Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe 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 22 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
Buckinghamshire > High Wycombe
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 21
Contract jobs citing Software Testing 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe - - 2.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
High Wycombe median daily rate - - £375
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £328 £388 £338
% change year-on-year -15.48% +14.81% +22.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
High Wycombe median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £38.25 £27.00
% change year-on-year - +41.67% -

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 High Wycombe with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
High Wycombe
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 69 56 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 74.19% 83.58% 84.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 35 57
High Wycombe median daily rate £363 £343 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.84% -8.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £160 £126 £164
90th Percentile £518 £525 £525
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £409 £375
% change year-on-year -2.14% +9.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 14 6
High Wycombe median hourly rate £27.00 £17.06 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +58.24% +39.29% +11.36%
10th Percentile £11.25 £9.97 £9.23
90th Percentile £37.04 £51.20 £40.75
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.66 £15.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year +11.07% -7.69% +30.00%

Software Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in High Wycombe

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Testing in High Wycombe

Software Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Testing in High Wycombe