The table below looks at the statistics for Rational Functional Tester skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational Functional Tester
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Rational Functional Tester 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £525 £325
% change year-on-year
-30.95% +61.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Rational Functional Tester
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Development Applications Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
85 73 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 21.52% 17.18% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 47 13
Average daily rate £308 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 4 1
Average hourly rate £39.13 £37.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.74% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.97% -1.33%

Rational Functional Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Rational Functional Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Rational Functional Tester
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Rational Functional Tester Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire