The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cumbria region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank - 25 -
Contract jobs requiring a Tester 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cumbria - 2.29% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £215 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £39.37 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-18.71% +38.14%
Tester
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cumbria 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
Cumbria
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
33 122 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cumbria 97.06% 93.13% 90.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 53 32
Median daily rate £600 £360 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £300 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £730 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 19 13
Median hourly rate £16.00 £47.71 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.46% +189.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.16 £16.00 £16.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £52.47 £26.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

Tester
Daily Rate Trend in Cumbria

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

Tester Daily Rate Trend in Cumbria

Tester
Hourly Rate Trend in Cumbria

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

Tester Hourly Rate Trend in Cumbria