Period
to 21 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a Senior Test Consultant was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Lancashire during the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

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.

Senior Test Consultant
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Test Consultant 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.15% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Lancashire median daily rate £350 - -
North West median daily rate £440 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Lancashire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Lancashire
Contract vacancies in Lancashire with a recognized job title 647 428 628
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.29% 94.90% 95.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 279 423
Lancashire median daily rate £450 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +6.45% -10.92%
10th Percentile £257 £263 £186
90th Percentile £593 £571 £550
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 43 68
Lancashire median hourly rate £25.12 £42.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.89% +11.84% +5.56%
10th Percentile £10.60 £14.69 £11.19
90th Percentile £50.10 £66.19 £59.31
North West median hourly rate £19.02 £18.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year +1.41% +17.19% -20.00%

Senior Test Consultant Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, Senior Test Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Lancashire region featuring Senior Test Consultant in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Data Transformation

Senior Test Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Transformation
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle