The median contractor rate for a Test Leader was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Ipswich during the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Lead
Suffolk / Ipswich
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 23 -
Contract jobs requiring a Test Leader 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich - 1.67% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.68% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £330
% change year-on-year - +13.63%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £48.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -43.29% +38.57%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Ipswich. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Ipswich
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 95 179 159
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 97.94% 99.44% 97.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 112 104
Median daily rate £450 £363 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.13% -19.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £160 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 15
Median hourly rate £12.00 £11.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -26.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £16.60
% change year-on-year -5.40% +11.44%  

Test Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich that featured Test Leader in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Test Leader in Ipswich

Test Leader
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Test Leader in Ipswich