The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Warrington region that had 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
Tester
Rank - 40 -
Contract jobs requiring a Tester 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington - 0.53% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £313 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +5.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.19 £32.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-4.04% +160.00%
Tester
Cheshire

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
209 364 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 95.87% 97.07% 91.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 285 115
Median daily rate £500 £480 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £675 £644
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 21
Median hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £11.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £8.65 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £17.90 £24.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

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 Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Warrington region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) OpenUP
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (100.00%) Disclosure Scotland

Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) OpenUP
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle