Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 21 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 93
Contract jobs citing MSTest 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire - - 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Wiltshire median daily rate - - £319
South West median daily rate - - £405
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West 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 Wiltshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 147 201 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 11.69% 15.63% 8.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 136 103
Wiltshire median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% -5.41%
10th Percentile £312 £308 £285
90th Percentile £521 £541 £500
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Wiltshire median hourly rate £37.50 £22.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% -40.00% +31.58%
10th Percentile £36.25 £8.25 £30.20
90th Percentile £38.75 £38.75 £47.50
South West median hourly rate £41.15 £42.25 £41.25
% change year-on-year -2.60% +2.42% +13.32%

MSTest
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

Job postings citing MSTest as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire.

Job vacancy trend for MSTest in Wiltshire

MSTest
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MSTest in Wiltshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for MSTest in Wiltshire