The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Gatwick region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Tester 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £37.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+17.56% +23.33%
Tester
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Gatwick 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
Gatwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
61 77 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 96.83% 95.06% 87.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 57 11
Median daily rate £400 £325 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +10.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 3
Median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% +172.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Tester
Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Tester Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

Tester Skill Set
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 Gatwick region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) SAP CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) Black-Box Testing
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
1 1 (50.00%) Defect Tracking

Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP CRM
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Black-Box Testing
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP