The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Home Counties region that had Senior Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Tester
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Tester 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £400 £310
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +29.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Senior 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 Home Counties 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
Home Counties
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11 12 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties 78.57% 75.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 11
Median daily rate £415 £350 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% -30.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Senior Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

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

Senior Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties