Period
to 20 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a Senior Test Consultant was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

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.

Senior Test Consultant
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 201 - 215
Rank change year-on-year - +215 -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Test Consultant 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.020% - 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% - 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Yorkshire median daily rate - - £425
England median daily rate £388 £425 £488
% change year-on-year -8.82% -12.82% +17.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 4,699 4,108 5,574
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.90% 97.09% 96.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,122 2,641 3,741
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £256 £263
90th Percentile £538 £545 £550
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 127 170
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £13.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.92% -3.70% +3.85%
10th Percentile £9.63 £8.90 £8.96
90th Percentile £42.41 £29.05 £31.50
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -2.63% +6.92%

Senior Test Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Senior Test Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Test Consultant in Yorkshire

Senior Test Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Test Consultant within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Senior Test Consultant
England

Senior Test Consultant Skill Set
Top 8 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, Senior Test Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Senior Test Consultant in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

Senior Test Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA