Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire 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 18 October 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.

Software Testing
East Midlands > Lincolnshire
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 20 -
Contract jobs citing Software Testing 0 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire - 4.70% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 6.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Lincolnshire median daily rate - £290 -
East Midlands median daily rate £225 £381 £310
% change year-on-year -40.98% +22.98% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Lincolnshire median hourly rate - £50.00 -
East Midlands median hourly rate - £50.00 -

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 Lincolnshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Lincolnshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 67 115 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 72.83% 77.18% 83.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 58 54
Lincolnshire median daily rate £350 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.68% -3.13% +10.34%
10th Percentile £273 £239 £271
90th Percentile £463 £520 £534
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 8
Lincolnshire median hourly rate £15.86 £17.50 £16.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.37% +4.20% +5.90%
10th Percentile £10.61 £11.00 £13.50
90th Percentile £43.50 £52.50 £31.60
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year +5.08% +5.36% -13.04%

Software Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Testing in Lincolnshire

Software Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Testing in Lincolnshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Software Testing in Lincolnshire