The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Canary Wharf region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tester
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Tester 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.60% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.80% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £320 £288
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +11.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.32 £106.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-81.90% +228.46%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf 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
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
111 109 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 88.80% 89.34% 95.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 85 68
Median daily rate £550 £480 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 £29.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.41% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Tester
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Tester Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Tester
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Tester Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Tester Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Canary Wharf region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Sybase
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) Informatica
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) JBehave
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) Test Planning

Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) JBehave
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Informatica
1 1 (50.00%) Sybase