Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 16 December 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.

Gurock TestRail
England > South West
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 194 204 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 - -
Contract jobs citing TestRail 9 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.16% 0.018% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.01% 0.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
South West median daily rate £223 - -
England median daily rate £438 £350 £500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -30.00% +66.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England 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 the South West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 890 973 979
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 16.13% 17.32% 15.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 566 674 704
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £297
90th Percentile £525 £537 £500
England median daily rate £463 £430 £413
% change year-on-year +7.62% +4.18% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 40 53
South West median hourly rate £41.15 £41.75 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.44% +0.60% +8.50%
10th Percentile £32.70 £24.72 £30.10
90th Percentile £49.65 £52.20 £44.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +8.11%

TestRail
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing TestRail as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for TestRail in the South West

TestRail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TestRail in the South West

TestRail
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TestRail within the South West region over the 6 months to 16 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 9 £223 -
TestRail
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing TestRail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for TestRail.

1 8 (88.89%) JIRA
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) HP
3 5 (55.56%) ISEB
3 5 (55.56%) Manual Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Mobile App
4 4 (44.44%) Test Management
4 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
4 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
5 3 (33.33%) Selenium
5 3 (33.33%) SDLC
6 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (22.22%) User Experience
6 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (22.22%) System Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Kanban
6 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
6 2 (22.22%) Scrum
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (11.11%) XML
7 1 (11.11%) Unix
7 1 (11.11%) CRM
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 1 (11.11%) Project Management
7 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
7 1 (11.11%) Confluence
7 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
7 1 (11.11%) REST

TestRail
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics 365
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) JIRA
2 3 (33.33%) Selenium
3 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
4 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst
1 8 (88.89%) Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Functional Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Functional Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) JSON
1 1 (11.11%) REST
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Mobile App
2 2 (22.22%) User Experience
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Manual Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
2 4 (44.44%) Test Management
3 3 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Kanban
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
4 2 (22.22%) System Testing
4 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) API Testing
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) ISEB
2 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
3 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft