The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wales region that had Functional Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Tester
Rank - 79 -
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Tester 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - 0.22% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £258 £280
% change year-on-year
+28.15% -8.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Functional Tester
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales 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
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
592 871 700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 98.50% 96.35% 97.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 598 483
Median daily rate £375 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £210 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £460 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 46 28
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.25 £28.73 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Functional Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Functional Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Functional Tester
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Functional Tester Daily Rate Trend in Wales