The table below looks at the statistics for the Tester role in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Tester
Rank 43 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Tester 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 0.79% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £302 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.78% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £14.05 £29.25
% change year-on-year
+106.40% -51.96%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Warrington 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
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
356 198 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 93.19% 90.83% 94.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 118 49
Average daily rate £475 £480 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.04% +37.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £204 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £635 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 22 5
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.50 £12.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 £35.75 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Tester
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Tester Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

Tester
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Tester Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

Tester
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Business Transformation
2 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) JD Edwards
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Web Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting

Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Business Transformation
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) ERP
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Web Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) JD Edwards
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