Period
to 19 November 2017

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

Test Strategy
West Sussex > Crawley
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 34 51
Rank change year-on-year 0 +17 -
Contract jobs citing Test Strategy 1 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crawley 0.41% 1.09% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 1.20% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Crawley median daily rate - £353 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +28.18% -
West Sussex median daily rate £350 £350 £288
% change year-on-year - +21.74% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Crawley median hourly rate - - -
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year +11.76% - -

Test Strategy 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 Crawley with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Crawley
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 215 250 413
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crawley 88.11% 90.58% 87.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 166 325
Crawley median daily rate £400 £389 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.89% -2.81% +9.59%
10th Percentile £143 £240 £301
90th Percentile £563 £510 £538
West Sussex median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.90% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 12
Crawley median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +20.00% +167.86%
10th Percentile £14.29 £34.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £47.50 £50.00 £44.38
West Sussex median hourly rate £46.25 £35.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year +32.14% +17.65% +85.94%

Test Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend in Crawley

Job postings citing Test Strategy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Crawley.

Job vacancy trend for Test Strategy in Crawley

Test Strategy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Test Strategy in Crawley.

Contractor daily rate trend for Test Strategy in Crawley

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Test Strategy 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 Crawley region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) MiFID
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing

Test Strategy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Crawley 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) MiFID