The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Redhill region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 15 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs requiring a Tester 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Redhill 4.48% 3.03% -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.55% 3.03% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £300 £313 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £300 £305
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +140.00%
Tester
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Redhill 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
Redhill
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
66 33 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Redhill 98.51% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 14 8
Median daily rate £390 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% +26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £313 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 1
Median hourly rate £22.50 £14.00 £8.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.71% +60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Redhill

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Redhill

Tester
Daily Rate Trend in Redhill

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

Tester Daily Rate Trend in Redhill

Tester
Hourly Rate Trend in Redhill

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

Tester Hourly Rate Trend in Redhill

Tester Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Redhill

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 Redhill region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded C++
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) Exploratory Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Appium
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium

Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Redhill 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 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Appium
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Exploratory Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded C++
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script