The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hampshire region that had Applications Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Tester
Rank 117 116 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Tester 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.15% 0.19% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Median daily rate £250 £308 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.69% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £288 £275
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £12.50
Applications 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 Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1827 2020 1965
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.98% 94.92% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1163 1290 1118
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 139 112
Median hourly rate £20.50 £16.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.12% -23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.17 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.70 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Applications Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Applications Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Applications Tester
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Applications Tester Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Applications Tester
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Applications Tester Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Applications Tester
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Tester within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Southampton +9 1 £250 -19.35%
Applications Tester
South East

Applications Tester Skill Set
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, Applications 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 Hampshire region featuring Applications Tester in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Logistics
1 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) iPhone
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) ATDD
2 1 (33.33%) Build Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Testing
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD

Applications Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) iPhone
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Logistics
1 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Testing
2 1 (33.33%) ATDD
2 1 (33.33%) Build Automation
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories