Period
to 20 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire with a requirement for System Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited System Testing over the 6 months to 20 November 2018 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.

System Testing
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 15 24
Contract jobs citing System Testing 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire - 4.65% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 7.55% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Worcestershire median daily rate - £600 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +71.43% -
West Midlands median daily rate £344 £363 £350
% change year-on-year -5.17% +3.57% +7.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Worcestershire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 - -

System Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Worcestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 84 53 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 82.35% 61.63% 82.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 33 75
Worcestershire median daily rate £425 £250 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +70.00% -28.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £200 £128 £177
90th Percentile £475 £438 £533
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 4 10
Worcestershire median hourly rate £15.88 £50.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.25% +277.36% -26.39%
10th Percentile £10.98 £47.38 £11.42
90th Percentile £45.00 £57.00 £24.03
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £25.00 £17.12
% change year-on-year -36.60% +46.03% -14.40%

System Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

Job postings citing System Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire.

Job vacancy trend for System Testing in Worcestershire

System Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing System Testing in Worcestershire.

Contractor daily rate trend for System Testing in Worcestershire

System Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing in Worcestershire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for System Testing in Worcestershire