The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Warwickshire region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 38 31 41
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Tester 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.41% 0.80% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.89% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Median daily rate £338 £265 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.35% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £308 £304
% change year-on-year
+6.50% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.37 £29.00 £14.05
% change year-on-year
+18.51% +106.40%
Tester
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Warwickshire 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
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
461 337 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 94.08% 90.35% 93.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 183 157
Median daily rate £425 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £500 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 32 40
Median hourly rate £14.00 £22.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% +29.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £35.30 £29.32
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Tester
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Tester Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Tester
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Tester across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Tester Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

Tester
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Tester Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Tester
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tester within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rugby - 1 £275 -
Tester
West Midlands

Tester Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Warwickshire region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (70.00%) Maven
1 7 (70.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 7 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (70.00%) Selenium
1 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (70.00%) WebDriver
1 7 (70.00%) Open Source
1 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
1 7 (70.00%) Mobile App
1 7 (70.00%) Appium
2 6 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (60.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (10.00%) Test Management
4 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (10.00%) Change Data Capture
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (10.00%) ETL
4 1 (10.00%) ISEB
4 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (10.00%) SCADA
4 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Data Extraction

Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Appium
1 7 (70.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
1 7 (70.00%) Maven
1 7 (70.00%) Selenium
1 7 (70.00%) WebDriver
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (10.00%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (70.00%) Open Source
2 6 (60.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (10.00%) Change Data Capture
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) ETL
4 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Test Management
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB