Period
to 26 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Test Leader was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Suffolk during the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

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.

Test Lead
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 41 52
Contract jobs requiring a Test Leader 0 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk - 1.62% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.67% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Suffolk median daily rate - £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.19% -24.71%
East of England median daily rate £544 £381 £310
% change year-on-year +42.62% +22.98% -21.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Suffolk median hourly rate - £42.50 -
East of England median hourly rate - £42.50 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Suffolk
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 257 479 457
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 95.54% 96.96% 96.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 306 301
Suffolk median daily rate £393 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.65% +3.03% +5.10%
10th Percentile £130 £216 £225
90th Percentile £525 £575 £538
East of England median daily rate £409 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.19% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 32
Suffolk median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.38% +6.67% +22.45%
10th Percentile £10.85 £9.95 £10.80
90th Percentile £44.88 £36.63 £27.07
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.16 £20.00
% change year-on-year -13.19% +0.80% -4.76%

Test Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

Job postings that featured Test Leader in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Suffolk.

Job vacancy trend for Test Leader in Suffolk

Test Leader
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Test Leader in Suffolk.

Contractor daily rate trend for Test Leader in Suffolk

Test Leader
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Leader in Suffolk.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Test Leader in Suffolk