Period
to 24 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Test Specialist was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Warwickshire during the 6 months to 24 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 Specialist
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 57 54
Contract jobs requiring a Test Specialist 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire - 0.23% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.24% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Warwickshire median daily rate - £300 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -30.23% -
West Midlands median daily rate - £300 £430
% change year-on-year - -30.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warwickshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire. 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
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 594 825 662
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 93.99% 93.96% 93.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 488 338
Warwickshire median daily rate £390 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.65% +10.71% +7.69%
10th Percentile £186 £250 £209
90th Percentile £538 £529 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year - +9.59% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 49 87
Warwickshire median hourly rate £23.72 £16.00 £22.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.22% -28.41% +35.45%
10th Percentile £12.13 £10.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £40.18 £25.20 £38.45
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.38 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +9.17% -14.29% +9.38%

Test Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Specialist in Warwickshire

Test Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Test Specialist in Warwickshire