The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Birmingham region that had Lead 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
Lead Tester
Rank 70 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Tester 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.13% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £384 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.23% +13.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Lead Tester
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
744 704 725
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 97.13% 97.10% 95.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 481 439 401
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 31 45
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.93 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.80 £42.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Lead Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Lead Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Lead Tester
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Lead Tester Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Lead Tester Skill Set
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, Lead Tester contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region featuring Lead Tester in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Retail Banking
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

Lead Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Retail Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP