Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for ISTQB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 20 January 2019 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.

International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
West Yorkshire > Bradford
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 29 33
Contract jobs citing ISTQB 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford - 0.46% 0.41%
As % of the Qualifications category - 5.56% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Bradford median daily rate - - £275
West Yorkshire median daily rate £342 £305 £298
% change year-on-year +12.13% +2.52% -0.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bradford median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

ISTQB is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Bradford
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 18 18 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 5.77% 8.29% 11.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 16
Bradford median daily rate £375 £335 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.94% -8.22% -7.59%
10th Percentile £178 £177 £231
90th Percentile £451 £529 £423
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +6.25% +9.59% -6.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Bradford median hourly rate £15.75 - £20.97
10th Percentile £14.38 - £13.99
90th Percentile £17.13 - £26.94
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £14.65 £13.00
% change year-on-year +4.44% +12.69% -16.13%

ISTQB
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

Job postings citing ISTQB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bradford.

Job vacancy trend for ISTQB in Bradford

ISTQB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ISTQB in Bradford.

Contractor daily rate trend for ISTQB in Bradford