The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North Yorkshire region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tester
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
Rank - 35 -
Contract jobs requiring a Tester 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire - 0.48% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £250 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £320 £288
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +11.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.32 £106.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-81.90% +228.46%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North Yorkshire 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
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
162 202 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 98.78% 96.65% 96.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 107 145
Median daily rate £375 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £150 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £413 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 16
Median hourly rate £12.00 £19.88 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.62% +47.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.81 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £41.50 £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Tester
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Tester Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Tester
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Tester Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Tester Skill Set
Top 14 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 North Yorkshire region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Swagger
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio

Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
1 1 (33.33%) BDD
1 1 (33.33%) Coaching
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
North Yorkshire
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