The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Buckinghamshire region that had Senior Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Tester
Rank - 84 -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Tester 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - 0.082% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.085% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £320 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £383 £329
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +16.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Senior Tester
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
925 1182 1214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 96.15% 97.04% 95.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 485 600 689
Median daily rate £400 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 39 69
Median hourly rate £12.00 £16.82 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.65% +12.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £42.50 £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Senior Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Senior Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Senior Tester
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Senior Tester Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire