The first table below looks at the demand for the Functional Tester role in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Functional Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Tester
Rank 121 - 135
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Tester 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.041% - 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% - 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £275 £175
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +57.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2199 2205 2809
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 89.83% 91.46% 89.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1027 967 1034
Average daily rate £365 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 84 112
Average hourly rate £17.07 £20.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.73% +2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £11.00 £14.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.40 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.94%
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Functional Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Functional Tester in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Functional Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Functional Tester Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Functional Tester across the Berkshire region.

Functional Tester Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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Top 1 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Functional Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Functional Tester in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL

Functional Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Functional Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Functional Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL