Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for TestRail skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited TestRail over the 6 months to 18 August 2018 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.

Gurock TestRail
South East > Kent
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 60 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 - -
Contract jobs citing TestRail 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.23% 0.18% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.33% 0.74% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Kent median daily rate £500 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.86% - -
South East median daily rate £325 £288 £325
% change year-on-year +13.04% -11.54% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

TestRail is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 75 135 162
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 17.52% 24.91% 23.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 98 106
Kent median daily rate £400 £345 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.94% +3.37% -4.64%
10th Percentile £281 £311 £228
90th Percentile £454 £429 £725
South East median daily rate £438 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 3
Kent median hourly rate £40.50 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £34.25 £42.50 £33.20
90th Percentile £45.38 £47.50 £148.20
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -5.56% +12.50%

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing TestRail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for TestRail.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) MSTest
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (100.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Appium

TestRail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Appium
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) MSTest
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL