Period
to 7 August 2020

The median contractor rate for a Test Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in York during the 6 months to 7 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 Engineer
6 months to
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 16 23
Contract jobs requiring a Test Engineer 0 4 1
As % of all contract jobs advertised in York - 3.54% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category - 3.57% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £333 -
North Yorkshire median daily rate - £333 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
North Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £40.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in York. 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
York
Contract vacancies in York with a recognized job title 66 112 119
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 100.00% 99.12% 93.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 83 94
Median daily rate £415 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.35% +21.43% +3.70%
10th Percentile £205 £174 £185
90th Percentile £525 £562 £500
North Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £363
% change year-on-year -5.88% +17.24% +6.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 6
Median hourly rate £24.00 £14.50 £16.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.52% -11.85% -8.61%
10th Percentile £15.20 £12.10 £14.02
90th Percentile £32.80 £35.00 £41.19
Median hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% -16.67% +50.00%

Test Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in York

Job postings that featured Test Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in York.

Job vacancy trend for Test Engineer in York

Test Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in York

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Test Engineer in York.

Daily rate trend for Test Engineer in York