The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Aberdeen region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank - - 21
Contract jobs requiring a Tester 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen - - 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £328
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +5.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.19 £32.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-4.04% +160.00%
Tester
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
29 30 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 93.55% 88.24% 91.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 62
Median daily rate £275 £425 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% +37.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £163 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £625 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +23.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Aberdeen region that featured Tester in the job title.

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Tester
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Tester across the Aberdeen region.

Tester Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen