The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Mobile 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
Mobile Tester
UK / England
Rank 553 589 554
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -35
Contract jobs requiring a Mobile Tester 14 22 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.033% 0.046% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.049% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 18
Median daily rate £400 £325 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +3.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £246 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £363 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £331 £263
% change year-on-year
+4.15% +26.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
39610 45350 44481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.69% 95.07% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 26011 29610 27899
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1415 1523 1768
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £49.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Mobile Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Mobile Tester Jobs Demand Trend in England

Mobile Tester
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Mobile Tester Daily Rate Trend in England

Mobile Tester
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile Tester across the England region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Mobile Tester Daily Rate Histogram in England

Mobile Tester
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Mobile Tester Hourly Rate Trend in England

Mobile Tester
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Tester within the England region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +21 10 £425 +46.55% 3
South East +21 2 £345 -4.82%
South West - 2 - - 1
Mobile Tester
UK

Mobile Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

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

1 22 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 19 (57.58%) Android
2 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (54.55%) Mobile App
4 14 (42.42%) Appium
5 13 (39.39%) Calabash
5 13 (39.39%) QA
6 9 (27.27%) Selenium
6 9 (27.27%) Test Automation
7 8 (24.24%) Cucumber
7 8 (24.24%) BDD
8 7 (21.21%) Ruby
8 7 (21.21%) Java
9 6 (18.18%) Scrum
9 6 (18.18%) Functional Testing
10 5 (15.15%) Test Scripting
10 5 (15.15%) Automated Testing
10 5 (15.15%) JIRA
11 4 (12.12%) C#
11 4 (12.12%) Data Protection
11 4 (12.12%) WebDriver
12 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (9.09%) SoapUI
12 3 (9.09%) Automation Testing
12 3 (9.09%) ISEB
12 3 (9.09%) Web Services
12 3 (9.09%) Regression Testing
12 3 (9.09%) Performance Testing
12 3 (9.09%) Software Testing
12 3 (9.09%) TDD

Mobile Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) GitHub
2 1 (3.03%) Google Play
2 1 (3.03%) PaaS
2 1 (3.03%) TestFlight
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (42.42%) Appium
2 13 (39.39%) Calabash
3 9 (27.27%) Selenium
4 8 (24.24%) Cucumber
5 5 (15.15%) JIRA
6 4 (12.12%) WebDriver
7 3 (9.09%) SoapUI
8 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
8 2 (6.06%) Robotium
8 2 (6.06%) SpecFlow
9 1 (3.03%) Android Studio
9 1 (3.03%) HP UFT
9 1 (3.03%) LoadRunner
9 1 (3.03%) Protractor
9 1 (3.03%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
9 1 (3.03%) Xcode
General
1 1 (3.03%) Banking
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
1 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) Web Services
2 2 (6.06%) .NET
2 2 (6.06%) REST
3 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.03%) CSS
3 1 (3.03%) Gherkin
3 1 (3.03%) HTML
3 1 (3.03%) HTML5
3 1 (3.03%) Middleware
3 1 (3.03%) Node.js
3 1 (3.03%) OAuth
3 1 (3.03%) RESTful
3 1 (3.03%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (3.03%) SOAP
3 1 (3.03%) XML
3 1 (3.03%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 18 (54.55%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.03%) Fintech
2 1 (3.03%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 22 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 19 (57.58%) Android
3 1 (3.03%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (27.27%) Test Automation
3 8 (24.24%) BDD
4 6 (18.18%) Functional Testing
4 6 (18.18%) Scrum
5 5 (15.15%) Automated Testing
5 5 (15.15%) Test Scripting
6 4 (12.12%) Data Protection
7 3 (9.09%) Automation Testing
7 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (9.09%) Performance Testing
7 3 (9.09%) Regression Testing
7 3 (9.09%) Software Testing
7 3 (9.09%) TDD
8 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
8 2 (6.06%) Manual Testing
8 2 (6.06%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (6.06%) Security Testing
8 2 (6.06%) Test Planning
8 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) Java
1 7 (21.21%) Ruby
2 4 (12.12%) C#
3 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.06%) Objective-C
3 2 (6.06%) SQL
4 1 (3.03%) Python
4 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.03%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) ISEB
2 2 (6.06%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.03%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (39.39%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Apple
2 1 (3.03%) Google