Period
to 13 August 2020

The median contractor rate for a Test Consultant was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear during the 6 months to 13 August 2020.

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 Consultant
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
13 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 68 -
Contract jobs requiring a Test Consultant 0 2 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear - 0.28% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £500 -
North East median daily rate £475 £500 -
% change year-on-year -5.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies in Tyne and Wear with a recognized job title 219 683 960
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.63% 95.26% 96.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 457 664
Median daily rate £438 £415 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.42% +9.21% +1.33%
10th Percentile £264 £190 £211
90th Percentile £615 £553 £575
North East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +2.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 30 18
Median hourly rate £35.00 £14.63 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +139.32% -33.52% -10.20%
10th Percentile £12.63 £10.24 £9.67
90th Percentile £60.35 £32.52 £43.75
Median hourly rate £35.00 £15.70 £15.35
% change year-on-year +122.93% +2.31% -26.05%

Test Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings that featured Test Consultant in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Test Consultant in Tyne and Wear

Test Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Test Consultant in Tyne and Wear.

Daily rate trend for Test Consultant in Tyne and Wear