The first table below looks at the demand for the Tester role in IT contracts advertised for the Reigate region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Reigate region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tester
Rank 16 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs requiring a Tester 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reigate 2.38% 6.25% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.38% 6.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £300 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £303 £300
% change year-on-year
-0.82% +0.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £24.25
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +40.20%
Job Titles Category
Reigate
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42 16 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reigate 100.00% 100.00% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 10 24
Average daily rate £375 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £350 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £13.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -43.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Tester
Surrey

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Tester in the job title across the Reigate region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

Tester
Daily Rate Trend in Reigate

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

Tester Daily Rate Trend in Reigate

Tester
Hourly Rate Trend in Reigate

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

Tester Hourly Rate Trend in Reigate

Tester
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Reigate

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reigate region that cited Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Tester in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center

Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reigate region that cited Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
Reigate, Surrey
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Rate: £300 to £350 per day
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