The first table below looks at the demand for Rational Functional Tester skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rational Functional Tester over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Hampshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational Functional Tester
Rank 116 109 98
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Contract jobs citing Rational Functional Tester 1 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.048% 0.28% 0.056%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.33% 1.63% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
306 306 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 14.76% 17.44% 14.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 192 127
Average daily rate £350 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £285 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 22 40
Average hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.75 £16.05 £27.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +8.00%
Rational Functional Tester
South East

Rational Functional Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Rational Functional Tester across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Rational Functional Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Rational Functional Tester
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Rational Functional Tester Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Rational Functional Tester
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Rational Functional Tester Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Rational Functional Tester
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Rational Functional Tester also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Rational Functional Tester.

1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Analysis

Rational Functional Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Rational Functional Tester also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Rational Functional Tester. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Analysis
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM