The table below looks at the statistics for Rational Functional Tester skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rational Functional Tester over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational Functional Tester
Rank - 152 -
Contract jobs citing Rational Functional Tester 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.13% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 1.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £316
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +26.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Rational Functional Tester
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Development Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
489 428 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 13.32% 11.33% 9.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 254 178
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 1
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.82%

Rational Functional Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Rational Functional Tester as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Rational Functional Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Rational Functional Tester
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Rational Functional Tester Daily Rate Trend in the North West