Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for Software Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Software Testing over the 6 months to 24 November 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.

Software Testing
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 54 52
Contract jobs citing Software Testing 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell - 0.70% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.81% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 4
Bracknell median daily rate - £325 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -22.62% +68.00%
Berkshire median daily rate £260 £400 £381
% change year-on-year -35.00% +4.92% +0.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bracknell median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £39.75

Software 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 Bracknell with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bracknell
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 496 492 434
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 89.05% 85.57% 80.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 236 167
Bracknell median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% +4.87%
10th Percentile £153 £200 £166
90th Percentile £573 £574 £500
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 53 54
Bracknell median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -45.65% +43.75%
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -17.14% -41.67% +74.83%

Software Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

Job postings citing Software Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bracknell.

Job vacancy trend for Software Testing in Bracknell

Software Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Testing in Bracknell