Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for MSTest skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MSTest over the 6 months to 23 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.

Microsoft MSTest
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 81 -
Contract jobs citing MSTest 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire - 0.33% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 2.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
South Yorkshire median daily rate - £245 -
Yorkshire median daily rate £288 £250 £271
% change year-on-year +15.00% -7.83% +0.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

MSTest 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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 118 192 157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 14.13% 15.85% 15.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 147 123
South Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.18% - +41.67%
10th Percentile £309 £313 £310
90th Percentile £638 £575 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £413 £365
% change year-on-year - +13.01% +7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £45.00 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £42.50 £13.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +214.81% -66.25% +14.51%