Period
to 19 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Test Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Test Planning over the 6 months to 19 September 2020 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.

Test Planning
South West > Bristol
6 months to
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 114 -
Contract jobs citing Test Planning 0 2 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Bristol - 0.10% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £320 -
South West median daily rate - £325 £425
% change year-on-year - -23.53% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £40.00 -

Test Planning 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 Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 461 1,635 1,696
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 82.47% 84.85% 84.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 1,046 1,141
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £285 £281 £275
90th Percentile £600 £606 £538
South West median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 64 53
Median hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% -15.29% +37.10%
10th Percentile £22.30 £13.55 £12.85
90th Percentile £55.00 £52.50 £68.50
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £41.53
% change year-on-year -17.65% +2.34% +5.14%

Test Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Test Planning as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Test Planning in Bristol

Test Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Test Planning in Bristol.

Daily rate trend for Test Planning in Bristol

Test Planning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Test Planning in Bristol.

Hourly rate trend for Test Planning in Bristol