The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South Yorkshire region that had Functional Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Tester
Rank - 60 -
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Tester 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - 0.18% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £338 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £280 £320
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 - -
Functional Tester
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South 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
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
587 530 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 95.45% 94.98% 92.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 377 212
Median daily rate £400 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 41 29
Median hourly rate £15.72 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £28.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Functional Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Functional Tester Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Functional Tester
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Functional Tester Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire