The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Aberdeenshire region that had Senior Software Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Tester
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Software Tester 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeenshire - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Senior Software 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 Aberdeenshire 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
Aberdeenshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
12 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeenshire 80.00% - 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 2
Median daily rate £388 - £316
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 - £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%