 6 months to 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

System Testing
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 18
Contract jobs citing System Testing 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford - - 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Bedford median daily rate - - £290
Bedfordshire median daily rate - £450 £290
% change year-on-year - +55.17% -12.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedford median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -

System Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 51 58 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 71.83% 73.42% 82.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 36 50
Bedford median daily rate £350 £350 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.32% -3.21%
10th Percentile £125 £200 £200
90th Percentile £475 £475 £523
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Bedford median hourly rate £15.50 - £25.00
10th Percentile £15.25 - £13.35
90th Percentile £15.75 - £30.00
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £27.75 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -22.92% +2.86% +34.62%

System Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing System Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for System Testing in Bedford

System Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing System Testing in Bedford.

Contractor daily rate trend for System Testing in Bedford