Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for TestComplete skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited TestComplete over the 6 months to 21 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.

SmartBear Software TestComplete
England > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 368 390
Contract jobs citing TestComplete 0 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East - 0.060% 0.021%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.40% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 3
South East median daily rate - £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.45% -
England median daily rate £325 £425 £368
% change year-on-year -23.53% +15.65% -8.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South East median hourly rate - - £55.00
England median hourly rate - - £55.00

TestComplete 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 the South East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 3005 2522 2569
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.86% 15.17% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1829 1541 1565
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £310 £293 £263
90th Percentile £575 £525 £500
England median daily rate £451 £425 £403
% change year-on-year +6.00% +5.59% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 77 67
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26.00 £32.50 £25.95
90th Percentile £52.50 £59.31 £50.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing TestComplete as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for TestComplete in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing TestComplete in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for TestComplete in the South East

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing TestComplete in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for TestComplete in the South East